Windows Web Shield is a rogue anti-spyware program from the Rogue.FakeVimes virus family. This program fills the cell in the category of fake anti-viruses. It displays false information in order to trick you into purchasing its so-called licensed copy of the program. This infection is being actively promoted through the Web. One can have the computer infected if visiting the web sites that state they are online anti-virus scanners. These phony scanners pretend to check your computer system for insecure objects. When this trick is accomplished, it will tell that your computer has numerous infections and that you need to download anti-virus program to clean your computer. Note, that if you run into a web page that states that your computer is infected, do not treat this information seriously. The majority of such pages are malicious. Most of them contain rogue scripts that are injected into your PC. This rogue can penetrate into your computer even if you visit the reliable sites but hacked before.
Once Windows Web Shield is installed on your computer it will be configured to start automatically. When this badware scans your computer it will detect numerous infections and then prompt you to uninstall them. When you try get rid of them and click the button “Remove”, though, it will state you need to purchase the full program first. Do not hurry up to do it. You will not clean your PC by means of this evil tool. Moreover, the machine will become vulnerable for other malicious intrusions. If you transfer the money for the benefit of these cyber crooks you will support them for the development of other rogue samples.
To cut the long story short, Windows Web Shield is a scam that was created as a tool to rob you causing an illusion that your computer is severely infected. You should avoid purchasing this program, and if you already have, contact your credit card company and dispute the charge, indicating that it is scam. To remove Windows Web Shield and related malware, please follow the steps in the removal guide below.
Windows Web Shield automatic remover:
- In Windows Web Shield click “?” Menu button and click “Register”.
- Paste this product key – 0W000-000B0-00T00-E0022 exactly as shown at the image below, then click “Register“.
- Afer registration download GridinSoft Trojan Killer without any blockages on the part of the hoax, scan your computer with GridinSoft Trojan Killer and get rid of all threats identified by clicking “Apply” button upon the end of scan.
- Reboot your PC and repeat scan.