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Tuesday, March 11, 2014

How to Manually Remove Windows Security Booster Rogue?

Windows Security Booster Could Drive You Insane

1. This rogue gets installed compulsively.
2. This rogue runs automatically when the windows launches.
3. This rogue disguises itself as a legit security tool.
4. This rogue pops up a fake scan result to rip you off.
5. This rogue tricks you into purchasing its license.

What is Windows Security Booster?

Windows Security Booster is a fake antivirus program from Rogue family created to rip inexperienced users off. This program precisely what all rogue viruses out there do. Having much in common with Windows Protection Booster, Windows Ultimate Booster, Windows Activity Booster and other similar rogue viruses invading users’ computers frequently, Windows Security Booster pretends to be a legitimate computer protection tool providing system safeguard.

A growing number of computer issues appear on your machine? And you are recommended to “activate Windows Security Booster to ultimate protection against identity theft, viruses, malware and other threats”?Do not be taken in. Windows Security Booster display a bogus report of your computer status, tending to rip you off and it won’t help protect your computer at all. For the sake of your computer security, you are supposed to erase Windows Security Booster infection as soon as possible.

Uninstall Windows Security Booster Without Pain

Manual Removal Tips:

Step 1. Get your computer into safe mode with networking

Boot up your computer, tap "F8" key constantly before Windows launches, choose “Safe Mode with Networking” and press Enter to get in safe mode with networking.

Step 2. Uninstall unwanted program
Open Control Panel from Start menu. Try to find out Windows Security Booster and uninstall.

Step 3 . Stop malicious processes
Press CTRL+ALT+DLE to launch Task Manager

Step 4. Delete relevant registry entries

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run""= "%AppData%\.exe"
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run""= "%AppData%\.exe"
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Associations "LowRiskFileTypes"=".zip;.rar;.nfo;.txt;.exe;.bat;.com;.cmd;.reg;.msi;.htm;.html;.gif;.bmp;.jpg;.avi;.mpg;.mpeg;.mov;.mp3;.m3u;.wav;"
Step 5. Delete related files

%UsersProfile%\Application Data%\temp%\scanprotect\bin\[random chracteristic].exe
%UsersProfile%\Application Data%\roaming%\[random chracteristic].exe
%ProgramFiles%\[random chracteristic].exe
Step 6. Reboot your computer normally to check with the effectiveness.

Video Guide- Removing Windows Security Booster Easily (Reference)

Good to Know: Manual removal is a tough task if you are not familiar with registry entries stuff and should you run into any puzzle that block your removal process, you are welcome to carry out an automatic removal with SpyHunter from here.

Automatic Removal Tips:

Step 1: Download removaltool SpyHunter


Step 2: Install SpyHunter after downloading

Step 3: Run SpyHunter and start a full scan

Step 4: Show the scan result and then delete all detected item

Good to Know: Manual removal is an efficient way to get rid of Windows Security Booster Rogue. But if you are not familiar with manual operation, please feel free to download  SpyHunter for automatic help right now!