What is System Care Antivirus?
Beware of the likes of System Care Antivirus, because this new fake antivirus program comes with one objective in mind – your money. It belongs to the same group of fake AVs as Disk Antivirus Professional, Live Security Platinum, System Progressive Protection and many others. This family of rogue antispyware applications is called WinWebSec, and a new release from this group appears three or four times a year on average. System Care Antivirus looks just like its predecessors, because it tries to pass for a legitimate computer security application. Unfortunately, it is a dangerous system threat, so you need to remove System Care Antivirus from the PC right now.
Avasoft Antivirus Professional and other malicious application now have a sibling named System Care Antivirus. The malware does exactly the same as their “older siblings” – it deceives Windows users into thinking that they need its fake full version. The “full” version is said to be able to delete the infections and guarantee that the system will be protected. However, System Care Antivirus cannot do anything it says because it is only able to simulated processes of a genuine security tool.
System Care Antivirus is Fake Antispyware
System Care Antivirus professionally pretends that it can investigate the computer’s system. You will see how the rogue “scans” the system and displays imaginary infections. You may find that the system is supposedly infected with key loggers, worms, Trojans and other dangerous infections. Additionally, to sound more convincing, the rogue produces bogus warning such as errors and security alerts. The information the messages contain cannot not be trusted, because this is the way how System Care Antivirus wants to force you to pay money for its simulated full version. Do not make any money transfers, because you will suffer money loss. However, you will not lose anything if you remove System Care Antivirus from your computer as soon as you notice its attempts to terrorize you.
How System Care Antivirus enters the Computer?
System Care Antivirus enters the system behind your back. It can be distributed by Trojans, spam email messages or engineered messages on social networking websites. Whenever you click a link to an unfamiliar website, there is a possibility that a thing like might be waiting for you. Also, being infected with System Care Antivirus means that you are most probably infected with other malware as well. That is not to say, that malware in question is the one displayed in System Care Antivirus system scan results. The fake AV performs a full system scan in order to make you think that it can remove malware and you must purchase a full version of the program.Download Removal Toolto remove System Care Antivirus
If you close the fake AV and decide to ignore it, that does not solve the problem. System Care Antivirus continues to display fake security notifications that pop up every now and then:
Finally, while System Care Antivirus is running it will also display a variety of fake security alerts that are designed to make you think your computer has a serious virus problem. Some of the messages you may see include:
These fake messages do not disappear unless you remove System Care Antivirus. If you continue to ignore the fake AV, it blocks your programs and even does not allow you to access certain webpages. The rogue exhibits such behavior for two main reasons: one, it wants you to reveal your credit card information by purchasing the license, so it makes an impression that using System Care Antivirus is the only way to solve your problems; and two – the fake AV does not want you to remove it from your PC.
How to remove System Care Antivirus?
The easiest way to get rid of System Care Antivirus is to delete it automatically. Everything is done by an antispyware tool. You should acquire a certified antimalware application which will delete the rogue and protect the system against further infections. This way of removal is also convenient, because you do not have to find all the components of the rogue and remove them manually – the antispyware does that for you. It removes only the malignant components of System Care Antivirus without causing damage to the system. If you attempt to delete the rogue on your own, you might impair the system seriously which might end up with a total crash of the system.
To remove System Care Antivirus from your system, you should activate it with this registration key:
Once the fake AV is activated, it stops sending you fake security notifications, and you can run your programs again. However, this improvement is only temporary, and if you do not want to go through the same symptoms again, you have to make use of the registration, and delete System Care Antivirus at once.
Perform a full system scan with SpyHunter free scanner to check the exact locations of System Care Antivirus’s files, if you are going to remove the rogue manually. Nevertheless, if you are not an experienced computer user, you should acquire a computer security program that would remove System Care Antivirus for you automatically. Do it all it takes to protect your PC from serious threats.Download Removal Toolto remove System Care Antivirus
Manual System Care Antivirus Removal Method
Manual System Care Antivirus Removal method is another way of removing this nasty virus but this way is not automatic. You’ll need to take care of everything by yourself.
P.S If you are not an advanced computer user, this removal method is not for you.
1. StopSystem Care Antivirus Spyware active processes .
To do that, you need to download Process Explorer on your computer and save it as “explorer.exe”. Run this tool, and end System Care Antivirus malware processes
2. Now your need to find and remove these System Care Virus files from your computer :
%Desktopdir%\System Care Antivirus.lnk
%Programs%\System Care Antivirus\systemcareantivirus.lnk
3. Next step is to edit the registry and remove System Care Virus entries.
To run registry editor, click on “Start—>Run” type, “regedit” and click OK button.
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\System Care Antivirus\UninstallString “%AppData%\[Random]\[Random].exe” -u
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\System Care Antivirus
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\System Care Antivirus\ShortcutPath “%AppData%\[Random]\[Random].exe” -u
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\System Care Antivirus\DisplayIcon %AppData%\[Random]\[Random].exe,0
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\System Care Antivirus\DisplayName System Care Antivirus
After following above steps, please restart your computer and see If you face any further problems