Windows Secure Workshop Description
Windows Secure Workshop is not a security application worthy of your trust. Windows Secure Workshop is a bogus anti-spyware program, which was designed by cybercriminals with the only intention to swindle PC users out of their money. In order to benefit from innocent Internet users, Windows Secure Workshop uses tricky methods. Windows Secure Workshop attempts to trick affected PC users into thinking they have serious computer problems.
After successful installation on the compromised PC, Windows Secure Workshop initiates bogus system scans and malware reports. Windows Secure Workshop shows a long list of various malware infections supposedly found on the affected computer system in order to frighten PC users into believing their computers have been affected by several malware threats. Your computer might be corrupted by any of these malware infections, but the most dangerous infection existing on your computer is Windows Secure Workshop itself, which needs to be eliminated with a legitimate anti-malware application. Sadly, Windows Secure Workshop may be difficult to detect and remove by many anti-virus software because it can block legitimate security and Windows programs. Therefore, you need to select a trustworthy and powerful anti-malware tool for full removal of Windows Secure Workshop.
Type: Rogue AntiSpyware Programs
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Windows Secure Workshop Removal Details
Windows Secure Workshop has typically the following processes in memory:
- %AppData%\Inspector-[RANDOM CHARACTERS].exe
- %AppData%\Protector-[RANDOM 3 CHARACTERS].exe
Windows Secure Workshop creates the following files in the system:
- %CommonPrograms%\Windows Secure Workshop.lnk
- %DesktopDir%\Windows Secure Workshop.lnk
Windows Secure Workshop creates the following registry entries:
- HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings “WarnOnHTTPSToHTTPRedirect” = 0
- HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “Inspector”
- HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System “DisableRegistryTools” = 0
- HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Settings “UID” = mksu7xhdyq
- HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System “DisableTaskMgr” = 0
- HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Settings “net” = u_2012-08-12_1
- HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\[RANDOM CHARACTERS].exe