PC Live Guard

PC Live Guard Description

ScreenshotPC Live Guard is a fake anti-spyware program that may tamper with a computer's security settings and end essential security related processes. PC Live Guard belongs to the FakeVimes family and propagates via malware such as a Trojan Downloader. Once PC Live Guard is inside a system, PC Live Guard will conduct a system scan, display random warning notifications and display annoying pop-up adverts. This is all done to convince you that you have several malware infections on your computer system, which can only be removed with PC Live Guard. All the scan reports and virus alerts are fabricated and not to be taken seriously.

Some known clones of PC Live Guard include Virus Melt, Presto TuneUp, Fast Antivirus 2009, Extra Antivirus, Windows Security Suite, Smart Virus Eliminator, Packed.Generic.245, Volcano Security Suite, Windows Enterprise Suite, Enterprise Suite, Additional Guard, Live PC Care, Live Enterprise Suite, Security Antivirus, My Security Wall, CleanUp Antivirus, Smart Security, Windows Protection Suite, Windows Work Catalyst.

Aliases: TROJ_FRAUDLO.RT [TrendMicro], Trojan/Downloader.FraudLoad.giv, Trojan Horse [Symantec], High Risk Fraudulent Security Program, Trojan.Generic, Trj/Zlob.KH [Panda], Trojan.Dldr.FraudLoad.giv [McAfee-GW-Edition], Trojan-Downloader.Win32.FraudLoad.giv [K7AntiVirus], Trojan-Downloader.Win32.FraudLoad [Ikarus], W32/Basine.C!tr.dldr [Fortinet], Trojan.DownLoad1.27237 [DrWeb], TrojanDownloader.FraudLoad.gi [CAT-QuickHeal], Downloader.Generic9.AFXA [AVG], Win32:Malware-gen [Avast] and Trojan/Win32.FraudLoad [Antiy-AVL].

Technical Information

Screenshots & Other Imagery

PC Live Guard Image 1 PC Live Guard Image 2 PC Live Guard Image 3 PC Live Guard Image 4

File System Details

PC Live Guard creates the following file(s):
# File Name Size MD5 Detection Count
1 PCcd7b.exe 1,916,928 1359adb9acb9971a2508dbdd7f3471b1 5
2 PC11e0.exe 1,916,928 19d004006d780a44c1e4d94b952ce05a 0
3 PCccec.exe 1,914,368 bc917c276905c37bdbed031a37dca870 0
4 PC0a1a.exe 1,943,552 d05f6d5220a7f51ff946e250107d1ac2 0
5 PC7aee.exe 1,925,632 590b60962326a77b922341221216b191 0
6 PC0f69.exe 1,916,928 8e27e30e3606afd6b80745d18d071bbc 0
7 PCd744.exe 1,916,928 332cfa42693383f33b9cecf9da697d78 0
8 PCce94.exe 1,917,440 ecca12e4192e09a4a20227c06f1c2dc6 0

Registry Details

PC Live Guard creates the following registry entry or registry entries:
Directory
%AppData%\PC Live Guard

Site Disclaimer

Enigmasoftware.com is not associated, affiliated, sponsored or owned by the malware creators or distributors mentioned on this article. This article should NOT be mistaken or confused in being associated in any way with the promotion or endorsement of malware. Our intent is to provide information that will educate computer users on how to detect, and ultimately remove, malware from their computer with the help of SpyHunter and/or manual removal instructions provided on this article.

This article is provided "as is" and to be used for educational information purposes only. By following any instructions on this article, you agree to be bound by the disclaimer. We make no guarantees that this article will help you completely remove the malware threats on your computer. Spyware changes regularly; therefore, it is difficult to fully clean an infected machine through manual means.

One Comment

  • Ericka:

    what if I paid for this program how can I get a refund and stop these pop ups

Leave a Reply

Please DO NOT use this comment system for support or billing questions. For SpyHunter technical support requests, please contact our technical support team directly by opening a customer support ticket via your SpyHunter. For billing issues, please refer to our "Billing Questions or Problems?" page. For general inquiries (complaints, legal, press, marketing, copyright), visit our "Inquiries and Feedback" page.