Security Cleaner Pro

Security Cleaner Pro Description

Type: Rogue Anti-Virus Program

ScreenshotSecurity Cleaner Pro is a made up security program. Security Cleaner Pro is part of a well known scam that involves taking over the victim's computer and claiming that it has become infected with numerous viruses, Trojans and worms. These types of infections are Trojans that pretend to be legitimate security programs in order to abduct money from novice PC users. If Security Cleaner Pro is installed on your computer, this indicates that your machine has become exposed to malware. Remove Security Cleaner Pro immediately and ignore all of its attempts to extort money from you or your loved ones.

Security Cleaner Pro is the Latest Version of an Old Rogue Security Program

Security Cleaner Pro belongs to a large family of rogue security software named FakeRean. The rogue security applications in this family of threats include Windows Antivirus 2008, Vista Antivirus 2008, Antivirus Pro 2009, AntiSpy Safeguard, ThinkPoint, Spyware Protection 2010, Internet Antivirus 2011, Palladium Pro, XP Anti-Virus 2011, CleanThis, PC Clean Pro, XP Home Security 2012, Windows Clear Problems, XP Security 2012, Antivirus PRO 2015. Security Cleaner Pro and its clones carry out the same basic scam and only differ in the individual programs' names and interface. Security Cleaner Pro is used to scam computer users. Security Cleaner Pro carries out a variety of unsafe tasks on the victim's computer. Security Cleaner Pro blocks access to the victim's files, displays numerous irritating error messages and attempts to convince the computer user that it is imperative to purchase a 'full version' of Security Cleaner Pro.

What Security Cleaner Pro Do to Your Machine

If Security Cleaner Pro is installed on your computer, Security Cleaner Pro will cause various symptoms, most of which are designed to trick computer users into believing that dozens or even hundreds of viruses and Trojans have infected the victim's computer. Security Cleaner Pro displays numerous fake error messages, bogus system scans and blocks access to certain websites and files (usually those associated with computer security). If Security Cleaner Pro is housed on your machine, you can stop its symptoms using the activation code YKGVWHVSFETPXBIMDXUJSUYGPRADAOHZ. However, it is important to remember that this code will not remove Security Cleaner Pro or its associated files. Rather, it will only stop its symptoms temporarily, allowing you time to remove this threatening rogue security application from your computer. Removal of Security Cleaner Pro should be carried out with the help of an authentic and updated anti-malware removal tool. Security Cleaner Pro will often be associated with other types of threats, meaning that a full scan of your computer is highly recommended.ScreenshotScreenshotScreenshotScreenshotScreenshotScreenshotScreenshot

Technical Information

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SpyHunter Detects & Remove Security Cleaner Pro

File System Details

Security Cleaner Pro creates the following file(s):
# File Name MD5 Detection Count
1 %StartMenu%\Programs\Startup\shl.exe N/A
2 %AppData%\shl.exe N/A
3 shl.exe 4cb4d82bd5419e771b90a078a40f0818 0

Registry Details

Security Cleaner Pro creates the following registry entry or registry entries:
Registry key
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Protection
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run "ProtSoftware Inc" = "%AppData%\shl.exe"

More Details on Security Cleaner Pro

The following messages associated with Security Cleaner Pro were found:
Warning message from your Internet browser. This page is under virus attack.
This may crash your system.

This may be caused by:

Virus content founded at this site is trying to install its components.
Malicious & unknown network processes are determined.
Your system is under virus attack.
Negative references from other citizens concerning this web page.
Your system ports and backdoors have been checked by visited page for external access.

Recommendations:

Obtain a license for "Security Cleaner Pro" to protect your PC for the safest browsing Internet pages (desirable)

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