Saturday, January 22, 2011

Remove Windows Scan fraudware that belongs to largest fake PC optimizers family

Windows Scan (WindowsScan) download and even installation is a predestination for dozens of trojans. Some of them serve this program on exclusive terms while other trojans attempt to upload a bunch of malignant programs.  Some of them lure users into infecting their PCs with their own hands while other trojans drop it via backdoor exploit.
Get rid of Windows Scan as another tool for tricking users based on faking multipurpose computer improving solution. Its nearest predecessor from which it has probably been cloned is DiskDefragmenter badware. They both belong to the largest group of programs that pretend to optimize computers without referring to virus threats. Click here to perform thorough PC scan followed by Windows Scan removal, as well as extermination of other threats.

Windows Scan screenshot:

Windows Scan remover:

Windows Scan manual removal guide:
Delete Windows Scan files:
%UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\WindowsScan
%UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\WindowsScan\Uninstall WindowsScan.lnk
%UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\WindowsScan\WindowsScan.lnk
%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\Application Data\[random].exe
Delete Windows Scan registry entries:

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “[random].exe”
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “[random]”

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