What is USBCillin
USBCillin claims to be a security software, whcih has been designed to protect you from viruses that spread through the autorun function of the USB drives.
However, reports state that this claim is false. Many labs have confirmed that USBcillin has the capabilities of making changes to your registry values and behaves like a virus. You might want to remove USBcillin from your system because it does not do anything to protect you but instead can cause a damage to the performance of your system.
As per the claims of USBCillin…..
USBcillin is a software that protects your PC from autorun.inf virus that infects your PC when you plug in infected USB Drive. USBcillin automatically scans the autorun.inf file and search for the linked exe/com/bat file in the drive and deletes it. USBcillin also fixes different windows registry that are changed by USB drive viruses. USBcillin allows you to access your Control Panel Task Manager, Hidden Files, System Files etc that USB-Drive viruses blocks you from accessing. USBcillin also changes the Internet Explorer Title to default.USBcillin is not a Virus.
But remember, all these claims are false.
Technical Details of USBCillin
- Full name: USBCillin
- Date Appeared: May 2009
- Characteristic: Rogue security program
Do I need to remove USBCillin
You can yourself search your computer manually, but it is not recommended unless you are a tech-geek. To save time and effort, we recommend you to download a FREE Scanner.
The best way for the removal of USBCillin is to install a good quality Anti-spyware Program and scan your system for any USBCillin infections.
Automatic removal of USBCillin is always good and complete as compared to any attempts to manually remove USBCillin, which may sometime lead to erroneous results. If you are not completely aware of all the files and registry entries used by this rogue anti-spyware, then we do not recommend you to attempt for the manual removal of USBCillin.
Instructions to get rid of USBCillin
If you really want to remove the USBCillin infection on your system manually then proceed as follows.
Step 1: Kill the USBCillin Processes – Learn how to do that
Step 2: Remove USBCillin files, folders and all associated USBCillin DLL files:Learn how to do that
%profile%application datamicrosoftinternet explorerquick launchregistrydoctor2008.lnk
Step 3: Uninstall USBCillin registry entries: Learn how to do that
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINEsoftwaremicrosoftwindowscurrentversioninternet settings5.0user agentpost platform 3p_urgd 126.96.36.199