What is Virus Shield 2009
Virus Shield 2009, is a typical scareware software. IT uses all the tricks used by such software to scare you by raising false alarms that your PC is infected with lot sof viruses and malware. It then offers you to clean your system if you purchase its full licensed version.
Virus Shield 2009 uses the services of some trojans like Vundo already present in your system thanks to some security weaknesses. It displays lots of fake scan results and warning messages that your system in infected.
If you are getting such messages then yes, you are infected. But the chances 0re that the biggest infection is Virus Shield 2009 itself. And you need to take urgent action for its removal from your system.
Technical Details of Virus Shield 2009
- Full name: Virus Shield 2009, VirusShield 2009
- Date Appeared: Jun 2009
- Characteristic: Rogue security program
- URL: http:Virus Shield 2009.com
Do I need to remove Virus Shield 2009
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 Virus Shield 2009 is to install a good quality Anti-spyware Program and scan your system for any Virus Shield 2009 infections.
Automatic removal of Virus Shield 2009 is always good and complete as compared to any attempts to manually remove Virus Shield 2009, 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 Virus Shield 2009.
Instructions to get rid of Virus Shield 2009
If you really want to remove the Virus Shield 2009 infection on your system manually then proceed as follows.
Step 1: Kill the Virus Shield 2009 Processes – Learn how to do that
Step 2: Remove Virus Shield 2009 files, folders and all associated Virus Shield 2009 DLL files:Learn how to do that
Step 3: Uninstall Virus Shield 2009 registry entries: Learn how to do that
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “Virus Shield 2009″
Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\Virus Shield 2009
Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Virus Shield 2009