What is WinDefender 2008

WinDefender 2008, also known as WinDefender2008 or Win Defender 2008 or Win Defender2008, is a rogue anti-spyware program, whose primary purpoe is to rob you of your money. It is not an actual anti-spyware program. It usually comes to your PC bundled with some codec or rogue media player file, which you might have innocently downloaded from a not-so-trustworthy site.

Once WinDefender 2008 comes in touch with your system, it starts displaying fake security warnings that your system is infected with multiple instances of spyware and malware. Of you get panicked, it offers you to clean your system if you purchase the full licensed version of WinDefender 2008.

If you fall in its trap, you will be given a piece of software, which is full of crap and instead of cleaning your system, it will download and install more spyware and malware on your system.

If you have got any trace of WinDefender 2008 on your system, we recommend that you immediately remove any trace of WinDefender 2008 from your system so as to avoid any further damage to your system.

The first step towards the removal of WinDefender 2008 from your system to determine that your system is actually infected with WinDefender 2008 or not. For this purpose, you can use any good quality anti-spyware, many of which are available free of cose on the Internet today.

Technical Details of Win Defender 2008

  • Full name: WinDefender 2008, WinDefender2008, Win Defender 2008, Win Defender2008
  • Date Appeared: July 2008
  • Characteristic: Rogue security program
  • URL: http://registrydoctor2008(dot)com

Do I need to remove Win Defender2008

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How to Uninstall WinDefender 2008 scam

The best way for the removal of WinDefender 2008 is to install a good quality Anti-spyware Program and scan your system for any WinDefender 2008 infections.

Automatic removal of WinDefender 2008 is always good and complete as compared to any attempts to manually remove WinDefender 2008, 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 WinDefender 2008.

Instructions to get rid of WinDefender 2008

If you really want to remove the xxxxx infection on your system manually then proceed as follows.

Step 1: Kill the WinDefender 2008 ProcessesLearn how to do that

%ProgramFiles%\WinDefender 2008\Uninstall_st_st_.exe
%ProgramFiles%\WinDefender 2008\Uninstall.exe
%ProgramFiles%\WinDefender 2008\WDefDemo.exe

Step 2: Remove WinDefender 2008 files, folders and all associated WinDefender 2008 DLL files: Learn how to do that

%program_files%\windefender 2008\uninstall.exe
%program_files%\windefender 2008\uninstall_st_st_.exe
%program_files%\windefender 2008\vfile
%program_files%\windefender 2008\wdefdemo.exe
%program_files%\windefender 2008\web.url
%common_startmenu%\windefender 2008 unregistered\launch windefender 2008.lnk
%common_startmenu%\windefender 2008 unregistered\on the web.lnk
%common_startmenu%\windefender 2008 unregistered\support.lnk
%common_startmenu%\windefender 2008 unregistered\uninstall windefender 2008.lnk
%desktopdirectory%\launch windefender 2008.lnk
%program_files%\windefender 2008\data.dat
%program_files%\windefender 2008\fwhookdrv.sys
%program_files%\windefender 2008\hosts.hst
%program_files%\windefender 2008\manual.url
%program_files%\windefender 2008\options.xml
%program_files%\windefender 2008\reserve.dat
%program_files%\windefender 2008\rules
%program_files%\windefender 2008\rules.txt
%program_files%\windefender 2008\siren.wav
%program_files%\windefender 2008\support.url
%program_files%\windefender 2008\svo.scf
%program_files%\windefender 2008\temp
%program_files%\windefender 2008\uninstall.exe
%program_files%\windefender 2008\wdefdemo.exe
%program_files%\windefender 2008\uninstall_st_st_.exe

%common_startmenu%\windefender 2008
%program_files%\windefender 2008

Step 3: Uninstall WinDefender 2008 registry entries: Learn how to do that

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\software\microsoft\windows\currentversion\uninstall\windefender 2008
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\software\windefender 2008
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\software\microsoft\windows\currentversion\run windefender 2008
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\software\microsoft\windows\currentversion\run windefender 2008

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