What is XP Virus Protection
XP Virus Protection claims that it can protect your system from malware and virus. But it is not true.
The fact is that XP Virus Protection is a fake Antivirus software, which has just been developed to steal your money and do nothing to clean or protect your system.
As soon as XP Virus Protection infects your system, your will get a barrage of pop-ups and fake scan results, that your system is infected. It might also happen that you are not able to update your security software.
We recommend that you take immediate steps for the removal of XP Virus Protection from your system to safeguard your online privacy and internet security.
Technical Details of XP Virus Protection
- Full name: XP Virus Protection, XPVirus Protection
- Date Appeared: Feb. 2009
- Characteristic: Rogue security program
- URL: http://XP Virus Protection.com
Do I need to remove XP Virus Protection
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.
How to Uninstall XP Virus Protection scam
The best way for the removal of XP Virus Protection is to install a good quality Anti-spyware Program and scan your system for any XP Virus Protection infections.
Automatic removal of XP Virus Protection is always good and complete as compared to any attempts to manually remove XP Virus Protection, 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 XP Virus Protection.
Instructions to get rid of XP Virus Protection
If you really want to remove the XP Virus Protection infection on your system manually then proceed as follows.
Step 1: Kill the XP Virus Protection Processes – Learn how to do that
Step 2: Remove XP Virus Protection files, folders and all associated XP Virus Protection DLL files:Learn how to do that
Step 3: Uninstall XP Virus Protection registry entries: Learn how to do that
HKEY_USERS\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “XP Virus Protection”