What is Digital Protection
Digital Protection is a fake security software. It is actually a clone of User Protection, the rogue antivirus software, which had earlier created lots of problems to the computer users. It is developed just to cheat you in the name of cleaning your computer from all sorts of malware and spyware infections.
Digital Protection send its traces to your computer by exploiting some security holes present there. They take the command of your operating system and display lots of fake warning messages and alerts that your computer is infected with lots of instances of malware and spyware.
It tries to sell its full licensed version by scaring your about the fictitious threats, which may or may not be present there.
Please do not fall in its trap. You should take caution and take help of the following steps for the removal of Digital Protection from your computer.
Technical Details of Digital Protection
- Full name: Digital Protection, DigitalProtection
- Date Appeared: Mar. 2010
- Characteristic: Rogue security program
- URL: http://Digital Protection.com
Do I need to remove Digital 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.
The best way for the removal of Digital Protection is to install a good quality Anti-spyware Program and scan your system for any infections.
Automatic removal of Digital Protection is always good and complete as compared to any attempts to manually remove it, 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 Digital Protection.
Instructions to get rid of Digital Protection
If you really want to remove the Digital Protection infection on your system manually then proceed as follows.
Step 1: Kill the Digital Protection Processes – Learn how to do that
Step 2: Remove Digital Protection files, folders and all associated Digital Protection DLL files:Learn how to do that
Step 3: Uninstall Digital Protection registry entries: Learn how to do that
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System “DisableTaskMgr” = “1”
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “Digital Protection”