What is PC Internet Security 2010
Disclaimer: This blog is not associated or affiliated with PC Internet Security 2010 in any manner whatsoever, although the name appears in the title of this blog.
PC Internet Security 2010 is actually a scam. It is a fake security suite, which is developed just to cheat innocent computer and internet users all around the world.
It slips in its traces taking advantage of the browser weaknesses and security holes present in your computer. These traces take command of your operating system and display lots of fake warning messages and scan results, which all try to sell you the licensed version of PC Internet Security 2010.
But don’t get fooled around and take a step like purchasing it. Instead you are required to remove PC Internet Security 2010 from your computer and following instructions might be helpful in doing so.
Technical Details of PC Internet Security 2010
- Full name: PC Internet Security 2010, PC InternetSecurity 2010
- Date Appeared: Mar. 2010
- Characteristic: Rogue security program
Do I need to remove PC Internet Security 2010
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 PC Internet Security 2010 scam
The best way for the removal of PC Internet Security 2010 is to install a good quality Anti-spyware Program and scan your system for any infections.
Automatic removal of PC Internet Security 2010 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 PC Internet Security 2010.
Instructions to get rid of PC Internet Security 2010
If you really want to remove the PC Internet Security 2010 infection on your system manually then proceed as follows.
Step 1: Kill the PC Internet Security 2010 Processes – Learn how to do that
Step 2: Remove PC Internet Security 2010 files, folders and all associated PC Internet Security 2010 DLL files:Learn how to do that
Step 3: Uninstall PC Internet Security 2010 registry entries: Learn how to do that
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\.exe\shell\open\command “(Default)” = “av.exe” /START “%1? %*”
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\secfile\shell\open\command “(Default)” = “av.exe” /START “%1? %*”
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.exe\shell\open\command “(Default)” = “av.exe” /START “%1? %*”
HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\secfile\shell\open\command “(Default)” = “av.exe” /START “%1? %*”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Clients\StartMenuInternet\FIREFOX.EXE\shell\open\command “(Default)” = “av.exe” /START “firefox.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Clients\StartMenuInternet\FIREFOX.EXE\shell\safemode\command “(Default)” = “av.exe” /START “firefox.exe” -safe-mode
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Clients\StartMenuInternet\IEXPLORE.EXE\shell\open\command “(Default)” = “av.exe” /START “iexplore.exe”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Security Center “AntiVirusOverride” = “1”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Security Center “FirewallOverride” = “1”