What is Security Master AV
Security Master AV is a fake antivirus software. It is a scam. It tries to cheat people by selling them a crap piece of software, in the name of a genuine security software. The fact is that it is of no use. If you purchase a crap software like it, not only you throw away your hard earned money, but also you handover your private and sensitive information to the fraudsters.
You can take the help of following steps for the removal of Security Master AV.
Technical Details of Security Master AV
- Full name: Security Master AV
- Date Appeared: May. 2010
- Characteristic: Rogue security program
- URL: http://Security Master AV.com
Do I need to remove Security Master AV
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 Security Master AV scam
Automatic removal of Security Master AV 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 Security Master AV.
Instructions to get rid of Security Master AV
If you really want to remove the Security Master AV infection on your system manually then proceed as follows.
Step 1: Kill the Security Master AV Processes – Learn how to do that
Step 2: Remove Security Master AV files, folders and all associated Security Master AV DLL files:Learn how to do that
%AppData%\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Quick Launch\Security Master AV.lnk
%AppData%\Security Master AV\cookies.sqlite
%Desktop%\Security Master AV.lnk
%StartMenu%\Security Master AV.lnk
%StartMenu%\Programs\Security Master AV.lnk
Step 3: Uninstall Security Master AV registry entries: Learn how to do that
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “Security Master AV”