What is Software Protector
Software Protector is a fake security software. It is a scam developed just to cheat innocent computer users.
Software Protector takes the help of some Trojans and security holes present in your computer to send its installers, which take the command of your operating system. They display lots of fake warnings and alerts to convince you that it is infected with lots of malware and spyware and you need to buy the full licensed version of Software Protector to protect it from malware infections.
But all this is a trap. Please do not fall into it.
You are advised to take immediate steps for the removal of Software Protector and the following steps might be heklful in doing so.
Technical Details of Software Protector
- Full name: Software Protector, Software Protector
- Date Appeared: Mar. 2010
- Characteristic: Rogue security program
- URL: http://swprotector.com.com
Do I need to remove Software Protector
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 Software Protector is to install a good quality Anti-spyware Program and scan your system for any infections.
Automatic removal of Software Protector 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 Software Protector.
Instructions to get rid of Software Protector
If you really want to remove the Software Protector infection on your system manually then proceed as follows.
Step 1: Kill the Software Protector Processes – Learn how to do that
Step 2: Remove Software Protector files, folders and all associated Software Protector DLL files:Learn how to do that
Step 3: Uninstall Software Protector registry entries: Learn how to do that
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “Software Protector”