What is Windows Guardian
Windows Guardian is yet another variant of the series of deadly rogue security software like XP Guardian, Vista Guardian etc. The clever trick here is that all of them are same package but present themselves with a different user interface depending upon the operating system of the infected computer.
They are all meant for holding your computer victim and demand ransom. They virtually make it impossible for a user to do anything meaningful by displaying a series of advertisement, fake scan results and alarm messages, all suggesting that your computer is infected with lots of malware and spyware.
Do not take any steps like purchasing the licensed version of this scam software. You can take the help of following for the removal of Windows Guardian from your computer.
Technical Details of Windows Guardian
- Full name: Windows Guardian, WindowsGuardian
- Date Appeared: Feb. 2010
- Characteristic: Rogue security program
- URL: http://Windows Guardian.com
Do I need to remove Windows Guardian
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 Windows Guardian scam
The best way for the removal of Windows Guardian is to install a good quality Anti-spyware Program and scan your system for any infections.
Automatic removal of Windows Guardian 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 Windows Guardian.
Instructions to get rid of Windows Guardian
If you really want to remove the Windows Guardian infection on your system manually then proceed as follows.
Step 1: Kill the Windows Guardian Processes – Learn how to do that
Step 2: Remove Windows Guardian files, folders and all associated Windows Guardian DLL files:Learn how to do that
Step 3: Uninstall Windows Guardian registry entries: Learn how to do that
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Security Center “FirewallOverride” = “1?
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Security Center “AntiVirusOverride” = “1?