What is KeepCop
KeepCop is a fake antivirus and security suite. It is a scam. It comes in the category of rogue security software, which have made tremendous growth in the year 2009, and have infected millions of people round the globe.
The tactics used by all of them are identical. They somehow gain entry to your system with the help of some trojans and other malware scripts already present in your system. After that, they start displaying continous warning messages and fake alarm screens to scare you that your system is heavily infected with many instances of malware infections. It them offers you to clean your computer, if you agree to purchase the full licensed version of this crap.
Beware, we urge you not to fall in its prey.
Please take the help of following steps for the removal of KeepCop from your computer.
Technical Details of KeepCop
- Full name: KeepCop, KeepCop Antivir
- Date Appeared: Oct. 2009
- Characteristic: Rogue security program
- URL: http://KeepCop.com
Do I need to remove KeepCop
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 KeepCop is to install a good quality Anti-spyware Program and scan your system for any infections.
Automatic removal of KeepCop 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 KeepCop.
Instructions to get rid of KeepCop
If you really want to remove the KeepCop infection on your system manually then proceed as follows.
Step 1: Kill the KeepCop Processes – Learn how to do that
Step 2: Remove KeepCop files, folders and all associated KeepCop DLL files:Learn how to do that
c:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Desktop\KeepCop.lnk
c:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Start Menu\Programs\KeepCop\1 KeepCop.lnk
c:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Start Menu\Programs\KeepCop\2 Homepage.lnk
c:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Start Menu\Programs\KeepCop\3 Uninstall.lnk
c:\Program Files\KeepCop Software\KeepCop\KeepCop.exe
c:\Program Files\KeepCop Software\KeepCop\uninstall.exe
c:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Start Menu\Programs\KeepCop
c:\Program Files\KeepCop Software
c:\Program Files\KeepCop Software\KeepCop
Step 3: Uninstall KeepCop registry entries: Learn how to do that