What is Malware Defense
Malware Defense is a fake security software. It is a scam. It is developed just to take your money in the name of providing protection to you from all sorts of malware infections, but the fact is totally opposite. It will take your money and do nothing to provide any type of protection.
Malware Defense is from the family of rogue security software, which are going round infecting the innocent computer users these days.
Please do not fall in its trap. You can take the help of following instructions for the removal of Malware Defense from your computer.
Technical Details of Malware Defense
- Full name: Malware Defense, MalwareDefense
- Date Appeared: Dec. 2009
- Characteristic: Rogue security program
- URL: http://Malware Defense.com
Do I need to remove Malware Defense
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 Malware Defense is to install a good quality Anti-spyware Program and scan your system for any infections.
Automatic removal of Malware Defenseis 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 Malware Defense.
Instructions to get rid of Malware Defense
If you really want to remove the Malware Defense infection on your system manually then proceed as follows.
Step 1: Kill the Malware Defense Processes – Learn how to do that
Step 2: Remove Malware Defense files, folders and all associated Malware Defense DLL files:Learn how to do that
c:\Program Files\Malware Defense\mdext.dll
c:\Program Files\Malware Defense\help.ico
c:\Program Files\Malware Defense\md.db
c:\Program Files\Malware Defense\mdefense.exe
c:\Program Files\Malware Defense\uninstall.exe
%UserProfile%\Desktop\Malware Defense Support.lnk
%UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\Malware Defense\Malware Defense Support.lnk
%UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\Malware Defense\Malware Defense.lnk
%UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\Malware Defense\Uninstall Malware Defense.lnk
c:\Program Files\Malware Defense
%UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\Malware Defense
Step 3: Uninstall Malware Defense registry entries: Learn how to do that
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “Malware Defense”