What is Security Tool
Security Tool is a scam. It is a rogueware, which operates by luring you to purchase its full licensed version by pretending as if it is a genuine security software.
It takes the help of fraudulent tricks to convince you that your computer is full of spyware and malware infections , although your system may be clean. It uses fake alarm screens and warning messages to drive its point.
Please do not fall prey to its dirty tactics. Use you own discretion and do not take any step like purchasing it. But the presence of Security Tool indicated that your computer has vulnerabilities and security holes, which needs to be plugged in.
You can take the help of following steps for the removal of Security Tool from your computer.
Technical Details of Security Tool
- Full name: Security Tool, SecurityTool
- Date Appeared: Dec. 2009
- Characteristic: Rogue security program
- URL: http://Security Tool.com
Do I need to remove Security Tool
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 Security Tool is to install a good quality Anti-spyware Program and scan your system for any infections.
Automatic removal of Security Tool 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 Tool.
Instructions to get rid of Security Tool
If you really want to remove the Security Tool infection on your system manually then proceed as follows.
Step 1: Kill the Security Tool Processes – Learn how to do that
Step 2: Remove Security Tool files, folders and all associated Security Tool DLL files:Learn how to do that
Step 3: Uninstall Security Tool registry entries: Learn how to do that
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Vista Antivirus 2010