What is Windows Internet Guard?
If you receive the fake messages provided by Windows Internet Guard, telling about various infections that have affected your computer, don’t be in hurry to implement another actions suggested by this false application. You should know that Windows Internet Guard is just another forged anti virus program that can be assigned to the ‘FakeVimes’ virus family. Cyber criminals have created this potentially malignant application in order to get some profit from random and trustful internet users.
Once this rogue enters your computer, it may start to perform false scans and inform you about non-existent viruses and other infections. Don’t be deceived by this malicious program and keep in mind that it can’t detect any infections that might be in your computer. So, instead of becoming another victim of internet scams you should better keep up reading the following information and start Windows Internet Guard removal.
How can Windows Internet Guard infiltrate your computer?
There are plenty of ways in which Windows Internet Guard can enter your computer but all of them are secret and illegal. You can easily infect your computer with this malicious program when you open the infected spam letters (and especially the attachments provided with them). Moreover, Windows Internet Guard can find a way into your computer together with unreliable free software that you can easily download form the internet. Besides that, the infection of Windows Internet Guard can be hidden inside suspicious-looking webpages or under various advertisements and notifications that you may unconsciously check. You can immediately suspect that this rogue is not a legal anti virus tool because such type of reliable programs couldn’t enter your computer without a permission.
How Windows Internet Guard acts?
The major tactic of Windows Internet Guard is that as soon as this malignant program enters your computer, it starts to manage illusory scans of the entire system. After that, this forged anti-malware application displays diverse alert messages and notification that may look like that:
System data security is at risk!
To prevent potential PC errors, run a full system scan.’
‘Firewall has blocked a program from accessing the Internet
is suspected to have infected your PC.
This type of virus intercepts entered data and transmits them
to a remote server.’
‘Warning! Identity theft attempt detected
Hidden connection IP: xx.xxx.xxx.xxx
Target: Microsoft Corporation keys
Your IP: XXXXXXXXXXX’
However, you must know that all these false messages are simply generated to make you think that your computer is heavily infected. The misleading part which is the key aspect of this fake application is that you are given several options that are said to help you get rid of all these non-existing infections. You are asked to buy (in most often cases for $99.9) and download a full version of this fake program or another additional applications. However, if you accept to perform these requests you will reveal such your personal information as credit card numbers, passwords or user names. So, you can be pretty sure that you will not only infect your computer even more but also lose all your savings. Besides all those false alert messages you won’t be able to open your usual computer’s security applications or access the internet as well. Keep in mind that the main intention of Windows Internet Guard program is to stay into your computer as long as possible and force you to believe that the only way to eliminate all unreal infections that might be in your computer is to download the full version of this false application.
So, now as you understand it is recommended not to leave this application to run on your computer without any supervision for a long time. That’s why, we recommend you not to risk of your computer’s safety anymore and delete Windows Internet Guard right now.
How to remove Windows Internet Guard from your computer?
If you want to fully get rid of this malicious application you should follow our instructions provided below. You have to know that the removal procedure of Windows Internet Guard is quite complicated. Because if this reason, you have to consistently implement each stage of the removal process.
How to uninstall Windows Internet Guard:
1. Restart your infected computer.
2. As soon as the BIOS screen shows up, begin tapping ‘F8′ button.
3. Now, with a help of arrow keys (on the keyboard) select ‘Safe Mode with Networking’ option and press the ‘Enter’ button.
4. After that, you have to log in a normal mode.
5. Now, click on any browser that is installed into your computer (Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome).
6. Choose ‘Run As’ or ‘Run as Administrator’ option (if asked, enter the password of your Administrator account).
7. Now, download SpyHunter and save it on your desktop.
8. Install this application and let it to remove all the files of Windows Internet Guard.
As soon as you download and install reliable anti virus program SpyHunter it will run a full system scan, detect and eliminate all malicious files or applications that are installed into your computer and protect it from other infections.