Do you know what Windows Virus Hunter is?
Rogue antispywares can be tremendously dangerous to your system’s functionality and your personal data safety, which is why you should remove Windows Virus Hunter form your Windows system immediately after you first notice its bogus computer scanner running. Do not be fooled by the name of this virus or fictitious scanner’s interface, because this cyber criminals’ product does not belong to the Microsoft, and all allusions to familiar Windows applications, like Windows Security Center, are mimicked to fool you into purchasing virus’ license, allegedly capable of malware removal.
Cyber criminals will ensure that the rogue stays in your system for as long as its mission is complete; therefore, Internet connection will be blocked, access to Windows Tools (Registry Editor and Task Manager) will be removed, and running of most executables will be disrupted. Even though these disturbances are meant to make it impossible for you to trace and delete Windows Virus Hunter from the system, many infected PCs’ owners mistake the symptoms for the activity of presented malware. Of course, all bogus scanner detections are completely made-up, and you should not pay any attention to them. Additionally, you should be extra careful of these bogus alerts, deceiving you into activating the rogue’s full version for fictitious malware removal:
Recommended: Please use secure encrypted protocol for torrent links.
Torrent link detected!
Receiving this notification means that you have violated the copyright laws. Using Torrent for downloading movies and licensed software shall be prosecuted and you may be sued for cybercrime and breach of law under the SOPA legislation.
Please register your copy of the AV to activate anonymous data transfer and protocol through the torrent link.
Please click “Remove all” button to erase all infected files and protect your PC
Since these symptoms will paralyze your system and your ability to employ tools, required for Windows Virus Hunter removal, you need to get rid of them first. You can follow our Internet renewal guidance to enable the installation of automatic removal tools, or activate a special license key, which can ensure that all symptoms are removed. Unfortunately this key will not delete the virus from your operating Windows system.
In non-techie terms:
Windows Virus Hunter belongs to the Rogue.VirusDoctor family of rogue, and it is equally as cunning and dangerous as its predecessor Windows Web Commander. If you do not know how to delete the virus from your PC, we suggest using automatic removal tools. And if you are confident with your knowledge, below you will find the list of all infection’s components that need to be killed and removed.
Warning, this parasite is known to disable your Internet connection. Click here for instructions explaining how to restore your Internet access.
Stop These Processes:
Find and Delete These Files:
- %CommonStartMenu%\Programs\Windows Virus Hunter.lnk
- Windows Virus Hunter.lnk
- %Desktop%\Windows Virus Hunter.lnk
Remove These Registry Values:
- HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\install.exe
- HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\cmdagent.exe
- HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\srng.exe
- HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\npfmessenger.exe
- HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\xp_antispyware.exe
- HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\protector.exe
- HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Settings "UID" = "otbpxlqhjd"
- HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\tsadbot.exe
- HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\alevir.exe
Windows Virus Hunter Removal Guide Automatic Removal Instructions
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