Internet Security Essentials is nothing but the next malware application that targets unwary victims in order to make them waste their money. Be very cautious with Internet Security Essentials rogue. One thing you need to be confident in – the fact that Internet Security Essentials is a scareware and needs be treated accordingly. The only right solution to do with it is to remove Internet Security Essentials immediately.
Bear in mind that Internet Security Essentials comes from the same family as Smart Internet Protection 2011, Personal Internet Security 2011, Smart Security, My Security Shield, My Security Engine, Internet Antivirus 2011, this is why the features of its activity are quite predictable. This fake program may be uploaded by means of trojan downloaders or installed when the fake alert is clicked by user irritated with it. Generally it has to be manually installed but in some cases installation procedure occurs without user consent or authorization. While Internet Security Essentials malware is running it will present various fake security notifications on some supposed threats and malwares on your workstation.
It should be noted that Internet Security Essentials virus entirely ignores the authentication borders as a barrier, since it is able to infiltrate inside without user’s authorization. Having violated the security restrictions of your PC, Internet Security Essentials will “invite” in some additional files and modify your system in such a way that it will be launched with every Windows launching. Upon this task being accomplished, the scam will arrange its “housewarming” inside of your PC. Thus it would begin actively attacking you with its fictitious messages about the alleged poor security status of your machine. It will be, for example, showing many alerts and running scanners that would not tell you any true fact concerning the condition of your computer. Internet Security Essentials falsely identifies viruses, system and registry errors and then asks you to buy its full (commercial or registered) version. Please do not have any doubts that Internet Security Essentials tells lots of untrue things about its ability to repair all errors in your PC. It is entirely senseless and powerless for such purposes. Internet Security Essentials is just trying to make you purchase its registered version, without rendering any good service in response. Unlike the common reputable security tools that may also promote their paid full versions, this scam does not have the capability to actually perform what it claims of itself. The detailed data on elimination of this junkware can be retrieved below. These instructions include the advises for both automatic and manual removal of Internet Security Essentials scam.
Internet Security Essentials automatic remover
As you might have foreseen, Internet Security Essentials is not a lonely walker in the empty space. In contrary, it has multiple ties with other rogues so that complex malware removal is the best way to get rid of Internet Security Essentials. In addition, if you remove Internet Security Essentials automatically, you get life-time protection from malware aggression.
- Download the last version of Loaris Trojan Remover to clear (not infected) computer and install it.
- Update the virus database.
- Copy the entire folder “Trojan Remover” to your jump drive (memory stick). Normally it is located at the following path: (C:\Program Files\Loaris\Trojan Remover). “C” stands for the system disk of your computer. The name of the system disk, however, can be marked with another letter.
- Open your jump drive (memory stick). Find the folder “Trojan Remover” there. Open it , find the file under the name “ltr12.exe” and rename it to “explorer.exe”.
- Move memory stick to infected PC, open “Trojan Remover” folder and run iexplore.exe. Optional: copy the folder “Trojan Remover” from your jump drive to some other folder created on your PC and run “explorer.exe”.
Internet Security Essentials manual removal guide:
Delete Internet Security Essentials files:
Delete Internet Security Essentials registry entries:
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “Internet Security Essentials”
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer\DisallowRun “0″ = “msseces.exe”
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer\DisallowRun “1″ = “MSASCui.exe”
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer\DisallowRun “10″ = “avgscanx.exe”
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer\DisallowRun “11″ = “avgcfgex.exe”
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer\DisallowRun “12″ = “avgemc.exe”
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer\DisallowRun “13″ = “avgchsvx.exe”
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer\DisallowRun “14″ = “avgcmgr.exe”
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer\DisallowRun “15″ = “avgwdsvc.exe”
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer\DisallowRun “2″ = “ekrn.exe”
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer\DisallowRun “3″ = “egui.exe”
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer\DisallowRun “4″ = “avgnt.exe”
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer\DisallowRun “5″ = “avcenter.exe”
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer\DisallowRun “6″ = “avscan.exe”
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer\DisallowRun “7″ = “avgfrw.exe”
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer\DisallowRun “8″ = “avgui.exe”
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer\DisallowRun “9″ = “avgtray.exe”