Saturday, June 2nd
How to Remove Live Security Platinum – Step by Step to Uninstall This Rogue Program
Live Security Platinum is a rogue antispyware that is designed to scare you into trusting its scam and purchasing its false security software. This rogue program comes from from the Rogue.WinWebSec family and is similar to its malware brothers like Smart Fortress 2012 and Smart Protection 2012. This rogue program displays numerous false security alerts to scare you into trusting your computer has been infected with a lot of malware and virus. It reminds you removing those malware and virus from your computer timely to avoid more problems. Surely, the only effective tool is its Live Security Platinum security service tool. In fact, that is a rogue program to cheat you definitely. This fake security software is unable to help you get rid of your computer threat. Please keep in mind that it is rogue program that can not help you anything.
If you failed to remove Live Security Platinum, please consult YooCare certified professionals to remove it completely.
With the help of Trojan, this fake virus can install your computer system sneakily. When you login in your Windows System, this fake program start to work automatically. It will pretend to scan your computer for infections, and then state that your computer is in high risk with numerous infected files. Once this rogue program is installed, it will create a random folder and a randomly named executable in c:\Documents.
In order to protect itself, this rogue program will disable your other legal processes to run . This rogue program is difficult to uninstalled. When you try to run your antivirus softwares or other removal tools to kill this fake virus, this rogue program will display those alerts stating that these softwares or tools are infected. Beside that, this fake virus will hijack your browser so that you can not visit legal sites. When you try to open a site, it also displays security alerts. Those false messages like:
Application cannot be executed. The file notepad.exe is infected.
Please activate your antivirus software.
Warning! The site you are trying to visit may harm your computer!
Your security setting level puts your computer at risk!
Screenshot of Live Security Platinum Infection:
How Did You Get Infected with Live Security Platinum Fake virus?
Many cyber criminals will install virus into the free ware or share files, when you use this free ware or files, you may get infected with PC performer Fake virus. It is common that websites transfer virus to your computer. You just try to review or search on safe and legal websites to prevent this rogue program from disturbing you. You click on the unknown links or open unknown files received in your Email. Sometimes you insert the infected computer with your USB drives; it will get infected, too. Sometimes, your contacts or your friends use your computer to open unsafe websites or run unsafe programs, which may get infected with such virus.
Steps to Get Rid of Live Security Platinum fake virus: Manual Removal
This fake virus may hijack your browser, wo we need to fix your internet browser firstly, then we kill the associated processes of Live Security Platinum.
Step 1: Step 1: Restart the computer to Safe mode with networking by restarting your computer, hit F8 key constantly before Windows launches. Select Safe mode with Networking and hit Enter key.
Step 2: Reset your Internet Explorer.
Run internet Explorer, click Tools,
Select Connections Tab and click to Lan Settings button.
Uncheck “Use a proxy server” box. Click OK to close Lan Settings and Click OK to close Internet Explorer settings.
Step3: Press CTRL+ALT+DELETE to open the Windows Task Manager. Then stop all the Live Security Platinum processes.
Step4: Delete malicious registry entries.
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Live Security Platinum\DisplayIcon %AppData%\[Random]\[Random].exe,0
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Live Security Platinum\UninstallString “%AppData%\[Random]\[Random].exe” -u
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Live Security Platinum
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Live Security Platinum\DisplayName Live Security Platinum
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Live Security Platinum\ShortcutPath “%AppData%\[Random]\[Random].exe” -u
Step 5: Delete associated files:
%Programs%\Live Security Platinum\Live Security Platinum.lnk
%Desktopdir%\Live Security Platinum.lnk
Based on various situations and computer skills, you can choose the following solutions fit for you.
1. Follow the steps we provide to manually remove the virus.
2. If you failed to remove Live Security Platinum with the method above, please consult YooCare certified professionals to remove it completely. Live chat with professionals now
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