Vista Internet Security 2018 (VistaInternetSecurity2010) Virus Removal Guide
The following programs are a clone of Vista Internet Security 2018: Antivirus XP 2010, Vista Antivirus Pro, Antivirus Vista 2018, Vista Guardian, Vista Internet Security 2018, Win 7 Antispyware 2018, Win 7 Internet Security, Win 7 Internet Security 2018, Win 7 Guardian 2018, XP Antivirus Pro, and Vista Guardian 2018. These programs look very similar.
Vista Internet Security 2018, also known as Vista Internet Security, is a rogue security application, also known as a fake antivirus program. The program generally infects systems running Vista. Vista Internet Security 2018 is one of many fake antivirus programs; other fake antivirus programs include Vista Antispyware 2018 and XP Guardian. Vista Internet Security 2018 hopes to trick the user into thinking that it is a real program by using various tactics such as creating fake virus scans. The program is generally installed through the use of a trojan horse; therefore, the program is generally installed with user permission. Vista Internet Security 2018 is fake and doesn’t work. The program will generally modify system settings to the block the user from accessing webpages and opening programs.
Vista Internet Security 2018 will create pop up windows, which include a Vista Internet Security 2018 Firewall Alert about Trojan-BNK.Win32.Keylogger.gen, which is a fake threat detected by Vista Internet Security 2018. Other windows include a warning about a intrusion and about tracking software.
Vista Internet Security 2018 itself doesn’t work to remove viruses and therefore should be removed immediately. It has a website which it uses to advertise the fake program.
Common symptoms and characteristics of Vista Internet Security 2018 and other rogue security programs include:
1. Vista Internet Security 2018 is generally installed without user permission through a trojan horse.
2. Vista Internet Security 2018 uses pop ups and fake virus scans to scare the user.
3. Vista Internet Security 2018 website is unprofessional, with fake testimonials and fake awards.
4. The payment website for Vista Internet Security 2018 looks suspicious.
5. Various antivirus and system programs on the user’s computer will stop functioning.
Virus Type: Rogue Security Application
Threat Level: 8 / 10
Below is our recommended removal tool for Vista Internet Security 2018. The removal tool has been rated 5 cows out of 5 by Tucows and was previously CNET’s Editor’s Choice. Feel free to download it below.
If you are unable to run the removal tool, or are unable to run any programs in general, you may need to stop the processes associated with Vista Internet Security 2018 with task manager. If task manager has been blocked by Vista Internet Security 2018, try using Process Explorer.
Manual Vista Internet Security 2018 Removal – In order to manually remove Vista Internet Security 2018, the processes associated with Vista Internet Security 2018 must be stopped, the files associated with the processes must be removed, and the registry entries must be corrected to the previous state before Vista Internet Security 2018 entered the computer.
Stop Vista Internet Security 2018 Processes (Learn How To Do This)
Remove Vista Internet Security 2018 Files (Learn How To Do This)
C:\Documents and Settings\[username]\Local Settings\Application Data\av.exe
Remove Vista Internet Security 2018 Registry Keys (Learn How To Do This)
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Vista Internet Security 2018
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Vista Internet Security 2018
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Vista Internet Security 2018
Remove Vista Internet Security 2018 Startup Entry (Learn How To Do This)
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