Windows Internet Guard scam

Windows Internet Guard is a virus, not a real antivirus software. So,if you’ve suddenly seen this program on your PC, do not trust it. It is not what it claims of itself. This is a typical scareware, a fake anti-spyware program developed by several frauds. Their only aim is to make you buy the so-called “ultimate protection” supposedly rendered by tsystehis application. In reality, purchasing this hoax is the absolute waste of your funds.

Windows Internet Guard virus

Windows Internet Guard comes into PCs through fake Microsoft Security Essentials alerts. They generally present a lot of untrue information about many threats supposedly detected by these fake MSE alerts. Then the alert tells you to download some tool that will supposedly help you to get rid of these threats. So, when you actually decide to click that “Download” button, this is when you automatically download and install the rogue called Windows Internet Guard.

After Windows Internet Guard is successfully installed into your system it will start imitating the system cleanup. So, it will run the fake scanning of your computer and will report the multitude of unreal threats, making you even more scared about its condition. But the truth is that these threats are all invented, they’re not real. Furthermore, the problem is that even if your computer is attacked by real malware, this Windows Internet Guard program will not help you in their prevention or elimination.

The worst thing about Windows Internet Guard is its attempts to convince you to buy its license, which is known as “ultimate protection”. Of course, investing funds into this fake antivirus is the total waste of it. This rogue is also able to block your entire Desktop area to prevent you from uninstalling it. Yet, there are ways how you can get rid of this malware off your system. If you follow this guide below, it will help you in this important job.


Software necessary for Windows Internet Guard virus removal:

Windows Internet Guard removal steps:

  • In Windows Internet Guard click “?” Menu button anc click “Register”:
  • Register FakeVimes virus

  • Paste this product key – 0W000-000B0-00T00-E0022 exactly as shown at the image below, then click “Register“:
  • FakeVimes reg key

    Note! If this product key has been found to be invalid, try one of these keys as well:

    1. 0W000-000B0-00T00-E0001
    2. 0W000-000B0-00T00-E0002
    3. 0W000-000B0-00T00-E0003
    4. 0W000-000B0-00T00-E0021
  • Afer registration download Plumbytes Anti-Malware without any restrictions on the part of the rogue, scan your PC with Plumbytes Anti-Malware and remove all infections detected by clicking “Apply” button at the end of scan.
  • Restart your computer and repeat scan.

Windows Internet Guard similar removal video at YouTube:

Beware of ways how Windows Internet Guard is spread today:

Windows Internet Guard uses various vulnerabilities of browsers like Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Opera and many others for the interference into your computer. For example, you might get the following scary alert, supposedly coming from Microsoft Antivirus:

Microsoft Antivirus fake alert
Microsoft Antivirus has found critical process activity on your PC

Microsoft Antivirus has found critical process activity on your PC. You will need to clean your computer to prevent the system breakage.

If you actually click the “OK” button as shown at the image you will have another fake alert, not associated at all to Microsoft Security Essential Alert, but yet claiming to be such:

Microsoft Security Essentials fake alert
Fake MSE Alert

Microsoft Security Essentials Alert
Potential threat details
Microsoft Security Essentials detected potential threats that might compromise your privacy or damage your computer. You need to clean your computer immediately to prevent the system crash.
Detected items:
– Trojan-PSW.Win32.launch
– HackTool:Win32/Welevate.A
– Adware.Win32.Fraud

Associated files and registry entries:

Related files:

%AppData%\svc-[rnd].exe
%CommonAppData%\connector.swf
%Programs%\Windows Internet Guard.lnk
%Desktop%\Windows Internet Guard.lnk

Related registry entries:

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\PrSft %AppData%\svc-[rnd].exe
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\MSASCui.exe
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\MSASCui.exe\Debugger svchost.exe
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\MpCmdRun.exe
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\MpCmdRun.exe\Debugger svchost.exe
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\MpUXSrv.exe
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\MpUXSrv.exe\Debugger svchost.exe
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\k9filter.exe
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\k9filter.exe\Debugger svchost.exe
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\msconfig.exe
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\msconfig.exe\Debugger svchost.exe
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\msmpeng.exe
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\msmpeng.exe\Debugger svchost.exe
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\msseces.exe
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\msseces.exe\Debugger svchost.exe

Fake security alerts, notifications and warnings of Windows Internet Guard scam:

Firewall has blocked a program from accessing the Internet
C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe
is suspected to have infected your PC.
This type of virus intercepts entered data and transmits them
to a remote server.

Error
Trojan activity detected. System integrity at risk.
Full system scan is highly recommended.

Error
System data security is at risk!
To prevent potential PC errors, run a full system scan.

2 Replies to “Windows Internet Guard scam”

  1. I have this lousy virus on my computer know has me locked into page to but there program trying to click on ? As you mention to try won’t open it any other suggestions thank you

  2. window antibreach module block all of my internet access. I can not invoke internet explore. I use Norton Internet Security to scan and remove fake software

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