Windows Active Defender is a fake security tool. Actually there are many similar programs like Windows Instant Scanner, Windows Custom Safety, etc. which share the same GUI and have the very same characteristics with Windows Active Defender. This nasty infection will sneak into your computer without out your knowledge. It always does a lot of scan. Then it will display a lot of alerts and popup notifications claiming that your computer is infected with malware, spyware and very dangerous viruses that can delete your files or steal your data. Then you are suggested to buy its full version to remove those infections.
Once thing you should be aware of is that the security alerts and a bunch of pop up ads will not only provide misleading information about your system’s security but also promote Windows Active Defender as a security tool.
Windows Active Defender is so tricky that any anti-malware tools cannot detect its existence, let alone remove it for good. The only way to get rid of Windows Active Defender is manual removal.
Windows Active Defender Screenshot:
Symptoms of Windows Active Defender Infection
Windows Active Defender is a corrupt Anti-Spyware program
Windows Active Defender may spread via Trojans
Windows Active Defender may display fake security messages
Windows Active Defender may install additional spyware to your computer
Windows Active Defender may repair its files, spread or update by itself
Windows Active Defender violates your privacy and compromises your security
How to Remove Windows Active Defender Manually?
Step1. Delete Windows Active Defender file:
Step2. Delete Windows Active Defender registries:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Settings "ID" = 0
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Settings "net" = "2012-2-17_2"
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Settings "UID" = "rudbxijemb"
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\mostat.exe
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\platin.exe
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\tapinstall.exe
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\zapsetup3001.exe
Please be aware that you need to be very prudent during the whole removal process, because any inaccurate operation may result in data loss or even system crash. If you don’t have a clear mind on how to do the above steps, you just need click here and get help from Tee Support 24/7 online computer experts to remove Windows Active Defender completely.