Iwdefender.exe (a.k.a. Internet Security PRO) virus (removal guidelines)
If you want to know more about iwdefender.exe (Internet Security Pro scam) you don’t need to install this program on your computer. It is enough to read several articles on this hoax over the Internet and you will get a clear picture of what this scam really is. In fact, users don’t really take part in the installation process of this application, so they can’t even install it if they wish to do so. Once the rogue is in the system it immediately lets users know of its presence in your computer. It launches fake scan of your computer. The threats it reports afterwards are all but fabricated (invented). There will be a large list of viruses supposedly detected by it, but, most probably, these are either fake infections or, alternatively, these could be the processes of some legitimate Windows files that shouldn’t be removed (to the contrary of what the malware instructs to do).
Without hesitation, iwdefender.exe is the program that must be eliminated from your system immediately. However, the program will do all it can in order to convince you to pay for its licensed version (also fictitious) as the supposed remedy against fake threats detected. To tell you the truth, some people have already made such a serious mistake when the actually effected the payment for its license. As you probably understand, this doesn’t make any difference, since the rogue is not able to protect your PC against serious malware aggression.
There are some difficulties deleting this scam, because it blocks user’s attempts to run legitimate security applications. In addition, there could be the case that Internet Security Pro might be the source of browser redirection problem. In order to get rid of this badware we recommend you to follow the instructions below. First of all, you will need to terminate iwdefender.exe.
Internet Security Pro removal steps:
- Terminate the virus process by following this guide this guide.
- Once the malware process is killed (terminated) you may use your browser to download GridinSoft Trojan Killer for virus removal.
Internet Security Pro system modifications:
Internet Security Pro system process(es):
Internet Security Pro file(s) added:
%desktop%internet security Pro.lnk
Internet Security registry entry (entries) added:
HKLMSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionRunInternet Security Pro