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Danger level 9
Type: Rogue Anti-Spyware
Common infection symptoms:
  • Installs itself without permissions
  • Normal system programs crash immediatelly
  • Slow internet connection
  • System crashes
  • Slow Computer

Avast Enhanced Protection Mode

There is a popular computer security program Avast, so it is natural that computer users are ought to trust any application which comes with a word “Avast” written on it. Alas, Avast Enhanced Protection Mode is not a part of legitimate security software and it would be careless to consider it the real thing. Avast Enhanced Protection Mode is nothing but a fake stream of security messages that are designed to scare computer users into thinking that you are under attack from a dangerous cyber parasite. Consequently, result Avast Enhance Protection Mode presents itself as a reliable security application, but you should know better than to trust it.

The fact, that there are annoying messages popping up in your system tray shows that you are infected with a computer threat. Therefore, it should be obvious that Avast Enhance Protection Mode is NOT supposed to be in your system and it needs to be removed immediately. Here is an example of a message this threat sends you:

Avast operates under enhanced protection mode.
This is a temporary measure necessary for immediate response to the threat from virus.
No action is required from you.

If you see these messages pop up in your screen, be sure that this is not a notification from the legitimate Avast. It should be obvious that Avast Enhanced Protection Mode is a scam even more so if you do not have Avast installed in your computer. This infection only wants to make you purchase a non-existent antivirus system, and then misappropriate your hard-earned money. Do yourself a favor and remove Avast Enhanced Protection Mode right now using a reliable antispyware application.

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How to manually remove Avast Enhanced Protection Mode

Files associated with Avast Enhanced Protection Mode infection:


Avast Enhanced Protection Mode processes to kill:



  1. Craig Jul 27, 2011

    Just wanted to express my gratitude for posting this simple and seemingly very effective solution. Thanks and keep up the great work!

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