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Danger level 7
Type: Rogue Anti-Spyware
Common infection symptoms:
  • Blocks system files from running
  • Block exe files from running
  • Installs itself without permissions
  • Connects to the internet without permission
  • System crashes
  • Annoying Pop-up's
  • Slow Computer

Windows Protection Booster

If you have encountered a fake security application Windows Protection Booster, do not fall into its traps and definitely not buy the license that costs $ 99.90. This fake application is not going to do anything beneficial to your system because it is just eager to extort money from innocent computer users. This rogue application is not the one; it is known that Windows AntiVirus Booster and Windows AntiVirus Helper are the programs that have been replaced by Windows Protection Booster. All of them belong to FakeVimes family of infections and they usually infect those computers with Windows operating system on them. Thus, you should be extremely careful if you are using any version of this OS.

The removal of Windows Protection Booster is obligatory if you want to access your desktop again. It also blocks such essential tools as Task Manager, Registry Editor, and Windows Explorer in order not to be removed. Thus, the removal process itself is not very easy. Luckily, we are here to help you.

After the installation on your system, Windows Protection Booster is going to try to convince you that your system is heavily infected. For this matter, it is going to display various fake pop-ups and warnings. In addition, it will perform a fake scan and then show you a list of infections that are supposedly running on your PC. Do not be scared, all these threats are non-existent; it is just a trick to scare you. However, if you ever try to fix all those infections, you will be asked to upgrade the fake program to its full version.

You should definitely not do that if you do not want to lose all your money. In addition, you will have to enter such credit card details as CVV, your address, expiration date, and similar important information which might enable cyber criminals to use your credit card for their personal purposes. Do not buy the license in any way; the best what you can do is to erase Windows Protection Booster from the computer.

It is not easy to remove Windows Protection Booster from your system manually, which is why we have provided you with the instructions that include manual and automatic removal steps. You can also use the activation key to disable the annoying symptoms of this rogue application; however, we still urgently recommend that you erase it from the system because it might work behind your back and even attract other threats. In order to enter the activation key, click the question mark and then select Register from the menu. Do not forget to acquire a reliable antimalware tool like SpyHunter in order to keep your computer protected from similar harmful applications in the future.

Activation keys:

0W000-000B0-00T00-E0021

0W000-000B0-00T00-E0022

Windows Protection Booster removal

  1. Restart your computer.
  2. Start tapping F8 when BIOS screen disappears.
  3. Select Safe Mode with Command Prompt using arrow keys and press Enter.
  4. Type cd.. near the C:\Windows\system32\ and tap Enter.
  5. Place your pointer next to C:\Windows and type explorer.exe. Press Enter.
  6. Click the Start button and select Search/RUN.
  7. Enter %appdata%.
  8. Right-click on svc-[random file name].exe file and then select Delete.
  9. Restart your computer.
  10. Click the Start button to open the menu and enter regedit into Search/RUN.
  11. Move to HKEY_CURRECT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\Current Version\Winlogon .
  12. Locate the Shell and right-click on it.
  13. Select Modify.
  14. Enter %WinDir%\Explorer.exe for Value and click OK.
  15. Launch your browser.
  16. Visit http://www.pcthreat.com/download-sph .
  17. Download an automatic tool, install it, and perform a scan to remove the rogue application.
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How to manually remove Windows Protection Booster

Files associated with Windows Protection Booster infection:

svc-kasc.exe

Windows Protection Booster processes to kill:

svc-kasc.exe
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