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Danger level 9
Type: Rogue Anti-Spyware
Common infection symptoms:
  • Installs itself without permissions
  • Connects to the internet without permission
  • Shows commercial adverts
  • Annoying Pop-up's
  • Slow Computer
Other mutations known as:

Secure Warrior

Secure Warrior is a malicious and deceptive rogue application which has been designed in order to steal your money. Stealing your money is just one of the negative things that Secure Warrior has been designed for. In addition to your money being stolen, Secure Warrior will create many computer problems for you, as well as invade your privacy. Secure Warrior has many clones which include: Secure Fighter, Secure Warrior, SecurityFighter, SaveDefender, TrustWarrior, SoftSafeness, BlockDefense, SecureVeteran as well as SystemCop.

Secure Warrior may also go by the following names:
• SecureWarrior
• Secure.Warrior

Secure Warrior may display some of the following symptoms:
• Annoying pop up messages.
• Strange system changes that you did not do.
• Security system notifications.
• A fake scan report with fake results.
• A slower than usual computer performance.
• A faulty internet connection.

Secure Warrior may gain access to your system when you least expect it.Once it has installed itself onto your machine, it may start up each time that you Windows operating system starts up. Secure Warrior may run a system scan, which will appear like an authentic scanner which is scanning your system. The truth of the matter is that this system scan is fake and so is the scan report results which it will present you with. You will be told that the only way to remove all the malicious threats on your computer is by paying a fee for the full version of Secure Warrior. Secure Warrior is the complete opposite of secure and will not fix your computer at all. This is just one big scam in order to try to obtain your money. Do not download, install or purchase anything remotely related to Secure Warrior.

The best advice that can be offered is for you remove Secure Warrior immediately upon detection. You could make use of the manual removal instructions but you need to be seriously warned that you run the risk of causing even further damage to your computer if you do something incorrectly. It is strongly advised that you rather make use of a decent and up to date antispyware removal tool that is able to both detect as well as automatically delete Secure Warrior for you.

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How to manually remove Secure Warrior

Files associated with Secure Warrior infection:


Secure Warrior processes to kill:


Remove Secure Warrior registry entries:



  1. k ward Oct 4, 2009

    i want to remove secure warrior pls

  2. Jouzzziiii Oct 4, 2009

    Sry i dont really understand your walkthrough to remove the security warrior. when i right click there is no "open file location". Why is that and where can i find it if not in the ctrl + alt + delete?

  3. M.El-Tahan Oct 8, 2009

    well my windows is vista what is yours

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