System Security 2012 is a fake anti-spyware software hailing from rogue virus family. It is a clone of recently appeared malware known as “System Security 2011“. This program has nothing to help you but it is a harmful threat that steals your money. System Security 2012 is a spyware which enters into your computer from malicious websites then it claims to be a legitimate computer security software, then it warns you of viruses detected on your computer. You should not trust System Security 2012 because it is a scamware product that wants you to believe it and buy its full version to get rid of viruses but infact this software has no ability to secure your computer from malware as it is a virus itself.
System Security 2012 gets installed on your computer without your consent and it configures itself to be launched automatically on system, startup. So whenever you reboot the infected machine, System Security 2012 comes up on the screen and starts scanning your computer for viruses. Then it reports that it has detected numerous viruses and malwares on your computer that must be removed very soon. It starts displaying scary popup warnings and virus alerts on your screen with interval of a few minutes. It also asks the user to upgrade to the Pro version of System Security 2012 to get rid of these viruses. The upgrading of this program costs you some bucks. That is the target of this scamware software. Remember! all the warnings and virus alerts displayed by this software are fake, it wants to scare you of viruses so you,ll buy System Security 2012 full version. If you pay for it, you get no help but a lot more of mess. Its recommended to remove System Security 2012 from your computer as soon as possible instead of buying it or leaving it be there in your computer.
How to remove System Security 2012 virus manually:
To remove this virus manually, complete the following set of tasks. Do not forget to create a backup before getting started to the manual removal guide.
To prform manual removal steps, you may need to learn,
How to stop a proccess
How to delete registry entries
Stop System Security 2012 processes:
Delete System Security 2012 Registry Entries:
HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings,ProxyServer = http=127.0.0.1:59232
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “[random characters]”
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\System Security 2011
Delete System Security 2012 files:
%AppData%\[random]\System Security 2011.ico
%UserProfile%\Desktop\System Security 2011.lnk
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