Windows Tools Patch virus – how to get rid

Windows Tools Patch is not a program that one really needs for his computer. It is a malicious software hailing form rogue viruses that appears to be a legitimate tool for patching your windows security updates but it is a false image. Windows Tools Patch is a virus that wants to shake your pockets, it makes some annoying changes and displays unwanted virus alerts. these fake virus alerts and warnings are displayed as popup messages on your screen to scare you and convince you that your computer is virus affected and you have to get a strong virus removal tool to protect your computer. Then Windows Tools Patch displays its promotional popup ads telling you that Windows Tools Patch can remove these detected viruses and malwares from your computer. It also displays a button to click, REMOVE ALL. But if you try to remove these viruses using Windows Tools Patch, it will tell you that you are using the free version of Windows Tools Patch, you must buy the full version to remove viruses. Please do not fall for this fake campaign. Do not pay for Windows Tools Patch as it is a fake program that can not detect or remove viruses from any computer.
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Windows Tools Patch may get into your computer through malicious website that use trojans to download the virus in a computer. The download and install process of virus is done very invisibly and secretly. Once your computer has got this virus, it will display constant popup alerts on scree. Its highly recommended to scan with a legitimate anti-malware or remove the Windows Tools Patch manually from your computer as soon as possible because this rogue spyware can steal your personal information like credit cards, it can also bring new malwares to your PC.

How to remove Windows Tools Patch 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 Windows Tools Patch processes:
Inspector[random].exe
Protector-[3 random characters].exe

Delete Windows Tools Patch Registry Entries:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings “WarnOnHTTPSToHTTPRedirect” = 0
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System “DisableRegedit” = 0
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System “DisableRegistryTools” = 0
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System “DisableTaskMgr” = 0
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “Inspector”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\adaware.exe “Debugger”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\belt.exe “Debugger”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\deputy.exe “Debugger”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\icload95.exe “Debugger”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\lnetinfo.exe “Debugger”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\mpftray.exe “Debugger”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\netscanpro.exe “Debugger”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\nssys32.exe “Debugger”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\ozn695m5.exe “Debugger”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\perswf.exe “Debugger”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\PskSvc.exe “Debugger”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\SafetyKeeper.exe “Debugger”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\spoler.exe “Debugger”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\taskmgr.exe “Debugger”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\vbcons.exe “Debugger”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\winservn.exe “Debugger”
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\zonealarm.exe “Debugger”

Delete Windows Tools Patch files:
%AppData%\Inspector-[random].exe
%AppData%\Protector-[random].exe
%AppData%\NPSWF32.dll
%AppData%\result.db
%UserProfile%\Desktop\Windows Tools Patch.lnk
%StartMenu%\Programs\Windows Tools Patch.lnk

Auto Removal

To remove this virus Automatically, We suggest following tools:


Malware Bytes Anti-Malware (Download)


HitMan Pro Anti-Malware (Download)


Comments

  1. Quentin Gongalves says:

    I found that on my computer it had managed to lock out my internet by claiming that ANY site I wanted to go to (including Windows Tech Support) were all full of malware and then locking my browser from going there.