Galileo System Cleaner is a rogue anti spyware. The main purpose of this malicious program is to make the users believe in it and then ask them to buy its full version – which is also a rogue. It shows you some fake security alerts and fake list of files that are infected with viruses, and ask you to instantly clean your computer to protect all your important files. In fact, you need to remove the malicious program. As soon as you detect the presence of Galileo System Cleaner in your computer system, it is recommended to act promptly. After entering in your computer, it works in the background for making changes in the registry key values which makes it legal, and therefore, your antivirus software will not be able to detect the malware. It does not allow you to gain control over your computer after that. Therefore, it is important to remove the program manually. Following is a detailed step-by-step guide for doing that.

Remove Galileo System Cleaner processes

  1. Click on Start button.
  2. Now select the option Run.
  3. Type taskmgr and press Ok.
  4. Or to quickly and directly open the Windows task manager Press the keys CTRL+ALT+DEL together.
  5. When the windows manager opens you will see multiple tabs at the top of the windows task manager.
  6. Select the Processes tab.
  7. Under the column name ‘image name’ find out the following processes:

[random]

%ProgramFiles%\GalileoCleaner\systemcleaner.exe

  1. When you locate the processes; select the processes and press the button Delete from the keyboard.

Remove Galileo System Cleaner registry key values

  1. Go to start then click on Run.
  2. Type ‘regedit’ and click Ok.
  3. In the Registry editor you will see two panes.
  4. The left pane is used to find out the Galileo System Cleaner registry key values and then remove them.
  5. Click on Edit and then select the option Find to locate the registry key values.
  6. Enter the registry key values one by one and then click on Ok.
  7. The Galileo System Cleaner registry key values that must be removed are:

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Galileo System Cleaner

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Enum\Root\LEGACY_[random2]

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\[random2]

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\[Random].exe

HKEY_CURRENT_USER \Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System ‘DisableTaskMgr’ = 0

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\protector.exe

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Galileo System Cleaner

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run ‘Inspector’

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings\ZoneMap\Ranges\Range1 “*” = “1”

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings\ZoneMap\Ranges\Range1 “:Range” = “127.0.0.1”

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “[random].exe”

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “[random].exe”

  1. Now right click on the found registry key values and select Modify and then click on Delete.

Remove Galileo System cleaner other files

  1. To delete the Galileo System cleaner other files you must know where they are placed.
  2. To find out the files position you need to go the Start button and select the option ‘Run’.
  3. Write down ‘cmd’ to open the command prompt and press enter.
  4. Type ‘cd’ to change the current directory; give space and then enter the full path to the Galileo System cleaner other file.
  5. If you do not where the file is located you can find out by using the command ‘dir’. It will show the complete list of the files in the computer with their directory name.
  6. When you have found the Galileo System cleaner other file location, type ‘regsvr32 /u Sample File Name’ and press enter.
  7. You will need to change Sample File Name with the following Galileo System cleaner other file names:

%AppData%\.[random]

%AppData%\.csrss

%DesktopDir%\Galileo System Cleaner.lnk

%ProgramFiles%\GalileoCleaner\systemcleaner.exe

C:\Windows\System32\drivers\[Random].sys

%AppData%\Inspector-[rnd].exe

%Documents and Settings%\All Users\Start Menu\Programs\Galileo System Cleaner

%Documents and Settings%\[UserName]\Desktop\[random].lnk

%appdata%\[random].exe

%temp%\[random].exe

%Program Files%\Galileo System Cleaner

%CommonStartMenu%\Programs\Galileo System Cleaner.lnk

%Documents and Settings%\[UserName]\Application Data\[random].exe

%UserProfile%\Desktop\Galileo System Cleaner.lnk

%AppData%\Protector-[rnd].exe

%System%\drivers\.sys

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