The Windows Abnormality Checker is a bogus antivirus program that reports many false infections and shows numerous fake security pop-ups, messages, and alerts. It also hijacks your browser only to convince you that your computer is infected. The only purpose of creating this program is to frighten people and make them think into buying the full version of this software. In case, your computer is infected with this software, do not purchase the full version.

This rogue software infiltrates computers through Trojans without your approval. It will automatically launch when you login the windows as during installation windows abnormality checker will tune up your system. Right after its launch it will start to scan your computer without your wish and reports many fake infections. It is safe to ignore all the alerts about infection as sometimes it doesn’t even exist. You may receive many alerts like the one mentioned below:


Software without a digital signature detected.                                                                                                  Your system files are at risk. We strongly recommend you to activate your protection.

As all the reports and scanner results are false, the above-mentioned error is also fake. It is very important to remove this malware from your system as soon as possible, because it might damage your important data. In order to remove windows abnormality checker, you have to follow following steps:

Remove Windows abnormality checker processes

  1. If you have problems in handling the Windows task manager you can use the windows process explorer to remove the Windows abnormality checker processes.
  2. Windows process explorer tool can be downloaded from any reliable website.
  3. After downloading run the program and find the Windows abnormality checker processes there.
  4. The Windows abnormality checker which needs to be removed are:

Protector-[random 3 chars].exe

Protector-[random 4 chars].exe

  1. Select the above mentioned processes and then press Delete.

Remove Windows abnormality checker Registry Keys

  1. Go to the Start button.
  2. Select the option Run.
  3. Type regeditand then press Ok.
  1. When the windows registry editor opens go to the left side of the editor.
  2. From the file menu at the top of the registry editor window; click on Edit.
  3. Now click on Find and then type all the Windows abnormality checker registry key values.
  4. When the required registry key values are displayed; select them and then press Delete.

The Windows abnormality checker registry values that should be removed instantly are:


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_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Settings “ID” = 0

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Settings “net” = “2012-2-17_2″

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Settings “UID” = “rudbxijemb”

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\_avp32.exe

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

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

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

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

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

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

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\zapsetup3001.exe

HKCUSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionInternetSettingsWarnOnHTTPSToHTTPRedirect 0

HKCUSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionSettingsID 4

HKCUSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionSettingsUID [rnd]

HKCUSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionSettingsnet [date of installation]

HKLMSOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionpoliciessystemConsentPromptBehaviorAdmin 0

HKLMSOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionpoliciessystemConsentPromptBehaviorUser 0

HKLMSOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionpoliciessystemEnableLUA 0

HKLMSOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsNTCurrentVersionImage File Execution OptionsAAWTray.exe

HKLMSOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsNTCurrentVersionImage File Execution OptionsAAWTray.exeDebugger svchost.exe

HKLMSOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsNTCurrentVersionImage File Execution OptionsAVCare.exe

HKLMSOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsNTCurrentVersionImage File Execution OptionsAVCare.exeDebugger svchost.exe

HKLMSOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsNTCurrentVersionImage File Execution OptionsAVENGINE.EXE

HKLMSOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsNTCurrentVersionImage File Execution OptionsAVENGINE.EXEDebuggersvchost.exea

Remove Windows abnormality checker other files

  1. Click on Start > Search > For Files and Folders.
  2. Enter all the Windows abnormality checker file names that must be removed.
  3. Select the appeared files by clicking right on them and then press Delete.







How to remove Windows abnormality checker?

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>