Windows Security System is a dangerous and seriously annoying computer spyware, which will display many false security alerts after installing itself illegally on your computer system. It will show various fake warnings claiming that tons of viruses and malwares have been detected in your computer system, and in order to remove them, you will have to buy the Windows Security System program. In fact, purchasing the Windows Security System is not a wise move nor it will solve any problem, but there is a fair chance that it may harm your computer system more seriously by stealing your important work information. This information may include your financial or personal information like user name, password or credit card number. The malicious program may also sell this information to hackers, so you should remove the dangerous Windows Security System the instant you suspect its presence, instead of buying the full version.

Removing Windows Security System is a very difficult task and you must be an expert in the windows operating system if you are planning to remove it manually. There are many articles on removing the Windows Security System, but most of them will ask you to download any software and leave the work on them. Some software might be that good and they could remove the dangerous Windows Security System, but we recommend you to do this manually in order to nip in the bud. Do not worry if you do not much about the Windows Security System or you are completely unaware of how to remove it. This is a simple enough process, which is explained in detailed here.

However, before removing the Windows Security System, you need to reboot your computer and operate it in safe mood because the malicious program has complete control over your computer, and thus, it will not allow you to do anything.

Remove Windows Security System processes

  1. Go to Start and click on the option Run.
  2. Type taskmgr and press Ok
  3. Or to save time, you can quickly open the windows task manager by pressing the shortcut keys CTRL+ALT+DEL.
  4. In the task manager, click on the Processes tab which will be at the top of the window.
  5. Find the required Windows Security System process which is ‘[Random].exe’.
  6. Now right click on the process and then select the option End process.

Remove Windows Security System registry entry values

  1. Select Run by clicking on the start button.
  2. Type ‘regedit’ and click Ok.
  3. To find the Windows Security System registry key click on Edit and then on Find from the left pane of the registry editor.
  4. In the search bar enter the registry key values and select Ok.
  5. Now right click on the found result and select Modify and then click on Delete.

The registry keys you need to find are:

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

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

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

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Enum\Root\LEGACY_[random2]\0000

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Enum\Root\LEGACY_[random2]\0000\Control

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Enum\Root\LEGACY_1FE50

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Enum\Root\LEGACY_1FE50\0000

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Enum\Root\LEGACY_1FE50\0000\Control

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Services\112da10e6b8dcd07

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

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Enum\Root\LEGACY_[random2]\0000

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Enum\Root\LEGACY_[random2]\0000\Control

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Enum\Root\LEGACY_1FE50

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Enum\Root\LEGACY_1FE50\0000

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Enum\Root\LEGACY_1FE50\0000\Control

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\[random2]

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\WinUltraAntivirus

Remove Windows Security System other files

  1. Go to Start > Search.
  2. Enter the Windows Security System file name and press enter.
  3. Right click on the found result and press Delete.
  4. The Windows Security System file name are:

C:\Program Files\Windows Security System\[random].exe

%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\[random]_.mkv

%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\[random].avi

%AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\[random].ico

%AllUsersProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\Startup\[random].lnk

%UserProfile%\Application Data\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Quick Launch\Antimalware Tool.lnk

%UserProfile%\Desktop\Antimalware Tool.lnk

%Temp%\wrk3.tmp

%Temp%\[random].dll

%UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\Startup\[random].lnk

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