Windows virtual angel is a fake antivirus program that has spiteful intentions and is made by computer hackers. This program does not have any fruitful functions and it only imitates the procedures of a security tool. By utilizing Trojan infections, this malware enters into the targeted machine. These malwares come to the system rolled up with lots of downloads etc. and is usually distributed through infected websites. Once the windows virtual angel enters your computer system, it will assemble to be started right after you boot your computer. First of all windows virtual angel starts scanning your system, when it is loaded. Less experienced users may fall for such trick as the scanner looks so much confiding and trustful. Scanner shows scan result, which is produced by this program and the result claims to detect various infectious documents and files.

Computer hackers use this trick and insist the owners to purchase a license of windows virtual angel to remove virus from your system. Unluckily, this isn’t a solution. The problem with your computer will remain the same after purchasing windows virtual angel. You will just waste your money and it will not solve any of your problems. Another thing to mention is that all of the warnings, messages, alerts and pop-ups that your computer is at risk are fake. The solution of all the reported issues is to remove windows virtual angel. Once, you remove this malware, each and every problem of your system will be solved out.

Remove Windows Virtual Angel Processes

  1. The windows task manager is used to remove the Windows Virtual Angel processes completely and thus stopping the malware form working.
  2. Keep pressing the keys ALT+CTR+DEL until windows task manager opens. This is a quick way to open it.
  3. Look for the tab named ‘processes’ and click on it.
  4. All the active processes are being shown under the column ‘image name’. The Windows Virtual Angel process will also be in the list.
  5. Find the process Protector-[rnd].exe.
  6. Select the above process and click on ‘End processes’ from the end of the windows task manager window.

Remove Windows Virtual Angel Registry key values

  1. Windows registry editor is used to remove the Windows Virtual Angel Registry values.
  2. The registry editor is divided into two sections.
  3. To open the registry editor go to Start > Run > Write regedit > Ok.
  4. Go in the left section and click on Edit.
  5. Now select the option Find from the menu and write down the registry values.
  6. Right click on the values and press Delete.
  7. The registry values are:

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main\FeatureControl\FEATURE_ERROR_PAGE_BYPASS_ZONE_CHECK_FOR_HTTPS_KB954312

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

Remove Windows Virtual Angel other files

  1. Open Run.
  2. Write cmd and press enter.
  3. Type the full path of the Windows Virtual Angel file along with the directory name.
  4. When the file is opened type ‘regsvr32 /u [dll_file_name]’ and press enter.
  5. The Windows Virtual Angel file name is:

%AppData%\Protector-[rnd].exe

 

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