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SecureKeeper Adware Removal Instructions

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The Emsi Software malware research team has discoverd a new outbreak of the SecureKeeper adware. a-squared Anti-Malware detects this malware as Adware.Win32.SecureKeeper.

SecureKeeper is a rogue scanner program, it shows a fake security center window, shows misleading scan results and fake security alerts. The author SecureKeeper also made LinkSafeness, AntiAid, SystemFighter, SystemVeteran, BlockProtector, BlockKeeper, BlockScanner, BlockWatcher, SoftStronghold, ShieldSafeness, SoftVeteran, SoftSoldierSoftCop, TrustFighter, TrustSoldier, SafeFighter, SecureVeteran, SafeFighter, etc. To further convince victims, SecureKeeper will also create numerous junk files with random names on your computer that will be detected as malware when the program scans your computer, but will not allow you to remove them until you purchase it.

Create new files:

  • %ProgramFiles%SecureKeeper SoftwareSecureKeeperSecureKeeper.exe
  • %ProgramFiles%SecureKeeper SoftwareSecureKeeperuninstall.exe
  • %AllUsersProfile%DesktopSecureKeeper.lnk
  • %AllUsersProfile%Start MenuProgramsSecureKeeper2 Homepage.lnk
  • %AllUsersProfile%Start MenuProgramsSecureKeeper3 Uninstall.lnk
  • %AllUsersProfile%Start MenuProgramsSecureKeeper1 SecureKeeper.lnk
  • %UserProfile%[email protected][1].txt
  • %UserProfile%Local SettingsTempnsk18.tmpnsProcess.dll

Create new registry entries:

  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINEsoftwaremicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionUninstallSecureKeeper
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINEsoftwareSecureKeeper
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USERsoftwareSecureKeeper
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USERsoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionRun, “SecureKeeper”














How to remove the infection of Adware.Win32.SecureKeeper?

To delete this malware infection, please download and install a-squared Anti-Malware. Run a full scan on all drives and move all detected items to the quarantine.


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