Thursday, August 15, 2013

How to Remove Attentive Antivirus-Removal Guide

Have your computer encountered by Attentive Antivirus? Does it keep telling you that your computer is in danger and scares you to pay the full version of the program? Is it a virus or should I remove it? If you need more information, you are welcome to read the rest of the post.

What Is Attentive Antivirus?

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Attentive Antivirus is classified as a rogueware. It can enter into your computer without your consent. Once installed it can automatically start fake scan and reminds you there are a lot of threats on your computer and scare you to pay the full version to remove those nonexistent threats at its scan results.
Meanwhile Attentive Antivirus is capable of blocking some programs from launching itself while claiming that they are infected, usually the .EXE named files, for example when this fake antivirus is running you cannot launch your Task Manager or Chrome:
And Attentive Antivirus can block some legitimate program from launching itself with the reason that they are infected. For example, you cannot launch your Task Manager or IE. Usually the warning is like below:

Warning! Network attack attempt detected.
We strongly recommend activating full edition of Attentive Antivirus for repairing threats.

Warning! Network attack attempt detected.
To keep the computer safe, the threat must be blocked.

You should ignore and don’t give the permission to download the Attentive Antivirus. It is malicious and it may allow other infections come should remove it ASAP.

Solution one:Uninstall Attentive Antivirus Manually


1) Boot your computer into Safe Mode with Networking.
To perform this procedure, please restart your computer and keep pressing F8 key until Windows Advanced Options menu shows up, then using arrow key to select “Safe Mode with Networking” from the list and press ENTER to get into that mode.

2) Press Ctrl+Alt+Del keys together to pull up Window Task Manager and end Attentive Antivirus  suspicious processes:

3) Check the following directories and remove all these associated files:


4) Open Registry Editor by navigating to Start Menu, type in Regedit, and then click OK. When you have been in Registry Editor, please remove the following related registry entries:

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\[RANDOM CHARACTERS].exe
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion

5) After you finish the above steps, please reboot your computer and get in normal mode to check the effectiveness.

Solution two: Get rid of Attentive Antivirus by automatic scan of SpyHunter removal tool

SpyHunter is a powerful, real-time anti-spyware application that designed to help computer users to clean up the infections like worms, Trojans, rootkits, rogues, dialers, spyware,etc. It is important to note that SpyHunter removal tool works well and should run alongside existing security programs without any conflicts.

Step one: Click the icon to download SpyHunter removal tool
Follow the instructions to install SpyHunter removal tool


Step two: After the installation, run SpyHunter and click “Malware Scan” button to have a full or quick scan on your PC

Step three: Select the detected malicious files after your scanning and click “Remove” button to clean up all viruses.

or you can follow the video below:
To handle this stubborn malware, manual removal with expert is needed. Or you may cause system crash are welcome to download Spyhunter automatic removal tool to get rid of it immediately!

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