Sirius Win Vista Antivirus 2014 Virus – Removal Instructions
Sirius Win Vista Antivirus 2014 is a rouge anti-virus computer infection. This virus displays false scan results and security warnings as well as hijacking your internet browse, which is what makes it a rogue virus. Sirius Win Vista Antivirus 2014 is designed to scare people; it displays false information, making the user believe something is wrong with their computer. Once the false scans are shown, Sirius Win Vista Antivirus 2014 prompts the user to purchase their entire program, which can be up to $100. Purchasing Sirius Win Vista Antivirus 2014 will not make the virus go away, but it will instead continue wreaking havoc on the user’s computer. The only difference is that they then have their money as well.
Sirius Win Vista Antivirus 2014 and Sirius Win Vista Protection 2014 are both similar viruses that are part of the Rogue.FakeRean-Braviax family. This group of computer infections operate in basically the same way; detecting false viruses, running fake scans, hijacking web browsers, and scaring others into believing their computer is infected when it’s really not.
Sirius Win Vista Antivirus 2014 works by getting into your computer, shutting down all applications, and hijacking web browsers. Sirius Win Vista Antivirus 2014 can get into your computer in a number of ways. Websites that are designed to get the virus into your computer as well as websites that are hacked in order to get the virus into your computer can spread the virus. Trojans also help to spread Sirius Win Vista Antivirus 2014 by posing as legitimate programs needed in order to view a video. Instead, they install the infection onto the user’s computer.
Once the Sirius Win Vista Antivirus 2014 infection is installed, it takes over the entire computer. You are not allowed to go onto the internet or open any other application on the computer. The virus makes it so the only thing that can be done is pay in order to get the “viruses” off your computer. Like mentioned, Sirius Win Vista Antivirus 2014 protects itself from getting deleted and off of the computer by blocking all applications. This virus is considered malware, because it does nothing but bad things to the computer and its user.
Step-by-Step Sirius Win Vista Antivirus 2014 Virus Removal Instructions
The Virus Help Center has carefully created these instructions in order to make the removal of the Sirius Win Vista Antivirus 2014 virus as easy as possible.
**PLEASE REMEMBER** – If the computer that is infected with the virus is running Microsoft’s “Windows 8” operating system, please use this Windows 8 Virus Removal Instructions page.
1. Restart the Computer into Safe Mode with Networking
The Sirius Win Vista Antivirus 2014 virus is usually a lot less active in Safe Mode with Networking. This will allow you to bypass the virus and install the Sirius Win Vista Antivirus 2014 Virus Removal software.
How to boot into Safe Mode with Networking:
a. Turn off the computer and wait 1 minute
b. Turn on the computer and immediately begin pressing the “F8” button multiple times until you see the Windows Advanced options menu
c. When the Windows Advanced options menu appears, select “Safe Mode with Networking” and press “ENTER”
2. Install Spyhunter 4
The software we recommend to remove Sirius Win Vista Antivirus 2014 has received awards for its virus removal capabilities and is used by millions worldwide.
Install Spyhunter 4:
a. Click the “Windows” key and the “R” key to open the Run box (See Image below)
b. Type the following into the Run Command box: iexplore http://www.virushelpcenter.com/fix and press “ENTER”
c. After pressing “OK” the installation will begin and you will be asked to “Run” or “Save”- Select “RUN”
3. Complete the Scan and Remove the Virus
The software will automatically begin the scanning process and once completed will show the results of all the infections found. Please Note: the scan results will show the files names and not the actual name of the particular virus.
Fully remove Sirius Win Vista Antivirus 2014:
a. Click “Fix” when the virus scan is complete.
b. Register Spyhunter to completely remove the virus.
c. Spyhunter will remove the virus and protect you from future threats.