Live Security Platinum description
Live Security Platinum is a malicious security program that is categorized as a rogue antivirus program. It belongs to WinWebSec family of rogues. Here are some facts about this badware:
Live Security Platinum uses trojans to get inside through security vulnerabilities found on PC. It can also spread together with infected updates or downloads.
Live Security Platinum displays fake system scanners and alerts and reports numerous malware. It gives the same scan results for all computers.
Live Security Platinum was released to gain money money – malware declares that you must purchase its license to remove threats reported on its alerts.
Live Security Platinum disconnects users from Internet and blocks legitimate security programs in order to stay inside the system
3 ways how to removeLive Security Platinum:
Get rid of Live Security Platinum using System Restore method:
Note: Live Security Platinum may disable system restore.
Point to All Programs.
Point to Accessories.
Point to System Tools.
Click System Restore.
Follow the instructions on the wizard.
Uninstall Live Security Platinum using automatic remover:
Check if there is possibility to download, install and run anti-malware program for automatic Live Security Platinum removal: StopZilla
If download, execution or installation processes fail, go to steps 1-2 of manual removal instructions, or rename the downloaded executable file to iexplorer.exe, firefox.exe or something like that that are not blocked by virus.
After removal, reboot, scan with alternate remover to check for remaining Trojans spreading Live Security Platinum.
Remove Live Security Platinum manually:
Launch regedit and task manager (click start->run->regedit, press ctrl-alt-del, choose task manager)
If opening regedit fails, you should use automatical removal instructions (above)
If opening task manager fails, but you can access regedit search for a keys in registry containing Task and delete them.
If opening task manager fails and you can’r access regedit as well or it failed to repair, step 1.2 : Download Process explorer and rename it to iexplorer.exe
Stop all tasks under your user that are named by random numbers, your username or are completely unknown. Note down their names.
Search for these files in hard disk and delete them.
Search for registry keys mentioning these files and delete them.
Scan with reputable spyware remover to remove Trojans that spread this infection completely.
Reboot your system
More information about removal of Live Security Platinum.
How to remove Live Security Platinum
To get rid of spyware such as Live Security Platinum you must block Live Security Platinum sites, stop and remove processes, unregister DLL files, search and remove all other Live Security Platinum files and registry utility. Follow the Live Security Platinum detection and removal instructions below.
The most typical spyware removal method is to remove Live Security Platinum by using "Add or Remove Programs" service. However there may be hidden Live Security Platinum files, running processes and registries in your computer, so Live Security Platinum may recreate all other files after reboot.