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Your PC Protector

Posted: February 3, 2010

Threat Metric

Threat Level: 10/10
Infected PCs: 47
First Seen: February 5, 2010
Last Seen: January 8, 2020
OS(es) Affected: Windows

ScreenshotYour PC Protector is a rogue anti-spyware program which uses Trojans and security exploits to enter a computer system. Once active, Your PC Protector will generate hundreds of popups and fake security alerts to convince hapless computer users that the compromised PC is infected with malware. These scare tactics are used to get the user to purchase a "licensed version" of Your PC Protector, which is in fact useless. Your PC Protector will promise to rid the computer of all threats. Do not fall for this trickery and have Your PC Protector removed using reliable anti-spyware software.

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Technical Details

File System Modifications

Tutorials: If you wish to learn how to remove malware components manually, you can read the tutorials on how to find malware, kill unwanted processes, remove malicious DLLs and delete other harmful files. Always be sure to back up your PC before making any changes.

The following files were created in the system:



svchost.exe File name: svchost.exe
Size: 37.37 KB (37376 bytes)
MD5: e862aa6b00b223b354607e921339d237
Detection count: 57
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: February 5, 2010
PC_protect[1].exe, Your PC Protector.exe File name: PC_protect[1].exe, Your PC Protector.exe
Size: 1.04 MB (1049096 bytes)
MD5: f7461d1efa5c6dfd4092053c82e12f0d
Detection count: 56
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: January 8, 2020
alggui.exe File name: alggui.exe
Size: 43.52 KB (43520 bytes)
MD5: 694f9f7c6ce0a64ca8be394536dd284f
Detection count: 55
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: February 5, 2010
adc32.dll File name: adc32.dll
Size: 958.46 KB (958464 bytes)
MD5: e7298f3a83fb7071aced22b660ddd42d
Detection count: 54
File type: Dynamic link library
Mime Type: unknown/dll
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: February 5, 2010

More files

Registry Modifications

The following newly produced Registry Values are:

Directory%ProgramFiles%\Your PC Protector

3 Comments

  • hinali shah says:

    this really works should use it when PC protection comes in ur way

  • Eileen says:

    what do you do if the pc protector takes away your ability to access the internet?

  • kyle says:

    hey my computer is messed up i did the mistake of not finding it and deleting it at once and now it has taken over my system when i start up nothing appears but the virus protector and it disabled task manager and wont let me exit out of it can anyone help me?