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BlueScorpion | 09:35 Fri 15th Jun 2012 | Computers
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Hi all hopefully someone can help me with a problem that has just occured.

I was browsing AB a short while ago & when I clicked on a page to view I got a message saying "Warning this page is under attack from viruses" I then had a program called Security Shield pop up & tell me I have lots of viruses & other nasty stuff.

I have the McAfee Security Centre installed & that is telling me everything is fine, so I was thinking it was another program trying to make me part with my money, but I can't see how to get rid of it (can't find it in the program list). Now every 5 minutes or so the darn thing pops up again.

I'm using IE7 (yes I know it's old but when I try to install IE8 I lose all internet connection) & the OS is Windows XP

Please let me know what other information you might need
BTW when the box comes up it looks a bit like the Windows security centre except when I looked at that it also said everything was fine


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Download and install malwarebytes, let it update and run a full scan with it, remove whatever it finds.


(note it will offer you a trial of the full version when you first run it, you have to click decline at this point)
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Thanks Chuck I've downloaded that & am running a full scan now
I was conned out of £12 with Security Shield !!!! They get you to pay your money and THAT'S IT... They don't DO anything and you cannot get in touch with them KEEP WELL AWAY!!!!
I have had the same problem, twice in the past 2 days, and both occurrences happened whilst browsing this site.

easily dealt with.

but clearly there's an issue here, either with AB itself or one of its advertisers.
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Anvisoft team developed a special tool to kill security shield 2012.
The name is security-shield-killer, the name is security-shield-killer.
You can download here

Alternative way to remove security shield:

Step1, Stop its fake alert by activating the fake program with the debugged code, 64C665BE-4DE7-423B-A6B6-BC0172B25DF2;

Step2, Run a full scan with your anti-virus program; If your anti-virus program can't detect the Security Shield virus, I suggest you download Anvi Smart Defender to kill it;

Step3, Restart your computer to completely remove Security Shield virus.

Good luck.

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