System Care Antivirus is a rogue malware program that displays bogus scan results of malicious software that it has detected on your computer. It's just another fake anti-virus program and it's fake scan results shouldn't be taken seriously. System Care Antivirus was constructed to cause problems and definitely not to solve them. It is part of a group of malware infections that are spread by compromised and also intentionally malicious websites. These particular websites utilize the Black Hole Exploit Kit to spread malicious software.
Once System Care Antivirus has compromised your computer, it makes several changes to your system to make it's removal complicated. Uninstalling it from your "Programs and Features" or "Add/Remove Programs" isn't possible since it won't be listed with your other installed applications
Possible Registration Code: AA39754E-715219CE
You’ll need to download the programs listed below on a clean computer and then copy them onto the infected system for execution:
System Care Antivirus Associated Files and folders that need removal:
%Desktopdir%\System Care Antivirus.lnk
%Programs%\System Care Antivirus\System Care Antivirus.lnk
System Care Antivirus Associated Registry Entries that need removal:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\System Care Antivirus\DisplayIcon %AppData%\[RANDOM CHARACTERS]\[RANDOM CHARACTERS].exe,0
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\System Care Antivirus
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\System Care Antivirus\UninstallString “%AppData%[RANDOM CHARACTERS][RANDOM CHARACTERS].exe” -u
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\RunOnce\[RANDOM CHARACTERS] %AppData%\[RANDOM CHARACTERS]\[RANDOM CHARACTERS].exe
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\System Care Antivirus\ShortcutPath “%AppData%\[RANDOM CHARACTERS]\[RANDOM CHARACTERS].exe” -u
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\System Care Antivirus\DisplayName System Care Antivirus
The information in this article is provided "as is". It should be used for educational purposes only. Smith Technical Resources makes no guarantees or claims that the information contained in this article will help you completely remove the above listed malicious program(s) from your computer.
If you feel uncomfortable performing any of the procedures that we've listed on this page, please contact a professional computer repair company in your area and have them complete the needed repairs on your computer. Smith Technical Resources takes no responsibility for any possible damage that could result from your use of the above instructions.