SmitFraudFix Download – Desktop Hijack Malware Remover

by on December 12th, 2009

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SmitfraudFix is a program created by S!Ri to remove rogue security programs and to remove malware. SmitfraudFix targets malware that display fake security alerts on your computer, change your desktop background to security warnings, installs rogue programs, and the rogue programs themselves.

Examples of programs that SmitFraudFix targets include:

  • MS Antispyware 2009
  • XP Police Antivirus
  • IE-Security
  • IE Defender
  • Zlob Trojans
  • Smitfraud Trojans

smitfraudfix-iconSmitFraudFix is a security tool that removes Desktop Hijack malware. Its antispyware and antimalware.

SmitfraudFix can remove:
Smitfraud
Win32.puper
AVGold
Security iGuard
Spyware Vanisher
quicknavigate.com
updateSearches.com
startsearches.net
Virtual Maid
SpySheriff
PSGuard
SpyAxe
WinHound
AlphaCleaner
AdwarePunisher
SpywareQuake
SpywareSheriff
PestTrap
MalwareWipe
Spyware Soft Stop
BraveSentry
SpyGuard
AdwareSheriff

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SmitfraudFix Usage

Search Using SmitfraudFix

  • Double-click SmitfraudFix.exe
  • Select 1 and hit Enter to create a report of the infected files. The report can be found at the root of the system drive, usually at C:rapport.txt

Clean PC Using SmitfraudFix

  • Reboot your computer in Safe Mode (before the Windows icon appears, tap the F8 key continually)
  • Double-click SmitfraudFix.exe
  • Select 2 and hit Enter to delete infect files.
  • You will be prompted: Do you want to clean the registry ? answer Y (yes) and hit Enter in order to remove the Desktop background and clean registry keys associated with the infection.
  • The tool will now check if wininet.dll is infected. You may be prompted to replace the infected file (if found): Replace infected file ? answer Y (yes) and hit Enter to restore a clean file.
  • A reboot may be needed to finish the cleaning process. The report can be found at the root of the system drive, usually at C:rapport.txt

SmitfraudFix Optional Stuff

  • To restore Trusted and Restricted site zone, select 3 and hit Enter.
  • You will be prompted: Restore Trusted Zone ? answer Y (yes) and hit Enter to delete trusted zone.

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Note: process.exe is detected by some antivirus programs (AntiVir, Dr.Web, Kaspersky) as a “RiskTool”. It is not a virus, but a program used to stop system processes. Antivirus programs cannot distinguish between “good” and “malicious” use of such programs, therefore they may alert the user.

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