PC Security 2009

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PC Security 2009 Information
Type:   Spyware
  Installs & gathers info from a PC without user permission.
  By downloading freeware & shareware programs.
  Changes PC settings, excessive popups
& slow PC performance.
Detection:   Download SpyHunter's Spyware Scanner.

PC Security 2009 is a rogue anti-spyware application. PC Security 2009 uses many aggressive tactics to entice computer users into purchasing a full version of the PC Security 2009 program. PC Security 2009 in trial and full version is effectively unable to detect or remove computer parasites despite its claim. PC Security 2009 was created by the same group of hackers that attempt to sell the fake security programs WinReanimator and Home Antivirus 2009. PC Security 2009 may come from a Trojan infection that downloads and installs fake security applications. Once your system has PC Security 2009 installed, it may be damaged. Removal of PC Security 2009 may be complicated due to PC Security 2009 being able to load into memory at startup of Windows.

To check your computer for PC Security 2009, download SpyHunter Spyware Detection Tool.

SpyHunter spyware detection tool is only a scanner meant to assist you in detecting PC Security 2009 and other threats. If you detect the presence of PC Security 2009 on your PC, you have the opportunity to purchase the SpyHunter removal tool to remove any traces of PC Security 2009.


Detection of PC Security 2009 (Recommended)

PC Security 2009 is difficult to detect and remove. PC Security 2009 is not likely to be removed through a convenient "uninstall" feature. PC Security 2009, as well as other spyware, can re-install itself even after it appears to have been removed.

You also run the risk of damaging your computer since you're required to find and delete sensitive files in your system such as DLL files and registry keys. It is recommended you use a good spyware remover to remove PC Security 2009 and other spyware, adware, trojans and viruses on your computer.

Run a PC Security 2009 scan/check to successfully detect all PC Security 2009 files with the SpyHunter Spyware Detection Tool. If you wish to remove PC Security 2009, you can either purchase the SpyHunter spyware removal tool to remove PC Security 2009 or follow the PC Security 2009 manual removal method provided in the "Remedies and Prevention" section.

Method of Infection

There are many ways your computer could get infected with PC Security 2009. PC Security 2009 can come bundled with shareware or other downloadable software.

Another method of distributing PC Security 2009 involves tricking you by displaying deceptive pop-up ads that may appear as regular Windows notifications with links which look like buttons reading Yes and No. No matter which "button" that you click on, a download starts, installing PC Security 2009 on your system. PC Security 2009 installs on your computer through a trojan and may infect your system without your knowledge or consent.

If you think you may already be infected with PC Security 2009, use this SpyHunter Spyware dectection tool to detect PC Security 2009 and other common Spyware infections. After detection of PC Security 2009, the next advised step is to remove PC Security 2009 with the purchase of the SpyHunter Spyware removal tool.


PC Security 2009 may attempt to change your computer's desktop, hijack your browser, monitor your Internet browsing activities, change system files, and can do this without your knowledge or permission. Therefore, it is strongly recommended to remove all traces of PC Security 2009 from your computer.

Remedies and Prevention

PC Security 2009, as well as other Spyware, are constantly evolving and becoming more advanced to avoid detection. PC Security 2009 along with its variants can install in different locations and even when you try to uninstall it you find they reappear when you reboot your computer.

Install a good anti-spyware software

When there's a large number of traces of Spyware, for example PC Security 2009, that have infected a computer, the only remedy may be to automatically run a Spyware scan from a good anti-spyware software designed to detect PC Security 2009 and other types of spyware.

Remove PC Security 2009 manually

Another method to remove PC Security 2009 is to manually delete PC Security 2009 files in your system. Detect and remove the following PC Security 2009 files:


  • PC_Security2009.exe


  • AVEngn.dll

Other Files

  • C:\Program Files\PCSecurity2009
  • C:\Program Files\PCSecurity2009\data
  • %UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\PCSecurity2009
  • PC Security 2009
  • PC_Security2009.lnk
  • _scui.cpl
  • %UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\PC_Security2009
  • %ProgramFiles%\PC_Security2009

Registry Keys

  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run "PC Security 2009"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\don't load "scui.cpl"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\PCSecurity2009
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\don't load "wscui.cpl"

Known Variants

VirusBurst is a re-branded variant of other well-known rogue anti-spyware programs, including SpywareQuake, SpyFalcon, SpywareStrike, SpySheriff, SpyHeal and many other pseudonyms.

External links

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