PC Fix Speed Virus is a fake computer performance optimization program which pretends to help you fix various system errors. If you have not installed the application by yourself, it means that you have been browsing insecure websites. Like other rogue applications, PC Fix Speed Virus attempts to make you purchase its full version so that the system performance issues can be successfully tackled. Unfortunately, the threat in question cannot help you optimize the PC as all its operations are simulated.
According to the website pcfixspeed.com, which is the official website of this fake product, the software can free up disk and memory space, speed up your system, clean and repair your registry, improve Internet access and boost start-up speed. Moreover, the application is said to be compatible with Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7 and Windows 8.
If you have already downloaded or found this malicious application on your PC, disregards its attempts to make you pay money, which is being done by providing you with various notification regarding the condition of the system. One of such warnings is presented below:
Your system registry contain errors.
Registry errors found: 54
We recommend removing errors by clicking on the Remove Now! Button
You will be offered to register the program which, of course, you should not do. As you already know, after you scan the PC with this tool, you will be informed that your computer has a particular number of issues that has to be fixed. For example, you can come across this type of warning:
There are still 65 issues remaining to be fixed!
Thank you for choosing PC Fix Speed.
To improve the performance and speed of your PC now, just click on “Fix Issue Now”.
Do not click on that button because neither is PC Fix Speed Virus going to clean up unnecessary file, nor is it going to eliminate registry entries which are no longer used by any program.
Various treacherous computer security applications, including PC Fix Speed, are promoted via advertisements or can be bundled with such free programs as 24x7. Hence, if you are not sure whether the application is really safe, do not download it. Moreover, do not click on pop-up ads that are displayed on dubious website in order to prevent adverse consequences.
What you should actually do is implement a reliable spyware removal tool which is powerful to terminate the installer of the malicious program and all the files that are created after the installation. Our advice is to use SpyHunter because this malware prevention tool fully removes various threats, including ransomware, fake anti-virus tools and other infections.
|#||File Name||File Size (Bytes)||File Hash|
|1||PCFixTray.exe||383608 bytes||MD5: 664db850dc99db3b1a771c6a7c80dd17|
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