Due to the fact that there are a great variety of rogues out there, this batch of malicious programs also has certain subgroups, like fake defragmenters, for example. File Integrity Checker is one of these fake defragmenters and this program comes forth claiming that it can enhance your computer performance while in fact it only wants your money. In order to reap financial gain File Integrity Checker can get really nasty.
For starters, File Integrity Checker should not be taken lightly, because it is from the Win32/FakeSysdef family of fake system defragmenters, and it causes a lot of trouble in your computer, blaming it on other things, saying that File Integrity Checker can fix the errors as long as you purchase the full version of the program. The errors File Integrity Checker tells you about include:
RAM memory usage is critically high. RAM memory failure.
Low Disk Space
You are running very low disk space on Local Disk (C:).
The system has been restored after a critical error. Data integrity and hard drive integrity verification required.
Files indexation process failed
Indexation process failure may cause:
File may become unreadable
Files and documents can be lost
Operation System may slow down dramatically
To prevent possible damage to this PC follow the recommendations.
It’s highly recommended to run file integrity checker now and resolve this issue.
Windows – No Disk
Exception Processing Message 0×0000013
Funny enough, if most of these errors were true, you would not be able to run your computer properly. In fact, it would not boot at all, or you would encounter the blue screen. Apart from annoying fake error messages File Integrity Checker also hinders you in other ways. For example, it can modify your internet browser settings lowering the security, or simply hijacking various search results in attempt to steer you towards the rogue’s purchase website.
It can also forcefully change your desktop wallpaper into a fake security error warning message, and if you try ending File Integrity Checker’s process you might encounter yet another unpleasant surprise – blocked Task Manager. That is not the only thing File Integrity Checker can block. You might expect the rogue blocking your other executables as well.
As you can see, File Integrity Checker does nothing but thwart your usual computing habits in attempt to steal your money. As a result your computer might also suffer ultimate damage, so you have to remove File Integrity Checker at once. If you find manual removal too challenging you are free to choose a computer safeguard program of choice to do the job for you.