How to uninstall (remove) WebInternetSecurity

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What is WebInternetSecurity?

In this article we’ll look what WebInternetSecurity. WebInternetSecurity is malicious software that is created to make money on your naivety. After penetrating the computer WebInternetSecurity starts copying the files on the PC. WebInternetSecurity installed as an extension to the browser (Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer). WebInternetSecurity changes your homepage and many other customizations. It’s starting to display various pop-up advertising content, such as banner ads, coupons and links to ad sites. WebInternetSecurity also may redirect you to sites dangerous content. Many antivirus programs do not have WebInternetSecurity in databases, so this program can be freely distributed with your computer. Especially since it may disclose your personal data to third parties. We strongly recommend that you remove WebInternetSecurity right now.

webinternetsecurity

How WebInternetSecurity gets on your PC?

Like most of such programs, WebInternetSecurity gets on your computer when you download any free software from popular sites who distribute it. It is installed without your consent, so the appearance of programs of this kind may be a surprise to you. WebInternetSecurity set complete with anything. Do not settle with dubious offers and try to read reviews of the program, which is unfamiliar to you.

How to remove WebInternetSecurity from your computer?

To uninstall WebInternetSecurity remove it from Control Panel, then delete all files and regkeys.

In our view, there are 3 products that potentially have WebInternetSecurity in their database. You can try to use them for removing WebInternetSecurity.

Recommended Solution:

Norton is a powerful removal tool. It can remove all instances of newest viruses, similar to WebInternetSecurity – files, folders, registry keys.

 

Download Norton*Trial version of Norton provides detection of computer viruses for FREE. To remove malware, you have to purchase the full version of Norton.

Alternative Solution:

Thor Antivirus – detects files, registry values and folders of viruses that show the same behavior as WebInternetSecurity.

 

Download Norton
 

You can try both of these products to remove WebInternetSecurity

Or uninstall WebInternetSecurity manually.

Removing from Control Panel

Windows XP:

  1. Click Start.
  2. Control Panel.
  3. Then click Add or Remove Programs.
  4. Find WebInternetSecurity.
  5. Click Uninstall.

Learn more about uninstallation of programs in Windows XP.

Windows 7/Windows Vista:

  1. Click Start.
  2. Then Control Panel.
  3. Click Uninstall a Program.
  4. Find WebInternetSecurity and click Uninstall.

Learn more about uninstallation of programs in Windows 7.

Windows 8/Windows 8.1:

  1. Open the Menu.
  2. Click Search.
  3. After that click Apps.
  4. Then Control Panel.
  5. Then as in Windows 7, click Uninstall a Program under Programs.
  6. Find WebInternetSecurity, select it and click Uninstall.

Learn more about uninstallation of programs in Windows 8 (8.1).

After that remove WebInternetSecurity from your browser.

Google Chrome:

  1. Open Google Chrome
  2. Push Alt + F.
  3. Click Tools.
  4. Choose Extensions.
  5. Find WebInternetSecurity.
  6. Click the trash can icon to remove it.

Learn more about removing extensions from Chrome.

Mozilla Firefox:

  1. Open Firefox.
  2. Push Shift + Ctrl + A.
  3. Choose WebInternetSecurity.
  4. Click Disable or Remove button.

Learn more about removing extensions from Firefox.

Internet Explorer:

  1. Open IE.
  2. Push Alt + T.
  3. Click Manage Add-ons.
  4. Select Toolbars and Extensions.
  5. Click Disable WebInternetSecurity.
  6. Click More information link in the left-bottom corner.
  7. Click Remove button.
  8. If this button is grayed out – perform alternative steps.

Learn more about removing extensions from IE.

Remove following registry entries:


HKCUSoftwareWebInternetSecurity
HKLMSOFTWAREWebInternetSecurity
HKLMSOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionUninstallWebInternetSecurity
HKLMSOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionExplorerBrowser Helper Objects{65daaf6f-90ac-49a4-9b47-d353c427367a}
HKLMSOFTWAREClassesTypeLib{3D2409FC-AE09-4859-BAA1-032C4AF0C952}1.0HELPDIR

Then remove following files:


ewebstorewrapper.dll
makecert.exe
certutil.exe
libnspr4.dll
libplc4.dll
libplds4.dll
nss3.dll
smime3.dll
softokn3.dll
TrustedRoot.cer
uninstall.webinternetsecurity.exe
WebInternetSecurity.exe
WebInternetSecurity.lnk
WebInternetSecurity.lnk

And these folders


C:Program FilesWebinternetsecurity
C:ProgramDataMicrosoftWindowsStart MenuProgramsWebInternetSecurity
C:UsersAll UsersMicrosoftWindowsStart MenuProgramsWebInternetSecurity

Written by Aleksei Abalmasov

Author: Tim Kas
Computer security specialist. I try to do my best and share my knowledge with you by creating simple-to-follow and useful guides on various topics about computer security.

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