How To Remove Agava Firewall Enhanced Protection Mode Virus – Virus Removal



Agava Firewall Enhanced Protection Mode Virus is a malicious virus infecting computer users who are running Windows XP, Windows Vista and Windows 7 operating systems with Agava Firewall antivirus software. If you are seeing the red Agava Firewall Enhanced Protection Mode window below, then you are infected with this virus. The virus knows that you are running Agava Firewall, takes over Agava Firewall and uses a similar looking icon to make you feel that Agava Firewall is still functioning normally.


This virus has been infecting computer users through a fake Adobe Flash update. It is highly recommended that you do not update Adobe Flash unless the update is coming directly from Adobe. Specifically, Facebook has become a popular distribution channel for this virus. Users have reported that they were infected after attempting to download a video on Facebook.


Two of the identified file names are 1_016.exe and flash-player.exe. Do not download or run anything that is called 1_016.exe or flash-player.exe without verifying that its source is legitimate. Below is a sample of what the files may look like.



This virus is extremely clever. It recognizes that you are using Agava Firewall and will cloak itself by mimicking the Agava Firewall appearance. This is so you will still feel comfortable that your Agava Firewall virus protection still is ok. However, your computer is under attack.


When windows launches you will see a beige window stating that the “release date of the databases” is current. The time and date matches the date and time you logged in, proving that it is a charade and not real. This is another tactic aimed at reassuring users that everything is fine with their computer.

Fake Database Update Window

Agava Firewall Enhanced Protection Mode Virus Fake Database Update Screenshot



If you click on the fake taskbar icon a red window will appear stating: “Attention! Agava Firewall operates under enhanced protection mode. This is a temporary measure necessary for immediate response to threat from virus. No action is required from you.”

Agava Firewall Enhanced Protection Mode Virus Alert Window Screenshot

Agava Firewall Enhanced Protection Mode Virus Alert Window Screenshot



You must remove the Agava Firewall Enhanced Protection Mode Virus as soon as possible. It is a very malicious virus which has infected your computer and rendered the real Agava Firewall antivirus program useless. Remember: This is not a real Agava Firewall program, it is a rogue program. The real Agava Firewall program has been completely disabled and is no longer actively protecting you.


You personal, financial and computer data are all at risk of being compromised. This virus wants you to feel that it is a real Agava software application, when it is definitely not. It’ll log all of your passwords and other personal information that you enter as your browse the web.


As more information regarding this virus becomes available we will update this page. We highly recommend that you try to remove the Agava Firewall Enhanced Protection Mode Virus. Try the recommended procedure below to remove this malicious infection.


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Begin Virus Removal by Following the Instructions Below
Target Virus: Agava Firewall Enhanced Protection Mode Virus

The removal process we are illustrating below has been proven to be the most effective way to remove the Agava Firewall Enhanced Protection Mode Virus.

You must be on the infected computer when performing these steps.




1 On your keyboard, click and hold the Windows key, then press the R key. See keyboard diagram below.

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2 After you have clicked the Window key and R key, the Run Box will appear. Type the following into the run box and click OK:

iexplore //spywarehelpcenter.com/nuke


Windows Run Nuke

After you click OK, your computer will connect to our website and download nuke-M.




When you see the nuke-M download box, click the Save button. The picture of the download box is below.

nuke-M Download Box





After you click the “Save” button, another window will open asking you where to save it. Browse to your desktop and click Save again so that you save the nuke-M file to your desktop. The window you will see is shown below.

nuke-M Save Desktop Box





3 After you have saved the nuke-M file to your desktop, go ahead and run the nuke-M file by double clicking on it. If you computer asks if you are sure you want to run nuke-M, click OK. nuke-M will quickly disable the virus allowing you to install antivirus software. The virus should now be temporarily disabled. If the nuke-M file is blocked by the virus, rename the file to ‘iexplore’ or ‘explorer’ and try to open nuke-M again.

nuke-M icon





4 Now that the virus is not running it is time to begin removal. On your keyboard, click and hold the Windows key, then press the R key. See keyboard diagram below.

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5 After you have pressed the Windows and R key, the Windows Run Box will open. Type exactly the following into the run box and click OK:

iexplore https://spywarehelpcenter.com/remove


Windows Run Remove





After clicking OK, your computer will connect to our website and download our recommended virus removal program called Spyware Doctor by PC Tools. When the download box appears click the Save button. The picture of the download box is below.

PC Tools Download Box





After you click the “Save” button, another window will open asking you where to save it. Browse to your desktop and click Save again so that you save the nuke-M file to your desktop. The window you will see is shown below.

PC Tools Save Desktop Box





6 Open the PC Tools installation file from your desktop and perform the virus scan.

PC Tools Safe Install Icon





7 Once the virus scan is complete, PC Tools will have found Agava Firewall Enhanced Protection Mode. Remove the Agava Firewall Enhanced Protection Mode Virus by registering PC Tools. You must register PC Tools to remove Agava Firewall Enhanced Protection Mode.




8 After you have registered PC Tools the Agava Firewall Enhanced Protection Mode Virus should be completely gone.




Call us toll free at 888-220-8968 and we can gladly walk you through these steps.

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