Live Security Platinum – Removal

Live Security Platinum is the latest computer virus to be found by our network. This page will assist anyone infected with Live Security Platinum. This computer infection has been updated several times by whoever is behind. The Spyware Help Center has created this page to help anyone remove Live Security Platinum from their computer permanently. (See Below for Removal Instructions)

About Live Security Platinum: is a rogue Malware application designed by hacker to bypass the average computer security programs and infect as many computers as possible. These infection typically happen without ever asking for the users permission. Live Security Platinum will display multiple pop-ups and security alerts pretending to appear like a totally legitimate computer security program but it is not. Live Security Platinum is a 100% fake program that has the ability to cause serious harm to computers. If you have been infected by Live Security Platinum or are seeing this program run on your computer we highly recommend removing it immediately.

Live Security Platinum Virus Image

To remove the Live Security Platinum virus we recommend following the instructions we describe below. The Spyware Help Center manually performs multiple tests to determine the best and easiest way for anyone infected with Live Security Platinum to remove it permanently from their PCs. This virus will start running immediately after the infected computer is booted and begins to take over the computers processes right away. Please note, that all the displays from the Live Security Platinum program are all completely fake and should be disregarded.

After testing many antivirus programs to remove Live Security Platinum we found the Spyware Doctor with Antivirus from PC Tools is far and away the best program to remove it and provide protection from another attack like this happening again. Because of the severity of this particular infection we do not recommend manually removing the virus unless you are a Microsoft Certified Technician. This program can potentially render yor computer totally useless if it is not removed properly.

Follow the instructions below to remove the Live Security Platinum virus:

3-Step Virus Removal Instructions
Target Virus: Live Security Platinum

The virus removal instructions we have outlined below have been proven remove the Live Security Platinumin 3-Easy Steps. You must be on the infected computer when performing these steps. You may also call our support line for additional assistance.

1 Boot the computer into Safe Mode with Networking

A. To begin, turn off the infected computer wait 5 seconds and restart it.

B. Immediately after the computer begins to boot, press the F8 many times until you see the Windows advanced options menu.

C. Once you are in the Advanced Options Menu, use your arrow keys and select the Safe Mode with Networking option. Press enter when you have selected that option. (see illustration below)

Safe Mode with Networking

Windows will now boot into Safe Mode with Networking. Safe Mode with Networking will allow you to remove Live Security Platinum which it would not allow when Windows was in normal mode.

2 Download the Virus Removal Software

A. 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.


B. After you have pressed the Windows Key and “R” key, the Windows Run Box will open. Type the following into the run box exactly as it is shown and click “OK”:


Windows Run Remove

C. After clicking OK, your computer will connect to our website and download our recommended virus removal program called Spyware Doctor by PC Tools.

3 Install the Virus Removal Software

A. When you see the PC Tools download box, click the Run button. The picture of the download box is below. After you click the “Run” button, PC Tools will launch. If your computer asks if you are sure you want to run PC Tools, click OK. The PC Tools installation will begin. After fully installing PC Tools the virus removal scan will automatically begin.

Please Note: for security purposes the actual file name of the download may differ from the one pictured below. Your security is always #1 at Spyware Help Center!

PC Tools Download Box Click Run

B. After PC Tools has scanned your computer and found Live Security Platinum it is time to remove it. Simply click “Fix Checked” to remove the virus.

*Please note: You will not see the actual virus name in the list of found infections. The name of the virus in the PC Tools database is different than the name of the virus you see on your computer. If you see various infections on the scan results then that means that PC Tools found the Live Security Platinum Virus.

C. After you click “Fix Checked” you are going to need to register PC Tools to remove Live Security Platinum. Please register PC Tools and the Live Security Platinum will be removed.

Registering PC Tools offers superior benefits including real-time constant protection against any potential threats. PC Tools will detect and remove any future threats that may occur including viruses, spyware, trojans, registry infections and more. It is a great all-in-one solution for your computer security needs and that is why we recommend it.

After you have registered PC Tools, and the virus was removed, you can safely reboot into Normal Mode. The virus will be completely gone.

If at any time you run into any issues removing Live Security Platinum, please call Toll Free 888.801.8751 to speak to our virus removal team.


  1. Thanks

  2. This is from June of 2012. I wonder if there are updates to this I should know about. My home compter was just infected last night 9-6-2012


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