Sirius Win Vista Antivirus 2014 Virus – Removal Instructions

Sirius Win Vista Antivirus 2014 is a virus that masquerades as an important piece of security software that must be purchased for a large sum of money. Advertisements for Sirius Win Vista Antivirus 2014 can be seen throughout the internet as well as through targeted emails attempting to trick users into purchasing a 1 year, 2 year, or lifetime account. This software can also be installed via websites that require downloads in order to watch certain video formats or to listen to certain audio files. The money used to purchase Sirius Win Vista Antivirus 2014 generally goes to out-of-country criminals that will then have access to banking information as well.

When Sirius Win Vista Antivirus 2014 is not removed as quickly as possible, almost all other software on the infected computer will begin to act abnormally or no longer work whatsoever. Many times the software will then request that the user “upgrade” Sirius Win Vista Antivirus 2014 to remove these fabricated threats. This software is also often bundled with other viruses designed to steal personal information on the computer.


Sirius Win Vista Antivirus 2014 closely resembles other legitimate antivirus programs and once downloaded will ask the user to perform a system-wide scan in order to detect malware. The scan will come back with dozens of fake results about different viruses on the computer and then ask to remove them permanently. As time goes on, Sirius Win Vista Antivirus 2014 will then begin to block other programs such as browsers or media players as it “detects” more viruses on the system. Users are then asked to unlock the full version which not only spreads the Sirius virus, but also sends money to cyber criminals that use this fake software as a source of income.

These scare tactics will continuously come up with false reports about viruses throughout the computer that are stealing one’s personal information and then selling the information to criminals. Sirius Win Vista Antivirus 2014 will also begin to alter the code of important security programs such as Windows Defender and make them no longer work properly unless uninstalled completely before reinstalling. As long as Sirius Win Vista Antivirus 2014 remains on the system it will infect almost all other software that it comes into contact with.

Sirius Win Vista Antivirus 2014 Virus

Sirius Win Vista Antivirus 2014 Virus Removal Instructions

The virus removal instructions we have outlined below has been proven remove the Sirius Win Vista Antivirus 2014 virus.

** PLEASE NOTE: If the Virus is on a computer running “WINDOWS 8” see the Windows 8 Virus Removal Instructions

Remember: you must be on the infected computer when performing these 3 easy steps to remove the virus.

STEP 1: Start the computer in Safe Mode with Networking
a. Before starting this step, it is STRONGLY SUGGESTED that you write down our 24HR Toll Free tech support phone number incase you run into any issues or would like any additional help with your PC.

If you need help, this is the number to call!

b. To begin, go ahead and turn off the infected computer and wait roughly 20 seconds, then turn it back on.

c. Next Immediately as the computer begins to turn on, press F8 many times. Pressing F8 allows you to access the Advanced Options Menu. You should see an image like the one below.

Selection the option Safe Mode with Networking

d. Next use your arrow keys and select the Safe Mode with Networking option. Press enter when you have selected that option and the computer will begin to boot into safe mode.

STEP 2: Download the Sirius Win Vista Antivirus 2014 Virus Removal Program
a. Now it is time to open the “Run Command” box.

b.On your keyboard, push and hold the “Windows” key, then press the “R” key. See keyboard diagram below.

Keyboard Shortcut Diagram

c. After you have pressed the “Windows” and “R” key, the Windows Run Box will open. Type the following and press OK:


Windows Run Box

After clicking OK, your computer will connect to the internet and download our recommended virus removal program called Spyhunter.

STEP 3: Installing the Sirius Win Vista Antivirus 2014 Virus Removal Program
a. When you see the download box, click the “Run” button. The picture of the download box is below.

Spyhunter Download Box Click Run

b. Now you should be downloading a program called “Spyhunter 4” this program has been developed by a company called Enigma Software. Through their extensive work on Malware research they have developed one of the worlds most successful Virus and Malware removal programs. This program offers easy “point and click” virus removal.

c. After this program runs the scan, you should see a list of “threats” found on your computer. These Threats can be very harmful and may ruin the computer if not removed. To remove these threats click “fix Threats” and then “register” the program to permanently remove the virus and any other threats found.

*** After registering Spyhunter4 we highly recommend restarting the computer. Then we would like you to make sure everything is working properly. You should notice that the virus has been completely removed. If it has not been removed or the computer is not working 100% to your liking call us immediately at 1-888-895-6053 and one of our techs will help get it working properly again.

Need further assistance? Call us toll free and one of our friendly technicians will kindly walk you through the virus removal process.

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