Zorton Win 8 Antivirus 2014 Virus – Removal Instructions

Zorton Win 8 Antivirus 2014 is a rogue program that displays fake results and prevents the computer processes from opening. Zorton Win 8 Antivirus acts like a computer optimization tool that detects problems on Windows 8 computers and how to fix those problems. The rogue Zorton Win 8 Antivirus 2014 virus program comes from the Bravix/Fake Rean family of computer viruses, and it is used to make money for the developers by asking for the users credit card information to pay for the full version in order to remove the fake threats that it detects. The full version of Zorton Win 8 Antivirus 2014 should never be paid for, as it will not remove any threats on the computer and the credit card information and payment will go directly to the developer of the virus.

Zorton Win 8 Antivirus 2014 is a dangerous threat to any computer running Windows 8 because it can collect sensitive information from the computer that is infected and can result in identity theft or credit card theft. The virus is often downloaded without the users’ knowledge from through peer to peer downloads including pirated software or videos from infected websites. Zorton Win 8 Antivirus 2014 embeds itself into the files, and spreads once it is downloaded onto a computer.


Zorton Win 8 Antivirus 2014 can cause many problems when it is downloaded onto a computer. It will pretend to run a scan and show fake threats that do not really exist on the computer. The only threat of the computer is the fake virus protection. Once Zorton Win 8 Antivirus 2014 is download, it makes changes to the registry and changes the permission policies for various programs and files running on the computer. The virus will automatically start running every time the computer is turned on and the user logs in.

Zorton Win 8 Antivirus 2014 will also display fake alerts saying that programs or files are infected and it won’t allow the programs to run. The Zorton Win 8 Antivirus 2014 virus prevents programs from running in order to protect itself from being detected and removed by legitimate virus protection programs. Having Zorton Win 8 Antivirus 2014 on a computer will also allow additional viruses or malware to be downloaded without the users’ knowledge. If the virus is left on a computer long enough, it will stop the computer from running properly. Zorton Win 8 Antivirus 2014 should be removed as quickly as possible as it is a high-risk threat that can leave the users’ computer and information vulnerable to additional attacks.

Zorton Win 8 Antivirus 2014 Virus

Zorton Win 8 Antivirus 2014 Virus Removal Instructions

The virus removal instructions we have outlined below has been proven remove the Zorton Win 8 Antivirus 2014 virus.

** PLEASE NOTE: If the Zorton Win 8 Antivirus 2014 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.

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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 Zorton Win 8 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:

iexplore http://www.spywarehelpcenter.com/remove

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 Zorton Win 8 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 for Zorton Win 8 Antivirus 2014.

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 Zorton Win 8 Antivirus 2014 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 Zorton Win 8 Antivirus 2014 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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