"Windows has detected spyware infection!"

by Bruce Brown | 4 Comments

Want to know how to get rid of the “Windows has detected spyware infection!


“Your computer is infected! [tag]Windows has detected spyware infection[/tag]!
It is recommended to use special antispyware tools to prevent data loss Windows
will now download the most up to date antispyware for you.
Click here to protect your computer from [tag]spyware[/tag]!”

Here is how to delete that annoying “computer is infected” message.

If your seeing this message your system really is infected with some [tag]malware[/tag] (virus, trojan, spyware) and that message you see is a part of the malware. This type of malware typically is trying to get you to purchase a product to clean your system. When you click on the link they provide, it takes you to the very source of the malware on your system. It is supposed to look like some of the Window system messages you can get about updates. DON’T fall for it.


This page will give your more information on what it is and how to get rid of it.

4 Comments on "Windows has detected spyware infection!"

  1. George OBrien
    March 10, 2008 at 6:49 pm (11 years ago)

    I did a McAfee scan and nothing turned up. How do I get rid of the message? How do I get rid of the infection? Is there software that will guard against this?

  2. K.D.
    August 25, 2008 at 9:52 am (10 years ago)

    system restore will not help if anything it will restore the problem since it can infect files in the restore folder

  3. avinash
    October 10, 2009 at 7:05 pm (9 years ago)

    my problem with the same query is not resolved , pls help .


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