Last night while watching online movie, my system went shutdown due to SoftSafe appearance into my PC. I don’t know how does it penetrate into my PC. It slips very silently and create lots of harm to my PC. I think it get arrives with some freeware application that I had installed last night into my system. Once arrives, it cause more problem to my system. I don’t know any solution how to get rid of SoftSafe totally from my system. Please Help!!!
What is SoftSafe?
SoftSafe is regarded as Trojan infection whose existence is not safe for the system efficiency. It can find its own way to penetrate in the PC and installs suspicious toolbars in the default browser. SoftSafe carries ability to mislead the users to unreliable pages and displays unwanted alerts. However, it is technically not a virus but it posses malicious traits. Once gets installed, you will find modifications in the registry entries with suspicious codes or payloads. This threat have capability to corrupt your important files or documents which were stored in the system. Whats more, the running speed of the PC will become extremely sluggish in which working is a difficult task. Hence, do not waste a moment in removing SoftSafe completely from the system.
Furthermore, SoftSafe connects the remote malware server to download and install other nasty infections and rogue programs that will make your PC be full of vulnerabilities. Thus, several programs, your computer operating is decelerated, BSOD error occur randomly, important programs files and personal files will be lost strangely etc. SoftSafe threat can access the infected system without any authorization and conceal its component deeply in an infected operating system to avoid the removal from installed antivirus program. It exploits the PC leaks to affect the system deeply together with additional machine threats like spyware, malware and adware. So, it is a nasty virus that will make big trouble to your machine. Hence, SoftSafe malware need to be deleted at a quick time before everything is too late.!
How SoftSafe get introduced inside the system?
This type of tricky Trojan is mainly used for defined cyber attacks. It comes specially according to your operating system, firewalls program and antivirus shields. Its entrance techniques are given below-
Mails sent from an address appearing useful and legitimate and it is mostly done to access local network of an organization or when attackers know an individual mail address.
Direct attack on computer by disabling antivirus and firewall protection to induce virus inside the system.
Infectious link sent out by someone in online chat.
Method 1: Remove SoftSafe by Using SpyHunter.
SpyHunter is a useful malware removal tool that detects and removes many malicious threats that several of the major brands can’t detect. This tool will be able to find out and delete SoftSafe and other related threats from your PC without much trouble. Now follow the steps below to automatically remove the Trojan horse:
Step 1: Download and install SpyHunter on your PC.
Step 2: Upon the installation, launch SpyHunter and perform a full system scan by clicking “Scan Computer Now”.
Step 3: Wait for the scan to complete. Then, you will be shown all detected threats on your PC.
Step 4: To clean up all threats completely, click “Fix Threats” and restart your PC.
Method 2: How to manually get rid of SoftSafe?
Restart your computer in Safe Mode with Networking.
For Windows 8:
Click on “Advanced Option” and choose “restart”.
Under Startup Settings, press F5/5 key to navigate to the Safe Mode with Networking.
Windows 7, XP and Vista:
Shut down the affected computer first.
Press F8 key repeatedly until Windows Advanced Option Menu loads.
Select the Safe Mode with Networking option by using the up and down arrow keys.
Hit Enter key to reach the desktop.
Step 2: Open Task Manager by tapping Alt+Ctrl+Del keys together. Move the mouse pointer to “Processes” tab. Detect the fake process created by the SoftSafe popup and click on “End processes” to terminate them.
You can skip this step if you do not find any file associated with SoftSafe popup.
Step 3: Uninstall SoftSafe popup programs from the Control Panel.
Remove SoftSafe popup For Windows 7| Vista
Click on Start menu and tap Control Panel.
Select “Programs” option and choose “Uninstall a Program”.
Detect all the malicious programs associated with SoftSafe popup and click on Uninstall button.
Steps to Delete SoftSafe popup From Windows 8
On the right edge of the screen, Click on Search button and type “Control Panel”. Click on search button.
From the search results, select Control Panel. Its Window will appear on the screen, click on Programs and Features option.
Identify the unknown programs and click on Uninstall button to get rid of SoftSafe popup permanently.
Steps to Delete SoftSafe popup From Windows 10
Click on Start button.
To show all the contents, you need to click on Settings option.
From the System menu, Choose Apps and Features option.
Find SoftSafe popup from the list.
Finally, Click on Uninstall button to protect the system from SoftSafe popup.
Step 4.Uninstall SoftSafe via System Restore.
System Restore is a utility which comes with Windows operating systems and helps computer users restore the system to a previous state and remove programs interfering with the operation of the computer. If you have created a system restore point prior to installing a program, then you can use System Restore to restore your system and completely eradicate the unwanted programs like SoftSafe. You should backup your personal files and data before doing a System Restore.
a. Close all files and programs that are open.
b. On the desktop, right click Computer and select Properties. The system window will display.
c. On the left side of the System window, click System protection. The System Properties window will display.
d. Click System Restore and the System Restore window will display.
e. Select Choose a different restore point and click Next.
f. Select a date and time from the list and then click Next. You should know that all programs and drivers installed after the selected date and time may not work properly and may need to be re-installed.
g. Click Finish when the “Confirm your restore point” window appears.
h. Click Yes to confirm again.