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bProtectioForWindows has appeared on my PC


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Over the past week or so I have found a program folder that I have not loaded. It is bProtectionForWindows. Has anyone any idea where this has come from and what it does?

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lotvic

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Does any of this look familiar? Screenshots and Removal (from BeepingComputer)

Windows Background Protector is a fake rogue anti-spyware program

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rdave13

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Have a look here. It's suggested to run Free Malwarebytes in normal and safe mode.

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rdave13

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Follow lotvic's link. Much more thorough.

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lotvic

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rdave13, we are in tandem again :)

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rdave13

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lotvic , it's happening quite often lol. Now to cut the grass while we have 5 mins of dry weather.

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