Malware Defender 2009

Malware Defender 2009 is a potentially unwanted program that was created by the same author who made System Guard 2009 and Spyware Guard 2009. Malware Defender 2009 carries the slogan “Easiest solution for one-click protection” to trick computer users that it is a legitimate program.

This threat will spread over the Internet by means of a Trojan and malicious web sites. This may come undetectable and penetrate a computer unknown to users. It instantly disables anti-virus program on the target computer. Then, Malware Defender 2009 drops several files including executable ones that is needed to load the program on every Windows start-up. Registry entries were also made to make Malware Defender 2009 part of the system.

Once installed, a continuous pop-up alerts and fake warning messages will flood the computer screen attempting to persuade users into buying the registration key. With rogue program, the only hope it gives to remove detected threats is by means of registered version. No need to worry about the threats flashed by Malware Defender 2009, they are all false information and was displayed only to deceive users. Moreover, it wanted to force computer users into paying for the full version of the software. You should not fall into this trick. Immediately cease your Internet connection to avoid further download of additional threat and work on the removal of Malware Defender 2009.

Eliminating Malware Defender 2009 virus may not be easy. There are modifications already performed on the PC that will make some tools and applications to malfunction. Task manager, registry editor and folder options are disabled. It is a long way to remove Malware Defender 2009 manually. So we suggest an automatic removal as indicated in the procedure below. Follow carefully and remove Malware Defender 2009 without obtaining its own licensed version.

Risk Level: Medium

File Size: Varies

Affected System: Windows

Related Files:
1.  Presence of the following files:
%UserProfile%DesktopMalware Defender 2009.lnk
%UserProfile%Start MenuProgramsMalware Defender 2009Malware Defender 2009.lnk
%UserProfile%Start MenuProgramsMalware Defender 2009Uninstall.lnk
%UserProfile%Application DataMicrosoftMedia IndexDrivershdddriver.dll
%ProgramFiles%Malware Defender 2009conf.cfg
%ProgramFiles%Malware Defender 2009malwaredef.exe
%ProgramFiles%Malware Defender 2009mbase.vdb
%ProgramFiles%Malware Defender 2009quarantine.vdb
%ProgramFiles%Malware Defender 2009queue.vdb
%ProgramFiles%Malware Defender 2009uninstall.exe
%ProgramFiles%Malware Defender 2009vbase.vdb

image of Malware Defender 2009

Signs and Symptoms of Malware Defender 2009 Infection:

Browser is redirected to Malware Defender 2009 web sites
Rogue program is coupled with web site that promotes the full version of it. Also, the same web sites are used for online payment if user has fallen into the trap of this malware.

Exhibits fake pop-ups and security alert
In order to deceive computer users, Malware Defender 2009 will exhibit a bunch of fake security alerts and warning messages. It also intends to promote the malware as the sole remover for identified threats.

Malware Defender 2009 will detect errors and threats that do not exists
Every rogue programs are made to mislead computer users. Thus, expect that Malware Defender 2009 will show scan result that is full of errors and threats. This result is fictitious and you should not follow its recommendation.

Other Functions of Malware Defender 2009:

  • Malware Defender 2009 may come with another Trojan or virus
  • It can contact a remote server in order to download more malware
  • This threat will drop malicious files and make changes to the system registry
  • Malware Defender 2009 can steal credit card information when you pay for it online
  • The threat can redirect search result link to a malicious web page

How to Remove Malware Defender 2009

1. Download Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware from this link and save it on your Desktop.
2. After downloading, double-click on mbam-setup.exe to install the application.
3. Follow the prompts and install as default only.

4. Before the installation completes, check on the following prompts:
- Update Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware
- Launch Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware

5. Click Finish. Program will run automatically and you will be prompt to update the program before doing a scan. Please update.
6. Scan your computer thoroughly.
7. When scanning is finished click on the Show Results button.
8. Make sure that all detected threats are marked, click on Remove Selected.
9. Restart your computer.

Note: Some malware may prevent mbam-setup.exe from downloading and running. You can download and rename this program from a different computer before running it on infected system.


  1. Tony458

    how do i know malwarebytes anti malware isnt a virus?

  2. richard flavell

    malware defender 2009 is giving me big problems. i have sryware doctor that blocks it ,but as soon as i go to another site it shows uo again ,ant suggestions

  3. kill the program writer

    I have a suggestion. post the name and home address of anyone involved in the writing of these programs. I will personally drive up to 2 hours to beat the virus out of people involved with the writing and/or spread of anti-spyware 2008 or 2009, malware defender 2009, and other such programs. thanks!

  4. vova

    yo i’m the fact that malwarebytes works for sure i did it and removed the virus no prob. You can trust me or you can continue getting more infected with adware defender your choice but this method really works i tried it.

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