A new scam has come in the tech support services named as Productkeyupdate virus. It is a trick that ask user to make a call on a pre-defined toll free number where user are asked to reveal their personal information. Once it attacks the System, it becomes very difficult for users to use their PC. The screen gets covered with a window representing “Windows Product Key”. This whole process of showing alerts and bogus messages is a trick to convince user for buying products that are very costly and useless for the user.
Productkeyupdate virus targets Windows based PC and usually comes in the System by bundling itself with some freeware, peer to peer file sharing, email attachments and so on. It stores its related files and folders in a very deep location hence it remains undetected from the user and security application for a very long time. However, its symptoms get noticed as the time passes and user must take the necessary steps to uninstall Productkeyupdate virus as quickly as possible. Do follow the simple steps of removal as mentioned below.