How to remove DISK\SECUREDISK.EXE virus

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Today's item will explain you how to get rid of the Trojan software called DISK\SECUREDISK.EXE, the methods of its penetration into the system, and the technics to defend your PC from it. On this page you will see simple and effective instructions that will assist you to uninstall DISK\SECUREDISK.EXE, and any consequences of its actions once and for all.

Let's talk about DISK\SECUREDISK.EXE Trojan that raised the huge wave of complaints recent days. If DISK\SECUREDISK.EXE already penetrated the PC, then you should understand how to delete it. Viruses of the Trojan sort are known for their multitasking, and are able to strongly resist removal, make their own copies and recover after incorrect removal. This problem can be solved easily, and in final part of this page you will find the efficient advices on DISK\SECUREDISK.EXE uninstalling. Also our method helps to purify the whole hard drive from various dangerous programs that could penetrate it. You can immediately proceed with the uninstalling, but we advise you to familiarize with the information about Trojan viruses, as it might help you avoid infection in the future.



So, Trojans are the biggest part of malware in modern infosphere that is used by scammers for various tasks. The very common examples of such goals are spying on the user, botnets development, theft of passwords and crucial information or updating and controlling already installed viruses. The only weakness of Trojans is being explained by their name - they cannot infect anything without human consent. In last years, users started to think that all perilous or advertising tools are viruses, but strictly speaking, viruses, unlike Trojans, can automatically spread and penetrate the defenseless systems. Trojan viruses cannot clone themselves, and can’t penetrate the PC independently. The only thing that Trojan virus can do before infecting the PC is to wait until some naive victim downloads it and installs it. All these things were said to show one easy statement: you shouldn't let Trojans to enter the computer, since it's much harder to remove them then to avoid them.

Many customers believe that to stop viral infection they just need to buy an antivirus, but it's wrong. Antiviruses are extremely helpful, but they can't block you the access to suspicious websites, and disallow you to download anything you want, including malware. But, if you will help your antivirus to work, and won't prevent him from working, the PC will be safe. There are two ways to achieve this effect:

  • If you're not ready to totally abandon the use of unlicensed programs, you should carefully inspect all programs that you are going to install. Trojans most often lurk beneath the guise of good utilities such as search engines, driver updaters, browser games, browsers, AV programs and system optimizers. Don't download strange tools from this list, and when installing any pirated tool - thoroughly follow the installation, declining all proposals for installing more software.
  • The highly reliable way is to totally stop using tools of dubious background. By these we mean any utility downloaded not from website of its developer or licensed distributors. Obviously, any cracked replicas of useful tools must also be considered potentially harmful. If you quit installing suchlike software, the probability of infection would be decreased to a minimum, and antivirus will be able to rapidly deal with it.

Listen to these tips and you will immediately notice the fruits: your computer will become fast, safe and workable, and will stay so for a long time.

DISK\SECUREDISK.EXE removal instruction

If you are MAC user, follow this guide How to remove virus from MAC

Commonly we propose two methods to remove unwanted software, but unfortunately, dealing with Trojans, there's literally no possibility to find and eliminate them manually. Trojan can hide in the root folder of any of your tools, so an inexperienced user can make an error, erase an important folder and damage the system. To avoid this, we have made a guide that will help you to delete DISK\SECUREDISK.EXE easily and safely. The first step is to go into Safe Mode and inspect system folders. The second step consists of downloading and installing Spyhunter antivirus. After that - stick to the guide, and in a few moments the computer will be again in service.

Step 1. Boot into Safe mode

Safe mode

Start -> Msconfig.exe

Safe mode. Step 1

On the tab Boot select Safe boot

Safe mode. Step 2

Step 2. Check Startup folder

Start -> Msconfig.exe ->Disable unknown programs in the Startup tab


Step 3. Check hosts file

Modify hosts file, that located in C:\Windows\System32\drivers\etc\ .

Hosts file.Step 1

Open the file with Notepad and delete suspicious strings.

Hosts file.Step 2

It has to look like this:

Hosts file.Step 3

Step 4. Scan the system with antiviral scanner

Remember that you do not have to immediately buy Spyhunter - you can familiarize with its advantages by downloading an unpaid version with limited functionality. If you want to download Spyhunter or need some additional info - press the button under this paragraph.

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Step 5. Disable Safe mode

Start -> Msconfig.exe ->Disable Safe boot in the Boot tab

Deactivate Safe mode

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