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Should I remove Virgin Media Security?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
21% remove it79% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #22,124
Reach 0.0091%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 105.13 days
939.60 days >
Average installed length: 493.69 days


10.0.41 54.24%
10.0.38 31.07%
10.0.35 2.82%
9.0.34 11.30%
3.0 0.56%

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Virgin Media Security

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Virgin Media Security is a software program developed by Virgin Media. The most common release is 10.0.41, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The primary executable is named shorcutlauncher.exe. The setup package generally installs about 99 files and is usually about 667.11 KB (683,119 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows Vista (SP2). While about 95% of users of Virgin Media Security come from United Kingdom, it is also popular in the United States and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.virginmedia.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Virgin Media\Virgin Media Security\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{FE95B351-9E7F-40DD-AE62-21A7ED765436}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
Estimated size: 667.11 KB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by Virgin Media Security

Program executable:shorcutlauncher.exe
Name:Trend Micro Titanium
Trend Titanium Launcher
Path:C:\Program Files\trend micro\titanium\shorcutlauncher.exe
Additional files:
  • ClBR.dll - Virgin Media Security (Radialpoint 10.0.41)
  • ClientVer.dll
  • ClntpR.dll
  • CstmUIR.dll
  • DlgR.dll
  • FreedomAPIR.dll
  • inhR.dll
  • LibZkR.dll
  • OemLibR.dll
  • PersistR.dll
  • ReportR.dll
  • Rps.exe - Virgin Media Security - Main Application
  • RpsSecurityAwareR.exe
  • SecurityAwareCOMInstaller.exe
  • SecurityAwareCOMPS.dll
  • SecurityAwareLIBR.dll
  • ServiceR.dll
  • toolsosxR.dll
  • UpdMgrR.dll
  • ZKUR.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Rps.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{5FC23BF3-A35F-4D97-BBD3-F111CFDA99A6}' (runs on registration).
  • RpsSecurityAwareR.exe runs as a service named 'Virgin Media Security' (Radialpoint Security Services) "Provides security functionality for Virgin Media Security.".
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • Rps.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Virgin Media Security' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Virgin Media\Virgin Media Security\\RPS.exe" -set Silent "1" SplashURL "".

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:9.3 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0221174780%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00737249%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.01474499%
0.015104% average

How do I remove Virgin Media Security?

Quickly and completely remove Virgin Media Security from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Virgin Media Security from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Virgin Media Security, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Virgin Media Security.

Win 7 (SP1) 60%
Win Vista (SP1) 1%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 21%
Keep it 79%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 64.97%
Windows Vista 24.86%
Windows XP 7.34%
Windows 10 2.82%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 51.14%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 19.32%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.39%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.82%
Windows Vista Home Basic 5.11%
Windows 7 Professional 3.98%

Distribution by countryGeography

95.00% of installs come from United Kingdom
Which countries install it?
  United Kingdom 95.00%
  United States 3.89%
  Australia 0.56%
  Italy 0.56%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 22.61%
Hewlett-Packard 22.61%
Acer 20.00%
Toshiba 8.70%
Samsung 7.83%
ASUS 3.48%
American Megatrends 2.61%
Lenovo 1.74%
Medion 1.74%
Alienware 0.87%
Intel 0.87%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 1545 5.56%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.38%
Acer Aspire 5551 2.38%
Dell Inspiron 545 2.38%
Dell Inspiron 531 2.38%
Samsung R519/R719 2.38%


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