SuperFish Removal Tool from Lenovo will automatically uninstall the malware

Lenovo has been in the news – all for the wrong reason! After it was found that Lenovo was installing the SuperFish malware on their computers, there was a hue and cry about it. Seeing the negative impact that this may have created on their brand, Lenovo has now released a SuperFish Removal Tool that can automatically uninstall the malware for its laptops and computers.

SuperFish Removal Tool

It is a simple portable executable file that does not require to be installed. Once you have downloaded it to your computer, close all your web browsers and run the tool.

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Click on the Analyze and remove SuperFish now button. The tool will scan your system for SuperFish Registry entries, Root Certificates and Program Files. It will also clean the Root Certificates for Firefox browser if you have it installed on your PC. This scan is quick and takes around 10-15 seconds.

If SuperFish is found, it will remove the infection completely and ask you to reboot your computer.

If your computer is clear, you will be informed accordingly, with a Not found message.

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If you bought a Lenovo laptop recently, you may want to first check if you have Superfish malware installed on it. If you find that you do have it installed, you can download this tool from Lenovo or follow the instructions to manually remove SuperFish.

Have a look at ESET Superfish Cleaner Tool too.

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Anand Khanse is the Admin of, a 10-year Microsoft MVP Awardee in Windows (2006-16) & a Windows Insider MVP. Please read the entire post & the comments first, create a System Restore Point before making any changes to your system & be careful about any 3rd-party offers while installing freeware.