Malware detected by Malwarebytes

I just downloaded Malwarebytes free malware detector and it found 29 potential threats to my system.  I checked the list before deleting the found files and noticed that most of them are part of either Advanced System Protector or RegCleanPro, which I also have on my computer and trust.  

Samples:  C:\Program Files (x86)\Advanced System Protection\XceedZip.dll;
C:\Program Files (x86)\Advanced System Protection\Troubleshotter\asp-fixer.exe;
C:\Program Files (x86)\RegCleanPro\isxdl.dll
C:\Program Files (x86)\RegCleanPro\install_left_image.bmp
also all the foreign language option files in RegCleanPro

Can I safely let Malwarebytes destroy these files or will that damage those other two programs?
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Dan CraciunIT ConsultantCommented:
You might have misplaced your trust:

Myself, I remove those apps from anywhere I find them.

globalvagabondAuthor Commented:
Hmmm, they were recommended by someone and  I paid for at least one of them, but o.k.  
What program(s) do you recommend, since there seem to be several for detecting different types of malware, viruses, etc.
Dan CraciunIT ConsultantCommented:
Depends on your needs.
If you want an antivirus, go for a respected one.
Here's a comparison:

Avast, Avira, AVG and Panda (possibly others too) have free versions for home users.
Microsoft offers Security Essentials for Windows XP and 7 for free also (on up to 10 computers), but it's detection rate is somewhat lower than the rest.

No antivirus is 100% secure. Supplement your choice of AV with safe browsing/usage and regular (weekly/monthly) scans from MBAM and/or another AV that can be run offline (for ex Avira Rescue Disk: )

If you need a system cleaner, CCleaner is my recommendation: . It is free for home users also, and comes with a safe registry cleaner, if you really need to.

PS: you might encounter issues uninstalling RegClean and ASP. Depending on the version, you might discover that they still run, even after you uninstall them.


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globalvagabondAuthor Commented:
Thanks, Dan.  Will take your suggestions.
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