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PC Security Guardian Image
Read 38,738 times | Last updated on May 9, 2011

PC Security Guardian is a rogue anti-spyware program from the same family as Virus Doctor. This infection is promoted through web sites that show advertisements that pretend to be online anti-malware scanners. These scanners will then pretend to scan your computer, and when finished, will state that your computer is infected and that you need to download and install PC Security Guardian to protect yourself. The truth is that these online scanners are all fake and are only an advertisement. They have no way of knowing what is running on your computer.

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Mac Protector Image
Read 129,511 times | Last updated on May 26, 2011

Mac Protector is a fake rogue anti-spyware program that for the Mac OS operating system. This infection is spread through the use of advertisements on web sites that pretend to be fake online scanners. When these fake scans are finished, it will state that your computer is infected and then automatically download the Mac Protector program onto your computer. Once the program has finished downloading, the installer will start and prompt you to install the program.

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Mac Defender Image
Read 78,818 times | Last updated on May 26, 2011

Mac Defender is a fake rogue anti-spyware program that for the Mac OS operating system. This infection is spread through the use of advertisements on web sites that pretend to be fake online scanners. When these fake scans are finished, it will state that your computer is infected and then automatically download the Mac Defender program onto your computer. Once the program has finished downloading, the installer will start and prompt you to install the program.

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Windows Oversight Center Image
Read 10,081 times | Last updated on May 7, 2011

Windows Oversight Center is a fake rogue anti-spyware program that is part of the Fake Microsoft Security Essentials infection. When this infection is installed on your computer it will display a fake Microsoft Security Essentials alert that states that it has detected an Unknown Win32/Trojan on your computer.

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Antivirus Center Image
Read 34,354 times | Last updated on April 29, 2011

Antivirus Center is a rogue anti-spyware program from the same family as Internet Protection. This malware is installed onto your computer through the use of fake scanner pages and Trojans that pretend to be updates to Adobe Flash. When Antivirus Center is installed onto a computer it will be configured to start automatically when Windows starts. Once started it will perform a fake scan of your computer and then state that there are numerous infections present. If you attempt to remove any of these so-called infections with the program it will state that it is unable to do so until you purchase it. As none of the infection files actually exist on your computer, please disregard these scan results and do not purchase the program.

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BitDefender 2011 Image
Read 18,470 times | Last updated on April 20, 2011

BitDefender 2011 is a rogue anti-spyware program from the same family as E-Set Antivirus 2011. This computer infection is named after, but should not be confused with, the legitimate antivirus programs program from BitDefender. This rogue is promoted through web sites that pretend to be online anti-malware scanners, but are instead advertisements that when finished state your computer is infected. This fake scanner will then prompt you to download and install BitDefender 2011 on to your computer in order to protect it. It should be noted that these fake online scanners are just an advertisement that have absolutely no way of knowing what is running on your computer. In fact they will show the same infection results to anyone who visits the page. Therefore, do not be concerned by what these online scanners show you.

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WindowsFixDisk Image
Read 51,437 times | Last updated on April 13, 2011

WindowsFixDisk is a fake computer analysis and optimization program that displays fake information in order to scare you into believing that there is an issue with your computer. WindowsFixDisk is installed via Trojans that display false error messages and security warnings on the infected computer. These messages will state that there is something wrong with your computer's hard drive and then suggests that you download and install a program that can fix the problem. When you click on of these alerts, WindowsFixDisk will automatically be downloaded and installed onto your computer.

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Antivirus Clean 2011 Image
Read 17,492 times | Last updated on April 12, 2011

Antivirus Clean 2011 is a rogue anti-spyware program that displays false scan results and fake security warnings in order to scare you into purchasing the program. This malware is promoted via advertisements that pretend to be online anti-malware scanners. When you visit a page that displays these advertisements, you will be shown a screen that pretends to scan your computer for malware. When the advertisement is finished, it will state that your computer is infected and then prompt you to download and install the program.

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Internet Protection Image
Read 43,524 times | Last updated on April 10, 2011

Internet Protection is a rogue anti-spyware program from the same family as Antimalware Tool. This malware is installed onto your computer through the use of fake scanner pages and Trojans that pretend to be updates to Adobe Flash. When Internet Protection is installed onto a computer it will be configured to start automatically when Windows starts. Once started it will perform a fake scan of your computer and then state that there are numerous infections present. If you attempt to remove any of these so-called infections with the program it will state that it is unable to do so until you purchase it. As none of the infection files actually exist on your computer, please disregard these scan results and do not purchase the program.

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Windows Restore Image
Read 89,305 times | Last updated on April 5, 2011

Windows Restore is a fake computer analysis and optimization program that displays fake information in order to scare you into believing that there is an issue with your computer. Windows Restore is installed via Trojans that display false error messages and security warnings on the infected computer. These messages will state that there is something wrong with your computer's hard drive and then suggests that you download and install a program that can fix the problem. When you click on of these alerts, Windows Restore will automatically be downloaded and installed onto your computer.

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Antimalware Tool Image
Read 18,978 times | Last updated on April 4, 2011

Antimalware Tool is a rogue anti-spyware program from the same family as Security Defender. When Antimalware Tool is installed onto a computer it will be configured to start automatically when Windows starts. Once started it will perform a fake scan of your computer and then state that there are numerous infections present. If you attempt to remove any of these so-called infections with the program it will state that it is unable to do so until you purchase it. As none of the infection files actually exist on your computer, please disregard these scan results and do not purchase the program.

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Windows Passport Utility Image
Read 14,023 times | Last updated on April 1, 2011

Windows Passport Utility is a fake rogue anti-spyware program that is part of the Fake Microsoft Security Essentials infection. When this infection is installed on your computer it will display a fake Microsoft Security Essentials alert that states that it has detected an Unknown Win32/Trojan on your computer.

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Windows Repair Image
Read 68,549 times | Last updated on March 31, 2011

Windows Repair is a fake computer analysis and optimization program that displays fake information in order to scare you into believing that there is an issue with your computer. Windows Repair is installed via Trojans that display false error messages and security warnings on the infected computer. These messages will state that there is something wrong with your computer's hard drive and then suggests that you download and install a program that can fix the problem. When you click on of these alerts, Windows Repair will automatically be downloaded and installed onto your computer.

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Windows Stability Center Image
Read 17,222 times | Last updated on March 31, 2011

Windows Stability Center is a fake rogue anti-spyware program that is part of the Fake Microsoft Security Essentials infection. When this infection is installed on your computer it will display a fake Microsoft Security Essentials alert that states that it has detected an Unknown Win32/Trojan on your computer.

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Windows Process Regulator Image
Read 13,588 times | Last updated on March 30, 2011

Windows Process Regulator is a fake rogue anti-spyware program that is part of the Fake Microsoft Security Essentials infection. When this infection is installed on your computer it will display a fake Microsoft Security Essentials alert that states that it has detected an Unknown Win32/Trojan on your computer.

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Windows Expansion System Image
Read 13,089 times | Last updated on March 29, 2011

Windows Expansion System is a fake rogue anti-spyware program that is part of the Fake Microsoft Security Essentials infection. When this infection is installed on your computer it will display a fake Microsoft Security Essentials alert that states that it has detected an Unknown Win32/Trojan on your computer.

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MS Removal Tool Image
Read 924,800 times | Last updated on March 27, 2011

MS Removal Tool is a computer infection from the same family as System Tool. This infection is also categorized as a rogue anti-spyware program as it pretends to be an anti-virus program, but is actually a program that displays fake security alerts and scan results in order to make you think your computer is infected. MS Removal Tool is installed through the use of malware that will install the program onto your computer without your knowledge or permission. When installed, the infection files will be created in a random named folder in C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\, in XP, or C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\, in Windows Vista and Windows 7. It will then be configured to start automatically when you login to your computer.

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Windows Power Expansion Image
Read 39,927 times | Last updated on March 25, 2011

Windows Power Expansion is a fake rogue anti-spyware program that is part of the Fake Microsoft Security Essentials infection. When this infection is installed on your computer it will display a fake Microsoft Security Essentials alert that states that it has detected an Unknown Win32/Trojan on your computer.

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Windows Simple Protector Image
Read 10,393 times | Last updated on March 24, 2011

Windows Simple Protector is a fake rogue anti-spyware program that is part of the Fake Microsoft Security Essentials infection. When this infection is installed on your computer it will display a fake Microsoft Security Essentials alert that states that it has detected an Unknown Win32/Trojan on your computer.

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Windows Background Protector Image
Read 13,977 times | Last updated on March 23, 2011

Windows Background Protector is a fake rogue anti-spyware program that is part of the Fake Microsoft Security Essentials infection. When this infection is installed on your computer it will display a fake Microsoft Security Essentials alert that states that it has detected an Unknown Win32/Trojan on your computer.

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Windows Recovery Image
Read 548,256 times | Last updated on March 27, 2011

Windows Recovery is a fake computer analysis and optimization program that displays fake information in order to scare you into believing that there is an issue with your computer. Windows Recovery is installed via Trojans that display false error messages and security warnings on the infected computer. These messages will state that there is something wrong with your computer's hard drive and then suggests that you download and install a program that can fix the problem. When you click on of these alerts, Windows Recovery will automatically be downloaded and installed onto your computer.

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Windows Lowlevel Solution  Image
Read 10,134 times | Last updated on March 22, 2011

Windows Lowlevel Solution is a fake rogue anti-spyware program that is part of the Fake Microsoft Security Essentials infection. When this infection is installed on your computer it will display a fake Microsoft Security Essentials alert that states that it has detected an Unknown Win32/Trojan on your computer.

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Windows Support System Image
Read 10,799 times | Last updated on March 21, 2011

Windows Support System is a fake rogue anti-spyware program that is part of the Fake Microsoft Security Essentials infection. When this infection is installed on your computer it will display a fake Microsoft Security Essentials alert that states that it has detected an Unknown Win32/Trojan on your computer.

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CleanThis Image
Read 31,048 times | Last updated on March 23, 2011

CleanThis is a fake rogue anti-spyware program that is part of the Fake Microsoft Security Essentials infection. When this infection is installed on your computer it will display a fake Microsoft Security Essentials alert that states that it has detected an Unknown Win32/Trojan on your computer. It will then prompt you to scan your computer, which will start a fake scan of your computer that ultimately states that C:\Program Files\Messenger\msmsgs.exe is infected with Trojan.Horse.Win32.PAV.64.a and that it will install CleanThis to remove the virus. It will then prompts you to press the OK button, which will reboot your computer to finish the installation.

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Windows Emergency System Image
Read 24,178 times | Last updated on March 18, 2011

Windows Emergency System is a fake rogue anti-spyware program that is part of the Fake Microsoft Security Essentials infection. When this infection is installed on your computer it will display a fake Microsoft Security Essentials alert that states that it has detected an Unknown Win32/Trojan on your computer.

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Windows Efficiency Magnifier  Image
Read 12,791 times | Last updated on March 17, 2011

Windows Efficiency Magnifier is a fake rogue anti-spyware program that is part of the Fake Microsoft Security Essentials infection. When this infection is installed on your computer it will display a fake Microsoft Security Essentials alert that states that it has detected an Unknown Win32/Trojan on your computer.

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Windows Threats Removing Image
Read 12,956 times | Last updated on March 16, 2011

Windows Threats Removing is a fake rogue anti-spyware program that is part of the Fake Microsoft Security Essentials infection. When this infection is installed on your computer it will display a fake Microsoft Security Essentials alert that states that it has detected an Unknown Win32/Trojan on your computer.

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E-Set Antivirus 2011 Image
Read 44,189 times | Last updated on March 16, 2011

E-Set Antivirus 2011 is a rogue anti-spyware program from the same family as AVG Antivirus 2011. This computer infection is named after, but should not be confused with, the legitimate antivirus programs program from ESET. This rogue is promoted through web sites that pretend to be online anti-malware scanners, but are instead advertisements that when finished state your computer is infected. This fake scanner will then prompt you to download and install E-Set Antivirus 2011 on to your computer in order to protect it. It should be noted that these fake online scanners are just an advertisement that have absolutely no way of knowing what is running on your computer. In fact they will show the same infection results to anyone who visits the page. Therefore, do not be concerned by what these online scanners show you.

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Windows Remedy Image
Read 16,269 times | Last updated on March 14, 2011

Windows Remedy is a fake rogue anti-spyware program that is part of the Fake Microsoft Security Essentials infection. When this infection is installed on your computer it will display a fake Microsoft Security Essentials alert that states that it has detected an Unknown Win32/Trojan on your computer.

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Windows Diagnostic Image
Read 92,349 times | Last updated on March 13, 2011

Windows Diagnostic is a fake computer analysis and optimization program that displays fake information in order to scare you into believing that there is an issue with your computer. Windows Diagnostic is installed via Trojans that display false error messages and security warnings on the infected computer. These messages will state that there is something wrong with your computer's hard drive and then suggests that you download and install a program that can fix the problem. When you click on of these alerts, Windows Diagnostic will automatically be downloaded and installed onto your computer.

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