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Scammers Are Using a Fake Version of AdwCleaner


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#1 saw101

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Posted 12 February 2015 - 11:46 AM

 

The latest trend in the awful Windows ecosystem is pretty ridiculous — scammers have a fake version of the reputable AdwCleaner tool, which is a real tool for Windows experts. And this one pretends your computer is infected and tries to make you pay them to remove it.

 

Article here: http://www.howtogeek.com/209654/scammers-are-using-a-fake-version-of-adwcleaner-to-trick-people/


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Posted 12 February 2015 - 12:34 PM

It's been posted already in the Anti-Virus and Anti-Malware Software section:

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/566799/fake-adwcleaner/

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Posted 12 February 2015 - 04:30 PM

Any questions or comments, please post in the topic link provided by Aura.

Since this is a duplicate topic and to avoid confusion, this one will be closed.

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