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    SpyFighter Removal Guide

    SpyFighter is a rogue anti-spyware program that displays fake infections in order to trick you into purchasing the software. This program is advertised through the use of Trojans that display fake security alerts on your computer. These alerts will state that your computer is infected or under attack and that you should click on the alert to get protection. Once you click on the alert, the Trojan will auto...

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    How to remove Total Security (Uninstall Guide)

    Total Security is a rogue anti-spyware program that is a clone of Antivirus 360. This program is installed via Trojans that display fake security alerts about threats to your computer and then installs Total Security without your permission on to your computer. Once installed, Total Security will scan your computer and display a variety of infections that cannot be removed until you purchase the progra...

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    Remove Renus 2008

    Renus 2008 is a clone of the rogue anti-spyware programs called Antivirus XP Pro and AntiSpyware 3000. Like its predecessors, this rogue is installed and advertised through the use of Trojans. These Trojans will display nag screens stating that you are infected until you click on them. Once you click on the alert, it automatically downloads and installs Renus 2008 onto your computer....

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    How to remove WinPC Defender

    WinPC Defender is a new rogue anti-spyware program discovered by security analyst S!Ri and is a clone of the programs named XP Police Antivirus and IE Security. Like its predecessors, this program is installed and advertised through the use of Trojans that display fake security alerts on your computer. These security alerts state that your computer is infected and that you should click on them in o...

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    A guide on how to remove Anti-Virus Number 1

    Anti-Virus Number 1 is a clone of the Anti-Virus-1 and Antivirus 2010 rogue anti-spyware programs. This program uses deliberate false advertising to make it appear that Anti-Virus Number 1 is a legitimate program. Like its predecessor, Anti-virus-1, this version displays fake reviews that appear to be from highly respected sites in order to convince you that the program is legitimate. It does this by a...

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    How to remove Personal Antivirus (Removal Guide)

    Personal Antivirus is a rogue anti-spyware created by company named Innovagest 2000 and is a clone of General Antivirus and Internet Antivirus Pro. This program is advertised through the use of Trojans that display fake security alerts on your computer. These alerts will contain messages stating that your computer is under attack or that malware has been detected running on your computer. When you clic...

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    Guide on how to remove General Antivirus

    General Antivirus is a rogue anti-spyware from the Innovagest 2000 company. This is the same company that has released titles that include Internet Antivirus Pro and AlfaCleaner. General Antivirus is advertised through two methods. The first method is through advertisements that pretend to be online anti-malware scanners that when finished scanning state your computer is infected and that you should download General Antivirus...

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    Spyware Fighter removal guide

    Spyware Fighter is a rogue anti-spyware program that is promoted through the use of the W32/FakeAlert.H.gen Trojan. Once infected, this Trojan will display alerts from your Windows taskbar stating that your computer is infected and that you should click the balloon alert in order to fix your computer. When you click on this alert, the Trojan will connect to the Spyware Fighter web site and download and ins...

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    How to uninstall and remove AntiSpyware Pro 2009

    AntiSpyware Pro 2009 is a rogue anti-spyware program because it uses false advertising and false positives in order to sell a license of the software. When installed, this software will be configured to start automatically when Windows starts. Once running it will scan your computer and list a variety of infections that cannot be removed unless you first purchase it. This program, though, will always produ...

  • WinCodecPro Trojan and wmptray.exe Image

    Guide on how to remove wmptray.exe and the WinCodecPro Trojan

    WinCodecPro is advertised as a program that contains all the video codecs you need in order to watch any type of video on your computer. WinCodecPro is advertised through Trojans that purposely show fake alerts on your computer stating that your media player, system, or codecs are corrupted and that you should purchase WinCodecPro in order to fix these problems. These alerts are being generated by the C:\P...

  • ANG AntiVirus 09 Image

    How to remove ANG AntiVirus 09 (Uninstall Guide)

    ANG AntiVirus 09 is a clone of the rogue anti-spyware programs called Antivirus 2010 and Total Virus Protection. This program is classified as a rogue because it uses false advertising in the form of a fake online scanner, Trojans to display fake security alerts, and false scan results to make you think you are infected. ANG AntiVirus can be encountered via online advertisements that pretend to be ...

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    How to remove VirusRemover2009 (Uninstall Instructions)

    VirusRemover2009 is a clone of the rogue anti-spyware program called VirusRemover2008. This program uses false positives, fake scan results, and misleading advertisements to trick you into purchasing their software. Though VirusRemover2009 looks almost identical to its predecessor, there are some new files added that perform specific tasks. One of these files is c:\Program Files\VirusRemover2009\ExtSecurit...

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    How to remove WinCleaner 2009 (Uninstall Guide)

    WinCleaner 2009 is a rogue anti-malware software from the same developers as Win Antivirus Vista/XP and ASC-AntiSpyware. This particular rogue uses false advertising, exaggerated results, and Trojans to promote itself. The engine behind WinCleaner 2009 is the open source security engine called ClamWin. ClamWin is a legitimate anti-malware engine that allows developers to integrate anti-malware technol...

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    How to use SmitfraudFix

    SmitfraudFix is a program created by S!Ri to remove rogue security programs and related malware. This program targets malware that display fake security alerts on your computer, change your desktop background to security warnings, installs rogue programs, and the rogue programs themselves. ...

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    How to remove PrivacyGuardPro (Uninstall Instructions)

    PrivacyGuardPro is a rogue privacy program that is a clone of Privacy Protection Suite. This program is promoted via the use of fake online anti-malware scanners that state your computer has a variety of privacy risks and that you should install PrivacyGuardPro in order to protect yourself. Once downloaded and installed, the program will scan your computer and list a variety of privacy risks. These ri...

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    How to remove Total Virus Protection (Uninstall Instructions)

    Total Virus Protection is a rogue anti-spyware program whose point of origin is the Russian Federation. This program is classified as a rogue because it uses aggressive advertising and displays false scan results. When installed this program will scan your computer and list a variety of infections that cannot be removed unless you have already purchased the software. These infections, though, are all legi...

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