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    Registry Defender Platinum Removal Guide

    Registry Defender Platinum is a rogue registry cleaning program that is advertised via malware such as the Vundo Trojan. When infected with Vundo, pop-ups will be displayed that state your Windows Registry is corrupted and that you should download and install Registry Defender Platinum. If you decide to download and install the program it will be configured to start automatically when your computer turns o...

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    Guide on how to remove System Protector

    System Protector is a rogue anti-spyware program that is installed and promoted through the use of Trojans. These Trojans will display fake security alerts and warnings on your computer, and then when clicked on, will download and install System Protector without your permission. Once installed, the program will be set to start automatically and to scan your computer. When the scanning has finished, it wil...

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    How to remove Ultra Antivir2009 (Removal Guide)

    Ultra Antivir2009 is a clone of the rogue anti-spyware programs named Virus Doctor and Virus Alarm . This program is malvertised, which means to be advertised and promoted via the use of malware. When infected with certain Trojans, they will automatically download and install Ultra Antivir2009 onto your computer. The installer will also create harmless files that are intended to be detected as infectio...

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    How to uninstall and remove Virus Alarm

    Virus Alarm is a clone of the rogue anti-spyware programs named Virus Doctor and Virus Melt. These programs are advertised through the use of Trojans that display alerts stating that your computer is infected or has a security risk. When you click on these alerts, it will download and install Virus Alarm on to your computer without your permission. The Virus Alarm family of rogues have started to use ...

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    Tutorial on how to remove Privacy Center

    Privacy Center is a rogue program that is a clone of Privacy Components. This rogue is installed through the use of a Trojan that pretends to be video codec required to view an online movie. Once you download and install the codec, though, instead of letting you watch the movie it will instead install Privacy Center on to your computer without your permission. Privacy Center pretends to be an all-in-one p...

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    How to remove FileFix Professional (Removal Guide)

    FileFix Professional is ransomware that requires you to purchase it in order to fix files that have been encrypted on your computer. This program is advertised through a Trojan that has a filename of C:\Windows\system32\fpfstb.dll. When you are infected with this Trojan, every time you open a Office document, PDF, etc, it will encrypt the file so that it becomes unreadable by it's normal applicat...

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    Learn how to remove Malware Defender 2009 (Removal Guide)

    Malware Defender 2009 is a program from the same family as System Guard 2009 and Spyware Guard 2009. This rogue is promoted by the Trojan Vundo infection, which displays fake security alerts and pop-ups that state your computer is infected. These pop-ups will then state that you should run an online anti-malware scanner in order to scan your computer for malware. Once you click on thi...

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    Antivirus Agent Pro Removal Guide

    Antivirus Agent Pro is a malvertised rogue anti-spyware program. When I say malvertised, that means that the program is advertised and installed through the use of malware and Trojans. Research has found that this program is installed by a Trojan called guard.exe, that when run, downloads and installs Antivirus Agent Pro on to your computer without your permission. Once installed, it will be configured to ...

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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....

  • WinPC Defender Image

    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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