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    Remove PCAntiMalware (Removal Guide)

    PCAntiMalware is a a rogue anti-spyware program from the same family as Cleaner2009 and AntiMalwareSuite. PCAntiMalware is considered a rogue program because it is promoted through the use of Trojans and also displays false scan results as a tactic to have you purchase the software. When you are infected with certain Trojans you will begin to see messages from your Windows taskbar stating that your computer is infected and th...

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    Remove BadWare Protector (Removal Instructions)

    Badware Protector is a a rogue anti-spyware program from the same family as XP Antivirus 2008. Badware Protector uses false scan results as a trick to make you think that you are infected. In reality, though, these supposed infections do not actually exist on your computer. When installed, Badware Protector will be configured to start automatically when you turn on your computer. Once running, it will scan your computer and t...

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    Remove Advanced Spyware Detect (Removal Guide)

    Advanced Spyware Detect is a a rogue program discovered by security researcher S!RI. This software pretends to be an anti-spyware program, but instead purposely displays legitimate programs on your computer as infections. When this program is installed it will be configured to start automatically when you boot your computer. Once started, it will scan your computer and randomly select various programs on your computer and sta...

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    How to remove MalwareCleaner and Malware Cleaner (Uninstall Instructions)

    Malware Cleaner is a rogue anti-spyware program that was discovered by security researcher S!RI. This program is classified as a rogue because it create numerous random named files on your computer that are used to impersonate infections. These files will then be detected by Malware Cleaner during as infections, but states it will not remove them until you purchase the software. These infections, though, are not actual progra...

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    How to remove Extra Antivirus (Uninstall Instructions)

    Extra Antivirus is a rogue anti-spyware program from the same family as Virus Sweeper. Coincidentally, S!RI reports that another rogue with the same name was released at the same time that belongs to the family of rogues that include MS AntiSpyware 2009 and P Antispyware 09. Though this guide will remove both versions of Extra Antivirus, we will focus on the Virus Sweeper clone for the rest of this guide. I have, though, incl...

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    How to uninstall and remove AV AntiSpyware

    AV AntiSpyware is a clone of a widely spread rogue anti-spyware program called MS AntiSpyware 2009. This program is advertised and installed through the use of Trojans. When these Trojans are installed on your computer they will display fake security alerts stating that your computer is infected. When you click on these alerts it will automatically download and install AV AntiSpyware onto your computer. AV AntiSpyware is also...

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    WiniBlueSoft Removal Guide (Uninstall Instructions)

    WiniBlueSoft is a rogue anti-spyware program that deliberately creates fake malware files on your computer in order to trick you into thinking they are infections. These files, though, are not real executables or programs and therefore cannot harm your computer. These fake infection files are randomly made and created in your C:\Windows and C:\Windows\System32 folders and you can have as many of 600+ of these types of files c...

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    A guide on how to uninstall and remove HomeAntivirus 2009

    HomeAntivirus 2009, or Home Antivirus 2009, is a rogue anti-spyware program from the same family as XP Antispyware 2009. Like its predecessors, this malware is classified as a rogue because it utilizes malware and displays fake scan results. Any program that uses deception in order to create sales is automatically placed into the rogue classification. The following guide will explain how HomeAntivirus is promoted, what it doe...

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    How to uninstall and remove Antivirus'09

    Antivirus'09, otherwise known as Antivirus 09 or Antivirus 2009, is a rogue anti-spyware program that was discovered by security researcher Bharath, This program uses aggressive advertising and false scan results in order to scare you into thinking you are infected. At this time Antivirus'09 is advertised through the use of pop-ups that appear when browsing the web. These pop-ups will state that your computer has a security i...

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    How to remove P Antispyware 09 or PAntispyware09 (Removal Guide)

    P Antispyware 09, otherwise known as PAntispyware09, is a rogue anti-spyware program from the same family as WinSpywareProtect. This rogue uses false advertising and fake scan results as a tactic to have you purchase the software. When visiting certain sites you will be greeted with pop-ups stating that your computer is infected and that you should run an online anti-malware scanner. Regardless of the button you press on this...

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    How to remove Virus Sweeper

    Virus Sweeper is a rogue program that is a clone of Virus Alarm and Virus Doctor. These particular rogues are notorious for their use of Google Code to distribute its software. Google Code is a programming project repository that allows programmers to host files related to their projects. Virus Sweeper's installer then uses Google Code to download and install the program onto your computer. Only when t...

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    How to remove WinPC Antivirus (Removal Guide)

    WinPC Antivirus is a rogue program from the same family as WinPC Defender. This program is advertised through the use of malware that displays fake security alerts and pop-ups on your computer. These alerts state that your computer is infected and that you should download and install WinPC Antivirus in order to clean your computer. Once the program is downloaded and installed it will be configured to s...

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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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