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    How to remove PC Defender 2008 (Uninstall Instructions)

    strong>PC Defender 2008 is a rogue anti-spyware software from the same family as XP Antispyware 2009 and XP Antivirus 2008. Like its predecessors, PC Defender 2008 promotes itself via malware, SPAM, and misleading web sites. The web sites that promote this program pretend to be online anti-malware scanners, that when finished scanning, state that your computer is infected and that you should download a...

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    How to remove Antivirus Plasma (Uninstall Instructions)

    Antivirus Plasma is a rogue anti-spyware that uses misleading awards and accolades to convince you to download and install the software. When scanning, the program will discover infections on your computer that cannot be removed unless you first purchase the software. These infections, though, are fake and are only being shown to scare you into purchasing the software. Another side effect of having Antivir...

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    How to remove RapidAntivirus 2009 (Uninstall Instructions)

    RapidAntivirus is a rogue anti-spyware software from the same family as Antivir64 and Power Antivirus 2009. Like its predecessors, RapidAntivirus is advertised through the use of pop-ups shown when visiting certain sites. These pop-ups state that your computer is infected and that you should run an anti-malware scanner. If you click on the pop-up you will be brought to a page that shows an advertisemen...

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    How to remove ContentEraser (Uninstall Instructions)

    ContentEraser is a rogue privacy software that displays false positives or exaggerated results as a way of scaring you into purchasing the software. This program is advertised via advertisements that pretend to be online anti-malware scanners, that when finished scanning, state your computer has privacy issues and that you should install ContentEraser to fix them. This software is also advertised through t...

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    How to remove Antivirus 2010 (Uninstall Instructions)

    Antivirus 2010 is the name of a variety of different rogues from different malware families. This guide will focus on the latest rogue that uses this name and that is a clone of Antivirus 2010 Security Centre. Antivirus 2010 is promoted through the use of malware that will install it on to your computer without your permission or knowledge. Once running it will scan your computer and state that there are numerous infections p...

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    How to remove XP Antispyware 2009 (Uninstall Instructions)

    XP Antispyware 2009 is a rogue anti-spyware program from the same family as XP Antivirus 2008. Just like its predecessor, XP AntiSpyware 2009 is advertised and promoted through the use of fake online anti-malware scanners and malware that displays fake security alerts on your computer. Both the online scanners and the malware state that your computer is infected and that you should download and instal...

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    How to remove PCVirusless (Uninstall Instructions)

    PCVirusless is a rogue anti-spyware program from the same family as VirusGuardPlus and VirtualPCGuard. Just like its predecessors, PCVirusless uses deceptive online advertising to scare you into downloading and installing the program. It accomplishes this through the use of pop-ups and fake online anti-malware scanners that state your computer is infected and that you should download and install PCVir...

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    How to remove Spyware Guard 2008 and Spyware Guard 2009 (Uninstall Instructions)

    Spyware Guard 2008 is a rogue anti-spyware program that uses deceptive advertising methods. This program is promoted through the use of fake online anti-malware scanners that state your computer is infected and that you should download and install Spyware Guard 2008 to protect it. These online scanners, though, are just advertisements and have no way of knowing what is running on your computer. They are o...

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    How to remove PersonalAntiSpy (Uninstall Instructions)

    PersonalAntiSpy is a rogue anti-spyware program that is advertised through the use of misleading or false advertising. This program is is typically advertised through the use of pop-ups that state that your computer is infected and that you should run an online anti-malware scan. Regardless of which button you press on the pop-up, you will be brought to a page that pretends to be an anti-malware scanner. W...

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    How to remove SystemOptimizer2008 (Uninstall Instructions)

    SystemOptimizer2008 is a rogue optimization software that display false and exaggerated results as a way to scare you into purchasing the software. This program is advertised through the use of advertisements that pretends to be online scanners that state that your computer is not running as efficiently as it should. It then prompts you to download and install SystemOptimizer2008 to fix your computer. Thes...

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    How to remove VirusGuardPlus (Uninstall Instructions)

    VirtualGuardPlus is a rogue anti-spyware program from the same family as VirtualPCGuard. This rogue is installed via the use of deceptive advertisements found when visiting web sites. When visiting these sites, you will see a pop-up that states you are infected and then provides a Yes or No button as to whether or not you want to have an online scan. Regardless of which button you select, you will still be...

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    How to remove VirtualPCGuard (Uninstall Instructions)

    VirtualPCGuard is a rogue anti-spyware program that uses misleading advertisements and deceptive scan results in order to sell itself. When visiting certain sites, you will be presented with a pop-up that states your computer is infected. If you click on this pop-up you will be brought to a a fake online anti-malware scanner, that when finished, states your computer is infected and that you should download...

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    How to remove AntiMalware 2009 (Uninstall Instructions)

    AntiMalware 2009 is a rogue anti-spyware program from the same family as XP Protector 2009 and eAntivirusPro. Just like its predecessors, AntiMalware 2009 is advertised through the use of misleading pop-ups and ads that are shown when visiting various sites. These ads consist of a pop-up stating that your computer is infected, and when you click either button on the pop-up, it brings you to another page cl...

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    Remove Antivirus Protection and Antivirus Protection Trial (Uninstall Guide)

    Antivirus Protection is a rogue anti-spyware program from the same family as Antivirus Soft and AV Security Suite. This family of rogues is installed through the use of malware and exploit kits that download and install Antivirus Protection onto your computer without your permission. When this program is installed it will be configured to start automatically when Windows starts, and once started, will perform a scan of your c...

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    How to remove Security Scanner 2008 (Uninstall Instructions)

    Security Scanner 2008 is a program that at first glance looks like a legitimate anti-malware scanner. It scans your computer, alerts you when an infection is found, and prompts you to remove them. In order to remove infections you first need to purchase the program, but that is not uncommon among some vendors. What makes Security Scanner 2008 a rogue, though, is that the infections it finds are all false p...

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    How to remove eAntivirusPro (Uninstall Instructions)

    strong>eAntivirusPro is a rogue anti-spyware program that uses misleading claims and pop-ups on the web to advertise their product. Once installed, this program will scan your computer and list a variety of malware that cannot be removed unless you first purchase the software. These programs, though, are all fake and are only being shown to scare you into purchasing the software. Another problem associated...

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