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    How to remove AntiSpy 2008 (Uninstall Instructions)

    AntiSpy 2008 is a rogue anti-spyware that uses advertisements pretending to be online anti-malware scanners to trick you into downloading their software. These online scanners will pretend to scan your computer and then list a variety of infections and then then prompts you to download and install AntiSpy 2008. Once installed, the program will scan your computer and list further infections that cannot be r...

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    How to remove Antivirus Plus (Uninstall Instructions)

    Antivirus Plus is a rogue anti-spyware that uses false advertisements as a way to convince you to install their product. Once installed, Antivirus Plus will be configured to start automatically by launching the file C:\Windows\system\rundll32.exe. Once launched the program will scan your computer and state that your computer is infected with a variety of malware, but does not allow you to remove anything u...

  • Pro Antispyware 2009 Image

    How to remove Pro Antispyware 2009 (Uninstall Instructions)

    Pro Antispyware 2009 is a rogue anti-spyware from the same family as Antispyware Pro XP and AntiSpyware 2008 XP. Pro Antispyware 2009 is advertised through the use of misleading advertisements found on web sites that pretend to be online anti-malware scanners. During the course of the advertisement, it will pretend to scan your computer and then display a warning box stating that your computer is infec...

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    How to remove Security 2009 (Uninstall Instructions)

    Security 2009 is a rogue anti-spyware from the same family as SpyProtector. This program is advertised through the use of fake advertisements on web sites that pretend to be online anti-malware scanners that state you are infected with a variety of malware. This advertisement will then state that you should download and install Security 2009 in order to protect and clean your computer from these threat...

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    How to remove SpyProtector (Uninstall Instructions)

    SpyProtector is a rogue anti-spyware that uses misleading advertising to make you think you are infected and thus download their software. When visiting certain sites, you will be presented with a pop-up that states your computer is infected and asking if you would like to run an online malware scanner to clean it. When you press a button on the pop-up, it will bring you a to another page that pretends...

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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...

  • Antivirus Plasma Image

    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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