Archive for October, 2007

Blackworm

Wednesday, October 31st, 2007
 

Blackworm is a very dangerous email worm. It's known by other names as well; CME-24, Grew.a, Grew.b, Blackmal.e Mywife.d, Tearec.a, Nyxem.e and Nyxem.d  are all copies of Blackworm. Blackworm spreads through malicious email attachments and infected executable files. Once this worm infects a computer it sends itself to all the email addresses found on the […]

 

SpyOnThis

Tuesday, October 30th, 2007
 

SpyOnThis is a dangerous malware but you can find its trial version available to download on web. SpyOnThis advertisements claim it can remove spyware, but SpyOnThis is a computer parasite and it’s definitely not a security tool. Once installed SpyOnThis urges to buy full version by launching tons of pop-ups and fabricated scan reports. Do […]

 

WebSpyShield

Monday, October 29th, 2007
 

WebSpyShield is another fraudulent project. It uses the same tactics as many rouge anti spyware tools. WebSpyShield is advertised as legitimate spyware remover with free download of trial version. Avoid downloading this demo version as it won’t work as anti spyware. Furthermore, it demands to purchase the full version of WebSpyShield by displaying annoying pop-ups […]

 

MessengerBlocker

Friday, October 26th, 2007
 

Do not download nor buy MessengerBlocker! It’s a corrupt tool known for deceptive advertising tactics. It’s presented as pop-up blocker, but it’s not capable of blocking pup-ups. MessengerBlocker is a part of scam: it urges to pay for full version of this software to see how it works, but it won’t work after you pay. […]

 

PerformanceOptimizer

Thursday, October 25th, 2007
 

Do not trust unknown security tools! Of course software developing companies present new programs all the time, but you should be suspicious every time you see a download of tool that is advertised as magical solution for every security issue. When in doubts that software you are interested in might be a scam, check if […]