Archive for December, 2007

StorageProtector

Friday, December 28th, 2007
 

StorageProtector is dangerous for both your computer and your wallet. It acts like an anti spyware by displaying scan reports and warnings; however the alerts are fabricated and the scan reports are misleading. The main purpose of StorageProtector is convincing user of bad infection so he or she decides to buy StorageProtector tool. StorageProtector is […]

 

DriveDefender

Thursday, December 27th, 2007
 

Although DriveDefender poses as a security tool, it‘s nothing more but a scam and a malware. DriveDefender is a computer parasite that is installed secretly; right after getting on a system it launches fabricated security warnings. If user decides to click on such a message, DriveDefender urges to buy full version of this fake anti […]

 

AntiSpyPro

Saturday, December 22nd, 2007
 

AntiSpyPro is a fake anti spyware, it doesn’t work but it urges to pay for its non-existent services. AntiSpyPro is dropped by various trojans like Zlob. Any ‘security tool’ installed by computer parasites shouldn’t be trusted. AntiSpyPro generates large amounts of fabricated security warnings. This malware also pretends to run a scan on a computer. […]

 

HackAIM

Wednesday, December 19th, 2007
 

HackAIM trojan lures curious people by promising it will allow them to login to their friends AOL Instant Messenger accounts. This trojan is masked as an installer of special AIM application that appears as screen name ‘HACKER’. Avoid using this application! HackAIM doesn’t even pretend to work as promised. It downloads bunch of computer parasites […]

 

PowerScan

Friday, December 14th, 2007
 

PowerScan is a computer parasite. It’s not a dangerous one, but it displays large amounts of commercial pop-ups. If PowerScan bothers you, use PowerScan removal or run an anti spyware scan. Avoid clicking pop-ups that appear while you browse the web: that’s how you can get infected with PowerScan. This adware can also be installed […]