Archive for November, 2009

Additional Guard

Thursday, November 26th, 2009
 

Additional Guard is a rogue anti-spyware which is promoted on the “official” website additionalguard.net. There trustful PC users are aggressively pushed to download the trialware of this scam which starts scanning the system automatically after being installed. Don’t get surprised after noticing AdditionalGuard scanners and security alerts from nowhere. Quite often this rogue breaks into […]

 

Eco Antivirus 2010

Tuesday, November 24th, 2009
 

Eco AntiVirus 2010 or Eco Antivirus is a rogue anti-spyware which can be easily called a clone of other “famous” rogue Green AV. This malicious program is distributed by fake online scanners that after a full system scan usually detect hundreds of security problems. For fixing everything trustfully looking pop up ads convince people to […]

 

SecureKeeper

Sunday, November 22nd, 2009
 

SecureKeeper is a rogue anti-spyware program, fake spyware removal tool from the same family as LinkSafeness and SiteVillain (WiniSoft family). Secure Keeper is classified as a misleading application because it is promoted through the use of Trojans, fake online scanners and displays false scan results to make you think your PC is infected with spyware, […]

 

SiteVillain

Saturday, November 21st, 2009
 

SiteVillain  is a fake anti-spyware application and a clone of the rogue program called AntiAID. This application is classified as a rogue because it uses fake security alerts, deceptive advertising and attempts to trick you into thinking it’s a legitimate software. When installed, SiteVillain will be configured to start automatically each time you turn on […]

 

LinkSafeness

Friday, November 20th, 2009
 

LinkSafeness is a rogue anti-spyware program form the WiniSoft family. Most of the time, this program is installed via Trojans that display fake security alerts and notifications about serious infections or security threats on your computer. Once installed, Link Safeness will supposedly scan your computer and display a variety of infections that cannot be removed […]