Archive for August, 2012

How can you remove annoying United States Cyber Security virus

Friday, August 31st, 2012
 

United States Cyber Security virus is almost the most annoying ransomware I have been dealing with. It typically comes inside computers through the backdoors of the system and then locks it down saying that various law violations have been found on this machine. To look more convincing and get more chances to steal your money, […]

 

Windows 8 System Security – a new threat trying to look legitimate

Friday, August 31st, 2012
 

Windows 8 is a major OS that comes with an updated version of Windows Defender, said to be including traditional antivirus functions. However, it seems that scammers have also used this name to name their own “antivirus”, which was trickily named as Win 8 System Security. Be sure that this program is useless and you […]

 

Do you know ‘Ads not by this site’ virus?

Tuesday, August 28th, 2012
 

‘Ads not by this site’ virus has been annoying me for a while by displaying various ads injected into random pages, like in Youtube, Wikipedia or Facebook. If you are also familiar with this problem, don’t blame Wikipedia or Facebook for that because they don’t serve these ads. ‘Ads not by this site’ virus is […]

 

FBI virus: another scam on my way

Tuesday, August 21st, 2012
 

FBI virus has been spreading around for a while, so you must have also heard about this threat or may have even suffered from its activity on your computer. One of the most annoying things about this sneaky infection is its capability to hack the desktop and block the user what makes him incapable to […]

 

What is wrong with PC Optimizer Pro?

Tuesday, August 21st, 2012
 

I highly recommend to stay away from PC Optimizer Pro because it’s a fake PC optimization tool. It starts running its randomly named executable files on the infected computer as soon as it manages to get there. I can sure you that PC Optimizer Pro will do its best to misguide you into paying your […]