Archive for October, 2012

Don’t fall for Micorsoft Essential Security Pro 2013! It’s NOT legitimate!

Tuesday, October 30th, 2012
 

Micorsoft Essential Security Pro 2013 is a new fake antivirus product, which should be avoided no matter how good it looks. It seems that scammers seek to make their victims think that they have a deal with a perfectly legitimate Microsoft Security Essentials. However, this program is a scareware, which is based on malicious [random […]

 

Why you should stay away from File Restore virus

Saturday, October 20th, 2012
 

We have seen many different fake optimization tools, so the appearance of File Restore is not surprising thing. I highly recommend ignoring all alerts got from this threat and remove it as soon as it starts displaying them. What happens if you leave this fake defragmenter on your computer? You will be bombarded by its […]

 

Do NOT believe PC Defender Plus Firewall Alert!

Wednesday, October 17th, 2012
 

I would like to warn your about PC Defender Plus Firewall Alert, which has already tricked some of my friends. This message looks like legitimate notification from anti-virus program and tries to mislead you about virus attack found on your computer. However, in reality this scamware has nothing to do with viruses and seeks only […]

 

New Ukash threat – this time it’s SOPA virus

Wednesday, October 10th, 2012
 

Ukash virus group is rapidly spreading around and this time it is a SOPA virus, which will seek to make users think they have been violating the law. Known as SOPA or S.O.P.A, this ransomware acts just like its predecessors – it firstly blocks the computer down and then displays its misleading message always demanding […]

 

Vista Defender 2013 and its removal guide

Thursday, October 4th, 2012
 

Vista Defender 2013 is another threat you must stay away from. Yesterday I warned you about XP Defender 2013 but today it seems that you must also be aware about the threat that targets computers with Windows Vista OS running on board. As soon as you see such dangerous program on your computer, run a […]