Articles in Rogue Anti-Spyware section

Stay away from a new rogue anti-spyware – PC Defender 360!

Tuesday, August 13th, 2013
 

PC Defender 360 is a malicious application, which uses brainwashing technique for swindling the money from PC users. By saying ‘brainwashing’, I mean continuous system scanners and pop-up notifications that all report about different kinds of viruses. After that, PC Defender 360 offers purchasing its licensed version and eliminating those threats from the system. You [...]

 

Why you must stay away from Win 7 Smart Defender

Tuesday, March 5th, 2013
 

Win 7 Smart Defender is a malicious program, which attacks those computers that run Windows 7 OS. It should be categorized as ‘rogue anti-spyware’ because it misleads people into thinking that they are infected. After creating a need of a removal tool, it additionally offers to purchase its license. However, you should never pay for [...]

 

Disk Antivirus Professional reminds us about WinWebSec family

Friday, February 1st, 2013
 

Disk Antivirus Professional is a rogue application, which was firstly noticed in the end of January. Keep in mind that this program is completely fake and seeks only to mislead you and use your desire to keep computer safe from viruses. For that, it firstly reports about numerous cyber threats detected. Saying the truth, it’s [...]

 

Removal guide for Smart Security virus

Wednesday, January 30th, 2013
 

Smart Security virus is one of these cyber threats that are going to bombard you with their fake notifications reporting about nonexistent viruses. They get inside the system without any permission asked and additionally show fake system scanners and notifications that list hundreds of cyber threats detected. By doing that, they seek to make you [...]

 

Some facts about XP Security Plus 2013

Thursday, December 27th, 2012
 

XP Security Plus 2013 was firstly noticed just before the Christmas. Basically, it originates from a huge family of rogue anti-spywares that are used to swindle the money from PC users. For that, they use a simple scheme, which is based on fake security scanners and misleading offers to purchase the fake licensed version of [...]