Rogueware with New Ransomware Technique

Posted on October 12, 2009. Filed under: Computer, News, Security, Super Fast Updates | Tags: , , , , , , , |


 

   New research from Sean-Paul Correll over at Panda Labs shows that Rogue anti-Virus creators are going to extremes to ensure that you pay to register the often malicious and certainly annoying fake software.

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Tsunami Related Searches Spread Malware

Posted on October 2, 2009. Filed under: News, Security, Super Fast Updates, Web | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |


       

  Researchers at Symantec have discovered links to Rogue anti-Virus/malware software via poisoned search results for news related to the earthquake and subsequent tsunami off the coast of Western Samoa.

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Rogue Antivirus Goes Green

Posted on September 6, 2009. Filed under: Computer, News, Security, Web | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |


     Green-conscious people, beware! . Here comes a Rogue Anti-Virus, Green AV. It is just like all the other scamming software online, but this one promises you for every license purchased, money is sent to save forests.

   Word for word, the promise on the Green AV site says, “Environment care program. $2 from every sale we make will be sent on saving green forests in Amazonia.” Just below that promise is the cost to register Green AV, which is $99.99 USD.

Here’s what it looks like:

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Remove Fake Antivirus

Posted on September 4, 2009. Filed under: Computer, Freebies, Security, Softwares, Windows/7 | Tags: , , , , , , , , |


     Often the inexperienced User ends up falling in scam lowering protection tools that actually expose the computer threats. This type of program known as "Rogue anti-virus" is often difficult to detect because they are similar to software conceptualized as Kaspersky, Avira, Nod, Norton etc.

   Removes Fake Antivirus is a tool designed to detect and remove such fake program in your system.

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