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Milestone Antivirus

Do not fall for the vicious lies of Milestone Antivirus. This fake security software was designed to explicitly to trick users into thinking their systems are under attack, when in reality the only threat on their systems is Milestone Antivirus. This rogue antispyware application enters the system under suspicious circumstances and will not be able to live up to any of its promises.

Milestone Antivirus makes use of rubbish online malware scanners and seditious browser hijacking websites in order to infiltrate its victim’s PC without being able detected. The browser hijacking Read more »

Fake security software takes a bite of Apple

Usually there are about 100,000 new malicious programs for Windows detected every single day, and normally the number of malware intended for Max OS X is a lot smaller. But that does not mean that Mac owners can think there are no threats out there. Especially as recently hundreds of people have been attacked by fake security software called MACDefender. A lot of users were very keen to get rid of it, especially as the program spammed their screens with pornographic pictures. Read more »

Windows Saviour Firewall

Although it may seem like a legitimate security application, steer well clear of Windows Saviour Firewall. This rogue antispyware application infiltrates its victims’ PCs without their consent, and will root itself in the system without their knowledge. Once rooted securely, Windows Saviour Firewall will lodge an attack against the system in an effort to force its owner to pay for its utterly worthless software. Read more »

Windows Profile System

You might not be expecting to receive Windows Profile System when you open your mailbox, but that is how it is. Windows Profile System is a type of rogue antispyware which is distributed via spam email. Sometimes an attachment in a mail message from an unknown sender might look like a .pdf file for example, but once you download it and open it, it reveals its true face as an executable file which installs Windows Profile System into your computer. Read more »

Windows Safeguard Utility

Never believe anything Windows Safeguard Utility has to say. This rogue antispyware application was designed not to be of any value or benefit to your PC, but instead to act as a vehicle for seditious cyber criminals to steal your money. Although Windows Safeguard Utility will do everything in its power to convince you otherwise, it has no ability to detect or remove any type of threat from the system, and is nothing more than a malicious infection in itself. Read more »

Windows Repairing System

If you get a security alert message from Windows Repairing System, you can close it at once, because it is definitely false. Windows Repairing System is a rogue antispyware application which looks a lot like a popular antivirus program, but it has nothing to do with computer security. It is a dangerous threat which targets your money at the same time damaging your computer. Read more »

Security Shield Pro 2011

If you are looking for a genuine security tool to protect your system against all known and unknown threats out there, do not even consider Security Shield Pro 2011. This rogue antispyware application was designed to emulate the real workings of a powerful security tool, but in reality it is nothing more than a seditious threat in itself. Security Shield Pro 2011 has no ability to detect or remove any type of threat or infection from any PC. Read more »

Windows Vista Recovery

Steer well clear of Windows Vista Recovery. This seemingly genuine security tool is in fact nothing more than a dangerous and malicious rogue antispyware application, designed to rip you off. Windows Vista Recovery, as it name says, appearance is seen only ON computers with, Windows Vista operating systems. This infection is also available as Windows XP Recovery and Windows 7 Recovery, depending on what is installed. Windows Vista Recovery will do everything in its power to come across as a genuine security tool, but do not be fooled by this. The actual fact of the matter is that Windows Vista Recovery has no ability to detect or remove any type of threat from the system. Read more »

Windows Work Catalyst

It can be easy to fall for the seemingly genuine looking Windows Work Catalyst. This rogue antispyware application comes across as a genuine security tool capable of protecting the system from threats and infections. In reality Windows Work Catalyst has no intention or ability to live up to any of its over embellished promises, and cannot protect the system against any type of threat or infection. Read more »

MS Removal Tool 2.20

It can be easy to get caught up in MS Removal Tool 2.20’s elaborate lies. This rogue antispyware application has mastered the ability to emulate the exact workings of a genuine security tool. Do not be fooled though – MS Removal Tool 2.20 has no ability to detect, quarantine or remove any type of threat from the system and is nothing more than a malicious infection in itself. Read more »