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Win32/Winwebsec

Win32/Winwebsec is a Trojan displaying fake antivirus programs, which are also classified under the name of Win32/Winwebsec. Once in a computer’s system, the Trojan displays interfaces that look legitimate; however, the truth lying behind bogus security tools is that this is how cyber criminals attempt to deceive gullible computer users into buying a bogus security application, which supposedly removes malware. Read more »

Trojan:DOS/Alureon.A

It seems that Trojan:DOS/Alureon.A has caused much damage so far, because this nasty Trojan violently treats a computer and impairs the system’s performance. It was investigated that even though the Alureon Trojan is detected by antivirus programs, not all of them are able to remove it. Sometimes, even if the infection is erased, it recovers after the reboot and is again detected by the security application. To avoid this, it is highly advisable to have a powerful spyware removal application, which will manage to remove the threat effectively. If you are curious about possible symptoms of the Trojan’s infection, keep on reading. Read more »

Trojan Generic

Trojan Generic is a piece of malware which is widely detected on many computers by different antivirus programs. Importantly, as nobody has given the infection a more specific name, “Trojan Generic” is also used by rogue antivirus products to deceive computer users into thinking that they are infected with a harmful Trojan. However, if your legitimate antivirus program shows that you are infected with Trojan Generic, be ready to remove it from the PC. Read more »

Trojan-psw.win32launch

Trojan-psw.win32launch is a harmful Trojan that attacks the system without any notice of the user, because not all antivirus programs are capable of fighting off this treacherous infection. There is no exact way of the Trojan’s circulation on the Internet discovered, because this infection can invade your PC in many different ways. Typically, this type of malware jumps into the system bundled with suspicious downloads such as email or software programs; online scans or simply when visiting a compromised website, etc. Read more »

Win32/Spy.Zbot.ZR

Win32/Spy.Zbot.ZR is the new version of the infamous and highly hazardous Zbot Trojan, which can easily compromise your personal security and endanger the functionality of your operating Windows system. You need to delete this treacherous infection from your system, because its latent components can serve as information stealers, keyloggers and worms. If you do not want such dangerous malware active in your personal space, you have to remove Win32/Spy.Zbot.ZR Read more »

Trojan.Dropper.BCMiner

Also known by the name BCMiner, vicious Trojan.Dropper.BCMiner is an infection that will download and install bitcoin minning application. For those, who are not familiar with the term, bitcoins are a virtual equivalent of money, which can be used in various different ways, including asset concealment from the government. Cyber criminals, who use BitCoin software, will run the program on a number of infected systems, and this will help them to generate illicit profits. Read more »

Email-Worm.Win32.NetSky.q

Email-Worm.Win32.NetSky.q Pop-up is a associated with a false security message that shows up when Malware Defense ( a fake security program) finishes scanning a computer. As we know, Malware Defense is fake antispyware program which gets into Your computer ands shows annoying messages and generates a fake system scan. The system scan is fake and shows exagerated results. Read more »

Rootkit.TDSS

Rootkit.TDSS or Rootkit.TDss, is a malevolent rootkit parasite that is able to open up your system to outside attacks. Rootkit.TDSS enables remote hackers to gain access to your computer and use it to carry out malicious functions or actions over the internet. Rootkit.TDSS can be hidden residing in the system memory. Rootkit.TDSS may also block access to security related sites or applications preventing removal and detection in some cases. Read more »

CNN.com Daily Top 10

CNN.com Daily Top 10 e-mail is spam! CNN.com Daily Top 10 e-mail has no relation with the honest CNN.com. CNN.com Daily Top 10 e-mail is a spam e-mail sent to you by hackers to download Trojan-Downloader.Agent.EL into your computer system! Read more »

wuauclt.exe

wuauclt.exe is a system process that originally is designed to search for operating system updates at Windows website. wuauclt.exe stays resident in the background and may be seen on Task Manager process list. The original wuauclt.exe is stored on C:\Windows\System32, but if you notice it placed in a different location, you should strongly consider taking action, since wuauclt.exe may be a disguised Trojan, worm or a virus. If this is the case, we strongly recommend you to scan your computer for possible malware infections. Read more »