‘Warning! Infected File Detected’ Fake Alert

Rogue Security Programs like the one displaying the below fake warning are nothing more than wolves in sheep’s clothing: Warning! Infected file detected. Suspicious activity detected in the application chrome.exe similar to the behavior of the virus Win32/Confilcker.X. For your security and to avoid loss of data, the operation of application chrome.exe has been temporarily [...]

Vista Security Cleaner Pro

Vista Security Cleaner Pro is a rogue security program developed to cheat PC users out of money and system resources. The Internet is dripping in fake programs and other types of malware. One wrong step, whether it is a click on an infectious link or landing on a booby-trapped webpage, and you could end up [...]

POLITIE Belgique Police Fédérale Virus

POLITIE Belgique Police Fédérale Virus belongs to the long running Ukash Virus, a ransomware known to lock computer screens in demand of a ransom to be paid for its release. Police Trojan runs the show and relies on well seasoned distribution tricks to gain entry. Links or attachments can lure victims into blindly downloading malicious [...]

Policia Nacional de Uruguay Virus

Policia Nacional de Uruguay Virus is the interface torturing PC users in Uruguay by locking the computer screen and demanding a ransom for its release, a malware strategy also known as Ransomware. Policia Nacional de Uruguay Virus is tied to several police-themed presentations, such as FBI Moneypak Virus, EU Police Ransomware,

International Cyber Security Protection Alliance Virus

International Cyber Security Protection Alliance virus is the name of an interface arresting a PC, holding it hostage and demanding a ransom for its release. Do not worry, the presentation is a forgery. The cybercriminal behind this ransomware has infringed on the namesake and branding of the respectable cyber security agency in hopes it will [...]

‘You Have 48 Hours to Pay the Fine’ Ransomware

So You Have 48 Hours to Pay The Fine? These are the threatening words of ransomware, a malicious program and strategy used to carry out a kidnapping of system control in demand of a ransom to be paid for its release. The interface carrying this message may be spoofing a legitimate legal entity or police [...]

Worm:Win32/Gnoewin.A

Cybercriminals have been busy all year round trying to design more sophisticated computer threats to infect computers, mostly those who use the Internet. Currently, there are over 700 distinct families of computer malware listed by security researchers. According to estimates by the researchers, five types of malware are launched onto the Internet every minute. Recently, [...]

Trojan.Win32.Lethic.F

If you noticed that your computer suddenly became sluggish, then it might be infected with the Trojan.Win32.Lethic.F Trojan. Trojan.Win32.Lethic.F is a malicious piece of software that attempts to create backdoor remote access for cybercriminals to access the compromised system. Once the cybercriminals gain unauthorized access to a computer infected with Trojan.Win32.Lethic.F, they may use it [...]

FBI Virus Black Screen of Death

FBI Virus Black Screen of Death is a ransomware targeting PC users in the United States and is part of the very active Ukash malware gang. The Ukash malware gang represents various ransomware programs and thus different interfaces that mainly project the same behaviors and share the same goal – scam PC users out of [...]

Vista Total Security 2013

Vista Total Security 2013 is a rogue security program being engineered by a polymorphic Trojan. This means this scam has three faces; Vista Total Security 2013, XP Total Security 2013 and Win 7 Total Security 2013. Dependent on the operating system being invaded, it will determine the face the victim will see on their screen. [...]