Antivirus System Removal

    • Antivirus System Removal

      Dusty Wright
      Jul 22, 2013

      Antivirus System is a rogue anti-virus program that pretends to be a legitimate anti-virus program, yet displays fake scan results, security alerts, and will not allow users to run any software on their computer in an effort to scare the victim. Installed via Trojans that are displayed by pretending to be programs and/or links that […]

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    • Internet Security (Designed to Protect) Virus

      Dan Steiner
      Jul 9, 2013

      Internet Security “Designed to Protect” is a malware program from the Rogue.WinPCDefender family of anti-spyware software. Internet Security “Designed to Protect” is designed to look like a legitimate anti-virus software program, but in reality, the software is bogus, and will only create fake threat detections, warnings, and pop-ups in an attempt to scare you into […]

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    • Qvo6.com Browser Hijack Removal

      Dan Steiner
      Jun 26, 2013

      Qvo6.com is a common web browser hijacker, classified as adware. Although not extremely malicious, qvo6.com changes settings within your web browser without permission. Once qvo6.com is installed on your computer, your home page and search provider will change to qvo6.com, instead of your default. Qvo6.com adware is not easily uninstalled, due to the fact that […]

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    • System Doctor 2014 Removal

      Dusty Wright
      Jun 4, 2013

      System Doctor 2014 is a rogue anti-spyware program that stems from the Rogue.WinWebSecfamily of computer infections. This particular software is classified as “rogue software” simply because it acts as if it is a legitimate anti-virus program, yet displays fake scan results, fake alerts, and does not allow the victim to open normal software that could […]

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    • Vista Security Cleaner Pro Virus

      Dan Steiner
      Apr 25, 2013

      Vista Security Cleaner Pro is a rogue security program from the rogue software family Rogue.FakeRean-Braviax. It is considered a rogue security program because it displays fake scan results, security warnings, hijacks your web browser, and doesn’t allow your computer to run legitimate programs. Once installed, it will start every time your computer boots up and […]

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    • Spamhaus Ransomware Virus

      Dan Steiner
      Apr 24, 2013

      The Spamhaus Ransomware infection is one of the more unique ransomware infections, in that not only does it block your from accessing your computer’s desktop and programs, but in the event that you are somehow able to access your files, it will have encrypted them so you cannot view them in any way. Thus, the […]

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    • Win 7 Security Cleaner Pro Removal

      Dusty Wright
      Apr 23, 2013

      Win 7 Security Cleaner Pro is a type of rogue anti-virus (from the Rogue.FakeRean-Braviax family of malware) that pretends to be a legitimate anti-virus program by displaying fake scan results and security warnings. Moreover, the rogue anti-virus software also hijacks your computer’s web browser as well and even goes so far as to stop legitimate […]

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    • System Care Antivirus Removal Guide

      Dusty Wright
      Apr 19, 2013

      If you have discovered System Care Antivirus suddenly installed onto your computer, then you need to be aware that you have rogue antivirus software installed onto your computer. While System Care Antivirus seems legitimate, it does not under any circumstances provide any protection whatsoever. The rogue antivirus is designed to showcase security warnings, scan results, […]

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    • V9 Tapak Portal Removal Guide

      Dusty Wright
      Apr 18, 2013

      V9 Tapak Portal is a browser hijacker that, when installed, will not only change the victim’s browser’s homepage to v9.com, but will also change the victim’s default search engine to search.v9.com and will display advertisements, sponsored links, and may even collect the victim’s search terms via their search queries. Moreover, V9 Tapak Portal will also […]

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    • Sweetpacks Toolbar Removal Guide

      Dusty Wright
      Apr 18, 2013

      The sweetpacks toolbar is a browser hijacker that changes the victim’s homepage to start.sweetpacks.com, changes the victim’s browser’s default search engine to search.sweetpacks.com, and displays advertisements and sponsored links via the victim’s search results. In fact, the sweetpacks toolbar could potentially collect search terms from the victim’s search queries in an effort to collect user […]

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    • BuscaID Toolbar Removal Guide

      Dusty Wright
      Apr 18, 2013

      The BuscaID toolbar is a browser hijacker that, when installed, adds the BuscaID toolbar to the victim’s browser while changing their homepage to Buscaid.com. Once the toolbar is installed, the toolbar will display advertisements as well as sponsored links in the victim’s search queries, and could even collect the search terms from the victim’s search […]

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    • “Complete an offer to continue” Virus Removal Guide

      Dusty Wright
      Apr 17, 2013

      The “Complete an offer to continue” virus is a virus in the same vein as the “Your website access has been restricted” virus, which displays an alert that informs the victim that their computer has been locked, to which they must completely an offer or survey to fully unlock their computer. To fully unlock the […]

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