Tag: scareware

Fake Antivirus scams have started appearring again

July 20, 2012

Fake antivirus programs that claim that your computer is infected with trojans have recently been seen after a gap of about a year. Don’t be taken in by scammers!

How latest malware uses disguises to avoid detection

February 4, 2012

“Man in the browser attack” highlighted on the BBC New Channel program Click.

Kaspersky Internet Security 2012

December 13, 2011

Kaspersky Internet Security gets very high marks again in tests by Computer Shopper Magazine.

What does a fake security program look like?

May 11, 2011

Some screen grabs from a client’s computer

A long day

March 9, 2011

Networking of a different kind

Security Tools Vista

March 7, 2011

More fake security infections

Security Tools fake security program

February 28, 2011

Dealt with yet another fake security program today … one called “Security Tools”.  Some security.  It is an infection itself, falsely says that your computer is infected with loads of spyware and trojans and then asks you to register, pay your money and it will then cure everything! Unfortunately some people go into a panic […]