Antivirus Security Description
Antivirus Security is a rogue anti-spyware program similar to Internet Antivirus Pro and Antivirus 2009. Antivirus Security may be downloaded from a malicious website that advertises rogue anti-spyware programs or a Trojan infection. As soon as Antivirus Security is installed, it will perform a fake spyware scan that will result in exaggerated threat reports and then a warning message will pop up that will prompt you to purchase Antivirus Security's full version. It is advised to delete any popups or system messages related to Antivirus Security.
It is advised that you do not download or purchase the Antivirus Security program. Antivirus Security is meant to confuse you with it's scare tactics and, in turn, convince you to purchase Antivirus Security' full version.
Antivirus Security is a member of the infamous WinWeb Security family and has, among its clones System Security, Total Security, Total Security 2009, Security Tool, Trojan.RogueAV.a.gen, System Adware Scanner 2010, FakeAlert-KW.e, Advanced Security Tool 2010, System Tool 2011, Security Shield, MS Removal Tool, Antivirus Center, Antivirus Center, Essential Cleaner, Security Shield Pro 2011, Personal Shield Pro, Security Shield 2011, Advanced PC Shield 2012, Security Sphere 2012, System Security 2011.
File System Details
- 'Google Chrome Blocked For Security Reasons' Pop-Up Scam
- 'Activation Security Warning' Pop-Ups
- PUP.Cerberus Phone Security
This article is provided "as is" and to be used for educational information purposes only. By following any instructions on this article, you agree to be bound by the disclaimer. We make no guarantees that this article will help you completely remove the malware threats on your computer. Spyware changes regularly; therefore, it is difficult to fully clean an infected machine through manual means.