BlockDefense (also known as Block Defense) is a rogue anti-spyware application. Once BlockDefense has infiltrated the computer system, BlockDefense begins running a fake system scan that displays fictitious and sometimes grossly exaggerated infection results, along with fake security alerts, in order to fool the user into thinking the computer has been compromised. The user is then prompted to purchase and install BlockDefense in order to combat these threats.
BlockDefense is a member of the FakeSmoke family and a clone of WiniGuard, WiniFighter, WiniShield, SaveKeep, TrustNinja, SaveDefense, SaveKeeper, SoftSafeness, TrustWarrior, SecurityFighter, Security Soldier, Security Soldier, SecureVeteran, Secure Warrior, Trust Cop, Safe Fighter, Trust Soldier, Virus Protector.
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