Fast Windows Antivirus 2011 Description
Fast Windows Antivirus 2011 is part of an extremely large family or rogue anti-virus applications. Like most rogue anti-virus programs, Fast Windows Antivirus 2011 operated by convincing its victim that the computer system has become infected with malware and that it is necessary to purchase Fast Windows Antivirus 2011, in order to fix these imaginary problems. According to ESG PC security researchers, Fast Windows Antivirus 2011 is not designed to eliminate viruses or to protect your computer from malware. Fast Windows Antivirus 2011 has two basic functions: to display a barrage of alarming error messages and to cause a number of deliberate problems on the infected computer system. This is why the course of action that ESG PC security researchers recommend is not purchasing Fast Windows Antivirus 2011, but removing Fast Windows Antivirus 2011 with a real anti-malware application. Fast Windows Antivirus 2011 is a malware infection itself which should be removed immediately.
How Fast Windows Antivirus 2011 Infects Your Computer System
Fast Windows Antivirus 2011 is part of a malicious Trojan infection which may be delivered through pathways common for this kind of malware infection. Some sources of the Fast Windows Antivirus 2011 Trojan or Trojans used to distribute Fast Windows Antivirus 2011 (such as Vundo, Zlob or the Fake Microsoft Security Essentials Alert Trojan) include corrupted advertisements, attack websites, email attachments and social network phishing scams. Regardless of the source, ESG PC security researchers strongly recommends following safe online browsing practices to avoid a Fast Windows Antivirus 2011 infection. A computer system infected with Fast Windows Antivirus 2011 will display an unending stream of alarming error messages and cause the infected computer system to operate slowly and erratically.
Understanding the Fast Windows Antivirus 2011 Scam
There are several parts of the Fast Windows Antivirus 2011 scam that can fool inexperienced computer users. For example, ESG PC security researchers have identified legitimate-looking Microsoft and Windows logos included in Fast Windows Antivirus 2011's interface. It is important to remove these counterfeit logos, since Fast Windows Antivirus 2011 has no association with Microsoft. In fact, this software company is constantly releasing patches and updates for its operating systems, in order to help protect them from rogue anti-virus programs such as Fast Windows Antivirus 2011. The main goal of the criminals behind Fast Windows Antivirus 2011 is to gain your credit card information, which they can then use to steal your identity and empty your bank accounts. Do not give them the satisfaction; use a legitimate anti-malware tool to get rid of Fast Windows Antivirus 2011 for good.
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Security Doesn't Let You Download SpyHunter or Access the Internet?Solutions: Your computer may have malware hiding in memory that prevents any program, including SpyHunter, from executing on your computer. Follow to download SpyHunter and gain access to the Internet:
- Use an alternative browser. Malware may disable your browser. If you're using IE, for example, and having problems downloading SpyHunter, you should open Firefox, Chrome or Safari browser instead.
- Use a removable media. Download SpyHunter on another clean computer, burn it to a USB flash drive, DVD/CD, or any preferred removable media, then install it on your infected computer and run SpyHunter's malware scanner.
- Start Windows in Safe Mode. If you can not access your Window's desktop, reboot your computer in "Safe Mode with Networking" and install SpyHunter in Safe Mode.
- IE Users: Disable proxy server for Internet Explorer to browse the web with Internet Explorer or update your anti-spyware program. Malware modifies your Windows settings to use a proxy server to prevent you from browsing the web with IE.
File System Details
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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 PC. Spyware changes regularly; therefore, it is difficult to fully clean an infected machine through manual means.