Threat Database Rogue Websites

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Ranking: 7,462
Threat Level: 20 % (Normal)
Infected Computers: 96
First Seen: June 20, 2022
Last Seen: October 29, 2022
OS(es) Affected: Windows greets its visitors with a popular online tactic. Indeed, anyone who finds themselves on it should be aware of the fake claims made by the site. Although most untrustworthy pages are capable of modifying their behavior based on certain parameters, such as the visitor's IP address and geolocation, infosec researchers were able to confirm that this is running a version of the 'Your PC is infected with 5 viruses!' scam.

The dubious page will bombard users with numerous pop-ups, each containing seemingly important security alerts. The site may even try to convince its visitors that a threat scan has found multiple threatening malware lurking on their devices. To make its completely fabricated claims appear more legitimate, the page presents them as coming from the reputable security vendor Norton. However, the Norton company has absolutely no connection to this page. The goal of's operators is likely to earn illegitimate commission fees based on the number of transactions carried out through the hoax page.

Users also should beware of prompts urging them to enable's push notifications. These untrustworthy sites often try to trick users into subscribing to their notifications under various false pretenses. Afterward, the pages will be able to generate numerous unwanted and intrusive advertisements that are likely to promote additional unsafe destinations.


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