IamBigBrother

IamBigBrother is a commercial keylogger program that monitors, tracks and records the user's keystrokes and online activity. This includes all keystrokes, online chat conversations, screenshots, emails, websites visited, passwords and sensitive financial information (such as credit card numbers, bank information…). The IamBigBrother application operates clandestinely and launches on every Windows startup. IamBigBrothe must be manually installed. IamBigBrothe is a serious threat to the user's security and should be removed without hesitation.

Posted on June 14, 2008 in Keyloggers

SpyWatchE

Just as anti-malware technology advances and continues to evolve, so do malware infections. A category of malware that has advanced considerably in the last decade is composed of rogue security applications. Because of this, while dangerous, a SpyWatchE infection is not difficult of being removed by most anti-malware applications. This fake security application has been around since 2008 and has probably been around in one way or another since before that. Its logo and interface are simple, a stylized eye and a gray color scheme that is typical of Windows basic applications. SpyWatchE is associated with a malicious website, SpyWatchE.com, where criminals promote this fake security tool and try to charge their victims for a 'full version' of this rogue security program. Do not become a victim of SpyWatchE! ESG security researchers...

Posted on June 14, 2008 in Rogue Anti-Spyware Program

EasyBar

EasyBar, also known as Easy Bar 1.0.1, is a toolbar for Internet Explorer that tracks the user’s online activities and then adds related links to its toolbar. EasyBar, like other browser plugins, will display undesirable commercial ads based on the user’s searches as well as modify web search settings. EasyBar can change the users default home page without permission or consent. EasyBar’s activities mimic those of spyware, adware and browser hijackers.

Posted on June 14, 2008 in Browser Plugins

Repair Registry Pro, Netcom3 Cleaner, Adware.Ejik, more – SpyHunter Update v.8.63

SpyHunter Spyware Definitions Update: v.8.63 (06/13/2008) SpyHunter Latest Program Update: v.3.4.9 Keep Your SpyHunter Up to Date New spyware appear almost every day. Updating your SpyHunter regularly can protect you against newly released spyware, adware, worms, trojans and other malicious threats. To use SpyHunter's Instant Definition Update, which provides the latest spyware definition updates and other program updates, go to SpyHunter > Update > Definitions Update. Our Advice: If you currently do not have SpyHunter, it is highly recommended you try SpyHunter's Spyware Scanner. Newly Added Threat List The following new parasites have been added to SpyHunter: Updated Threat List The following parasite threats were updated: Zlob.Trojan Trojan-Downloader.Agent.gfg IE Antivirus OnWebMedia Virtumonde Email-Worm.Zhelatin.vy System...

Posted on June 13, 2008 in Database Updates

Trojan-Clicker.Agent.ma, Worm.RJump.a, Adware.Bestrevenue, more – SpyHunter Update v.8.62

SpyHunter Spyware Definitions Update: v.8.62 (06/12/2008) SpyHunter Latest Program Update: v.3.4.9 Keep Your SpyHunter Up to Date New spyware appear almost every day. Updating your SpyHunter regularly can protect you against newly released spyware, adware, worms, trojans and other malicious threats. To use SpyHunter's Instant Definition Update, which provides the latest spyware definition updates and other program updates, go to SpyHunter > Update > Definitions Update. Our Advice: If you currently do not have SpyHunter, it is highly recommended you try SpyHunter's Spyware Scanner. Newly Added Threat List The following new parasites have been added to SpyHunter: Updated Threat List The following parasite threats were updated: Zlob.Trojan AntiSpyCheck Trojan-Downloader.Matcash Trojan.Generic WinSpywareProtect SpyShredder WinAntivirusPro...

Posted on June 12, 2008 in Database Updates

Trojans Perform Malicious Functions During SystemDefender Installation

Tests conducted by our threat research team on several computer testbeds have revealed that during the installation process of SystemDefender a Trojan infection starts to perform malicious activities that include the execution of hidden files. SystemDefender is known as a rogue anti-spyware program that when installed it displays popups or messages stating that you have an infection. Upon further investigation, we've detected that it wasn't just one Trojan but many trojans that are known to be variations of Trojan.Downloader and Trojan Vundo. The Trojans perform several bad actions such as displaying a "Warning" message on your desktop background and not allowing you to open certain programs. These types of Trojan infections can be very detrimental to the operation of your computer. The following symptoms take place after installing...

Posted on June 12, 2008 in Computer Security

AlertMobile Pro

AlertMobile Pro is a distinctive software for PC security incidents response. The application monitors all unauthorized attempts of PC activity. It then sends alerts to a mobile device, receives and executes response commands. AlertMobile Pro has the added feature of being able to be integrated with an alarm PC for physical protection of rooms, safes…The following are some of the functions that AlertMobile Pro can perform: - Recording a user logon name, date, time and a PC name - Monitoring the active tasks list - Handling the critical applications list - Sending SMS alerts to the security administrator's mobile phone - Receiving control commands from the security administrator's mobile phone - Protection from unauthorized external access - Protection from unauthorized physical access The users PC can be remotely administered with...

Posted on June 12, 2008 in Network Management Tools

Ultimate Antivirus 2008, RegistryCare, SaferScan, more – SpyHunter Update v.8.61

SpyHunter Spyware Definitions Update: v.8.61 (06/10/2008) SpyHunter Latest Program Update: v.3.4.9 Keep Your SpyHunter Up to Date New spyware appear almost every day. Updating your SpyHunter regularly can protect you against newly released spyware, adware, worms, trojans and other malicious threats. To use SpyHunter's Instant Definition Update, which provides the latest spyware definition updates and other program updates, go to SpyHunter > Update > Definitions Update. Our Advice: If you currently do not have SpyHunter, it is highly recommended you try SpyHunter's Spyware Scanner. Newly Added Threat List The following new parasites have been added to SpyHunter: Updated Threat List The following parasite threats were updated: Zlob.Trojan Trojan.Generic WinSpywareProtect AntiVirProtect Trojan.FakeAlert IE Antivirus Antivirus 2008...

Posted on June 10, 2008 in Database Updates

Ultimate Antivirus 2008

Ultimate Antivirus 2008 screenshot

Ultimate Antivirus 2008 is a rogue anti-spyware program, clone of Antivirus 2008. Corrupt Ultimate Antivirus 2008 may be installed in the user's computer system with the help of Trojans (Zlob or Vundo) disguised as video codecs, through browser security holes. After installed, Ultimate Antivirus 2008 will scan the user's computer system and display a fake list of supposed infections. Ultimate Antivirus 2008 may generate misleading warning alerts and popups to scare the user in an attempt to sell the full Ultimate Antivirus 2008 commercial program. Once a user clicks on a rogue message, Ultimate Antivirus 2008 will redirect the user to Ultimate Antivirus 2008's website (www.UAV2008.com),...

Posted on June 10, 2008 in Rogue Anti-Spyware Program

DyFuCA

DyFuCA is a porn dialer, which connects to pornographic servers and sites by employing the user's modem. DyFuCA runs at startup and may be spread through the Internet as an Internet Optimizer Utility. DyFuCA may also install other adware and malware onto the user's computer. These dials, which run through the user's phone line, will result in expensive phone rates.

Posted on June 8, 2008 in Dialers

Vista Antivirus 2008

Vista Antivirus 2008 screenshot

Vista Antivirus 2008, or VistaAntivirus 2008, is a rogue anti-spyware application and a clone of Windows Antivirus 2008 and XP Antivirus. Vista Antivirus 2008 may be installed by a Trojan called Zlob bundled in a fake video codec. Once installed, Vista Antivirus 2008 will simulate malware detections on the user's computer system and generate fake spyware scan results in an attempt to trick the user into buying the full Vista Antivirus 2008 commercial version. Vista Antivirus 2008 may seem a trustworthy program, however, it's just a scam to download and install additional adware and spyware and steal the user's money. Vista Antivirus 2008 may also generate system slowdown and instability....

Posted on June 6, 2008 in Rogue Anti-Spyware Program

System Antivirus 2008

System Antivirus 2008 screenshot

System Antivirus 2008 or SystemAntivirus2008, is a rogue anti-spyware program, clone of Windows Antivirus 2008 and Antivirus2008. System Antivirus 2008 is usually downloaded by a Trojan Zlob or Vundo, via computer system's security breaches. System Antivirus 2008 uses fake system scans and results, as well as an exaggerated amount of popup infection notifications to push the user into buying the full System Antivirus 2008 program to remove the supposed threats. System Antivirus 2008 may compromise user's data and generate system slowdown and instability. System Antivirus 2008 may be difficult to manually remove.

Posted on June 6, 2008 in Rogue Anti-Spyware Program

I-Worm.Generic

I-Worm.Generic is an Internet Worm that deploys a number of ways to invade the users PC. Popular Applications can be infected by the I-Worm.Generic. I-Worm.Generic may also infect the user's personal documents, computer files and other data. I-Worm.Generic has the malicious ability to gain full remote access to the users PC leaving the user vulnerable to the theft of important personal information by hackers.

Posted on June 6, 2008 in Worms

Trojan.Agent.NUZ, Trojan.Agent.LTS, Trojan.Agent.LTS, more – SpyHunter Update v.8.60

SpyHunter Spyware Definitions Update: v.8.60 (06/05/2008) SpyHunter Latest Program Update: v.3.4.9 Keep Your SpyHunter Up to Date New spyware appear almost every day. Updating your SpyHunter regularly can protect you against newly released spyware, adware, worms, trojans and other malicious threats. To use SpyHunter's Instant Definition Update, which provides the latest spyware definition updates and other program updates, go to SpyHunter > Update > Definitions Update. Our Advice: If you currently do not have SpyHunter, it is highly recommended you try SpyHunter's Spyware Scanner. Newly Added Threat List The following new parasites have been added to SpyHunter: Updated Threat List The following parasite threats were updated: Zlob.Trojan SpyGuarder Trojan.Generic Trojan.Vundo WinSpywareProtect Adware.Comet IE AntiVirus WinAntivirusPro...

Posted on June 5, 2008 in Database Updates

Malware Protector 2008

Malware Protector 2008 screenshot

Malware Protector 2008, or MalwareProtector 2008, is a rogue application from the Trojan.Zlob family of infections. Trojan.Zlob is installed without the user's knowledge. Instead of getting a fake Microsoft system alert message, Trojan.Zlob has graduated to having a Malware screensaver that displays bugs that crawl all over the user's screen, as well as a message that reads: "Warning! Spyware detected on your computer!". Malware Protector 2008 manages to run in the user's computer system background, and generates fake alert notifications stating that the computer has been infected. Malware Protector 2008 may also bring a toolbar attached (Nmwegbsf Toolbar) with icons named 'Remove...

Posted on June 4, 2008 in Rogue Anti-Spyware Program