Trojan-Dropper.Agent.xf

Trojan-Dropper.Agent.xf is a malicious Trojan application that is designed to get secretly onto your computer and open a conduit for infecting your machine with various viruses, worms and other malware. Usually, Trojan-Dropper.Agent.xf comes bundled with other parasites or is downloaded via browser security holes. Once it is installed, Trojan-Dropper.Agent.xf will download additional adware and spyware applications into your system. Trojan-Dropper.Agent.xf is a very dangerous threat to the security of your sensitive data and should be removed as soon as it has been detected.

Posted on December 7, 2007 in Trojans

EmailSpyMonitor

EmailSpyMonitor is a spyware tool created to monitor and record your emails. EmailSpyMonitor usually logs and gathers all your emails that are opened in the popular clients, such as Outlook, IncrediMail and many others. Once EmailSpyMonitor records the message, the program may either store it in the system or send it via email to a remote hacker. EmailSpyMonitor is a severe risk to your privacy and should be removed as soon as it has been detected.

Posted on December 7, 2007 in Spyware

Backdoor.WinCrash.b

Backdoor.WinCrash.b is a dangerous backdoor Trojan program that gives the remote attacker full access to a compromised computer. Once executed, Backdoor.WinCrash.b may shutdown or restart the PC, manage files, record user keystrokes, install and run many applications, take screenshots and perform other malicious actions. Backdoor.WinCrash.b may also steal your banking passwords and credit card numbers; therefore Backdoor.WinCrash.b should be removed as soon as possible.

Posted on December 7, 2007 in Backdoors

RemoteAdmin.NetCat

RemoteAdmin.NetCat is a remote administration tool (RAT), which may be exploited by hackers for illegal monitoring and controlling other people's PCs. The hacker usually infects victim's PC via email or file sharing networks. Once RemoteAdmin.NetCat is executed, the hacker will get full control over the victim‘s machine and all personal data stored on it. It is a serious security risk to your sensitive information and we recommend the removal of RemoteAdmin.NetCat as soon as it has been detected.

Posted on December 7, 2007 in Remote Administration Tools

StorageProtector, DriveDefender, Adware.Vapsup, more - SpyHunter Update v.7.29

SpyHunter Spyware Definitions Update: v.7.29 (12/04/2007) SpyHunter Latest Program Update: v.3.2.0 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: VirusProtect WinPCDoctor WinSecureAV Zlob.Trojan Worm.Stration IE Defender Trojan.Dropper-Delf Trojan.Klone...

Posted on December 4, 2007 in Database Updates

StorageProtector

StorageProtector screenshot

StorageProtector is a rogue anti-spyware program that is designed to lure internet users out of their money. Usually, StorageProtector is downloaded and installed by a Trojan, through browser security exploits or via other illicit mechanisms. Once it is executed, StorageProtector will display fake Warning messages and 'Windows-Like' popups in your system tray stating that your PC is infected with malware. Once you click on any of these false notifications, you will be directed to StorageProtector’s home site where you will be forced to purchase the full version of StorageProtector.

Posted on December 4, 2007 in Rogue Anti-Spyware Program

DriveDefender

DriveDefender screenshot

DriveDefender is a rogue spyware removal application that pretends to be a legitimate and reliable anti-spyware application. Usually, DriveDefender is installed by a Trojan Zlob, through browser security exploits, or may come bundled with other malware. Once it is installed, DriveDefender will attempt to goad you into buying the full version of DriveDefender program by displaying fake warning alerts claiming that your PC is infected. It is very difficult to remove DriveDefender manually because it has the ability to reappear after the removal.

Posted on December 4, 2007 in Rogue Anti-Spyware Program

Adware.Vapsup

Adware.Vapsup is an annoying adware program that is created to generate unwanted commercial popup adverts based on users browsing habits. Once it is installed, Adware.Vapsup will drop files into several system directories and modify the registry in order to register itself as a browser add-on. Adware.Vapsup is also able to hide itself deeply in the system and reappear after the removal, thus it might be extremely difficult to remove Adware.Vapsup manually.

Posted on December 4, 2007 in Adware

Trojan-Dropper.Calimocho

Trojan-Dropper.Calimocho is a dangerous Trojan program created to hijack and infect your PC and to open a security hole as well, so additional malicious programs can be imported to your computer. Trojan-Dropper.Calimocho is a real danger to your personal and financial data, because it steals your personal information and passwords and sends it to the third parties. In addition, Trojan-Dropper.Calimocho may produce numerous annoying and intrusive popup adverts and may also affect the stability of your system.

Posted on December 4, 2007 in Trojans

Backdoor.VanBot

Backdoor.VanBot is a backdoor Trojan that poses a serious security risk to your sensitive information stored onto your PC. Usually, Backdoor.VanBot infiltrates computer systems with the help of browser security exploits and other illicit mechanisms. Once it is installed, Backdoor.VanBot will give the remote hackers full access to your machine and allow them to steal your personal and financial data. Backdoor.VanBot is a serious security threat and should be removed from your computer without delay.

Posted on December 4, 2007 in Backdoors

Trojan.Agent-PrntSteal.BHO

Trojan.Agent-PrntSteal.BHO is a dangerous Trojan application created to hijack and infect your PC and to open a security hole as well, thus additional malicious programs may be imported to your machine. Trojan.Agent-PrntSteal.BHO is a real danger to your personal and financial data, because it steals your personal information and passwords. Then Trojan.Agent-PrntSteal.BHO sends the collected information to third parties. In addition, Trojan.Agent-PrntSteal.BHO may produce numerous annoying and disturbing popup adverts and may also affect the stability of your system.

Posted on December 4, 2007 in Trojans

Trojan.Obfuscated.gx

Trojan.Obfuscated.gx is a dangerous Trojan program that is downloaded and installed onto your PC without your knowledge and consent. Trojan.Obfuscated.gx usually injects itself into the system processes via rootkit techniques. Such techniques are very intrusive and may corrupt the legitimate control of an operating system and may hide running processes, system data or files from the user. Once executed, Trojan.Obfuscated.gx will open up a huge security hole on your machine through which other malicious applications can be downloaded. Trojan.Obfuscated.gx is a serious threat to the security of your personal and financial information and should be removed without delay. Furthermore, Obfus.Gen is known to be associated with fake anti-spyware programs.

Posted on December 4, 2007 in Trojans

Trojan-PWS.Tanspy

Trojan-PWS.Tanspy is an extremely dangerous Trojan application that is designed to creep secretly into your PC and open a conduit for infecting your machine with different spyware. Usually, Trojan-PWS.Tanspy comes bundled with other malware or via browser security exploits. Once installed, Trojan-PWS.Tanspy will download additional adware and spyware onto your system. Trojan-PWS.Tanspy also may monitor and log your keystrokes and scan your PC for stored passwords. Trojan-PWS.Tanspy is a very dangerous threat to the security of your personal and financial data and should be removed as soon as it has been detected.

Posted on December 4, 2007 in Trojans

System Files Modification Alert! Pop Up

System Files Modification Alert! Pop up is a fake security alert promoted by the rogue anti-spyware application ANG AntiVirus 09. The text of the alert reads: "System Files Modification Alert! Some important system files were modified by malicious application. It may potentially lead to system slowdowns and data loss. Click here to remove these system threats and stop unauthorized instrusions (Recommended)." The System Files Modification Alert! Pop up false alert is displayed in order to try to trick or scare the user into purchasing the rogue ANG AntiVirus 09 application. This is a common tactic used in promoting fraudulent products. The user should ignore these fake warnings and not purchase the ANG AntiVirus 09 program. It is strongly recommended that the user remove the infection immediately.

Posted on December 2, 2007 in Fake Error Messages

Worm.NetSky.Q, Email-Worm.Bugbear.b, Email-Worm.Tanatos.a, more - SpyHunter Update v.7.28

SpyHunter Spyware Definitions Update: v.7.28 (11/30/2007) SpyHunter Latest Program Update: v.3.2.0 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 VirusProtect Worm.Mydoom Trojan.Surila Worm.Doombot MySpyProtector PWSteal.Lineage Trojan.Bancos...

Posted on November 30, 2007 in Database Updates