Threat Database Rogue Websites

Threat Scorecard

Threat Level: 20 % (Normal)
Infected Computers: 1
First Seen: November 10, 2022
Last Seen: November 10, 2022
OS(es) Affected: Windows

Infosec researchers have analyzed and have confirmed that it is a rogue website, acting as a platform for deceptive tactics. Users who land on the page should exercise caution and approach any information presented by with a healthy dose of skepticism.

Indeed, the site has been observed running a variant of the 'Your PC is infected with 5 viruses' scheme. This particular scheme involves showing unsuspecting users numerous fake security alerts and warnings, designed to appear as if coming from a reputable source. exploits the name, loge, and interface design of McAfee, even though the company is in no way associated with dubious pages of this type.

Furthermore, users also may be presented with the results of a supposed threat scan carried out by the rogue page. The site will claim to have discovered numerous security issues and even malware threats on the user's device. In reality, the entire scan and its results are completely fabricated, as no website can perform such functionality on its own.

Simply put, the goal of the con artists is to use fake scares as a way to push users into pressing the displayed button as a way to supposedly resolve security problems. In most cases, users will then be taken to an official page for a security tool. The opened page will have affiliate tags attached to it. This means that if the unsuspecting users decide to buy a subscription for the product or complete any other transaction on the page, it will generate profits for the fraudsters.

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