Smart Security DescriptionType: Rogue AntiSpyware Programs
Smart Security is a bogus security application cloned from the notorious rogueware called Security Tool. Smart Security also known as SmartSecurity is also the name of a legitimate program from ESET Smart Security, so be careful not to confuse the two programs. Once inside a system, the malicious version of Smart Security will display fake pop-up messages, security alerts and system scans all indicating the computer is infected with different malware that can only be removed with the purchase of the "licensed" version of Smart Security. Do not believe any of the security reports displayed by Smart Security and have the rogueware removed from your system as soon as possible.
Smart Security is a member if the FakeVimes family and has, among its many clones, Virus Melt, Extra Antivirus, Fast Antivirus 2009, Presto TuneUp, Windows Security Suite, Windows Protection Suite, Smart Virus Eliminator, Packed.Generic.245, Volcano Security Suite, Windows Enterprise Suite, Enterprise Suite, Additional Guard, PC Live Guard, Live PC Care, Live Enterprise Suite, Security Antivirus, My Security Wall, CleanUp Antivirus, Windows Work Catalyst.
4 security vendors flagged this file as malicious.
Screenshots & Other Imagery
Smart Security Video
Tip: Turn your sound ON and watch the video in Full Screen mode.
File System Details
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More Details on Smart Security
|iexplore.exe Can Not Start|
File iexplore.exe is infected by W32/Blaster.worm. Please activate Smart Security to protect your computer.
Malicious program has been detected. Click here to protect your computer.
- ESET Smart Security Enhanced Protection Mode
- System Smart Security
- Vista Smart Security 2010
- Win 7 Smart Security 2010
- XP Smart Security 2010
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 computer. Spyware changes regularly; therefore, it is difficult to fully clean an infected machine through manual means.