EnigmaSoft Threat Scorecard
EnigmaSoft Threat Scorecards are assessment reports for different malware threats which have been collected and analyzed by our research team. EnigmaSoft Threat Scorecards evaluate and rank threats using several metrics including real-world and potential risk factors, trends, frequency, prevalence, and persistence. EnigmaSoft Threat Scorecards are updated regularly based on our research data and metrics and are useful for a wide range of computer users, from end users seeking solutions to remove malware from their systems to security experts analyzing threats.
EnigmaSoft Threat Scorecards display a variety of useful information, including:
Ranking: The ranking of a particular threat in EnigmaSoft’s Threat Database.
Severity Level: The determined severity level of an object, represented numerically, based on our risk modeling process and research, as explained in our Threat Assessment Criteria.
Infected Computers: The number of confirmed and suspected cases of a particular threat detected on infected computers as reported by SpyHunter.
See also Threat Assessment Criteria.
|Threat Level:||100 % (High)|
|First Seen:||November 29, 2010|
|Last Seen:||January 8, 2020|
Win HDD is a rogue disk defragmenter program with the ability to block Windows programs and display fake error messages. Win HDD's tactics are intended to scare users into purchasing its program with the promise of making the computer errors go away. Win HDD is a scam used by online fraudsters that only want to get a hold of users' credit card information.
WinHDD is part of FakeSysDef family, the same rogue family of System Defragmenter, Ultra Defragger, HDD Control, Win Defrag, Win Defragmenter, Disk Doctor, Hard Drive Diagnostic, HDD Diagnostic, HDD Plus, HDD Repair, HDD Rescue, Smart HDD, Defragmenter, HDD Tools, Disk Repair, Windows Optimization Center, Scanner, HDD Low, Hdd Fix, PUP.PC Health Kit.
WinHDD runs a scan and reports exaggerated results about a system's registry and hard drive. Win HDD can prevent users from downloading software from the Web or opening nearly any program (including anti-virus programs) on their computer. Win HDD will also create a start-up registry entry which will enable it to execute with every system start-up. Win HDD (WinHDD) is a useless and nefarious program that users should never rely on or purchase.
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Detections: The number of confirmed and suspected cases of a particular threat detected on infected computers as reported by SpyHunter.