Friday, 19 October 2012
What is Windows Safety Series?
Windows Safety Series is a PC infection, FakeVimes family of rogue anti-spyware programs. This malicious program is considered a rogue virus because its deliberate use of false list of computer infections, the displaying of fake security error messages, and because it changes settings on your system so that you are no longer able to run justifiable programs. This malicious infection is swelling by three methods. The first method is through the display of the online advertisements that act as if to be an online anti malware scanner. This system scanner will state that your PC is in highly risk zone, it’s infected and then prompt you to download and install this malicious program. The second method is through Trojans that made up to be software required to view an online video. The 3rd method is hacked web sites that attempt to exploit vulnerabilities found on your system to install the infection without your permission or acknowledgement.
When Windows Safety Series is started it will add frequent Windows Registry entries that do not permit you to run your normal window’s security programs or the Windows utilities. As a replacement for when you begin these malicious programs, Windows Safety Series rogue virus will be started and will give a security alert that the program you are trying to run is infected. Once Windows Safety Series is begun it will perform a forged scan of your system and then state that there are many malwares present. If you have made an attempt to remove these security infections, though, the fake antivirus program will ask you to first purchase the software before you are allowed to remove. Ignore all those offers to buy the fake antivirus software, it only loose your money.
While running, Windows Safety Series will also display numerous false security warnings that imply that there are PC infections on your system or that you are sending private data to the Internet. These security alerts are like that:
1. Torrent Alert
Recommended: Please use secure encrypted protocol for torrent links.
Torrent link detected!
These notifications mean that you have violated the copyright laws. Using Torrent for downloading movies or videos and licensed software shall be impeached and you may be sued for cyber crime and breach the law under the SOPA legislation.
Attempt to run a potentially dangerous script detected.
Full system scan is highly recommended.
Key logger activity detected. System information security is at risk.
It is recommended to activate protection and run a full system scan.
Just like the scan results, ignore these false security alerts.
As you can see, Windows Safety Series rogue virus is a scam that was created to trick you into thinking your system was brutally infected so that you will then purchase the antivirus software. There is no reason to purchase this program, and if you already have, you should contact your credit card provider and dispute the charge stating that the antivirus program is a scam.
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