Latest Discovered Rogues

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Re: Latest Discovered Rogues

Postby TeMerc » Thu Feb 24, 2011 12:31 am

Internet Defender
Internet Defender is a fake security application (rogue) from the same family as: Security Defender, Antimalware Defender. It displays fake infections to push users into buying a license.
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Postby TeMerc » Fri Feb 25, 2011 8:28 am

Windows Privacy Agent
Windows Privacy Agent is a fake security application from the same family as: Windows Express Settings, Windows Optimal Tool, Windows Safety Guarantee, Windows AV Software, Windows Express Help, Windows User Satellite, Windows Problems Solution, Windows Optimal Settings, Windows Optimal Solution, Windows Care Tool, Windows Wise Protection, Windows Software Guard, Windows Software Protection, Windows Safety Protection, Windows Problems Protector, Windows Problems Remover, Windows Health Center, Windows Shield Center, Windows Antispyware Solution, Windows Risk Eliminator, Windows Universal Tool, Windows Utility Tool, Windows Security & Control, Windows Optimization & Security, Windows System Optimizator, Windows Optimization Center, Privacy Corrector, Privacy Guard 2010. This rogue displays fake warning messages pushing users to buy a license.
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Postby TeMerc » Sat Feb 26, 2011 10:58 am

PcVaccine
The Malwarebytes research team has determined that PcVaccine is a fake anti-malware application. These so-called "rogues" use intentional false positives to convince users that their systems have been compromised. Then they try to sell you their software, claiming it will remove these threats. In extreme cases the false threats are actually the very trojans that advertise or even directly install the rogue
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Postby TeMerc » Sun Feb 27, 2011 11:07 pm

WinScan
WinScan is a fake Defragmenter tool (rogue) from the same family as: FakeHDD (new GUI).
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WindowsTool
Windows Tool is a fake Defragmenter tool (rogue) from the same family as: FakeHDD. This version has the same GUI as: WinScan
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Windows Processes Organizer
Windows Processes Organizer is a fake security application from the same family as: Windows Privacy Agent, Windows Express Settings, Windows Optimal Tool, Windows Safety Guarantee, Windows AV Software, Windows Express Help, Windows User Satellite, Windows Problems Solution, Windows Optimal Settings, Windows Optimal Solution, Windows Care Tool, Windows Wise Protection, Windows Software Guard, Windows Software Protection, Windows Safety Protection, Windows Problems Protector, Windows Problems Remover, Windows Health Center, Windows Shield Center, Windows Antispyware Solution, Windows Risk Eliminator, Windows Universal Tool, Windows Utility Tool, Windows Security & Control, Windows Optimization & Security, Windows System Optimizator, Windows Optimization Center, Privacy Corrector, Privacy Guard 2010. This rogue displays fake warning messages pushing users to buy a license.
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AntiMalware GO
AntiMalware GO is a fake security application (rogue) from the same family as AntiVira Av, Antivirus .NET, Antivirus Scan. It displays fake infections to push users into buying a license.
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Re: Latest Discovered Rogues

Postby TeMerc » Mon Feb 28, 2011 9:58 am

Windows Troubles Analyzer
Windows Troubles Analyzer is a fake security application from the same family as: Windows Processes Organizer, Windows Privacy Agent, Windows Express Settings, Windows Optimal Tool, Windows Safety Guarantee, Windows AV Software, Windows Express Help, Windows User Satellite, Windows Problems Solution, Windows Optimal Settings, Windows Optimal Solution, Windows Care Tool, Windows Wise Protection, Windows Software Guard, Windows Software Protection, Windows Safety Protection, Windows Problems Protector, Windows Problems Remover, Windows Health Center, Windows Shield Center, Windows Antispyware Solution, Windows Risk Eliminator, Windows Universal Tool, Windows Utility Tool, Windows Security & Control, Windows Optimization & Security, Windows System Optimizator, Windows Optimization Center, Privacy Corrector, Privacy Guard 2010. This rogue displays fake warning messages pushing users to buy a license.
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Postby TeMerc » Tue Mar 01, 2011 10:02 am

Windows Performance Manager
Windows Performance Manager is a fake security application from the same family as: Windows Troubles Analyzer, Windows Processes Organizer, Windows Privacy Agent, Windows Express Settings, Windows Optimal Tool, Windows Safety Guarantee, Windows AV Software, Windows Express Help, Windows User Satellite, Windows Problems Solution, Windows Optimal Settings, Windows Optimal Solution, Windows Care Tool, Windows Wise Protection, Windows Software Guard, Windows Software Protection, Windows Safety Protection, Windows Problems Protector, Windows Problems Remover, Windows Health Center, Windows Shield Center, Windows Antispyware Solution, Windows Risk Eliminator, Windows Universal Tool, Windows Utility Tool, Windows Security & Control, Windows Optimization & Security, Windows System Optimizator, Windows Optimization Center, Privacy Corrector, Privacy Guard 2010. This rogue displays fake warning messages pushing users to buy a license.
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Postby TeMerc » Wed Mar 02, 2011 11:48 am

Windows Efficiency Manager
Windows Efficiency Manager is a fake security application from the same family as: Windows Performance Manager, Windows Troubles Analyzer, Windows Processes Organizer, Windows Privacy Agent, Windows Express Settings, Windows Optimal Tool, Windows Safety Guarantee, Windows AV Software, Windows Express Help, Windows User Satellite, Windows Problems Solution, Windows Optimal Settings, Windows Optimal Solution, Windows Care Tool, Windows Wise Protection, Windows Software Guard, Windows Software Protection, Windows Safety Protection, Windows Problems Protector, Windows Problems Remover, Windows Health Center, Windows Shield Center, Windows Antispyware Solution, Windows Risk Eliminator, Windows Universal Tool, Windows Utility Tool, Windows Security & Control, Windows Optimization & Security, Windows System Optimizator, Windows Optimization Center, Privacy Corrector, Privacy Guard 2010. This rogue displays fake warning messages pushing users to buy a license.
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Postby TeMerc » Thu Mar 03, 2011 8:33 am

Antivirus Antispyware 2011
Antivirus Antispyware 2011 is a fake security software (rogue). It is from the same family as: AntiVirus System 2011, Security Inspector 2010, AntiVirus Studio 2010, Desktop Security 2010, Total PC Defender 2010, Desktop Defender 2010, Contraviro, UnVirex.
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Windows Debug System
Windows Debug System is a fake security application from the same family as: Windows Efficiency Manager, Windows Performance Manager, Windows Troubles Analyzer, Windows Processes Organizer, Windows Privacy Agent, Windows Express Settings, Windows Optimal Tool, Windows Safety Guarantee, Windows AV Software, Windows Express Help, Windows User Satellite, Windows Problems Solution, Windows Optimal Settings, Windows Optimal Solution, Windows Care Tool, Windows Wise Protection, Windows Software Guard, Windows Software Protection, Windows Safety Protection, Windows Problems Protector, Windows Problems Remover, Windows Health Center, Windows Shield Center, Windows Antispyware Solution, Windows Risk Eliminator, Windows Universal Tool, Windows Utility Tool, Windows Security & Control, Windows Optimization & Security, Windows System Optimizator, Windows Optimization Center, Privacy Corrector, Privacy Guard 2010. This rogue displays fake warning messages pushing users to buy a license.
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Re: Latest Discovered Rogues

Postby TeMerc » Sun Mar 06, 2011 9:42 am

Antivirus Monitor
Antivirus Monitor is a rogue anti-spyware program from the same family as Antimalware GO. When this infection is installed on your computer it will be configured to start automatically. Once started it will scan your computer and list numerous infections in the scan results. If you attempt to remove any of these so-called infections it will state that you first need to purchase the program in order to remove anything. As these scan results are all fake, please do not purchase this program based upon anything it states.
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Postby TeMerc » Mon Mar 07, 2011 11:14 am

Windows Error Correction
Windows Error Correction is a fake security application from the same family as: Windows Debug System, Windows Efficiency Manager, Windows Performance Manager, Windows Troubles Analyzer, Windows Processes Organizer, Windows Privacy Agent, Windows Express Settings, Windows Optimal Tool, Windows Safety Guarantee, Windows AV Software, Windows Express Help, Windows User Satellite, Windows Problems Solution, Windows Optimal Settings, Windows Optimal Solution, Windows Care Tool, Windows Wise Protection, Windows Software Guard, Windows Software Protection, Windows Safety Protection, Windows Problems Protector, Windows Problems Remover, Windows Health Center, Windows Shield Center, Windows Antispyware Solution, Windows Risk Eliminator, Windows Universal Tool, Windows Utility Tool, Windows Security & Control, Windows Optimization & Security, Windows System Optimizator, Windows Optimization Center, Privacy Corrector, Privacy Guard 2010. This rogue displays fake warning messages pushing users to buy a license.
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Re: Latest Discovered Rogues

Postby TeMerc » Tue Mar 08, 2011 6:35 pm

Windows Defence Center
Windows Defence Center is a fake security application from the same family as: Windows Error Correction, Windows Debug System, Windows Efficiency Manager, Windows Performance Manager, Windows Troubles Analyzer, Windows Processes Organizer, Windows Privacy Agent, Windows Express Settings, Windows Optimal Tool, Windows Safety Guarantee, Windows AV Software, Windows Express Help, Windows User Satellite, Windows Problems Solution, Windows Optimal Settings, Windows Optimal Solution, Windows Care Tool, Windows Wise Protection, Windows Software Guard, Windows Software Protection, Windows Safety Protection, Windows Problems Protector, Windows Problems Remover, Windows Health Center, Windows Shield Center, Windows Antispyware Solution, Windows Risk Eliminator, Windows Universal Tool, Windows Utility Tool, Windows Security & Control, Windows Optimization & Security, Windows System Optimizator, Windows Optimization Center, Privacy Corrector, Privacy Guard 2010. This rogue displays fake warning messages pushing users to buy a license.
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Postby TeMerc » Wed Mar 09, 2011 8:32 am

System Defender
System Defender is a fake security application (rogue) from the same family as: Internet Defender, Security Defender, Antimalware Defender. It displays fake infections to push users into buying a license.
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Windows Servant System
Windows Servant System is a fake security application from the same family as: Windows Defence Center, Windows Error Correction, Windows Debug System, Windows Efficiency Manager, Windows Performance Manager, Windows Troubles Analyzer, Windows Processes Organizer, Windows Privacy Agent, Windows Express Settings, Windows Optimal Tool, Windows Safety Guarantee, Windows AV Software, Windows Express Help, Windows User Satellite, Windows Problems Solution, Windows Optimal Settings, Windows Optimal Solution, Windows Care Tool, Windows Wise Protection, Windows Software Guard, Windows Software Protection, Windows Safety Protection, Windows Problems Protector, Windows Problems Remover, Windows Health Center, Windows Shield Center, Windows Antispyware Solution, Windows Risk Eliminator, Windows Universal Tool, Windows Utility Tool, Windows Security & Control, Windows Optimization & Security, Windows System Optimizator, Windows Optimization Center, Privacy Corrector, Privacy Guard 2010. This rogue displays fake warning messages pushing users to buy a license.
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Postby TeMerc » Thu Mar 10, 2011 10:03 am

Windows Troublesmaker Agent
Windows Servant System is a fake security application from the same family as: Windows Servant System, Windows Defence Center, Windows Error Correction, Windows Debug System, Windows Efficiency Manager, Windows Performance Manager, Windows Troubles Analyzer, Windows Processes Organizer, Windows Privacy Agent, Windows Express Settings, Windows Optimal Tool, Windows Safety Guarantee, Windows AV Software, Windows Express Help, Windows User Satellite, Windows Problems Solution, Windows Optimal Settings, Windows Optimal Solution, Windows Care Tool, Windows Wise Protection, Windows Software Guard, Windows Software Protection, Windows Safety Protection, Windows Problems Protector, Windows Problems Remover, Windows Health Center, Windows Shield Center, Windows Antispyware Solution, Windows Risk Eliminator, Windows Universal Tool, Windows Utility Tool, Windows Security & Control, Windows Optimization & Security, Windows System Optimizator, Windows Optimization Center, Privacy Corrector, Privacy Guard 2010. This rogue displays fake warning messages pushing users to buy a license.
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Postby TeMerc » Fri Mar 11, 2011 10:53 am

Windows Troubles Remover
Windows Troubles Remover is a fake security application from the same family as: Windows Troublesmaker Agent, Windows Servant System, Windows Defence Center, Windows Error Correction, Windows Debug System, Windows Efficiency Manager, Windows Performance Manager, Windows Troubles Analyzer, Windows Processes Organizer, Windows Privacy Agent, Windows Express Settings, Windows Optimal Tool, Windows Safety Guarantee, Windows AV Software, Windows Express Help, Windows User Satellite, Windows Problems Solution, Windows Optimal Settings, Windows Optimal Solution, Windows Care Tool, Windows Wise Protection, Windows Software Guard, Windows Software Protection, Windows Safety Protection, Windows Problems Protector, Windows Problems Remover, Windows Health Center, Windows Shield Center, Windows Antispyware Solution, Windows Risk Eliminator, Windows Universal Tool, Windows Utility Tool, Windows Security & Control, Windows Optimization & Security, Windows System Optimizator, Windows Optimization Center, Privacy Corrector, Privacy Guard 2010. This rogue displays fake warning messages pushing users to buy a license.
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Postby TeMerc » Sun Mar 13, 2011 10:34 am

Windows Diagnostic
Windows Diagnostic is a fake Defragmenter tool (rogue) from the same family as: FakeHDD. This version has the same GUI as: Windows Tool, WinScan
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Postby TeMerc » Tue Mar 15, 2011 8:46 am

Windows Remedy
Windows Remedy is a fake security application from the same family as: Windows Troubles Remover, Windows Troublesmaker Agent, Windows Servant System, Windows Defence Center, Windows Error Correction, Windows Debug System, Windows Efficiency Manager, Windows Performance Manager, Windows Troubles Analyzer, Windows Processes Organizer, Windows Privacy Agent, Windows Express Settings, Windows Optimal Tool, Windows Safety Guarantee, Windows AV Software, Windows Express Help, Windows User Satellite, Windows Problems Solution, Windows Optimal Settings, Windows Optimal Solution, Windows Care Tool, Windows Wise Protection, Windows Software Guard, Windows Software Protection, Windows Safety Protection, Windows Problems Protector, Windows Problems Remover, Windows Health Center, Windows Shield Center, Windows Antispyware Solution, Windows Risk Eliminator, Windows Universal Tool, Windows Utility Tool, Windows Security & Control, Windows Optimization & Security, Windows System Optimizator, Windows Optimization Center, Privacy Corrector, Privacy Guard 2010. This rogue displays fake warning messages pushing users to buy a license.
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Re: Latest Discovered Rogues

Postby TeMerc » Wed Mar 16, 2011 10:39 am

Best Malware Protection
Best Malware Protection is a fake Antivirus. This rogue displays fake alerts to scare users. It replaces Internet Security Essentials, Smart Internet Protection 2011, Personal Internet Security 2011, Personal Security Sentinel, Internet Antivirus 2011, Internet Security Suite, Smart Security, My Security Shield, Security Master AV, My Security Engine, Security Guard, CleanUp Antivirus and Security Antivirus (family link)
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Windows Threats Removing
Windows Threats Removing is a fake security application from the same family as: Windows Remedy, Windows Troubles Remover, Windows Troublesmaker Agent, Windows Servant System, Windows Defence Center, Windows Error Correction, Windows Debug System, Windows Efficiency Manager, Windows Performance Manager, Windows Troubles Analyzer, Windows Processes Organizer, Windows Privacy Agent, Windows Express Settings, Windows Optimal Tool, Windows Safety Guarantee, Windows AV Software, Windows Express Help, Windows User Satellite, Windows Problems Solution, Windows Optimal Settings, Windows Optimal Solution, Windows Care Tool, Windows Wise Protection, Windows Software Guard, Windows Software Protection, Windows Safety Protection, Windows Problems Protector, Windows Problems Remover, Windows Health Center, Windows Shield Center, Windows Antispyware Solution, Windows Risk Eliminator, Windows Universal Tool, Windows Utility Tool, Windows Security & Control, Windows Optimization & Security, Windows System Optimizator, Windows Optimization Center, Privacy Corrector, Privacy Guard 2010. This rogue displays fake warning messages pushing users to buy a license.
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Postby TeMerc » Thu Mar 17, 2011 4:28 pm

E-Set Antivirus 2011
Fake E-Set Antivirus 2011 uses a real Antivirus solution name to mislead users. It also kept the AVG antivirus logo from the previous version of the rogue.

This rogue is from the same family as Fake AVG Anti-Virus, Antivirus 8.
Previous Family skin was: Antivirus GT, Antivirus 7, Antivir 2010. It is not the first time this rogue takes real Antivirus names.

The Fake E-Set Antivirus 2011 detects and display fake infections to scare users pushing them into buying a license.
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Windows Efficiency Magnifier
Windows Efficiency Magnifier is a fake security application from the same family as: Windows Threats Removing, Windows Remedy, Windows Troubles Remover, Windows Troublesmaker Agent, Windows Servant System, Windows Defence Center, Windows Error Correction, Windows Debug System, Windows Efficiency Manager, Windows Performance Manager, Windows Troubles Analyzer, Windows Processes Organizer, Windows Privacy Agent, Windows Express Settings, Windows Optimal Tool, Windows Safety Guarantee, Windows AV Software, Windows Express Help, Windows User Satellite, Windows Problems Solution, Windows Optimal Settings, Windows Optimal Solution, Windows Care Tool, Windows Wise Protection, Windows Software Guard, Windows Software Protection, Windows Safety Protection, Windows Problems Protector, Windows Problems Remover, Windows Health Center, Windows Shield Center, Windows Antispyware Solution, Windows Risk Eliminator, Windows Universal Tool, Windows Utility Tool, Windows Security & Control, Windows Optimization & Security, Windows System Optimizator, Windows Optimization Center, Privacy Corrector, Privacy Guard 2010. This rogue displays fake warning messages pushing users to buy a license.
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Re: Latest Discovered Rogues

Postby TeMerc » Fri Mar 18, 2011 9:23 am

Windows Emergency System
Windows Emergency System is a fake security application from the same family as: Windows Efficiency Magnifier, Windows Threats Removing, Windows Remedy, Windows Troubles Remover, Windows Troublesmaker Agent, Windows Servant System, Windows Defence Center, Windows Error Correction, Windows Debug System, Windows Efficiency Manager, Windows Performance Manager, Windows Troubles Analyzer, Windows Processes Organizer, Windows Privacy Agent, Windows Express Settings, Windows Optimal Tool, Windows Safety Guarantee, Windows AV Software, Windows Express Help, Windows User Satellite, Windows Problems Solution, Windows Optimal Settings, Windows Optimal Solution, Windows Care Tool, Windows Wise Protection, Windows Software Guard, Windows Software Protection, Windows Safety Protection, Windows Problems Protector, Windows Problems Remover, Windows Health Center, Windows Shield Center, Windows Antispyware Solution, Windows Risk Eliminator, Windows Universal Tool, Windows Utility Tool, Windows Security & Control, Windows Optimization & Security, Windows System Optimizator, Windows Optimization Center, Privacy Corrector, Privacy Guard 2010. This rogue displays fake warning messages pushing users to buy a license.
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Postby TeMerc » Mon Mar 21, 2011 11:47 pm

CleanThis
CleanThis is a fake security application (clone of: Palladium Pro, ThinkPoint)

CleanThis detects fake infections and prevents legit softwares execution, displaying alert messages to scare users.
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Windows Support System
Windows Support System is a fake security application from the same family as: Windows Emergency System, Windows Efficiency Magnifier, Windows Threats Removing, Windows Remedy, Windows Troubles Remover, Windows Troublesmaker Agent, Windows Servant System, Windows Defence Center, Windows Error Correction, Windows Debug System, Windows Efficiency Manager, Windows Performance Manager, Windows Troubles Analyzer, Windows Processes Organizer, Windows Privacy Agent, Windows Express Settings, Windows Optimal Tool, Windows Safety Guarantee, Windows AV Software, Windows Express Help, Windows User Satellite, Windows Problems Solution, Windows Optimal Settings, Windows Optimal Solution, Windows Care Tool, Windows Wise Protection, Windows Software Guard, Windows Software Protection, Windows Safety Protection, Windows Problems Protector, Windows Problems Remover, Windows Health Center, Windows Shield Center, Windows Antispyware Solution, Windows Risk Eliminator, Windows Universal Tool, Windows Utility Tool, Windows Security & Control, Windows Optimization & Security, Windows System Optimizator, Windows Optimization Center, Privacy Corrector, Privacy Guard 2010. This rogue displays fake warning messages pushing users to buy a license.
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Re: Latest Discovered Rogues

Postby TeMerc » Tue Mar 22, 2011 11:17 pm

Windows Lowlevel Solution
Windows Lowlevel Solution is a fake security application from the same family as: Windows Support System, Windows Emergency System, Windows Efficiency Magnifier, Windows Threats Removing, Windows Remedy, Windows Troubles Remover, Windows Troublesmaker Agent, Windows Servant System, Windows Defence Center, Windows Error Correction, Windows Debug System, Windows Efficiency Manager, Windows Performance Manager, Windows Troubles Analyzer, Windows Processes Organizer, Windows Privacy Agent, Windows Express Settings, Windows Optimal Tool, Windows Safety Guarantee, Windows AV Software, Windows Express Help, Windows User Satellite, Windows Problems Solution, Windows Optimal Settings, Windows Optimal Solution, Windows Care Tool, Windows Wise Protection, Windows Software Guard, Windows Software Protection, Windows Safety Protection, Windows Problems Protector, Windows Problems Remover, Windows Health Center, Windows Shield Center, Windows Antispyware Solution, Windows Risk Eliminator, Windows Universal Tool, Windows Utility Tool, Windows Security & Control, Windows Optimization & Security, Windows System Optimizator, Windows Optimization Center, Privacy Corrector, Privacy Guard 2010. This rogue displays fake warning messages pushing users to buy a license.
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Re: Latest Discovered Rogues

Postby TeMerc » Wed Mar 23, 2011 11:37 am

Windows Recovery
Windows Recovery is a fake Defragmenter tool (rogue) from the same family as: FakeHDD. This version has the same GUI as: Windows Diagnostic, Windows Tool, WinScan
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Windows Background Protector
Windows Background Protector is a fake security application from the same family as: Windows Lowlevel Solution, Windows Support System, Windows Emergency System, Windows Efficiency Magnifier, Windows Threats Removing, Windows Remedy, Windows Troubles Remover, Windows Troublesmaker Agent, Windows Servant System, Windows Defence Center, Windows Error Correction, Windows Debug System, Windows Efficiency Manager, Windows Performance Manager, Windows Troubles Analyzer, Windows Processes Organizer, Windows Privacy Agent, Windows Express Settings, Windows Optimal Tool, Windows Safety Guarantee, Windows AV Software, Windows Express Help, Windows User Satellite, Windows Problems Solution, Windows Optimal Settings, Windows Optimal Solution, Windows Care Tool, Windows Wise Protection, Windows Software Guard, Windows Software Protection, Windows Safety Protection, Windows Problems Protector, Windows Problems Remover, Windows Health Center, Windows Shield Center, Windows Antispyware Solution, Windows Risk Eliminator, Windows Universal Tool, Windows Utility Tool, Windows Security & Control, Windows Optimization & Security, Windows System Optimizator, Windows Optimization Center, Privacy Corrector, Privacy Guard 2010. This rogue displays fake warning messages pushing users to buy a license.
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Postby TeMerc » Thu Mar 24, 2011 10:24 am

Windows Simple Protector
Windows Simple Protector is a fake security application from the same family as: Windows Background Protector, Windows Lowlevel Solution, Windows Support System, Windows Emergency System, Windows Efficiency Magnifier, Windows Threats Removing, Windows Remedy, Windows Troubles Remover, Windows Troublesmaker Agent, Windows Servant System, Windows Defence Center, Windows Error Correction, Windows Debug System, Windows Efficiency Manager, Windows Performance Manager, Windows Troubles Analyzer, Windows Processes Organizer, Windows Privacy Agent, Windows Express Settings, Windows Optimal Tool, Windows Safety Guarantee, Windows AV Software, Windows Express Help, Windows User Satellite, Windows Problems Solution, Windows Optimal Settings, Windows Optimal Solution, Windows Care Tool, Windows Wise Protection, Windows Software Guard, Windows Software Protection, Windows Safety Protection, Windows Problems Protector, Windows Problems Remover, Windows Health Center, Windows Shield Center, Windows Antispyware Solution, Windows Risk Eliminator, Windows Universal Tool, Windows Utility Tool, Windows Security & Control, Windows Optimization & Security, Windows System Optimizator, Windows Optimization Center, Privacy Corrector, Privacy Guard 2010. This rogue displays fake warning messages pushing users to buy a license.
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Re: Latest Discovered Rogues

Postby TeMerc » Fri Mar 25, 2011 8:19 pm

Windows Power Expansion
Windows Power Expansion is a fake security application from the same family as: Windows Simple Protector, Windows Background Protector, Windows Lowlevel Solution, Windows Support System, Windows Emergency System, Windows Efficiency Magnifier, Windows Threats Removing, Windows Remedy, Windows Troubles Remover, Windows Troublesmaker Agent, Windows Servant System, Windows Defence Center, Windows Error Correction, Windows Debug System, Windows Efficiency Manager, Windows Performance Manager, Windows Troubles Analyzer, Windows Processes Organizer, Windows Privacy Agent, Windows Express Settings, Windows Optimal Tool, Windows Safety Guarantee, Windows AV Software, Windows Express Help, Windows User Satellite, Windows Problems Solution, Windows Optimal Settings, Windows Optimal Solution, Windows Care Tool, Windows Wise Protection, Windows Software Guard, Windows Software Protection, Windows Safety Protection, Windows Problems Protector, Windows Problems Remover, Windows Health Center, Windows Shield Center, Windows Antispyware Solution, Windows Risk Eliminator, Windows Universal Tool, Windows Utility Tool, Windows Security & Control, Windows Optimization & Security, Windows System Optimizator, Windows Optimization Center, Privacy Corrector, Privacy Guard 2010. This rogue displays fake warning messages pushing users to buy a license.
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Re: Latest Discovered Rogues

Postby TeMerc » Sun Mar 27, 2011 10:57 am

MS Removal Tool
MS Removal Tool is a new version of System Tool, Security Tool, Total security 2009, System Security rogue. This fake anti-spyware tool displays fake alert messages, prevent execution of legit programs, detects inexistent infections and Hijacks desktop background to scare users.
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Re: Latest Discovered Rogues

Postby TeMerc » Tue Mar 29, 2011 1:00 pm

Windows Expansion System
Windows Expansion System is a fake security application from the same family as: Windows Power Expansion, Windows Simple Protector, Windows Background Protector, Windows Lowlevel Solution, Windows Support System, Windows Emergency System, Windows Efficiency Magnifier, Windows Threats Removing, Windows Remedy, Windows Troubles Remover, Windows Troublesmaker Agent, Windows Servant System, Windows Defence Center, Windows Error Correction, Windows Debug System, Windows Efficiency Manager, Windows Performance Manager, Windows Troubles Analyzer, Windows Processes Organizer, Windows Privacy Agent, Windows Express Settings, Windows Optimal Tool, Windows Safety Guarantee, Windows AV Software, Windows Express Help, Windows User Satellite, Windows Problems Solution, Windows Optimal Settings, Windows Optimal Solution, Windows Care Tool, Windows Wise Protection, Windows Software Guard, Windows Software Protection, Windows Safety Protection, Windows Problems Protector, Windows Problems Remover, Windows Health Center, Windows Shield Center, Windows Antispyware Solution, Windows Risk Eliminator, Windows Universal Tool, Windows Utility Tool, Windows Security & Control, Windows Optimization & Security, Windows System Optimizator, Windows Optimization Center, Privacy Corrector, Privacy Guard 2010. This rogue displays fake warning messages pushing users to buy a license.
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Re: Latest Discovered Rogues

Postby TeMerc » Wed Mar 30, 2011 2:46 pm

AdStop
The Malwarebytes research team has determined that AdStop is a fake anti-malware application. These so-called "rogues" use intentional false positives to convince users that their systems have been compromised. Then they try to sell you their software, claiming it will remove these threats. In extreme cases the false threats are actually the very trojans that advertise or even directly install the rogue
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Re: Latest Discovered Rogues

Postby TeMerc » Wed Mar 30, 2011 2:48 pm

Windows Process Regulator
Windows Process Regulator is a fake security application from the same family as: Windows Expansion System, Windows Power Expansion, Windows Simple Protector, Windows Background Protector, Windows Lowlevel Solution, Windows Support System, Windows Emergency System, Windows Efficiency Magnifier, Windows Threats Removing, Windows Remedy, Windows Troubles Remover, Windows Troublesmaker Agent, Windows Servant System, Windows Defence Center, Windows Error Correction, Windows Debug System, Windows Efficiency Manager, Windows Performance Manager, Windows Troubles Analyzer, Windows Processes Organizer, Windows Privacy Agent, Windows Express Settings, Windows Optimal Tool, Windows Safety Guarantee, Windows AV Software, Windows Express Help, Windows User Satellite, Windows Problems Solution, Windows Optimal Settings, Windows Optimal Solution, Windows Care Tool, Windows Wise Protection, Windows Software Guard, Windows Software Protection, Windows Safety Protection, Windows Problems Protector, Windows Problems Remover, Windows Health Center, Windows Shield Center, Windows Antispyware Solution, Windows Risk Eliminator, Windows Universal Tool, Windows Utility Tool, Windows Security & Control, Windows Optimization & Security, Windows System Optimizator, Windows Optimization Center, Privacy Corrector, Privacy Guard 2010. This rogue displays fake warning messages pushing users to buy a license.
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Re: Latest Discovered Rogues

Postby TeMerc » Fri Apr 01, 2011 11:48 pm

Windows Stability Center
Windows Stability Center is a fake security application from the same family as: Windows Process Regulator, Windows Expansion System, Windows Power Expansion, Windows Simple Protector, Windows Background Protector, Windows Lowlevel Solution, Windows Support System, Windows Emergency System, Windows Efficiency Magnifier, Windows Threats Removing, Windows Remedy, Windows Troubles Remover, Windows Troublesmaker Agent, Windows Servant System, Windows Defence Center, Windows Error Correction, Windows Debug System, Windows Efficiency Manager, Windows Performance Manager, Windows Troubles Analyzer, Windows Processes Organizer, Windows Privacy Agent, Windows Express Settings, Windows Optimal Tool, Windows Safety Guarantee, Windows AV Software, Windows Express Help, Windows User Satellite, Windows Problems Solution, Windows Optimal Settings, Windows Optimal Solution, Windows Care Tool, Windows Wise Protection, Windows Software Guard, Windows Software Protection, Windows Safety Protection, Windows Problems Protector, Windows Problems Remover, Windows Health Center, Windows Shield Center, Windows Antispyware Solution, Windows Risk Eliminator, Windows Universal Tool, Windows Utility Tool, Windows Security & Control, Windows Optimization & Security, Windows System Optimizator, Windows Optimization Center, Privacy Corrector, Privacy Guard 2010. This rogue displays fake warning messages pushing users to buy a license.
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Windows Repair
Windows Repair is a fake Defragmenter tool (rogue) from the same family as: Windows Recovery, FakeHDD. This version has the same GUI as: Windows Diagnostic, Windows Tool, WinScan

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Windows Passport Utility
Windows Passport Utility is a fake security application from the same family as: Windows Stability Center, Windows Process Regulator, Windows Expansion System, Windows Power Expansion, Windows Simple Protector, Windows Background Protector, Windows Lowlevel Solution, Windows Support System, Windows Emergency System, Windows Efficiency Magnifier, Windows Threats Removing, Windows Remedy, Windows Troubles Remover, Windows Troublesmaker Agent, Windows Servant System, Windows Defence Center, Windows Error Correction, Windows Debug System, Windows Efficiency Manager, Windows Performance Manager, Windows Troubles Analyzer, Windows Processes Organizer, Windows Privacy Agent, Windows Express Settings, Windows Optimal Tool, Windows Safety Guarantee, Windows AV Software, Windows Express Help, Windows User Satellite, Windows Problems Solution, Windows Optimal Settings, Windows Optimal Solution, Windows Care Tool, Windows Wise Protection, Windows Software Guard, Windows Software Protection, Windows Safety Protection, Windows Problems Protector, Windows Problems Remover, Windows Health Center, Windows Shield Center, Windows Antispyware Solution, Windows Risk Eliminator, Windows Universal Tool, Windows Utility Tool, Windows Security & Control, Windows Optimization & Security, Windows System Optimizator, Windows Optimization Center, Privacy Corrector, Privacy Guard 2010. This rogue displays fake warning messages pushing users to buy a license.

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Re: Latest Discovered Rogues

Postby TeMerc » Sun Apr 03, 2011 1:18 pm

HomeClean
The Malwarebytes research team has determined that HomeClean is a fake anti-malware application. These so-called "rogues" use intentional false positives to convince users that their systems have been compromised. Then they try to sell you their software, claiming it will remove these threats. In extreme cases the false threats are actually the very trojans that advertise or even directly install the rogue.
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