UserProtection is a new rogue anti-virus application. It is a clone of PaladinAntivirus.















Antivirus7 is a new rogue anti-virus application. It is a clone of the rogue Antivir.














CleanUpAntivirus is a new rogue anti-spyware application. It is a clone of the SmartVirusEliminator family.















New Rogue: SmartSecurity

by Albin on March 10th, 2010 in Rogues, Security Alert.

A clone of the annoying and well spread rogue SecurityTool has now been released. It's hosted on a Russian domain and is named SmartSecurity.


VirusProtector is the latest (fourth) generation of the WiniGuard rogue anti-malware family.















New Rogue: DrGuard

by LS Anders on March 3rd, 2010 in Rogues, Security Alert.

DrGuard is a new rogue anti-virus application. It is a clone of PaladinAntivirus.















DesktopSecurity2010 is a new rogue anti-spyware application. It is a clone of DesktopDefender2010.
















SecurityEssentials2010 is a rogue anti-spyware application. It is a clone of InternetSecurity2010.















PaladinAntivirus is a new rogue anti-spyware application. It is a clone of ProtectionSystem.















New Rogue: Antivirus

by Albin on February 8th, 2010 in Rogues, Security Alert.

A new rogue security product was found by Lavasoft Malware Labs this afternoon (UTC+01:00 - Amsterdam, Berlin, Bern, Rome, Stockholm, Vienna). It's called Antivirus and will show a long list of false positives to entice victims into buying the fraud tool.


New Self-Cloning Rogue

by LS Anders on February 5th, 2010 in Rogues, Security Alert.

A new rogue that will randomly change names and include a reference to the current operating system has emerged.


The rogue will change to different names depending on the user's OS. On Windows XP we have encountered the following:



New Rogue: MyPcSecure

by LS Anders on February 1st, 2010 in Rogues, Security Alert.

MyPcSecure is the latest rogue anti-spyware application and a clone from the WiniGuard family.