New Rogue: PcsProtector

by Albin on January 4th, 2010 in Rogues, Security Alert.

The creators of WiniGuard rogue security software have released their first clone of 2010. This new rogue is called PcsProtector.



New Rogue: SpyEraser

by Albin on December 30th, 2009 in Rogues, Security Alert.

New Rogue: AntivirusPC2009

by Albin on December 29th, 2009 in Rogues, Security Alert.

Is this the last rogue for 2009? The cyber criminals will probably ditch 2009 in their naming after the New Year. AntivirusPC2009 may still trick some people before next year though. The fraud tool downloads files on the system and detects them after a scan has been performed. 


AntispywareShieldPro is a rogue application which will give exaggerated threat reports on the compromised computer, then ask the user to purchase a registered version to remove threats that don't exist.


New Rogue: SystemCleanerPRO

by Albin on December 28th, 2009 in Rogues, Security Alert.

SystemCleanerPRO is a new rogue that was found by Lavasoft Malware Labs today. This fraud tool is a clone of the known rogue AVAntispyware.


New Rogue: APCprotect

by LS Anders on December 28th, 2009 in Rogues, Security Alert.

APCprotect is a new rogue anti-spyware application and it is the latest clone of the Winiguard family.














New Rogue: SysDefence

by LS Anders on December 18th, 2009 in Rogues, Security Alert.

SysDefence is the latest clone of the WiniGuard rogues.














New Rogue: TheDefend

by LS Anders on December 17th, 2009 in Rogues.

TheDefend is yet another clone of the WiniGuard family.















As you may have seen in our past news and reports, rogue security software, also known as scareware, is increasing rapidly online, creating one of today’s biggest security challenges for people as they use the Internet.


New Rogue: IGuardPc

by Albin on December 11th, 2009 in Rogues, Security Alert.

A new Winiguard clone has now been released. It's called IGuardPc.


New Rogue: SiteAdware

by Albin on December 10th, 2009 in Rogues, Security Alert.

A new cloned application from the WiniGuard family of rogues has now been released. This one is called SiteAdware.


SafetyAntispyware is a new rogue anti-spyware application. However, the functionality follows the same pattern as other rogues.