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.


InternetSecurity2010 is a new rogue anti-malware application. It is a clone of AdvancedVirusRemover.















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












Newly created families for December (0149.0090-0149.0109)

ADWARE

Adware is a type of advertising display software that delivers advertising content potentially in a manner or context that may be unexpected and unwanted by users.
Many adware applications also perform tracking functions, and therefore may also be categorized as tracking technologies. Some consumers may want to remove adware if they object to such tracking, do not wish to see the advertising caused by the program, or are frustrated by its effects on system performance.

Win32.Adware.Adsmart


New Rogue: AntiTroy

by LS Anders on December 8th, 2009 in Rogues, Security Alert.

The creators of the WiniGuard series have not been active for a few days, but today another one of their clones emerged, AntiTroy.














0149.0108 is now available, new definition file for Ad-Aware.