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New Rogue "Antivirus System" locks you out of safe mode

By Tyler Moffitt

Recently we’ve seen a new fake security product running around that has made improvements to the standard rogue. Typical rogues are annoying, but relatively easy to take care of. 1,023 more words


Top 5 Fake Security Rogues of 2013

By Tyler Moffitt

We see users on the internet getting infected with Rogue Security Malware all the time. In fact, it’s one of the most common and obvious type of infections we see. 713 more words

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Fake Microsoft Security Scam

By Roy Tobin

Recently we have seen an increase in fake Microsoft scams, which function by tricking people into thinking that their PC is infected.  With these types of scams there are a number of things to remember. 734 more words

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FakeAV for Android! There you are!

By Nathan Collier

Every super hero has an arch nemesis. For a lot of Threat Researchers, including myself, Rogue Security Products, or better known as FakeAV, is theirs. 216 more words

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Spamvertised LinkedIn notifications serving client-side exploits and malware

By Dancho Danchev

Cybercriminals are currently spamvertising LinkedIn themed messages, in an attempt to trick end and corporate users into clicking on the malicious links embedded in the emails. 274 more words

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