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How to Remove Fake Antivirus.

Fake antivirus is a type of virus/malwares which says itself to be an antivirus. It infects your computer when you accidentally click a link in a website which will download the malware into your computer and run automatically when your windows boot. It infected computer and produces fake alert warnings.
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I keep getting a virus alert and when I ask to remove viruses it brings me to a page to buy virus protection. I already have virus protection on Windows. What can I do to resolve this annoying problem (with all the pop-up messages that won't go away and the system keeps shutting down. Thank y ou.


You are infected with a Trojan or Malware. The pop-ups are bogus.. You are only infected with the product they are trying to sell you. What is the name of the Virus Protection they are trying to sell you? First thing to do is restart your computer in Safe Mode and run all your security scans. See it they find the culprit.If not post back,

Sep 25, 2010 | Computers & Internet

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Spyware & Trojan Virus


It might be really what it says, but chances are you have accidentally started a "fake virus scam" malware, that acts a bit like a virus, but with an added function of luring you into paying for some miraculous anti-virus, that will cure your computer of the multiple "infections" it has allegedly "discovered".
Whether or not it is a real infection, the best idea is to prepare on a clean computer (at a friend for example) a startup antivirus CD, from which you could boot your computer and run an antivirus program.

Free boot antivirus products (CD image to burn):
http://devbuilds.kaspersky-labs.com/devbuilds/RescueDisk/
http://dlpro.antivir.com/package/rescue_system/common/en/rescue_system-common-en.iso

Please come back with a testimonial if helped :)

Aug 02, 2010 | Microsoft Windows XP Professional for PC

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I have an older Dell 8100 that is infected, I cannot use it.


It might be really what it says, but chances are you have accidentally started a "fake virus scam" malware, that acts a bit like a virus, but with an added function of luring you into paying for some miraculous anti-virus, that will cure your computer of the multiple "infections" it has allegedly "discovered".
If you can open Internet Explorer, you may try one of the online virus scanners available. If not, the only thing left is to prepare on a clean computer a startup antivirus CD, from which you could boot your computer and run an antivirus program.

Free Online scanners:
http://www.f-secure.com/en_EMEA/security/tools/online-scanner/
http://www.bitdefender.com/scanner/online/free.html

Free boot antivirus products (CD image to burn):
http://devbuilds.kaspersky-labs.com/devbuilds/RescueDisk/
http://dlpro.antivir.com/package/rescue_system/common/en/rescue_system-common-en.iso

Please come back with a testimonial if helped :)


Jul 17, 2010 | Dell Dimension 8100 PC Desktop

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