2 New Rogue Anti-Virus Programs

by LS Anders on February 16th, 2009 in Researcher Comments, Security Alerts.

Some new rogue anti-virus programs to be aware of...First out is XPVirusProtection with a standard looking website.

Homepage

This rogue is also available under a different name, TotalVirusProtection, with an identical interface.

XPVirProt GUI

TotProt GUI

The second rogue in today's lineup is MalwareDoc. Comparing its web page, it is a clone of a previously known rogue, AntispyKnight.

MalwareDoc HP

MalwareDoc GUI

As always, stay away from these fraudulent applications.