There is another 2012 fakeAV with a commonly known name ‘XPInternet Security 2012’ and 2011 is still not completed.

This Fake AV looks same as ‘XP Security 2012’ (check blog @ https://community.mcafee.com/community/security/top_threats/blog/2011/07/25/xp-s ecurity-2012 )

When it is successfully executed, it shows whole system just of pile of malicious files.

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It is really scary if one who is not aware of this rogue AV look at this picture, what is the next step to do- Get rid of these viruses andhow to do it – get registered for this software.

This is not free, go to registration page which has a user reviews for same software to look genuine.

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Now one more step - Buy this software and scan with it, that’sthe Catch! – Attack Successful.

User should be careful about these fake AV , should not download any fakeAV from other than genuine site. Especially when it comes to spend money, first confirm that you are buying genuine product.

Have the updated Anti-Virus and enable real time scanning. McAfee detects this as FakeAlert-Rena.* variant.

 

If you are infected any fakealert, download McAfee FakeAlert Stinger < http://www.mcafee.com/us/downloads/free-tools/fake-alert-stinger.aspx > and scan the system with this, also start a discussion at McAfee Top Threat community < https://community.mcafee.com/community/security/top_threats >.

 

Do not surf malicious site- Use SiteAdvisor ( http://www.siteadvisor.com/ ).