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What is Cyber Security

Posted on 7 October 2009 under Rogue Programs

1. What is Cyber Security?

It is false computer protection tool, which belongs to WinWebSec family and is transmitted by Trojan FakeSmoke. The first marks of infection are conspicuous as warning notices in taskbar area. Any of those messages should not be trusted as they have tendency to divert user to roguish payment page.

Cyber Security is also known as a scareware, because of its capability to obfuscate user by generating notices, informing about high risk occurrences. In that case perpetrator expect inexperienced user to believe in a scam and pay for licensed program version in order to fix the computer. Theretofore Cyber Security will perform con system scan and will generate corrupt threat report. The report is considered to be feigned, due to the fact that it contains no real threats, unless dropped at the time of Cyber Security installation. User will be required to buy licensed program version to remove threats on the list.

Do not make any payments related to Cyber Security program, as it is fraudulent object. If transaction has been made by mistake, your credit card details become unfolded to criminals and can be used in undesirable way. It is recommended to contact bank that issued credit card immediately and ask for an advice.

2. How to remove Cyber Security:

  1. Internet connection might be disabled or Internet browser might be blocked by Cyber Security, so it won't be possible to download any files to infected computer. In this case please download all files required for Cyber Security removal to another computer and then transfer them on the infected one using CD/DVD or USB flash drive.
  2. To remove Cyber Security download Spyware Doctor and install the program (for the installation guide click here). Before installation, make sure all other programs and windows are closed.
  3. After the installation, computer scan should be started automatically. If so, please move to the next step. If not, click "Status" on the left side menu and press "Scan Now" button to run computer scanner as shown in the picture below:

  4. After the scan has been completed and scan results have been generated, press "Fix Checked" button to remove Cyber Security.

  5. Restart the computer to complete Cyber Security removal procedure.

3. Cyber Security files: