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Fast Antivirus 2009
Alias: FastAntivirus2009, FastAntivirus 2009
Description: Fast Antivirus 2009 is a fake anti-spyware application, which may be secretly installed by some of the trojans without your permission or knowlege. Fast Antivirus 2009 belongs to the same family as Virus Sweeper, Malware Catcher, and Virus Shield malware. Once installed, Fast Antivirus 2009 displays exaggerated fake system messages or makes false spyware detections to scare the user into purchasing the full version of this rogue anti-spyware program. Also, Fast Antivirus 2009 may create files in your system that will be detected as infections during scanning. These 'infections' detected by the Fast Antivirus 2009 are absolutely fake.
You must not install fraudulent Fast Antivirus 2009 software.
If it appeared at your computer without your knowlege, you must run your anti-spyware scanner immediately. SpyNoMore will remove both Fast Antivirus 2009 and a trojan that installed it.
Hijacker - A Hijacker is a software application that takes control of your browser's settings. Usually it changes your home page and redirects it to some unknown site or modifies your search settings. It prevents you from changing back your browser's settings. An infected browser usually operates much slower.
Ransomware - Ransomware is a software application that infects a computer and asks for money to have the infection removed.
Trojan - A Trojans or Trojan Horse is any programs that installs itself secretly normally via malware programs, quite often with sinister intent. Once installed, the trojan author (hacker) can gain complete control of the infected PC. Trojans are usually designed to steal sensitive information and/or destroy the system. Trojans can be distributed as unsolicited email attachments, or bundled with freeware and shareware programs.
Advice: Remove This is a very high risk threat and should be removed immediately as to prevent harm to your computer and / or to protect your privacy.
SpyNoMore removes Fast Antivirus 2009: Yes
Threat risk: Very High Risk
Extremely dangerous malware. Uses stealth installation, randomly named entries and has the capability to self update or resurrect after incomplete removal. Almost impossible to remove manually. Category mostly consists of trojans and spyware.
Icon appears in your Windows Tray;
Fast Antivirus 2009 icon appears at your desctop;
Popup messages claiming that your computer is infected;
Installation of Fast Antivirus 2009 without your concent;
Fast Antivirus 2009 stays resident in the memory after restart.
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