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Spy Doc Pro: Rogue security software

Rogue security software is a form of computer malware that deceives or misleads users into paying for the fake or simulated removal of malware. Rogue security software, in recent years, has become a growing and serious security threat in desktop computing. For your convenience in this section we gathered all known rogue security software in one list by alphabet.


Spy Doc Pro: Rogue security software

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­1. Program description

Spy Doc Pro – Rogue Security Software - is a type of misleading application that pretends to be legitimate security software, such as an antivirus scanner or registry cleaner, but which actually provides the user with little or no protection whatsoever. The program is distributed via the web-sites www.pcssecure.com, www.spydocpro.com, www.spyresearchcenter.com (the sites are not available any more).

Warning Kaspersky Lab’s experts do not recommend visiting the websites of the rogue security applications mentioned in this article because these sites may be unsafe and could potentially harm your computer.

2. Actions

After the installation Spy Doc Pro generates fake messages informing of virus detection, serious files infection and network attacks on the computer.

3. Screenshot of the program


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