HDD Control Description
HDD Control is a fake optimization tool which claims to provide proactive data protection. HDD Control spreads by using Trojans to block legitimate software programs. This rogue program also produces popup warnings claiming that the disk is inaccessible and has lots of errors. The message falsely reports that ram memory is in danger of being lost and that the registry is under threat as well. The corrupt program will then urge unwary computer users to purchase a copy of HDD Control to repair the system. HDD Control poses a severe threat to PC security and should be removed before it starts wreaking havoc in the system.
HDD Control belongs to the FakeSysDef family, which includes members such as Computer Fix, Rogue.Data Recovery, Data Repair, Disk OK, Disk Optimizer, Disk Recovery, Disk Repair, Fast Disk, Rogue.File Integrity Checker, Rogue.File Recovery, Rogue.File Restore, Good Memory, HDD Diagnostic, HDD Fix, HDD Low, HDD Plus, HDD Repair, HDD Rescue, HDD Tools, Memory Fixer, Memory Optimizer, PC Cleaner Pro 2012, Rogue.PC Repair, Scanner, Smart Data Recovery, Smart Defragmenter, Smart HDD, Rogue.System Check, System Defragmenter, Rogue.System Recovery, System Restore, Ultra Defragger, Win Disk, Win HDD, Windows Diagnostic, Windows Disk, Rogue.Windows Error Recovery, Rogue.Windows Fix, Windows Fix Disk, Windows Recovery, Windows Recovery Series, Windows Repair, Windows Restore, Windows Safemode, Windows Scan, Windows XP Fix, Windows XP Repair, Rogue.Windows XP System Repair and WindowsTool.
HDD Control Automatic Detection Tool (Recommended)
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File System Modifications
Tutorials: If you wish to learn how to remove malware components manually, you can read the tutorials on how to find malware, kill unwanted processes, remove malicious DLLs and delete other harmful files. Always be sure to back up your PC before making any changes.
- The following files were created in the system:
# File Name Detection Count 1 %Temp%\ 98b97f.exe 672 2 %UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\HDD Control 365
Posted: November 24, 2010 | By SpywareRemove
Threat Level: 10/10
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