MalwareAlarm Description

ScreenshotMalwareAlarm is a fake anti-spyware program that is often downloaded and installed without user knowledge or consent by a Trojan or through browser security holes. MalwareAlarm launches on Windows startup and may generate large numbers of popup adverts. MalwareAlarm will also display notifications of imaginary security risks in its attempts to get the user to purchase the full version. MalwareAlarm program can be extremely difficult to remove manually, and will continue to try to recreate itself.

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Win32.Malware.gen!94 (suspicious) [Webwasher-Gateway]VIPRE.Suspicious [Sunbelt]Sus/ComPack-C [Sophos]MalwareAlarm:All Strains-All Variants [Prevx1]Suspicious file [Panda]a variant of Win32/Adware.SpySheriff [NOD32v2]Virus.Win32.Alman.a [Ikarus](Suspicious) - DNAScan [CAT-QuickHeal]Trojan.Crypt.ULPM.Gen [Webwasher-Gateway]Mal/HckPk-A [Sophos]

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MalwareAlarm Automatic Detection Tool (Recommended)

Is your PC infected with MalwareAlarm? To safely & quickly detect MalwareAlarm we highly recommend you run the malware scanner listed below.

Technical Details

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.

Registry Modifications

Tutorial: To edit and delete registry entries manually, read the tutorial on how to remove malicious registry entries.

Tip & Warning: Editing and removing the wrong registry keys can severely damage your PC, so remember to backup your Windows Registry! To optimize your Windows Registry and speed up your PC, download RegHunter's registry cleaner.
  • The following newly produced Registry Values are:
Posted: February 8, 2007 | By
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Threat Metric
Threat Level: 10/10
Detection Count: 141


  • Jacob says:

    My computer is having software protection of anti virus problem. Yes this service seems pretty good.

  • Manford Lawrence says:

    If it ever omes to a vote or in any other manner I can opt for it " the DEATH PENALTY" will get my vote for any spammers, malware originators etc. The penaltys for this kind of malicious mischief are entirely TOO LIGHT…..

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