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MalwareStopper

Posted: June 27, 2007

Threat Metric

Threat Level: 6/10
Infected PCs: 3
First Seen: July 24, 2009
OS(es) Affected: Windows

MalwareStopper is a fake anti-spyware application that usually comes to your computer by Trojans or through browser holes. This malware is known to be a re-make of SpySheriff. MalwareStopper starts on every Windows startup and may start displaying unwanted popup ads. MalwareStopper is designed to display fake warnings to goad the user into purchasing the full payed version of the program. MalwareStopper may appear very hard to delete manually, because it has a feature of recreation.

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