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It deceives users warning them of unexisting threats in their computers and entices them into purchasing a certain program in order to delete such threats. It can be downloaded from the website belonging to the company that has developed it.
|First detected on:||Dec. 21, 2006|
|Detection updated on:||June 8, 2010|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
MalwareAlarm is an adware program that attempts to deceive users warning them of unexisting threats in their computers so that they purchase a certain program that removes them from the computer.
MalwareAlarm can be voluntarily downloaded from the website belonging to the company that has developed it.
MalwareAlarm is easy to recognize as, once installed, an alarm-shaped icon appears in the System Tray: