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It deceives users and warns them of unexisting threats in their computers. In order to eliminate them, they are enticed to purchase a certain program. It can be downloaded from the website belonging to the company that has developed it.
|First detected on:||Jan. 7, 2009|
|Detection updated on:||Jan. 13, 2009|
TotalProtect2009 is an adware program that deceives users warning them of unexisting threats in their computers so that they purchase a certain program that removes them from the computer.
TotalProtect2009 can be voluntarily downloaded from the website belonging to the company that has developed it.
TotalProtect2009 is easy to recognize, as it shows the following symptoms:
- When it is run, the following image, which belongs to the interface of the program, is displayed during few seconds:
- Then, it starts scanning the computer in search for possible malware: