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It is a fake antivirus program which deceives users and warns them of unexisting threats in their computers. It can reach the computer when the user accesses certain websites which display banners or pop-up windows which lead to the download of this program.
|First detected on:||Aug. 26, 2010|
|Detection updated on:||Sept. 1, 2010|
PeakProtection2010 is an adware program which warns users of unexisting threats in their computers so that they purchase a certain program that removes them from the computer.
PeakProtection2010 can reach the computer when the user accesses certain websites which display banners or pop-up windows which lead to the download of this program. It can also reach the computer in a link that can be received via spam messages, fraudulent websites, etc.