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Description: Win32/FakeSysdef is a family of programs that claim to scan for hardware defects related to system memory, hard drives and over-all system performance. They scan the system, show fake hardware problems, and offer a solution to defrag the hard drives and optimize the system performance. They then...
Published Date:Jul 18, 2012
Alert level:severe

Description:Windows Defender detects and removes this threat. See the Win32/FakeSysdef family description for more information.
Published Date:May 12, 2014
Alert level:severe

Description: Windows Defender detects and removes this threat.  This family of programs claim to scan for hardware defects related to system memory, hard drives and over-all system performance. They show fake hardware problems and ask you to pay money to repair them.
Published Date:May 13, 2014
Alert level:severe

Description:TrojanDropper:Win32/Hiloti.gen!A drops and installs several malware into the affected computer.
Published Date:Apr 20, 2011
Alert level:severe

Description: Exploit:Win32/Pdfjsc.ADQ is a malicious PDF file that exploits a vulnerability in Adobe Acrobat and Adobe Reader. The vulnerabilities, discussed in CVE-2010-0188, allow this malware to download and run arbitrary files. The following versions of Adobe Acrobat and Adobe Reader...
Published Date:Nov 04, 2012
Alert level:severe

Description: TrojanDownloader:Win32/Kuluoz.A is a trojan that attempts to connect your computer to a remote server so it receives and performs instructions, such as to download and execute files. This trojan has been observed to download variants of Trojan:Win32/FakeSysdef, a rogue security scanner.
Published Date:May 22, 2012
Alert level:severe

Description: Windows Defender detects and removes this threat. This trojan downloads other malware onto your PC. It also opens a text file to try and fool you into thinking it's harmless. There is more information about this type of threat in the Win32/Kuluoz family description. Find out ways that malware...
Published Date:Sep 10, 2014
Alert level:severe

Description: Windows Defender detects and removes this threat. This threat is part of the Win32/Kuluoz malware family. It can steal your passwords and sensitive information. It can also download other malware onto your PC, including other variants of Win32/Kuluoz and Win32/Sirefef, and rogue...
Published Date:Nov 18, 2014
Alert level:severe

Description: Exploit:JS/Blacole.A is the detection for malicious Javascript that loads a series of other exploits. If the computer runs a vulnerable version of certain software and exploitation is successful, various malware may be downloaded.
Published Date:Aug 01, 2011
Alert level:severe

Description: Exploit:Java/CVE-2011-3544.A is a malicious Java applet stored within a Java Archive (.JAR) file. It attempts to exploit a vulnerability in the Java Runtime Environment (JRE) component in Oracle JAVA SE JDK and JRE 7, 6 Update 27 and earlier. The vulnerability allows an unsigned Java applet...
Published Date:Dec 13, 2011
Alert level:severe