FAKE_AV must be one of the biggest pains and challenges of recent times in terms of malware infection. Regardless of AV vendor, I’ve heard people talk about how their computer has been infected by FAKE_AV despite having up to date Antivirus software. One of the things that helps with any problem like this is to understand the nature of the beast. Trend Micro have released a document now on how FAKE_AV works under the covers and have given me permission to distribute it to those interested. Feel free to download it from here.
This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.