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Windows Anticrashes Utility

May 31st, 2011

Windows Anticrashes Utility is malicious program which comes to the system via trojan horse. It is able to display warning messages that state your computer is infected and you need to purchase its offered program. Here are few of rogue security alerts:

Microsoft Security Essentials Alert
Potential Threat Details
Microsoft Security Essentials detected potential threats that might compromise your private or damage your computer. Your access to these items may be suspended until you take an action. Click ’show details’ to learn more.

Threat prevention solution found
Security system analysis has revealed critical file system vulnerability caused by severe malware attacks.
Risk of system files infection:
The detected vulnerability may result in unauthorized access to private information and hard drive data with a serious possibility of irreversible data loss and unstable PC performance. To remove the malware please run a full system scan. Press ‘OK’ to install the software necessary to initiate system files check. To complete the installation process please reboot your computer.

System Security Warning
Attempt to modify register key entries is detected. Register entries analysis is recommended.


Location: c:\windows\system32\taskmgr.exe
Viruses: Backdoor.Win32.Rbot

Windows Anticrashes Utility usually prompts offer that includes malicious security software. Do not fall for this blatant scam and choose to ignore it. Windows Anticrashes Utility gains user to spend their money for supposedly legitimate tool. Malware can’t detect or remove any real viruses. That’s why you need to avoid believing in any notification the program shows. This is just a hint you have to use decent security software and terminate Windows Anticrashes Utility immediately.