System Security 2011 is a rogue anti-spyware program that blocks genuine antivirus products and displays fake security alerts to trick you into thinking that you are infected with viruses. This rogue anti-spwyare is from the same family as AV Protection Online and Guard Online. It's promoted via hacked websites, fake virus scanners and trojans. Trojans can enter the system through software vulnerabilties. Once installed, System Security 2011 mimics real security products and performs fake system scans. After the fake scan, it states that your computer is infected with at least 6 viruses and one of them is very dangerous Zeus keylogger that can steal your credit card details. To make this worse, it constantly displays fake security alerts saying that your computer is under attack and not protected against emerging security threats.
Windows Security Alert
To help protect your computer, Windows Firewall has blocked some features of this program.
Do you want to keep blocking this program?
Name: Zeus Trojan
There are critical system files on your computer that were modified by malicious software.
It may cause permanent data loss.
Click here to remove malicious software.
Another very annoying thing about this rogue is that System Security 2011 blocks task manager and other programs to protect itself from being deleted. It simply displays a fake security alert saying that this program is infected.
The file “firefox.exe” is infected. Running of application is impossible.
Please activate your antivirus software.
And probably the biggest problem of all is that System Security 2011 can install a rootkit on your computer. This rootkit can block malware removal tools and redirect your search results to malicious or adware websites. However, our System Security 2011 removal tool will help you to remove rootkits and rogue anti-spwyare program from your computer. If you have already purchased this fake program, contact your credit card company and dispute the charges. Then use the removal instructions below.
System Security 2011 manual removal:
%AppData%[random]System Security 2011.ico
%UserProfile%DesktopSystem Security 2011.lnk
%UserProfile%Start MenuProgramsSystem Security 2011
%UserProfile%Start MenuProgramsSystem Security 2011System Security 2011.lnk