by Jake Doevan - - | Type: Corrupt Anti-Spyware

We have tested free limited version of PestBot on clean uninfected system. The application detected 4 critical registry entries related to browser hijackers and entire cookie directory. Analysis showed that all found registry keys actually contained safe default settings of Microsoft Internet Explorer and did not possess any threat. All cookies on our test system were received from legitimate Internet resources. Screenshot provided below proves that PestBot produces false positives.

Free version of PestBot refuses to remove any malicious objects it found. It asks to register and purchase full product.

PestBot is the same application as AlertSpy, Doctor Adware, AdwarePatrol, SpywareRemoval and others. It has the same interface, spyware definitions database and produces exact scan results. Installed files are terribly similar.

The official site is pestbot.com. It lacks detailed information about the software and its vendors, but contains deceptive descriptions of non-existent PestBot features. Vendors claim that the program blocks pop-ups and malicious ActiveX scripts, provides firewall, antivirus and real-time protection, has award-winning support. Actually PestBot DOES NOT have these functions, vendors are lying.

We highly recommend to avoid this product!

PestBot download: not recommended

PestBot was carefully tested by 2-spyware.com research center. The review is the result of our test. If you know additional information about PestBot please send us the note
Advice: If your computer seems sluggish, or you are suffering from unwanted advertisements and redirects to unknown websites, we highly recommend you to scan it with reputable anti-spyware program. Do some FREE scan tests and check the system for unwanted applications that might be responsible for these problems.
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Compatible with Microsoft Windows Supported versions Compatible with OS X Supported versions
What to do if failed?
If you failed to remove virus damage using Reimage, submit a question to our support team and provide as much details as possible.
Reimage is a recommended tool to scan your system for possible threats and crappy software. The trial version of the product will find harmful applications in your system. Free scanner allows you to check whether your PC is infected or not. If you need to remove malware, you have to purchase the licensed version of Reimage malware removal tool.
More information about this program can be found in Reimage review.

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