Hey you,
BE IN THE KNOW!

35,000 ransomware infections per month and you still believe you are protected?

Sign up to receive:

  • alerts
  • news
  • free how-to-remove guides

of the newest online threats - directly to your inbox:


Rango XP Antivirus 2014 – Rogue Antivirus Program

What Is Rango XP Antivirus 2014?

Rango XP Antivirus 2014 is promoted as a legitimate and efficient anti-virus program. Fact is that experts classify it as rogue security software that performs fake systems cans and displays numerous alert messages and virus notifications afterwards. The purpose of the scan results is to scare the user and to lure him into purchasing the full version of the program. As the scan Rango XP Antivirus 2014 performs is not real, so aren’t the results; therefore buying the antivirus program to remove non-existing threats is а total waste of time and money.

rango-xp-antivirus-2014

Source: www.pcrisk.com

Rango XP Antivirus 2014 – Distribution and Infection

Part of the Braviax/Fakerean family of rogue antivirus programs, Rango XP Antivirus 2014 uses security vulnerabilities on the affected computer as a distribution path. The rogue antivirus program can also be delivered to the user’s PC with the help of Trojans or through drive-by downloads.

Once installed Rango XP Antivirus 2014 performs a system scan and reports about security vulnerabilities, numerous viruses and threats on the compromised computer.

The alert messages displayed by Rango XP Antivirus 2014 are something in the lines of:

→“Security threats are detected. Spyware or viruses may be damaging your computer. Prevent infections by running a free security scan.”

The Braviax/Faker rogue antivirus family is capable of switching the name of the rogue program to match the type of the affected operating system. For instance, if Rango XP Antivirus 2014 infects a system running Windows 7, it would change its name to Rango Win 7 Antivirus 2014.

Experts warn that in case you purchase and install the full version of Rango XP Antivirus 2014 cyber criminals may gain access to your sensitive data, such as bank information or credentials of any kind.

Should You Remove Rango XP Antivirus 2014 from Your Computer?

Experts recommend the immediate removal of Rango XP Antivirus 2014 from the affected machine. The virus can be removed manually or with the assistance of a legitimate antivirus program.

donload_now_250

Spy Hunter FREE scanner will only detect the threat. If you want the threat to be automatically removed, you need to purchase the full version of the malware tool.

1. Start Your PC in Safe Mode to Remove Rango XP Antivirus 2014
2. Remove Rango XP Antivirus 2014 automatically with Spy Hunter Malware - Removal Tool.

Berta Bilbao

Berta is the Editor-in-Chief of SensorsTechForum. She is a dedicated malware researcher, dreaming for a more secure cyber space.

More Posts - Website

Share on Facebook Share
Loading...
Share on Twitter Tweet
Loading...
Share on Google Plus Share
Loading...
Share on Linkedin Share
Loading...
Share on Digg Share
Share on Reddit Share
Loading...
Share on Stumbleupon Share
Loading...
Please wait...

Subscribe to our newsletter

Want to be notified when our article is published? Enter your email address and name below to be the first to know.