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What Is Zorton Win 8 Antivirus 2014?

Zorton Win 8 Antivirus 2014 Description

Zorton Win 8 Antivirus 2014 is a part of the Breviax/FakeVimes family of rogue antivirus programs. Zorton Win 8 Antivirus 2014 behaves like a legitimate security tool, but its only purpose is to bring profit to its authors. Zorton Win 8 Antivirus 2014 is known to displays fake virus alerts and security notifications on the infected machine in order to scare the victims into buying the full version of the rogue AV software. Since the warnings are of no value, users are advised against purchasing the product. Like many other rogues, there are a few other versions of the program that target different Windows versions in the wild. Naturally, Zorton Win 8 Antivirus 2014 affects PCs running Windows 8. To remove Zorton Win 8 Antivirus 2014 from your computer permanently click on the button below.

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What Does Zorton Win 8 Antivirus 2014 Do?

Upon infiltration, Zorton Win 8 Antivirus 2014 performs a fake system scan and shows various notifications and security alerts, warning that numerous security threats have been detected on the compromised PC. If the user wants to remove them, he is urged to buy the full version of the program. The licensed version promises to protect the affected computer from further infections that may appear in the future.

The security warnings displayed by Zorton Win 8 Antivirus 2014 are created to let the user believe that his PC is exposed to great security risk, and he should fix it immediately. The messages shown by Zorton Win 8 Antivirus 2014 are something in the lines of:

→“System Hijack!
A Security threat has been detected. Viruses or spyware may damage your computer.
Stop infection and data theft by running a free system scan!”

Experts warn that Zorton Win 8 Antivirus 2014 cannot detect or remove infections of any kind and strongly recommend its removal as soon as possible.
Zorton Win 7 Protection 2014A Sample of Zorton Win 7 Antivirus 2014

How Is Zorton Win 8 Antivirus 2014 Distributed to the Victim’s PC?

Zorton Win 8 Antivirus 2014 generally ends up on the targeted system through Trojans, malicious emails and hacked websites. To prevent other malicious infiltrations, users are advised not to make sure their antivirus software is always up-to-date and not to open questionable email attachments.

Should You Remove Zorton Win 8 Antivirus 2014?

Despite the fact that Zorton Win 8 Antivirus 2014 is not considered a large-scale security threat, it has been created for monetizing purposes strictly. Buying the product will not assure the safety of your computer. That’s why security experts advise users who have noticed the bogus security warnings displayed by Zorton Win 8 Antivirus 2014 on their PCs to remove the rogue antivirus program right away. Zorton Win 8 Antivirus 2014 can be removed manually, or with a trustworthy anti-malware program.

Related Rogue Antivirus Programs:

Zorton Win 7 Protection 2014

Rango XP Antivirus 2014

Sirius Win 8 Protection 2014

Sirius Win 7 Antivirus 2014

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Berta Bilbao

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

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