It seems as though criminals are behind the seemingly auspicious online portal Pcsecurityland.com. Itâ€™s been determined that Pcsecurityland.com hosts scripts which are known to infect its visitorsâ€™ PCs with Trojan infections distributing malware. Acting as a distributing agent for the well known rogue antispyware application Antivirus Action, all correspondence received from Pcsecurityland.com should be treated as highly suspicious.
Pcsecurityland.com will hijack the userâ€™s browsing and search session, and constantly redirect it to its site. Once the user lands on the Pcsecurityland.com landing page, he will be presented with a bogus system scan which makes use of genuine looking Windows interfaces. This is in an effort to further convince the user of Pcsecurityland.comâ€™s legitimacy.
The fake scan will yield bogus results, informing the user of dramatic infections being present on his PC. Pcsecurityland.com will also inform the user that the only way to get rid of these infections will be to buy and pay for a copy of Antivirus Action. Users will then be redirected to the â€śsafe and secureâ€ť online payment portal to be found on Pcsecurityland.com.
Consumers are warned against ever paying for an Antivirus license, and should never relay their personal billing information to the online payment portal found on Pcsecurityland.com as it is manned by ruthless cyber criminals. By handing over this information, users will be opening themselves up to credit card and identity fraud, among other serious threats.
In order to limit the damage posed to your PC, remove Pcsecurityland.com Trojan and malware infections by making use of a powerful security product. Always keep your security software fully updated in order to protect your PC against future attacks from Pcsecurityland.com and the like.