Warning! Virus threat detected!
Warning! Virus threat detected! is a counterfeit alert loaded by Antimalware Doctor application.
Further categorized as a rogue browser hijacker, Warning! Virus threat detected! advertises the fake application: Antimalware Doctor Security program. Warning! Virus threat detected! tends to trick users into believing their PC is infected and redirects the user’s browser to the web pages that promote fraudulent registered versions of Antimalware Doctor. This is a fraud for the mere fact that malware has no ability to detect and remove security threats.
What this entails is that Warning! Virus threat detected! will make use of covert and/or undocumented tactics to ensure a way of penetrating a computer system; once embed within a system, it will then redirect the browser to its affiliate websites.
Warning! Virus threat detected! is known to contain the following properties:
A computer infected with files associated with Warning! Virus threat detected! may display the following basic symptoms, which a computer user should look out for:
• Slow computer performance:
• New desktop shortcuts or switched homepage:
• Annoying pop-up messages:
One will need to remove all traces of Warning! Virus threat detected! from the infected computer system, as soon as it has been detected. The thing about Security-fortress.com, and many malware applications, is the fact that it is extremely difficult to delete from an infected system.
All in all, I would recommend that one should make use of a reliable and legitimate, fully functional, up-to-date anti-spyware application, to remove Warning! Virus threat detected! and all its components from the infected computer system.