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    Senior Member lostsoul62's Avatar
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    Default So Called "Security Alert"

    I have Microsoft Security Essentials on my Windows 7 computer and I get this “Windows Security Alert” from Cleanerworrysaferyin saying it detected Trojans and ready to remove them. They want to put up a I was watching Netflix and my computer stop dead in its tracks and this warning came on which it has done several times and I run a scan and everything is clean. I think this is some kind of advertisement which just stops my computer in its tracks? Also last night I get a call from Skype saying my computer is at risk. All this crap is invading my privacy and I have “Microsoft Security Essentials” but I don’t think it’s enough so can anyone give me some advice on how to stop all this crap. Thanks.

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    Soaring like an Eagle gary67's Avatar
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    Default Re: So Called "Security Alert"

    Run super anti spyware as well as possibly malware bytes. And if its still a problem change your Av from MSE to Nod32

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    Default Re: So Called "Security Alert"

    The actual alert sound like a virus to me. I'd say download avast and use that, along with malwarebytes, threatfire, and possibly antispyware as Gary said.

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    Default Re: So Called "Security Alert"

    Get the Eset Rogue App Remover . Make sure you get the right install x86 or x64. I think this is what this removes. The PC it's checking I think needs to be online too

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