Spyware Activity Alert - How To Remove?

Type: Adware

When “Spyware Activity Alert!” comes on the PC desktop, user should know that this security warning is a fraud. “Spyware Activity Alert” was created by AntivirusBEST and usually reports many false positives about the PC being infected, typically about IMonster activity, which is trying to steal passwords from Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Outlook and other Internet programs including logins and passwords. The user should know that there is no IMonster parasite on the PC, the trick is to fool the user to get the money for the “full” version of AntivirusBEST.

This rogue anti-spyware program may be installed by a Trojan, transported with other software, or installs itself through web browser security vulnerabilities. The typical tactic of “Spyware Activity Alert” is to produce a large number of false positives or fake alerts. This rogue anti-spyware may look like other legitimate program, use aggressive advertising and marketing but report poor information about the computer scaning.

If the PC takes longer than usual to reboot, you are redirected to another homepage, new shortcuts to your PC are added or you are bombarded with popups, machine may be infected with “Spyware Activity Alert” Popup.

To get rid of this malware, the PC owner should delete all the files, connected to the “Spyware Activity Alert”. It is highly recommended to use Spyware Doctor to find all the infected Popup files.

Automatic Spyware Activity Alert removal tools

Note: Reimage trial provides detection of parasites and assists in their removal for free. You can remove detected files, processes and registry entries yourself or purchase a full version.  We might be affiliated with some of these programs. Full information is available in disclosure

Manual removal


Important Note: Although it is possible to manually remove Spyware Activity Alert, such activity can permanently damage your system if any mistakes are made in the process, as advanced spyware parasites are able to automatically repair themselves if not completely removed. Thus, manual spyware removal is recommended for experienced users only, such as IT specialists or highly qualified system administrators. For other users, we recommend using Reimage or other tools found on 2-viruses.com.


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July 1, 2009 10:39, July 3, 2009 11:55

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