Misleading Applications

Programs that report false or significantly misleading information on the presence of a security risk, threat or system issue on the computer being scanned.
Misleading Applications
Name Discovered
PUA.TweakBitPCSpeedUp 10/12/2015
PUA.Driverscanner 06/15/2015
PUA.PCSpeedUp 04/06/2015
PUA.ImproveSpeedPC 04/01/2015
PUA.DriverNavigator 03/27/2015
PUA.WinzipDriverUpdtr 02/09/2015
PUA.PCSpeedClean 12/10/2014
PUA.SpywareClear 12/10/2014
PUA.RegCleanPro 07/01/2014
OSX.SearchProtect 06/30/2014
SONAR.RogueAV!gen22 04/14/2014
SONAR.RogueAV!gen23 04/14/2014
EssentialSecProFraud 11/02/2012
Keychaindump 09/08/2012
SystemFixFraud 04/26/2012
SmartFortress2012 03/12/2012
ProtectOn 01/27/2012
DefenseVirus 01/26/2012
FakeCloudAV2012 12/12/2011
GmailHackerProFraud 10/21/2011
SONAR.RogueAV!gen21 08/23/2011
SONAR.RogueAV!gen20 08/09/2011
SONAR.RogueAV!gen19 06/21/2011
SONAR.RogueAV!gen18 06/21/2011
SONAR.RogueAV!gen17 06/21/2011
SONAR.RogueAV!gen16 06/21/2011
MacProtector 05/08/2011
MACDefender 05/03/2011
CleanThisFraud 03/30/2011
SONAR.RogueAV!gen15 03/18/2011
SONAR.RogueAV!gen14 03/18/2011
SONAR.RogueAV!gen13 03/18/2011
SONAR.RogueAV!gen12 03/18/2011
SONAR.RogueAV!gen11 03/18/2011
SystemCleanerFraud 03/11/2011
SONAR.RogueAV!gen10 02/15/2011
SONAR.RogueAV!gen9 02/15/2011
SONAR.RogueAV!gen8 02/15/2011
SONAR.RogueAV!gen7 02/15/2011
SONAR.RogueAV!gen6 02/15/2011
SONAR.RogueAV!gen5 02/15/2011
SONAR.RogueAV!gen4 02/15/2011
SONAR.RogueAV!gen3 02/15/2011
SONAR.RogueAV!gen2 02/15/2011
AntivirusSystem2011 02/14/2011
AntivirusdotNET 02/10/2011
WindowsProblemsFraud 02/03/2011
WindowsDefenceFraud 12/17/2010
SystemTool 12/16/2010
SecurityShieldFraud 12/15/2010
UltraDefraggerFraud 11/21/2010
SecurityEssentialFraud 09/05/2010
AVSecuritySuite 07/05/2010
SONAR.RogueAV!gen1 05/01/2010
AntiVirusDemoFraud 03/29/2010
VirusProtector 03/08/2010
PCDefender 02/18/2010
AntivirusFraud 02/17/2010
AntiToolbar 12/29/2009
SysDefence 12/18/2009
SafetyAntiSpyware 12/10/2009
AntivirusSystemPro 11/30/2009
SecurityToolFraud 10/12/2009
AntiVirus2010 09/22/2009
PersonalAntivirus 09/17/2009
WindowsAntivirusPro 09/08/2009
NortelAntivirus 09/01/2009
TotalSecurity 08/30/2009
LiveAntispy 08/30/2009
WindoFix 08/17/2009
007AntiSpyware 07/31/2009
AVCare 07/27/2009
SpySniper 07/21/2009
VirusBye 07/17/2009
AntivirusAgentPro 06/25/2009
Unvirex 06/02/2009
AntivirusDoktor2009 06/01/2009
SpywareCease 05/29/2009
PrivacyCenter 05/07/2009
PerfectDefender2009 05/05/2009
CoreGuardAntivirus2009 04/30/2009
MalwareCleaner 04/22/2009
FixToolFraud 04/17/2009
ErrorRepair 04/17/2009
Antivirus360 04/08/2009
MalwareDefender2009 03/30/2009
FileFixProfessional 03/22/2009
SystemGuard2009 03/12/2009
VirusMelt 03/11/2009
ThreatNuker 02/26/2009
MalwareDoctor 02/18/2009
AntispywareProtector 02/16/2009
VirusDoctor 02/04/2009
SpywareProtect2009 01/22/2009
WiniGuard 01/09/2009
TotalProtect2009 01/05/2009
ExpressAntiVirus2009 12/31/2008
PrivacyCommander 12/04/2008
AntiSpywareGuard 11/25/2008
AntivirusPlasma 10/17/2008
EKerberos 10/03/2008
SpywareGuard2008 10/01/2008
PersonalAntispy 09/26/2008
VirusResponseLab 09/15/2008
AntispywareProXP 09/12/2008
Cleaner2009 09/10/2008
SpyDevastator 09/09/2008
TotalSecure2009 08/29/2008
TheRegistrySentinel 08/28/2008
AndromedaAV 08/27/2008
SpywarePreventer 08/26/2008
MaxAntispy 08/18/2008
PCPrivacyCleaner 08/12/2008
InternetAntivirus 08/12/2008
PyroAntiSpy 08/01/2008
RegistryDoctor2008 07/30/2008
SecureExpertCleaner 07/28/2008
XLGuarder 07/23/2008
VirusRemover2008 07/22/2008
AntiVirusXP2008 07/16/2008
AntiVirus2009 07/14/2008
SpywareScanner2008 07/08/2008
RegistryDefender 07/08/2008
WinDefender 07/07/2008
WistaAntivirus 07/07/2008
PestSweeper 06/27/2008
MalwareProtector2008 06/04/2008
Zinaps 05/28/2008
SpyGuarder 05/23/2008
DisableSpyware 05/22/2008
AdvancedXPFixer 05/22/2008
KvmSecure 05/19/2008
XPSecurityCenter 05/19/2008
XPShield 05/14/2008
MalwareScanner 05/13/2008
AntiVirus2008 05/09/2008
RegistryGreat 05/02/2008
AntiSpywareMaster 04/30/2008
IEAntivirus 04/28/2008
PrivacyWatcher 04/23/2008
WinSpywareProtect 04/22/2008
MalwareBell 04/16/2008
VirusIsolator 04/16/2008
AntiSpywareExpert 04/11/2008
AntiVirProtect 04/11/2008
VipAntiSpyware 04/10/2008
PrivacyRedeemer 03/31/2008
WinXProtector 03/31/2008
PCClean 03/27/2008
PCAntiSpyware 03/27/2008
AntispyDeluxe 03/26/2008
MalwareWar 03/26/2008
AntispySpider 03/26/2008
SpywarePro 03/12/2008
SpywareSweeperPro 03/12/2008
MalwareCore 03/11/2008
RealAV 03/07/2008
SearchAndDestroy 03/05/2008
TheLastDefender 03/04/2008
Unigray 03/04/2008
SpyWatchE 03/04/2008
WinIFixer 03/04/2008
TheSpyBot 03/03/2008
SpyKillerPro 03/03/2008
InfeStop 02/29/2008
EasySpywareCleaner 02/29/2008
RaptorDefence 02/23/2008
SwiftCleaner 02/21/2008
LiveKill 02/20/2008
XPCleaner 02/20/2008
SpyBurner 02/20/2008
XPdefender 02/19/2008
WinPerformance 02/19/2008
AntiSpyKit 02/19/2008
WinReanimator 02/16/2008
WinSpyKiller 02/12/2008
VirusHeat 02/11/2008
SysCleaner 02/08/2008
EliteProtector 02/08/2008
SpywareIsolator 02/07/2008
MalwarePro 01/29/2008
SpyRid 01/21/2008
AntiSpyBoss 01/18/2008
OSX.Macsweeper 01/17/2008
Cleanator 01/14/2008
AntiSpyCheck 01/11/2008
AdwarePro2Sqr 01/04/2008
FilesSecure 12/28/2007
PcTurboPro 12/21/2007
RegSort 12/18/2007
AdwareRemover2007 12/18/2007
SpySnipe 12/18/2007
SuperSpywareKiller 12/18/2007
AntiSpyPro 12/05/2007
GuardCenter 12/03/2007
AdwarePro 11/30/2007
OnlineGuard 11/29/2007
PcRaiser 11/29/2007
DrProtection 11/28/2007
DeusCleaner 11/22/2007
ErrorDigger 11/21/2007
ErrorInspector 11/21/2007
MySpyProtector 11/07/2007
AntiSpyGuard 10/31/2007
RegistryCleanFix 10/26/2007
VirusRay 10/24/2007
SunshineSpy 10/24/2007
SpyOnThis 10/16/2007
WebSpyShield 10/10/2007
MessengerBlocker 10/10/2007
PerformanceOptimizer 10/10/2007
XPAntivirus 10/10/2007
MalwareMonitor 10/05/2007
MalWarrior 10/04/2007
SmartFixer 09/27/2007
Awola 09/24/2007
SystemDefender 09/21/2007
SpywareLocker 09/20/2007
SpywareSecure 09/14/2007
ContrWare 09/13/2007
AntiVirGear 09/13/2007
AntiSpywareShield 09/13/2007
SafeStrip 09/12/2007
ErrClean 09/10/2007
CryptDrive 09/07/2007
MalwareDestructor 09/07/2007
OSBodyGuard 09/05/2007
ErrorProtector 09/04/2007
PrivacyGuarantor 08/31/2007
SpyDefenderPro 08/31/2007
WinSpy 08/28/2007
ErrorDoctor 08/27/2007
SpywareSweeper 08/27/2007
CrisysTecSentry 08/10/2007
PrivacyKit 08/07/2007
WinXDefender 08/07/2007
AdvancedCleaner 07/31/2007
PCCleaner 07/31/2007
Spyinator 07/27/2007
PCPrivacyTool 07/25/2007
AntiVirusAndTrojan 07/18/2007
AntiVirusAndSpyware 07/18/2007
SpywareScrapper 07/16/2007
UltimateCleaner 07/12/2007
UltimateFixer 07/12/2007
UltimateDefender 07/12/2007
SecureMyPcPCScanner 07/11/2007
SpyShield 07/06/2007
SpyReaper 07/06/2007
MagicAntiSpy 07/05/2007
SpyShredder 07/05/2007
VirusProtectPro 07/04/2007
VirusLocker 07/03/2007
MyBugFreePc 07/03/2007
SpywareAnnihilatorPro 07/03/2007
RegistryCleanerXP 06/29/2007
WinFixer 06/27/2007
DrAntiSpy 06/25/2007
AVSystemCare 06/15/2007
SpyLocked 05/31/2007
SpyDawn 05/31/2007
SpyCrush 05/31/2007
AntiSpyZone 05/31/2007
Antivermins 05/31/2007
MyCleanerPC 05/28/2007
SpywareBomb 05/02/2007
ExpertAntiVirus 05/01/2007
FreeSpyScanRemove 04/18/2007
UltimateSpyware 04/18/2007
TrackZapper 04/13/2007
SpyKill 04/06/2007
BPSpyware 04/05/2007
SpySpeed 04/03/2007
PUA.NeospacelabSecur 03/04/2007
PUA.CodeClean 01/29/2007
SpyLax 01/11/2007
CurePCSolution 01/10/2007
Spyaxe 12/30/2006
Kazaap 12/01/2006
Virus-Kill 11/07/2006
2AntiSpyware 11/06/2006
AntispywareSoldier 10/25/2006
VirusRescue 09/19/2006
SpywareRemovalWizard 08/15/2006
VirusBlast 07/26/2006
DoctorAdwarePro 07/19/2006
TrojanGuarder 07/19/2006
TrueSword 06/28/2006
DriveCleaner 06/22/2006
SystemDoctor 06/20/2006
TrustCleaner 06/20/2006
AdwareSheriff 06/16/2006
SpySpotter 06/16/2006
TitanShield 06/13/2006
SpyBlocs 05/23/2006
MalwareWipe 05/22/2006
TheSpywareDetective 04/25/2006
Softstop 04/22/2006
AgentSpyware 04/20/2006
AdwareSpy 04/20/2006
AdsAlert 04/20/2006
SpyFighter 04/14/2006
SpywareHound 04/06/2006
WorldAntiSpy 04/06/2006
Spyviper 04/05/2006
ScanandRepair 04/04/2006
PSGuard 04/04/2006
PCHealthPlan 04/03/2006
SafeandClean 03/31/2006
AntiVirusPro 03/30/2006
ETDScanner 03/30/2006
EasySpywareKiller 03/30/2006
RegistryCare 03/30/2006
SpywareQuake 03/29/2006
RegistrySweeper 03/29/2006
SpyBouncer 03/28/2006
AntiVirusGold 03/28/2006
1stAntiVirus 03/14/2006
SpyDestroy 03/10/2006
WinAntiSpyware 03/07/2006
AlfaCleaner 03/04/2006
SpywareBomber 02/26/2006
SpyFalcon 02/24/2006
SaferScan 02/23/2006
RazeSpyware 02/13/2006
ErrorSafe 01/21/2006
SpywareStormer 01/21/2006
SpywareStrike 01/09/2006
WinHound 12/23/2005
UnSpyPC 12/16/2005
SpySheriff 12/02/2005
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