How to Remove My Security Shield

Today i had the pleasure of removing this infection from a computer. As a rule i remove these types of infections using instructions from the www.bleepingcomputer.com website. This removal guide is provided by them on their website here…. What this infection does: My Security Shield is a rogue anti-spyware program from the same family as […]



MalwareBytes – This application has failed to start because MSVBVM60.DLL was not found.

I went to install Malwarebytes on my desktop computer but got a weird installation error message; “mbam.exe – Unable To Locate Component.  This application has failed to start because MSVBVM60.DLL was not found. Re-installing the application may fix the problem.” I tried downloading another copy of Malwarebytes and re-installing it, thinking I got a bad […]



AV2009, Antivirus 2009 – Fake anti-virus application.

Rogue software uses intentional false positives to convince the user that their system has been compromised and then demands money to remove these false threats. In extreme cases the false threats are actually the very trojans that advertise or even directly install the rogue. If Antivirus 2009 has been installed on your system without your […]