Solved "Fake" windows security alert??? Tags: Security Virus Windows Security Windows XP Last response: January 5, 2010 7:11 AM in Windows XP Share Roasted Scar December 29, 2009 1:15:19 PM keep recieving a "fake" windows security alert, saying my A/V is down and to install a malware blocker which is a Trojan virus, although the Virus is contained keep getting pop up to download, how do i find it and delete it? More about : fake windows security alert JustSomeJoe December 29, 2009 2:51:41 PM Empty the Internet Explorer cache and run an up-to-date anti-spyware & anti-virus scan. m 0 l Best solution TechSavvy December 29, 2009 3:48:44 PM Try Malwarebytes and ComboFix. Go into safe-mode with networking, download and install these and scan your computer. http://www.malwarebytes.org/ http://www.combofix.org/ Share Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Roasted Scar January 5, 2010 7:11:43 AM downloaded spy-bot, that done the trick, wiped it from the hard drive and used a system clean up scanner to clean out the temp internet files, but thx for the help m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Windows security alert says virus protection OFF Forum Fake Window Security Virus now computer won't restart! Forum SolvedWindows Security Alerts Forum Turn Window's Security Alert Off? Forum "Security Alert" window Forum SolvedHow to delete the Fake Internet security virus Forum XP hangs before loading network items & windows security alerts Forum Trojan- fake alert Forum Alert: ASUS Xonar sound card driver has fake EAX Forum windows security alerts confuse me Forum Windows Security Alerts, Please help! Forum windows security alerts balloon Forum Windows Security Alerts Forum Windows Security Alerts Icon Forum Windows security alerts Forum Solvedwindows 7 real or fake Forum SolvedWindows 7 will not start after fake flahs player update Forum Fake security center icon? Forum Beware Fake Microsoft Security Essentials Forum More Fake Microsoft Security Update Emails Likely ! Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !