If you receive popup message offering toll-free tech support hotline, you should be on the alert. This post will tell more about this kind of scam. Hope that it can help you get rid of it now and future.
What is Trojan (TRJ.DealWare.Stealth) Popup?
Trojan (TRJ.DealWare.Stealth) Popup is a typical fake virus alert or system alert scam. Here is the alert from this pop-up,
“WARNING! TROJAN (TRJ.DealWare.Stealth) HAS BEEN INJECTED INTO YOUR COMPUTER
You must call this toll free number 1-855-534-2995 now.
The new Trojan (TRJ.DealWare.Stealth) cannot be detected by current virus software. Failure to immediately call the number provided will result in computer failure…”
This popup only aims at cheating your money through its so-called toll free tech support hotline. Please don’t trust what it claims. Once infected with this kind of dubious website, you may encounter many PC issues. It can mess up your browser by changing the homepage and new tab URL. As a case, you are always redirected to this domain as you launch your browser or turn to another webpage. It can also cause your computer vulnerable for many computer threats like rogue software, adware, Trojan, etc. If you get this kind of pop-up and do not take actions to deal with it, you may soon put your PC into high risk.
Trojan (TRJ.DealWare.Stealth) comes into your browser without your awareness and consent via malicious codes on the web script or just caused by the malware you get from the freeware downloads. (more…)