Alert level: Severe
Windows Defenderdetects and removes this threat.
Win32/FakeXPAis a family of programs that claims to scan for malware and displays fake warnings of malicious programs and viruses. They then ask you to pay for and register the software to remove these fake threats from your PC. Some members ofWin32/FakeXPAcan also download other malware and have been observed in the wild downloading variants ofWin32/Alureon.
Article ID: 4028277 - Last Review: 2017, ഓഗ 1 - Revision: 1