If you encounter Torrent Alert, displayed on the screen of your PC, it is the first sign that you have caught some malicious rep from Fake Vimes huge rogue clan. The generation of this alert on the compromised computer is done with one purpose only – to persuade you that there a lot serious security issues present on your system and if continue sitting idle, the negative consequences for your system are guaranteed. You are told that some illegal actions are done on your workstation and «Microsoft” program wants to help you to stop this turmoil. In fact these words are far from reality. They are the part of misleading campaign.Usually Torrent Alert has the following content:
Recomended: Please use secure encryption protocol for torrent links.
Torrent link detected!
Receiving this notification means that you have violated the copyright laws. Using Torrent for downloading movies and licensed software shall be prosecuted and you may be sued for cybercrime and breach of law under SOPA legislation.
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The text of the alert sounds a little bit unnatural for original English and the are some mistakes in spelling, what is not typical for Microsoft corporation. Additionally, they claim that Microsoft’s program (like all Fake Vimes rogues claim) will provide some sort of mode that allows stealing other programs anonymously. Although it is awell-known fact that Microsoft is always for copyright laws. If goes without saying that this Torrent Alert is a hoax.
To stop the permanent interference of this Torrent alert in your steady computer work you should remove the virus that comes from the FakeVimes rogue family that generates it. This task could be fulfilled by deleting Protector-[rnd].exe file located in Aplication Data of current user. You should also scan your system with time-proven antivirus software for other insecure staff presence, because it is typical the viruses of such kind to invite other viruses to the infected system. We would recommend to use GridinSoft Trojan Killer for this purpose, an adept in virus detection and removal.