Security2009 is a rogue security program designed by hackers to trick people into buying a worthless security application. It installs on the PC without users knowledge or consent, and will make the system unstable. Common signs of infection are sluggish PC performance, aggressive pop-up ads and browser redirection. User privacy is violated, as Security2009 will track and collect information about searches performed, websites visited and personal data such as passwords and credit card numbers. Unless immediate action to remove this application is taken, it will likely install additional malware.
c:\Program Files\Security 2009
c:\Program Files\Security 2009\uninst.exe
%UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\Security 2009
%UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\Security 2009\Purchase License.url
%UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\Security 2009\Security 2009.lnk
%UserProfile%\Start Menu\Programs\Security 2009\Support Page.url
Action Recommended: Remove Immediately
Removal: A legitimate antispyware application is advised to remove Security2009 and restore security to the PC. While manual removal may be possible, it is not advised. Improper removal may cause extreme damage to your computer, and files related to this rogue are very difficult to locate. This is a complex process that should only be undertaken by an expert. For thorough removal and restoration of security, Spyzooka is recommended. This is the only application guaranteed to work with only one scan.