Do you know what Antivirus 8 is?
Antivirus 8 is classified as a counterfeit security application, representing a legitimate security suite, but is completely fake. This malicious software tends to be advertised via online advertisements. The installation process begins at quite respectable websites, where the creators of Antivirus 8, and these type dubious applications, hackers, proceed to publish their forbidden content (forbidden or not approved by the publishers of these legitimate websites). For instance, they may post an advertisement inviting the user to read particular breaking news. It has been found out that instead of reading the promised news, the unsuspecting user will be forced to get familiar with Antivirus 8 descriptions and are then coerced into downloading its trial version. Alternatively, Antivirus 8 is downloaded covertly, with the help of Trojan infections. It is recommended to remove Antivirus 8 and all its affiliated components, to ensure the safety of any PC system.
In non-techie terms
Antivirus 8 cant be left at Your computer because it is not a real software but a fraud. You are risking the safety of your computer as well as the safety of your bank balance if You leave Antivirus 8. Remove it as soon as possible.
Aliases: Antivirus 8, rogue.Antivirus 8.