Do you know what ProtectingTool is?
ProtectingTool is a ferocious rogue anti-spyware program that uses popups and alert messages to scare computer users. ProtectingTool does not provide any kind of "protection" because it does just the opposite. ProtectingTool related to SafePCTool and CleanPCTool. ProtectingTool resembles SafePCTool's program interface. ProtectingTool may be installed through a Trojan infection from a downloaded video codec or malicious website.
ProtectingTool has its own website ProtectingTool.com which closely resembles the website for SafePCTools. It is recommended that users avoid ProtectingTool.com at all costs. ProtectingTool.com is a malicious website that promotes rogue software.
In non-techie terms: ProtectingTool is very similar to SafePCTool and uses the same illicit tactics to take money from you for a bogus program. ProtectingTool cannot be trusted and computer users should not download or purchase ProtectingTool under any circumstances.
Aliases: ProtectingTool, Protecting Tool, ProtectingTool.com