Do you know what Spyware.IEMonster is?
Spyware.IEMonster is a browser hijacker that is also known as Spyware.IEMonster.b and it's purpose is to promote XPAntivirus, a well known rogue anti-spyware application. Spyware.IEMonster performs devious activities on an infected computer by creating shortcuts to BDSM galleries and uncensored porn which cannot be removed. If the shortcuts are removed they will recreate themselves. This makes Spyware.IEMonster a devilish monster and nuisance to any computer user.
Spyware.IEMonster may generate fake system security alert balloons in the system tray that reads:
WINDOWS ALERT:Critical Systems Warning!
Your system is probably infected with version of Spyware.IEMonster.b Spyware.IEMonster.b is spyware that attempts to steal passwords from Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox Outlook and other programs, including logings and passwords from online baking sessions,EBay, PayPal. It may also create special tracking files to log your activity and compromise your Internet privacy. Spyware.IEMonster then sends stolen passwords and other sensitive information to a php script at a pre specified website where stolen details are logged Click here to protect your computer (recommended) ok or cancel.
In non-techie terms: If the notification message that Spyware.IEMonster generates is clicked on it may open your web browser and point it to the XPAntivirus download page. If a computer user downloads the XPAntivirus rogue anti-spyware program they will further their issues by infecting their computer with another parasite. Spyware.IEMonster may be your worst nightmare if it is not removed as soon as possible.
Aliases: Spyware.IEMonster, Spyware.IEMonster.b, Spyware IEMonster, IEMonster, Zlob.PornAdvertiser.ba