Do you know what Ultimate Scan is?
Even expert users are finding it increasingly more difficult to distinguish between genuine security tools and rubbish rogue antispyware applications like Ultimate Scan. This is due to the increasing levels of sophistication invested in the design of these rogue application by their developers in an effort to remain competitive in an increasingly hostile environment. Ultimate Scan does its best to appear like a legitimate antivirus application with its misleadingly genuine and user friendly looking graphical user interfaces, but at the end of the day it has no ability to live up to any of its over embellished promises, and is nothing more than a malicious infection in itself.
Ultimate Scan will use any means at its disposal to facilitate its unwarranted infiltration of the system. These may vary from using bogus online malware scanners to seditious browser hijackers. Of late it has also been reported that Ultimate Scan makes use of infected online flash ads to infiltrate its victims’ PCs.
Once Ultimate Scan roots its infection in the system it will start its attack against the PC. This will be heralded by Ultimate Scan initiating a fake system scan which will always report on bogus infections running rampant on the system. These infections and threats do not exist, but instead is a part of Ultimate Scan’s attack on the system.
Other symptoms associated with the Ultimate Scan infection include blocked Internet connections and the inability to execute any applications on the infected PCs. This is done so as to prevent the user from running or downloading any application on the system which may be able to identify and destroy Ultimate Scan. Users have also complained about randomly generated and deleted Desktop items, poor system performance and increased erratic system behavior.
In order to limit the damage this rogue will cause to your PC, and to take back what is rightfully yours you will need to erase Ultimate Scan immediately. This can best be achieved by making use of a properly functioning security tool which will also protect your PC against similar attacks in future.
In non techie terms:
Ultimate Scan is a harmfully fake security application only out to rip you off. Take back control of your PC and obliterate Ultimate Scan straight away.
Aliases: Ultimate Scanner.