Definition Edit

Rogue security software is

[s]oftware that appears to be beneficial from a security perspective but provides minimal or no security capabilities, generates erroneous alerts and often attempts to socially engineer a user into participating in fraudulent transaction.[1]

References Edit

  1. Anti-spyware Coalition Glossary (2007).

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