How can I prevent Microsoft Security Essentials send alarmist alerts popups on my computer?

I have an excellent paid with Vipre antivirus.  Does Microsoft Security Essentials that I use them instead.  They are harassing me with continuous pop ups saying my computer requires immediate cleaning. Is not!  It's very annoying and constant.  How can I stop this?

Your computer is infected with the malware disguised as Microsoft Security Essentials. You can use Vipre support - http://www.vipreantivirus.com/ or you can use some of these malware scanners to remove malware:

ESET Online Scanner

http://www.eset.com/us/online-scanner/

Trend Micro Housecall

http://housecall.trendmicro.com/

Microsoft safety scanner

http://www.Microsoft.com/security/scanner/en-us/default.aspx

Additional malware removal tools:

McAfee Stinger

http://www.McAfee.com/us/downloads/free-tools/Stinger.aspx

TDSS Killer

http://support.Kaspersky.com/5350?El=88446

HitmanPro

http://www.SurfRight.nl/en

SuperAntiSpyware

http://www.SUPERAntiSpyware.com/

Jim

Tags: Windows

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