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istartsurf.com

istartsurf.com seems like a very useful search engine from the first sight: it allows computer users to access Facebook, eBay, YouTube, and other websites in just one click. ...

2 year ago
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CryptoLocker

CryptoLocker is a screen locker infection else known as ransomware program. It is distributed by Trojan:Win32/Crilock.A Trojan and unlike other ransomware applications known to us, this one ...

3 year ago
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Delta-Homes

Delta-Homes is a mischievous browser hijacker which can take over your home page and force you to use a highly suspicious and possibly dangerous search tool. At first ...

3 year ago

GoldenEye Ransomware

Authors of Petya Ransomware and Mischa ransomware have returned with a new file-encrypting threat GoldenEye Ransomware. It does not differ much from these older infections, so it might be true that it is the same malware having a new name. Just like Petya and Mischa, it secretly enters computers and then encrypts the user’s personal data, including pictures, archives, documents, etc. Unlike ransomware infections prevalent these days, it also modifies the Master Boot Record (MBR) so that users could not use their computers. This makes it a threat that is extremely hard to delete. No matter how difficult it ...

6 hours 26 min ago

Traffic Exchange

When computer security experts warn users about potential cyber crime issues everyone can face, they seldom mention such programs as Traffic Exchange. Mainly, the focus is on Trojans, ransomware applications, exploits, browser hijackers, and so on. But potentially unwanted programs like Traffic Exchange can also be considered potential threats if all the necessary constituents fall into place. Needless to say, this program has to be removed from your PC if you did not intend to have it. Also, you should consider scanning your PC with a security tool because you are bound to have more potential threats on-board, and ...

11 hours 5 min ago

Fake Windows Defender Prevented Malicious Software Tech Support

Fake Windows Defender Prevented Malicious Software Tech Support is a new malware threat that is hard to miss once it activates itself on your system since it locks your screen with a legitimate-looking blue Windows authentication screen. We have found that this fake alert is very similar to previous threats, including “Microsoft Security essentials +1-888-496-5150” and “Fake Activation Support 1-877-784-7461.” In fact, this is a typical technical support scam that tries to push you to call a provided allegedly technical support telephone number. Obviously, if you are an inexperienced computer user, you would not know suddenly what to do ...

11 hours 7 min ago

Search.searchwos.com

Even though Search.searchwos.com could be available on such a reliable website as Google Chrome Web Store; the application itself may not necessarily be so trustworthy as well. In fact, it would seem the software is falling under the classification of browser hijackers, and so our specialists recommend erasing it with the instructions available below. It is because the search engine has the ability to hijack user’s browser and modify some default preferences. There are a couple of other reasons we would not advise you to use the application as well, but we will talk about them further in the text. ...

11 hours 10 min ago

Healer Console

Healer Console is another name of a PC optimization tool System Healer promoted on systemhealer.com. This application is advertised as the “2016’s Awesome PC Cleanup Tool”. If we believe the information available on the official website of this program, it should clean the computer for you, protect the online privacy, and fix other issues in order to boost the speed of the computer. Since Healer Console promises to act very beneficially, a number of users download and install this PC optimizer willingly on their computers. Of course, it does not mean that it cannot enter the system in a ...

11 hours 12 min ago

Search.searchfdd.com

Search.searchfdd.com and Home.searchfdd.com are the same search engine or browser hijacker, rather, because they have been created with the sole intention of hijacking your web browser’s homepage address. They come from an unknown yet prominent developer that hides in the shadows. This particular hijacker was designed to replace your browser’s homepage address and force you to view ads and promoted links if you decide to use it as a regular search engine. This deceptive search engine has created to make money and so as its many clones. To find out more about this hijacker, please read this whole article. We ...

1 days ago

SurveyLocker Ransomware

If your operating system was attacked by SurveyLocker Ransomware, it is most likely that you have recently opened a malicious file represented via a spam email. This is how most ransomware infections are spread across the web, including such recently reported threats as Cockblocker Ransomware and Santa_helper@protonmail.com Ransomware. In most cases, malicious ransomware threats are capable of encrypting files and demanding ransom fees. In this case, the ransomware works as a screen locker, and it does not lock your personal files. That is good news, but that does not mean that you can underestimate this malicious threat. Our research team ...

1 days ago

DiscoverLiveRadio Toolbar

DiscoverLiveRadio Toolbar is browser plugin targeting people listening to music and watching videos online. It does look like a beneficial application because it promises to help find online radio stations, access music videos, music news, and even lyrics, but, according to specialists at pcthreat.com, it still cannot be trusted fully despite all those promises because this application is a new product of the infamous company Mindspark Interactive Network, Inc. that has already developed hundreds of similar browser plugins. Of course, the name of the company is not the reason to delete DiscoverLiveRadio Toolbar from the computer. Specialists say that it ...

1 days ago

Yardood.com

Yardood.com is a search engine of questionable reliability that uses three main domains to operate through (us., uk., and de.). User reports and our research show that this malware infection is mostly spread in the United Kingdom and the United States. Although this search page may look tempting with its nice nature background pictures, you need to know that its presence in your browsers is not without risks. In fact, this infection could pose a threat to your virtual security by displaying potentially unreliable modified search results on your screen. But when you find this search engine in your ...

1 days ago

Winn Extension

If you are wondering how to remove Winn Extension from your browser, you have opened the right page. In this description, we will tell you more about this plug-in and where it comes from. Also, if you only want to know how to get rid of it, simply scroll down to the bottom of this article for the manual removal instructions. Please bear in mind that Winn Extension might be just one of the many unwanted applications currently installed on your PC. So if you want to know the exact status of your ...

1 days ago

Matrix9643@yahoo.com Ransomware

If your PC gets infected with Matrix9643@yahoo.com Ransomware, you should immediately think about its removal because it is a really ...

1 days ago

Minehp.com

Minehp.com is a browser hijacker that could potentially corrupt the homepage and the default search provider on such popular web ...

1 days ago

Asn1 Ransomware

According to our specialists, Asn1 Ransomware might encrypt all data on user’s computer, except the files belonging to the operating ...

1 days ago

TestOnlineSpeed Toolbar

If you have noticed unauthorized changes and a suspicious toolbar within your web browser, it might be an indication ...

1 days ago

Sage Ransomware

Sage Ransomware is a well-developed computer infection categorized as ransomware. It means that the program enters your system and ...

1 days ago

Search.searchdirma.com

Our researchers report that in some cases Search.searchdirma.com could hijack user’s browser without permission, so you should not be ...

3 days ago
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