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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. ...

3 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 ...

4 year ago

Seethisoffer.info redirect

Seethisoffer.info redirect will appear on your screen as a new browser window that seemingly pops up out of nowhere. The domain on this pop-up will lead you to seethisoffer.info, and the promoted content may differ depending on your web browsing habits. This kind of pop-ups is not malicious, but there is always a chance that the adware servers could be exploited by cyber criminals to display potentially harmful content. Thus, to get rid of Seethisoffer.info redirect pop-up, you need to look for potential threats that could be installed on your computer. If you cannot find them yourself, please consider ...

10 hours 47 min ago

Videostripe Pop-up Ads

It was discovered Videostripe Pop-up Ads might be displayed by unreliable tools installed on the user’s device. Apparently, the advertisements promote a particular streaming website that offers high-quality movie streaming if you register. However, these pop-ups may not mention you will be given only seven days free trial after which you might be asked to pay about 40 US dollars. Some users think the application’s library’s selection is a bit small considering the price since there are cheaper platforms with a wider variety. In fact, some of the negative user reviews claim their authors feel the advertised streaming website has ...

10 hours 50 min ago

Polimva

Polimva is a new Google Chrome browser extension that offers “better content search” as well as trending, viral content one click away, but our research and tests show that this tool could pose a potential threat to your virtual security. In fact, we have classified this threat source as a potentially unwanted program (PUP), which does not mean that you can simply ignore it and leave it on board. If you care about the integrity and security of your system, you should take all potential threat sources and potentially risky extensions and programs seriously. This PUP, for example, could ...

10 hours 52 min ago

Crystal Ransomware

Crystal Ransomware is an unfinished ransomware-type computer infection that was leaked recently, and we have managed to obtain a sample and test it. In its current form, this ransomware is unable to encrypt any files, but our tests have shown that it was configured to encrypt files in a test environment setup by its developers. The sample we have tested did not drop a ransom note, but the finished version will most definitely do that. Removing this ransomware is also not a big problem, so if your computer becomes infected with the full version, then you should be able to ...

11 hours 55 min ago

Blackout Ransomware

If you ever come across a program that goes by the name of Blackout Ransomware, make sure to do everything that you can to avoid it. It is critical to do so because the application in question functions in an extremely malicious manner. If you are not familiar with programs classified as ransomware, you must know that they are capable of locking vast amounts of data on the affected computer. As you can imagine that can have devastating outcomes, to put it lightly. In our report, we present detailed information about the malicious inner workings of this malware gathered ...

3 days ago

BlockAdsPro

If you have noticed an increased number of questionable third-party advertisements in your browsers while you are surfing the web, there is a good chance that BlockAdsPro has found a way to infiltrate your system. This annoying program does exactly the opposite as its name would suggest since it actually promotes third parties by displaying banner and pop-up advertisements. In fact, we have categorized it as an adware application. This malware infection can spy on you and gather information about your activities, which can be used to send customized content to your screen, which may well be potentially unreliable. ...

3 days ago

My1tab Extension

My1tab Extension is classified as a potentially unwanted program because it does not offer reliable services. Although it attracts users by promising them beautiful background images on their new tab page, it does not offer reliable search services, and it is possible that it could put users’ security at risk. Unfortunately, in many cases, the infection is spread via installers that are full of malware. Therefore, although the extension itself is not incredibly ...

3 days ago

Symbiom Ransomware

Symbiom Ransomware is yet another example of how rookie hackers and cyber criminals can exploit an open-source malware infection like the famous Hidden Tear Ransomware, which was originally designed as an educational project. Somehow more and more infections emerge on the web based on this ransomware, including HUSTONWEHAVEAPROBLEM Ransomware, $ucyLocker Ransomware, and Fabsyscrypto Ransomware. This vicious program is coded in .NET, thus it is easy to decompile it. Yet, it may cause a lot of devastation if it manages to encrypt your personal files. For some unknown reason, in our tests the encryption process failed to work but it ...

3 days ago

SevenDays Ransomware

SevenDays Ransomware was first spotted in Mid-August of 2017. It was designed to infect your PC by stealth and then encrypt your files. However, testing has shown that its ransom note contains no information, no instructions on how to pay the ransom and decrypt your files. Nevertheless, we have received information that a free decryption tool is already available since this ransomware is based on Xorist Ransomware which is decryptable. Hence, SevenDays Ransomware’s free decryptor derived from Xorist Ransomware’s decryptor. Therefore, you can remove this ransomware without hesitation and get all of your files back. To find out more ...

3 days ago

Cancel Tabs Closing

Cancel Tabs Closing has got to be the most useless browser extension for Google Chrome to date. Its creators promote it as a program that will allow you to cancel browser tab closing with a click of a button which is silly since a tab is closed instantly with not waiting time. Clearly, the developers count on you not to remove because it, allegedly, offers a service that you will be unable to use anyway. It true purpose is unknown because it does not show advertisements, but does collect non-personally identifiable information about you that it can share with third ...

3 days ago

Viro Ransomware

The Viro ransomware is a computer infection built using the Hidden Tear platform, which was originally created to educate people ...

6 days ago

Spider Sally Ads

Spider Sally Ads is a newly discovered browser extension that falls into the category of potentially unwanted programs because ...

6 days ago

Two Click Search

Two Click Search is one of those questionable applications bound to raise some eyebrows because it does nothing useful. ...

6 days ago

Chrome Settings Button

Chrome Settings Button is a simple browser extension for Google Chrome that adds a button to the homepage that ...

6 days ago

Recipes Extension

Our research specialists say that Recipes Extension is a potentially unwanted program. It means that this application is not a ...

6 days ago

SnakeLocker Ransomware

Ransomware is a type of malware aimed at locking users' data and demanding a ransom fee in return. The SnakeLocker ...

6 days ago
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