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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 ...

4 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

Search.search4ppl.com

If you are wondering why your browser's default settings were changed, you should know that it could be an indication that a browser hijacker is up and running on your operating system. One such application currently roams the web and goes by the name of Search.search4ppl.com. If you ever encounter it while browsing the Internet, be sure to do everything in your power to refrain from it at all times. Doing so is essential because this browser hijacker, just like its counterparts, can compromise your online experiences. That is so because it is designed to make undesirable changes to your ...

4 days ago

Csgo Ransomware

Csgo Ransomware is not your average ransomware infection, and it seems to have been created to serve as a prank rather than a real threat to your Windows operating system. At the time of research, the infection could not encrypt any files, which is something that most infections of this kind do. According to the information offered by the threat, “BeaverSquad group of professional coders” is responsible for the attack; however, there is no way to track down the real creators of this malware. Also, it is unlikely that real “professionals” have any part in this because the ransomware is ...

4 days ago

Color Generator

Color Generator is a potentially unwanted program that works like a Chrome browser extension. Although the extension itself is not a malicious security threat, it is always recommended to remove unwanted applications. This applies to all programs that you did not want to have on your computer. Likewise, if you think that there might be more undesirable applications, you can always run a full system scan with a licensed antispyware tool that will help you determine the exact state your system is in. Should you have more questions regarding computer security, please do not hesitate to leave us a ...

6 days ago

Robin Hood And Family Ransomware

What happens if Robin Hood And Family Ransomware slithers into your operating system? If that happens, your personal files are likely to deleted, and that is what makes this infection one of the most aggressive threats our research team has seen in a while. The good news is that it does not target all files found on your operating system, and it appears to target two specific directories only. Unfortunately, most Windows users keep highly personal and sensitive files in these directories. Please continue reading the article to learn more about this. Without a doubt, the most important task ...

6 days ago

Gandcrab 3 Ransomware

Gandcrab 3 Ransomware is not a program that you want to find up and running on your operating system. If you are not familiar with ransomware applications, you should know that they are infamous for their ability to lock vast amount of data on the affected computer. In most situations, such programs are used by malware developers so they could make illegal profits from unsuspecting Internet users. The scheme, under which such applications function is quite simple; first, they encrypt your files and then demands a ransom in return for decryption services. To find out more about the inner ...

6 days ago

Search.searchddn.com

Search.searchddn.com is an application that you should remove without any hesitation if it is ever found up and running on your operating system. Our malware researchers highly advise you to do so because it happens to be yet another browser hijacker. If you are not familiar with programs of this classification, you should know that they can cause extreme annoyance and frustrations. That is so because they are designed to make undesirable changes to your browser's default settings. As a consequence of such functionality, surfing the web can become a bothersome experience, to put it lightly. If that was not ...

6 days ago

DotZeroCMD Ransomware

DotZeroCMD Ransomware is one of the least harmful ransomware infections unless you fall for the scare tactics and rush to buy cryptocurrency to pay for the decryption code for a non-existent encryption. This ransomware infection is rather a scareware, which does not do any harm to your files, it only pretends that it has encrypted your files. As a matter of fact, this malware infection also claims that it is a Ransomware as a Service (RaaS). In any case, this threat is more annoying than harmful. But, if it has managed to infiltrate your computer, chances are you were ...

6 days ago

Plasma RAT

It is difficult to discuss Plasma RAT because this malicious infection has many different shapes, and it can be used in various different ways. That is because this infection can be downloaded and built up by anyone. Although, according to our research team, the threat’s source code is not open, it had been leaked in the past. Also, it is still available for downloading, and those who can figure out how to do it can also figure out how to use it. Needless to say, because the infection can be modified and configured in any way, it is very ...

6 days ago

Autotron Ransomware

We know why your files have the .TRON extension appended and can no longer be opened – Autotron Ransomware has successfully infiltrated your computer. You might wonder how we know that this ransomware infection is the one responsible for locking your personal data when almost all ransomware infections encrypt files. The explanation is very simple - Autotron Ransomware is the only ransomware infection that uses the .TRON filename extension. It does not lock files on affected computers just for fun. Instead, it has been set to encrypt them so that its author could easier obtain money from users. Users ...

6 days ago

Jabacrypter Ransomware

Jabacrypter Ransomware is an infection that appears to have been built with Russian-speaking Windows users in mind. The threat is similar to Assembly Ransomware, Nmcrypt Ransomware, Cyberresearcher Ransomware, and all other file-encryptors that our research team has analyzed just recently. This kind of malware is built to encrypt personal data found on the targeted computers, and then to push the victims into paying big ransom fees that, unfortunately, almost never yield any benefit. If you have found this infection on your operating system, your personal files are likely to be encrypted, and the strange “.cryptfile” extension is likely to be ...

6 days ago

Spartacus Ransomware

Even though the entrance of Spartacus Ransomware is an illegal act, users usually soon realize that they have it ...

7 days ago

Exocrypt Ransomware

A new ransomware infection has been added to the database of malware by specialists working at pcthreat.com. It has been ...

7 days ago

Magic Disk

Magic Disk is a potentially unwanted program that users are warned about. Although this application is not a malicious ...

7 days ago

Assembly Ransomware

Assembly Ransomware may not be the a well-written ransomware but it can certainly cause a lot of damage if it ...

12 days ago

Auto PC Booster 2018

Auto PC Booster 2018 is presented as a PC optimization tool that was “designed and tested with utmost care ...

12 days ago

Nmcrypt Ransomware

If you are wondering why you are unable to access files stored on your operating system, you should know ...

12 days ago
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