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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. ...

4 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 ...

5 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 ...

5 year ago

Music Browsing Extension

Music Browsing Extension can be downloaded from the Chrome Web Store, but specialists suspect that it may be distributed differently as well. In fact, research has shown that this is true. It has turned out that it may be spread bundled or even come as a redirect, so we would not be surprised at all if you told us that it had been installed on your computer without your knowledge. Users download this program consciously not without reason. It is presented as a beneficial tool that allows users to listen to songs and albums, create playlists, and find new ...

7 hours 46 min ago

Win Boost Pro 2018

Win Boost Pro 2018 seems to be a potentially unwanted program also known as PUP. It means the software is not dangerous or malicious but it could have unwanted qualities and might be unreliable. Our researchers say the application’s description might make it sound like the tool could improve the computer’s performance and make it work faster, but in reality, it is quite unlikely. The reason why we think so is the results we saw after testing Win Boost Pro 2018. Most of the detected data had nothing to do with making the device work slower. Knowing this, we ...

7 hours 53 min ago

My Sys Mechanic

My Sys Mechanic is a tool that is meant to assist you. It is meant to ensure that your PC runs “smooth, fast and error free.” The application boasts of “award-winning protection,” and such features as Registry Cleaner, Startup Cleaner, and Bowser Adware & Add-on Remover. Anyone who runs Windows (starting with Windows XP) can download this application from orbitpcmechanic.com, but that does not mean that the services are free. In fact, they cost €29.95 for a 6-month subscription. At the time of research, the payment page also bundled McAfee AntiVirus and the costly Advanced Password Manager application (€19.95 ...

3 days ago

Bridgetrack

Have you discovered Bridgetrack web cookies on your browser? If you have, it is most likely that they were stored in the memory when you interacted with advertisements placed on some website. The cookies support bridgetrack.com, which is meant to offer personalized multichannel management tools and services. These services include an ad server that can support advertising and virtual marketing campaigns. Cookies are important because they can help the company/service provider to understand how users interact with ads and available services, which, in turn, can help create better products and present more relevant content. That being said, although cookies ...

12 year ago

GarrantyDecrypt Ransomware

GarrantyDecrypt Ransomware decrypts user’s files and appends a .garrantydecrypt extension to all of them. One more sign you should see if your system was infected with this malicious application are text documents dropped in each location containing enciphered data. Inside of these files, victims should find messages asking to contact the hackers behind GarrantyDecrypt Ransomware via garrantydecrypt@airmail.cc if they wish to get their files decrypted. We are almost entirely sure the email from the malware’s creators should ask for a payment or in other words a ransom. We do not know how much the malicious application’s developers could ask, but ...

5 days ago

GamingHub

GamingHub is a browser extension and a potentially unwanted program that may change user’s new tab page with a site of its own. Our researchers advise being careful with it as the application asks for a lot of permissions; not to mention, the search engine that might be loaded as the user’s new tab page could be unreliable. For those who do not want to take any chances by using a doubtful tool, we would recommend removing GamingHub before anything goes wrong. Users who wish to learn more about it first could continue reading our article. Further, we will ...

5 days ago

TVStreamNow Toolbar

A new piece of software, TVStreamNow Toolbar, has been released by Mindspark Interactive Network, Inc. This time, a new browser plugin works on only two web browsers: Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome. If you use any of them to surf the Internet, you will sooner or later notice the changes applied to the web browser you use. TVStreamNow Toolbar is a piece of software that comes with a slogan “find where to stream anything, anywhere.” It also promises to enable users to access the extensive TV & Movies catalog. It sounds like an extremely useful piece of software, which ...

5 days ago

BlueMountain

If you use an ordinary web browser like Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, or Google Chrome to surf the Internet, it could have picked up BlueMountain. You do not need to do anything if it turns out to be true because it is not malicious for sure. Specialists working at pcthreat.com say that it should not cause any security-related problems either. BlueMountain is not some kind of malicious application. Instead, specialists have categorized it as a tracking cookie. Generally speaking, these cookies are not dangerous unless they are employed to spy on users. Usually, users encounter cookies that spy on ...

13 year ago

HiddenBeer Ransomware

HiddenBeer Ransomware is another new threat based on the open-source ransomware known as Hidden Tear. It encrypts the user’s files with a secure encryption algorithm, which makes it impossible to open data without a particular decryption key. The malware’s creators seek getting paid as they ask for 100 US dollars in Bitcoins transferred into their account in exchange for the decryption key. What you should understand is while the hackers might promise to send it after you make the payment, in reality, there are no guarantees they will hold on to their word. Therefore, our researchers think it is ...

6 days ago

Xnxx

Xnxx is a web cookie that is directly linked to the xnxx.com website. This website presents pornographic content, and it is enough to visit it once for the cookies to be stored in your browser’s memory. There are several different reasons why you should not visit porn sites, and those include encountering malicious installers, scams, and misleading advertisements. Also, if you decide to pay for services, the payment information you disclose (e.g., credit card number, home address, and full name), could fall into the wrong hands. Of course, it all depends on the sites you visit, but, in general, ...

13 year ago

Doppler Weather Radar

Doppler Weather Radar is a potentially unwanted program, and it might expose you to potentially corrupted content. If you have ...

7 days ago

Targetnet

Targetnet is known to be a tracking cookie. As the category it has been put under suggests, it is mainly ...

13 year ago

Cpm10.com

Cpm10.com may display various advertising material that could be both irritating and possibly dangerous. Our researchers say the website ...

10 days ago

Power System Care

We have another useless system optimizer on our hands, and it is called “Power System Care.” It is identical ...

11 days ago

Go.bonanzoro.com

You should not hesitate to remove Go.bonanzoro.com because although it looks like a harmless search engine, it is a browser ...

11 days ago

Octopus Trojan

A new harmful malicious application has been added to the list of malicious software spread actively by cyber criminals these ...

12 days ago
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