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Ustarts.xyz

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 14:56:11 +0000

Downloading programs from unknown websites can turn into something unpleasant real quick, especially if you get infected with the likes of Ustarts.xyz as a result. This program is a browser hijacker, and so it modifies your default homepage without your permission. Browser hijackers do that to generate a financial profit for their creators, but you [...]



Funkytvtabssearch.com

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 14:43:32 +0000

While Funkytvtabssearch.com looks like an ordinary search engine, but there is nothing ordinary about it. We have analyzed it and come to the conclusion that it is a browser hijacker due to the methods used to distribute it, so you might want to remove it. Apart from that, it is designed to show promotional links [...]



Search.yourinstanttelevision.com

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 14:25:55 +0000

Search.yourinstanttelevision.com is a browser hijacker that could be distributed with the help of adware applications, potentially unwanted programs, or even other similar threats. The application might hijack user’s homepage on Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox browsers. Nonetheless, the replaced start page is not the worst part since the search engine could display modified results. In [...]



Usr0 Ransomware

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 13:41:41 +0000

Are you responsible for the successful infiltration of Usr0 Ransomware? If you have opened a malicious spam email attachment, you might have executed this threat yourself. The name of this infection derives from the extension that is attached to the files that it encrypts. For example, a simple file called “example.doc” will be renamed to [...]



Search.yourinstantrecipes.com

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 10:45:56 +0000

Search.yourinstantrecipes.com is known to be an untrustworthy search engine; however, users do not hurry to remove it because they do not know that this search tool might cause harm. Also, many people expect that they could find recipes they need quickly if they keep Search.yourinstantrecipes.com and use it as the default search engine. We cannot [...]



Securefindersearch.com

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 09:09:52 +0000

Securefindersearch.com is a new search engine that may not be as secure as its name tries to suggest. In fact, we have labeled this infection as a browser hijacker because it can modify your home page, new tab page, and default search engine settings in your browsers. This hijacker seems to affect the three main [...]



Search.so-v.com

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 14:28:11 +0000

Have you noticed an unauthorized change of your default search engine within your web browser? If so, there is a possibility that an application that goes by the name of Search.so-v.com induced that alteration. The devious program in question is an intrusive search engine, which should be avoided at all times even if you come [...]



DXXD Ransomware

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 14:10:50 +0000

Even though DXXD Ransomware is not as popular as other file-encrypting ransomware infections, it might still appear on your server one day if you are not careful. Yes, it seems that this infection targets servers exceptionally. As DXXD Ransomware is an infection that encrypts files, the first thing you will notice is that all the [...]



CryptFile2 Ransomware

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 12:36:49 +0000

The devious CryptFile2 Ransomware is primarily targeted at the US government and state departments linked to education and health, as well as telecommunication and insurance companies, but regular users are not safe either. In the past, this infection was spread with the help of exploit kits; however, in the recent times, this ransomware was mainly [...]



Help_you@india.com Ransomware

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 07:38:29 +0000

Help_you@india.com Ransomware is a newly discovered ransomware-type infection designed to infect your computer via email spam and encrypt nearly all of the files on your computer. The cybercriminal behind it wants you to pay a ransom for the decryption key, but we suggest that you remove it instead because there is no guarantee that it [...]