WebsSearches.com hijacker comes from the huge family of browsers’ hijackers. Therefore, it might be installed onto user’s personal computer in a bundle of free software and create unwanted changes without any permission from the PC owner. In a similar way to the most of the browsers hijackers’ – it tends to replace a default search provider and the Homepage, once installed. Talking about unknown web pages, where user will be directed to: search.webssearches.com, webssearches.com, istart.webssearches.com Such unexpected modifications are usually applied to all the popular browsers, such as Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Safari, Internet Explorer. Continue reading
In a brief overview, Dregol Search hijacker is a harmful sotfware that replaces web browser homepage on the user’s personal computer as well as – it changes a default search engine along with numerous browser shortcuts. In order to accomplish all these changes, this malware works on Windows set up after the Windows Service installation. It is not a secret that holding rather negative reputation among the MalwareTips Community, it comes within most of the pay-per-install bundles. Continue reading
Common malicious application as SafetyGuard downloads itself onto the user’s computer via pretending to be a licensed anti-virus program that alerts victim about non-existent fake infection. Despite getting numerous warnings on different viruses and infections, PC owner should verify those notifications prior to installing any offered pieces of unknown software. In particular – SafetyGuard has been specified as program among Rogue family. Continue reading
BrowseFox Adware is not usually specified as Trojan or one of common viruses. However, it is official title sounds like a potentially unwanted program. Talking about the nature of BrowseFox, this malware appears as a program that requires a preliminary notification from the PC owner upon its potential installing. Truth to be told, in the most of cases user cares about a personal privacy and security, so BrowseFox adware must be removed from personal computer as soon as it is possible. Despite the fact that this software piece may be built for specific beneficial purposes it does not ever change a necessary obligation of prior informing the PC owner about adware intended installation. Sometimes, the malware is downloaded by the user on a personal basis or – in other circumstances – it can be supplied within the software package for free use. Continue reading
One of the most dangerous existent browser hijackers has a name – Cassiopesa.com. It is usually installs itself without a notification and step-by-step works its way into the user’s PC with an ultimate goal of destroying all working processes and adding more adware and viruses onto infected computer. At the first glance this malware reminds of other similar types that replace your default search engine – as well as – redirect user onto its homepage instead of his/her web browser page. Having a simple search form and links onto the popular social web sites, it significantly increases risk of getting vast volumes of malicious programs and gathering a private information of the PC owner for further conveying to third parties. Continue reading
Ads by GetPrivate is an annoying malware program that displays in-text ads and pop-up windows along with multiple advertising banners. All of them repeatedly appear on any web pages visited by the owner of infected PC. Despite the fact of GetPrivate Ads being introduced as a useful software to help you with obtaining various coupons and discounts for desired purchases – in reality it’s a malicious extension, integrating into the user’s web browser without any preliminary notification or allowance. Continue reading
Oursurfing.com hijacker is a world-wide known infection that hits personal computers of users without any preliminary notifications. However, it is not a magic trick to recognize it quickly – even without being notified upon its installation. Once this malware hijacks your personal computer – it directly replaces the homepage of current web browser and its shortcuts. Besides, Oursurfing hijacker damages a default search engine, changing it for the Homepage of this malicious software’ website. It does not appear as a surprise that Malware Tips Community granted this adware a negative feedback.
In the most of cases, it is distributed on a pay-per-install basis with all kinds of free downloads such as video players and recording applications, music and documents’ creators, as well as, other various software that does not require any payments. Continue reading