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Svpeng

Svpeng is a Trojan infection. Svpeng combines the capabilities of a banking Trojan with ransomware infections to carry out a sophisticated attack meant to get money from inexperienced computer users. Svpeng was originally spawned as a copycat of two threat infections that were recently taken down, Gameover and CryptoLocker . Gameover is variant of the Trojan Zeus banking Trojan, whose notorious botnet was taken down recently. Cryptolocker is a particularly nasty Ransomware Trojans . Combining these two strategies, Svpeng has started to emerge, targeting computer users in the United States and the United Kingdom. How the Svpeng Trojan Attacks Your Computer This infection combines banking Trojan strategies with ransomware infections. Although Svpeng has been around for a long time and is one of the principal banking Trojans in Russia, this is the first time that PC security...

Posted on June 26, 2014 in Ransomware

Gyl.javatri.net

Gyl.javatri.net is a browser hijacker and generic search site. The Gyl.javatri.net page may be loaded automatically on systems as the default home page. In such a case, there may be several files associated with Gyl.javatri.net loaded on the computer causing this to take place. The installation of Gyl.javatri.net files may take place during the process of loading random freeware programs or bundled software. As a hijacker, Gyl.javatri.net could redirect you to other unwanted sites or pages that attempt to offer various products and services on the internet. The annoyances of Gyl.javatri.net may be eliminated by removing all files related to Gyl.javatri.net, including any plugins and add-on components.

Posted on June 25, 2014 in Browser Hijackers

SaveBox

SaveBox is an adware program that as several associated plugins and add-on components that may allow advertisement pop-ups to be loaded on your screen. The SaveBox ads may be ones that attempt to offer discounts and coupon deals through online shopping sites. Additionally, SaveBox may display certain product offers that may redirect you to unwanted pages or sites that offer other enticing deals for shopping over the internet. The SaveBox program and its associated files may be loaded on your system through the installation of freeware programs and bundled software. Usually the SaveBox related files can be cleared off of your system through a detection process using trusted antispyware software.

Posted on June 25, 2014 in Adware

Searchassist.me

Searchassist.me is a browser hijacker and a site that may act as a generic search engine for the internet. The results filtered through Searchassist.me may return several sponsored links that redirect you to unwanted sites or ones that attempt to offer additional services and products. The Searchassist.me pay may also be set as your default home page within your web browser mostly due to previously installing freeware programs or bundled software apps. The Searchassist.me site is not a virus nor is it harmful to your computer. It is through the search results of Searchassist.me that you may be lead to questionable sites. Preventing Searchassist.me from loading automatically as your default home page may require that you detect and remove all related add-on components.

Posted on June 25, 2014 in Browser Hijackers

System Streaming Booster

System Streaming Booster is an adware program that could be installed on your computer by means of loading a freeware program or random bundled software apps. When System Streaming Booster installs and loads, it is apt to displaying random pop-up ads or messages that attempt to deliver advice for your computer or display advertisements. Through the System Streaming Booster pop-ups you may be redirected to unwanted sites that attempt to offer certain services that you may not want. The System Streaming Booster ads and pop-ups may be stopped by removing all files related to the System Streaming Booster application. These files may be eliminated in an automated process using updated antispyware software.

Posted on June 25, 2014 in Adware

Zap Tilla

Zap Tilla is an adware program that may redirect your web browser to unwanted pages and later display random advertisement pop-ups on your screen. The Zap Tilla ads may attempt to offer various deals on online shopping items or promote other services on the internet. The Zap Tilla program may have associated add-ons and browser plugins when it is loaded. Usually the installation of Zap Tilla will take place when you load a previously downloaded freeware program or bundled software apps. Eliminating the Zap Tilla ads may take the process of finding all related files, including plugins and add-ons, and removing each of them one by one. An automated process of removing Zap Tilla may be left to an updated antispyware tool.

Posted on June 25, 2014 in Adware

ShopBrain

ShopBrain is an adware program that could load on your system due to you installing a previously downloaded freeware application or bundled software. When it is loaded, ShopBrain may render several pop-up alerts attempting to offer shopping deals or even coupon discounts for shopping on the internet. The ShopBrain ads may redirect you to unwanted sites or pages that attempt to offer other products or potential downloads. The ShopBrain ads may also reduce the performance of your web browser application thus preventing you from surfing the internet at full speed. Removal of the ShopBrain adware program and its associated files is required to stop the ShopBrain ads from displaying or causing unwanted redirects.

Posted on June 25, 2014 in Adware

VuuPC

VuuPC is a potentially unwanted program. The VuuPC program may load with legitimate bundled software or even freeware downloaded from various download sites on the internet. The VuuPC program may load at boot of Windows where it may install a toolbar or change your default home page settings. From there, VuuPC could render ads or cause other site redirects to questionable sites. The actions of VuuPC are more of an annoyance, which is why PC users will want to remove VuuPC and any related files that it loads on a system. These files along with VuuPC may be automatically eliminated through the use of an updated antimalware tool. Once removed, VuuPC will no longer generate any redirects or ads on your system. Additionally, your default home page settings may be changed to your personal preference.

Posted on June 24, 2014 in Potentially Unwanted Programs

Gys.coredriver.net

Gys.coredriver.net is a browser hijacker and a site that may automatically load as your default home page. The Gys.coredriver.net page may offer a means of searching the internet only to return results laced with sponsored links. Through Gys.coredriver.net your web browser may be redirected to several unwanted sites or ones that attempt to sell and offer other products and services on the internet. The Gys.coredriver.net hijacker is not an actual computer virus, but it could lead to a site that has questionable downloads. Stopping any redirects from or to Gys.coredriver.net may require scanning your system with a trusted antimalware program to safely detect and remove all related components.

Posted on June 24, 2014 in Browser Hijackers

EnhanceEmpire Ads

EnhanceEmpire Ads is an adware program that may be associated with other ad networks. The EnhanceEmpire Ads may display as a result of having the EnhanceEmpire program installed on your system. The installation of EnhanceEmpire Ads may take place during the install process of freeware or random bundled software applications obtained from the internet. When it is loaded, EnhanceEmpire Ads could then bombard your screen with several pop-up ads and even reduce the performance of your web browser. Due to poor performance, you may not be able to surf the internet at full speed. Completely eliminating EnhanceEmpire Ads and all of its related pop-up ads may require the use of an antispyware program.

Posted on June 24, 2014 in Adware

Trojan:Win32/Pyrtomsop.A

Trojan:Win32/Pyrtomsop.A is a Trojan horse infection that could install on your system without any indication to you as the user. When it is loaded, Trojan:Win32/Pyrtomsop.A may then run in the background where remote attackers may gain access to your computer through Trojan:Win32/Pyrtomsop.A. Use of Trojan:Win32/Pyrtomsop.A may allow remote users to gather personal information or other data stored on your system’s hard drive. It is important that Trojan:Win32/Pyrtomsop.A be detected and removed using an antispyware program to prevent your data from becoming vulnerable to an attack. Such an attack using Trojan:Win32/Pyrtomsop.A could lead to identity theft.

Posted on June 24, 2014 in Trojans

PUP.NetworkUpdate

PUP.NetworkUpdate is a potentially unwanted program that could render various advertisements. The installation of PUP.NetworkUpdate may take place when you load random freeware programs or bundled software. The PUP.NetworkUpdate program may cause your web browser to redirect to unwanted sites or ones that attempt to advertise other products or services. As an unwanted program, PUP.NetworkUpdate may be difficult to remove in some cases when you attempt a manual removal. There may be several files associated with PUP.NetworkUpdate to find and remove. Automatically performing the removal process for PUP.NetworkUpdate may be done through using a trusted antispyware application.

Posted on June 24, 2014 in Potentially Unwanted Programs

DizzyDing

DizzyDing is an adware program that is usually loaded through installing a random freeware program or bundled software. Use of the DizzyDing program may load several unwanted and annoying advertisement pop-ups. DizzyDing may also redirect you to unwanted sites. Removing DizzyDing may be done through the use of an antispyware application.

Posted on June 24, 2014 in Adware

NetCrawl Ads

NetCrawl Ads is an adware program that may have several associated plugins. The NetCrawl Ads program and related files may automatically load on your system from previously installed freeware programs and some random bundled software applications. When loaded, NetCrawl Ads may display random pop-up ads and cause your web browser to perform poorly. Use of the NetCrawl Ads may redirect your browser to several other unwanted sites where some could attempt to display additional ads across your screen. Removing the NetCrawl Ads and stopping its pop-ups may require using an antispyware program to safely detect and eliminate all related files including plugins and add-on components.

Posted on June 23, 2014 in Adware

MyShopper Ads

MyShopper Ads is an adware program that may be installed on your computer because you could have loaded a freeware program or random bundled software in the past. When loaded on your system, MyShopper Ads may start rendering several advertisement pop-ups while you are surfing the internet. These MyShopper Ads may be ones that attempt to offer various coupon deals or discounts on products over popular shopping sites. The MyShopper Ads may also cause a reduction in performance for your web browser. This may limit your ability to surf the internet as normal. Removing the MyShopper Ads program and all related files, including various plugins or add-ons, will stop the MyShopper Ads from displaying on your screen. Automatically performing removal may take use of an antispyware application.

Posted on June 23, 2014 in Adware