Threat Database Browser Hijackers

By LoneStar in Browser Hijackers is a suspicious and possibly destructive website that may be used by cybercrooks to spread numerous ransomware threats. may be associated with browser hijackers and ransomware 'Police' Trojans. A related ransomlock 'Police' Trojan locks a machine and all the Web browsers including Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome installed on the computer system, and asks a computer user for a so-called fine to be paid to unlock the PC. Malware infections linked to may show a fake notification on the desktop of the computer stating that a PC user committed cybercrime and, therefore, violated certain copyright laws or other laws. Browser hijackers may also repeatedly reroute victims to or similar websites that may be used to deliver ransomware.


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