EnigmaSoft Threat Scorecard
EnigmaSoft Threat Scorecards are assessment reports for different malware threats which have been collected and analyzed by our research team. EnigmaSoft Threat Scorecards evaluate and rank threats using several metrics including real-world and potential risk factors, trends, frequency, prevalence, and persistence. EnigmaSoft Threat Scorecards are updated regularly based on our research data and metrics and are useful for a wide range of computer users, from end users seeking solutions to remove malware from their systems to security experts analyzing threats.
EnigmaSoft Threat Scorecards display a variety of useful information, including:
Ranking: The ranking of a particular threat in EnigmaSoft’s Threat Database.
Severity Level: The determined severity level of an object, represented numerically, based on our risk modeling process and research, as explained in our Threat Assessment Criteria.
Infected Computers: The number of confirmed and suspected cases of a particular threat detected on infected computers as reported by SpyHunter.
See also Threat Assessment Criteria.
|Threat Level:||10 % (Normal)|
|First Seen:||January 26, 2015|
|Last Seen:||April 30, 2023|
The OptCon browser extension is deemed by security experts as adware that can display many ads, pop-ups and banners inside your web browser. The OptCon browser extension is created by adware developers that use it as private ad network that generates pay-per-click revenue. Adware such as the OptCon extension does not incorporate safety mechanisms regarding the displayed advertisement content, and you may be exposed to potentially harmful software. The OptCon adware is dispersed by embedding it with free application installers, that most computer users like to handle via the 'Express' or 'Typical' option. If you have recently installed a free app and you experience a torrent of ads, you might have been infected with the OptCon adware. Adware infections can be dealt with by applying a powerful anti-spyware solution.
OptCon may call the following URLs: