Astoundxzyxc.info

Astoundxzyxc.info is a questionable website linked to browser hijackers and adware that pretends to be a legitimate search engine; however, in truth, Astoundxzyxc.info will not provide PC users with any unimpeachable and safe search results related to their requests. Browser hijackers and adware associated with Astoundxzyxc.info may compromise a Web browser and change and divert the search results in any genuine search provider to doubtful websites related to Astoundxzyxc.info forcibly. Securityparasites connected with Astoundxzyxc.info may alter the Web browser settings on the affected computer. PC infections linked to Astoundxzyxc.info may replace the default homepage or search tool with Astoundxzyxc.info, or open it in as a new tab page. If the computer users attempt to find anything on the Web by using Astoundxzyxc.info, their Web...

Posted on May 1, 2017 in Browser Hijackers

B1.speedzap.co

B1.speedzap.co is a suspicious online search engine that may be used to display annoying pop-up ads in popular Web browsers such as Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome. Unwanted browser redirects to B1.speedzap.com may appear regardless of the Web browser or the search engine installed on the PC. Therefore, if the pop-up advertisements from B1.speedzap.co are displayed on the computer every time the computer user is executing an online quest in any genuine search engine or is browsing any questionable website or a safe website that may have been hacked, then the computer may be affected by Potentially Unwanted Programs (PUPs) browser hijackers or adware . B1.speedzap.co is created to try to make a profit from raised website traffic and clicks on advertisements. Adware and browser hijackers associated with...

Posted on May 1, 2017 in Browser Hijackers

B.best-run.men

B.best-run.men is a browser hijacker website that pretends to be a genuine and trustworthy search engine. B.best-run.men is associated with browser hijackers and adware that, when installed, may insert a browser extension, plug-in or add-on on the computer user's Web browser, which may result in annoying browser redirects to suspicious websites. These unsolicited websites may cover the screen of a PC with random pop-up advertisements or advertisements that may be relevant to the computer user's search queries with the purpose of raising traffic and making money from clicks on ads. Browser hijackers and adware associated with to B.best-run.men also may make modifications to search results in any popular search engine and reroute Web users to B.best-run.men and other questionable websites forcibly. Security problems linked to...

Posted on May 1, 2017 in Adware

Motive1.us

Screenshot Pro is a Potentially Unwanted Program (PUP), which is promoted via downloads of freeware. Screenshot Pro may encompass adware functionalities and other features specific to security infections. Screenshot Pro is not a threat, however, throughout its setup process, computer users may be offered to install additional applications that may distribute adware and browser hijackers to their PCs. Screenshot Pro may come packed with free tools that had Screenshot Pro added into their installation. Screenshot Pro may seem to be valuable software but, in reality, it is an annoying program. While being installed on the PC, Screenshot Pro may alter the system settings. Screenshot Pro may modify the default homepage and search provider with a specific questionable website or set up this website as a new tab page automatically. Screenshot...

Posted on May 1, 2017 in Browser Hijackers

Screenshot Pro

Screenshot Pro is a Potentially Unwanted Program (PUP), which is promoted via downloads of freeware. Screenshot Pro may encompass adware functionalities and other features specific to security infections. Screenshot Pro is not a threat, however, throughout its setup process, computer users may be offered to install additional applications that may distribute adware and browser hijackers to their PCs. Screenshot Pro may come packed with free tools that had Screenshot Pro added into their installation. Screenshot Pro may seem to be valuable software but, in reality, it is an annoying program. While being installed on the PC, Screenshot Pro may alter the system settings. Screenshot Pro may modify the default homepage and search provider with a specific questionable website or set up this website as a new tab page automatically. Screenshot...

Posted on May 1, 2017 in Possibly Unwanted Program

Mapfinderz

Mapfinderz is a Potentially Unwanted Program (PUP) that may be downloaded from the Web when PC users download free software. Mapfinderz promises to provide GPS-related information, as well as access to numerous and detailed maps. Some applications such as Mapfinderz that are looking for attention and traffic may bundle themselves to popular free programs, and the PC users may not notice their presence and allow their installation. The computer users may agree to download Mapfinderz when they are downloading free programs or may download Mapfinderz inadvertently by not being careful enough during the installation process. Once the PC users download any free program from the Internet and do not follow the download agreement, they may not know what other Potentially Unwanted Applications or adware may come bundled with the tool they are...

Posted on May 1, 2017 in Possibly Unwanted Program

Bhnr1.ru

Bhnr1.ru is a questionable search engine website that may seem to be a genuine and protected search system. In reality, Bhnr1.ru is linked to browser hijackers and adware that may result in annoying browser diversions to questionable websites incorporating Bhnr1.ru and other websites similar to it. Bhnr1.ru may affect your Web browser no matter if it is Google Chrome, Internet Explorer or Mozilla Firefox. If a computer and a Web browser have been contaminated with any security infections associated with Bhnr1.ru, the search results in any legitimate search provider may get rerouted to commercial websites that may display random pop-up ads and banners or ads and banners that match the PC user's browsing habits. Browser hijackers and adware linked to Bhnr1.ru may substitute the default start page and search engine with Bhnr1.ru, or open...

Posted on May 1, 2017 in Browser Hijackers

R0.ru

Browser-net.org is a questionable browser hijacker website that masquerades as a legitimate and safe search provider. Browser-net.org is connected with browser hijackers and adware that may access a computer bundled with free software that is available for download on the Internet. Browser hijackers and adware related to Browser-net.org may affect Internet Explorer, Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox Web browsers. When installing any free programs to their computers, PC users should be very careful because they may include additional freeware that can be installed on the PC automatically. Computer users should always follow the steps of installation and uncheck options that offer to install any unknown programs. Browser hijackers and adware associated with Browser-net.org may substitute the default homepage and search engine. Browser...

Posted on May 1, 2017 in Browser Hijackers

Browser-net.org

Browser-net.org is a questionable browser hijacker website that masquerades as a legitimate and safe search provider. Browser-net.org is connected with browser hijackers and adware that may access a computer bundled with free software that is available for download on the Internet. Browser hijackers and adware related to Browser-net.org may affect Internet Explorer, Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox Web browsers. When installing any free programs to their computers, PC users should be very careful because they may include additional freeware that can be installed on the PC automatically. Computer users should always follow the steps of installation and uncheck options that offer to install any unknown programs. Browser hijackers and adware associated with Browser-net.org may substitute the default homepage and search engine. Browser...

Posted on May 1, 2017 in Browser Hijackers

Topgame2017.pro

Topgame2017.pro is a site that is associated with a browser hijacker that may intrude your computer and start displaying pop-ups promoting inopportune or unwanted advertisements.These advertisements also may redirect users to many dubious sites or endorse fake software and updates. In some cases, the Topgame2017.pro hijacker may change your default home page through its loaded components. Topgame2017.pro may have entered your computer bundled with software downloaded from the Web, without your acknowledgment. To get rid of Topgame2017.pro and it's disturbing actions, you must ensure that you have removed the application that caused its intrusion and all plugins related to the browser hijacker. An unusual aspect of Topgame2017.pro's effects is that it may display messages on your browser status bar that read: 'Looking up...

Posted on May 1, 2017 in Browser Hijackers

BlooTab

The BlooTab browser extension that you can find at Blootab.com is a free app that is promoted to enhance your new tab page. The BlooTab program may arrive on your computer in the company of other free apps and change your new tab page design automatically. The marketing pitch for BlooTab states: 'Enhance your browsing and search experience. With this beautiful abstract animation you will be always glad to open a new tab. Also you can check the weather in your location with hourly and 4 day forecast. Get a unique look for your new tab and homepage.' However, many users may not like the changes implemented by BlooTab in their browser. The BlooTab New Tab includes and animated abstract background, a search box, and links to popular services like Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, Amazon, YouTube and Gmail. The BlooTab New Tab is styled like...

Posted on May 1, 2017 in Possibly Unwanted Program

Pytehole Ransomware

The Pytehole Ransomware is a ransomware Trojan that was first uncovered on April 28, 2017. The Pytehole Ransomware is designed to affect computer users in English-speaking regions, although English is often used on the Internet even when targeting computer users in other parts of the world. The Pytehole Ransomware is being distributed using corrupted email attachments distributed using spam email messages mostly. The Pytehole Ransomware receives its name because the file used by this threat is named 'pyte-hole.exe' and seems to contain the Pytehole Ransomware's encryption engine. The Pytehole Ransomware can affect computers using both 32 and 64-bit versions of the Windows operating systems and represents a real threat to data placed on all local drives, removable memory devices connected to the connected device, and directories shared...

Posted on April 28, 2017 in Ransomware

MergeDocsNow

The MergeDocsNow browser extension by Mindspark Interactive Network, Inc. is marketed as a free tool for users that need access to PDF merge service, document conversion and PDF editing online. The MergeDocsNow extension can be found at mergedocsnow.com/index.jhtml and the Chrome Webstore. MergeDocsNow has a version for Mozilla Firefox, but its XPI package is not listed on the official Mozilla Add-ons platform. You can add MergeDocsNow as a Browser Helper Object to Internet Explorer, but there isn't a version that is compatible with the Microsoft's Edge browser. You may be interested to know that MergeDocsNow by Mindspark is an ad-supported product and behaves identically to the MergeDocsOnline Toolbar and the Convert Docs Now Toolbar released by Mindspark earlier. The MergeDocsNow may alter the design of your new tab page and start...

Posted on April 28, 2017 in Possibly Unwanted Program

Search.myprivacy.zone

The Search.myprivacy.zone domain is associated with the MyPrivacy Search Chrome New Tab software, which is a browser extension that may empower your new tab page by loading Search.myprivacy.zone by default. The MyPrivacy Search Chrome New Tab extension is advertised to offer a privacy-centric online experience to users. The MyPrivacy Search Chrome New Tab app is a re-branded version of SearchControl (a.k.a. Search Dimension). Web surfers that seek to install the 'MyPrivacy Search' extension are redirected to chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/search-control/lfalbjnnkidjfoocmmgnejicgbgjpcgh where they are invited to add 'Search Control' to their Internet browser. Both extensions are identical except for their names and associated portals on the Web. The 'MyPrivacy Search' makes the same changes as 'Search Control' and makes your browser...

Posted on April 28, 2017 in Browser Hijackers

WiseFolderLock

The WiseFolderLock software that you may encounter in free software bundles should not be mistaken for the Wise Folder Hider by WiseCleaner. The WiseFolderLock program in question is offered as an optional component to third-party free programs. WiseFolderLock can be installed and used for free as long as it is for personal usage according to the EULA (End User License Agreement) that comes with the app. As you may expect, WiseFolderLock is intended to be used as a security tool that enables users to lock and hide data in the form of individual files and folders. PC users that share their machines with members of their household, fellow students, and colleges may be interested in installing the WiseFolderLock app to protect and hide files and folders on the system and USB drives. However, you may want to reconsider adding...

Posted on April 28, 2017 in Potentially Unwanted Programs