Threat Database Browser Hijackers is a website that appears to be part of a social engineering campaign created by cybercrooks or bored hackers who look to gain money through clicks or site impressions. The site does not appear to harmful immediately after loading it. However, use of the various download links found on may lead to the download of potentially malicious files or apps.

One thing to note about is that it attempts to gain permission from computer users to display notifications through a pop-up alert. Those who grant permission for notifications by clicking “Allow” may later be bombarded by various alert messages that prove to be intrusive and potentially malicious.

Those looking to eliminate and stop the unwanted actions of may be required to find its associated components or browser extensions and remove them. Such a task can be done by using an updated anti-malware tool.


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