Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Searchalgo.com is a malicious browser hijacker designed to interfere with your online activities and generate some commercial benefit goals. It affects browsers including Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer and Safari. Once installed onto your PC, Searchalgo.com will make some changes in the default search provider without your approval. For instance, it keeps you redirected to unwanted websites and other suspicious domains containing more viruses. In the mean time, tons of advertisements will be shown on the PC screen whenever you open the browser. Not only ads generated by Searchalgo.com are disturbing, but it also facilitates remote hackers to acquire access to your machine and steal your sensitive information. In this situation, your valued data, such as browsing history and search queries will be tracked by an unknown remote serve and thus stolen to make some immoral usage.
Trojan Downloader.Win32.Devsog!k is a perilous cyber threat which was designed by cyber criminals to compromise target machine and steal private data for evil purpose. It sneaks into a computer without seeking any of user’s permission or consent. Due to rootkit technology, this Trojan is good at exploiting security vulnerabilities to install onto your PC and perform lots of malicious actions there. Don’t regard it as a simply false positive.
PicRec is an unwanted browser extension that seems to bring many conveniences for internet users when they want to visit some online shopping websites. But in reality, it serves as a hack tool to obtain some illegal benefits for those virus producers. As an advertising platform, PicRec may display a flow of advertisements and other pop-ups whenever user is launch the browser. The browsers may include Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome in most cases.
Monday, August 25, 2014
GetTheDiscount is a nasty browser extension which could get added onto many popular web browsers including Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, and Safari. The installation is undertaken silently without seeking any of user’s permission. Being a deceptive browser add-on, the program utilizes tons of pop-ups and inline-text advertisements as “ads by GetTheDiscount” to lure users into clicking on them and purchasing its products. It would be all wet if you’re tricked to do that because all the information embedded in related page is bogus and unauthentic and the malware producers behind want to make money on purpose using affiliates thru the sponsored websites or other suspicious advertisement networks.
Risky as Win32:Adware-gen [Adw] is, it should be categorized into the Trojan horse family which mainly targets Windows platform and is able to make the whole system corrupted. In the splendid internet world, every place can be the nest for the virus. For example, your computer will easily get infected when you open suspicious links from unreliable websites, download unsafe freeware software, or visit hacked content without carefulness. Generally, similar threat proliferates through the internet in rapid speed to affect the increasing number of computers all around the world. It performs like a time-bomb that can maximize the damages onto an infected PC.
Lp.get-soft.com is tagged as a hazardous browser hijacker virus that mainly affects Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox browsers. At the first impression, you may consider it as a legit search engine, but in reality it’s not that true. Lp.get-soft.com uses unfair methods to bet set as your search provider and may control your search results by adding numerous annoying ads and sponsored links.