Seeing a message in lower right corner of the screen saying “Reminder Your computer is not backed up” is a sign of adware infection. This message pushes user to utilize a backup tool called MyPCBackup. The message that appears on the system tray are just a plain text message and a URL that when clicked …
One more contribution by adware authors to the world of online scan is the cdn.themobideal.com pop-up ads and browser redirect adware. It was quite harmful because of being able to go through onto your system without you knowing.
“The Computer is Locked by Internet Service Provider” is one malware from the class of ransomware. Cyber crook that made this scam pretend to be from authority, FBI in particular, to threaten computer users. They believe that doing this way is somehow easier to collect money from victims.
Antiviral Factory 2013 is a computer infection from malware makers. This attack is also known as rogue program as it is masked as a real antivirus program. Actually, Antiviral Factory 2013 displays fake alerts and virus scan results to deceive victims and make them think that computer is under attack with viruses, Trojans and malware.
Have you noticed weird ads or coupons popping-up when you try to log on to Amazon or eBay websites? If you do, it is best to remove adware such as Super Back-up from your computer system.
SweetIM is a code that can help computer users used various emoticons on instant messaging programs. As you may know, a quite number of computer users are fond of having the software on the machines. It is really fond to use SweetIM on chat programs, giving you quick access to several icons not supplied on …
WhiteSmoke is a program designed for Internet browsers like Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, and Mozilla Firefox. It aims to help computer users get easy access to features like grammar and spelling checker. WhiteSmoke could be a very useful tool if not only for the insistent installation of its add-ons such as search engine and toolbar.
Sweetpacks is an adware but is considered by many as virus due to its invasive process of controlling an infected computer. Free software download is the common source of this program. When Sweetpacks is inside the computer, you will notice it immediately. Affected browser will display unfamiliar home page that is set to start.sweetpacks.com.
Safe.v9.comis a domain that is known to be operated by adware. It is called Safe V9, in which many types of unknown programs are promoted. Aside from search engine, this adware also features unwanted programs and services. It may appear to be useful, but it is much safer to use known and valid programs instead …
Live Security Professional is rogue security software. Just like a computer virus, it may take over the computer and perform its tasks without your free will. Marketing the bogus product is the main goal of this malware.