Downloadcamp.com

Posted: January 27, 2014 | Category: Browser Hijackers | Threat Level: 5/10
Downloadcamp.com is a website that distributes a movie-downloading utility that often bundles other Potentially Unwanted Programs with its installers, particularly programs that modify your browser in negative ways. Because of the basic security and ease of use problems that come with installing these kinds of Potentially Unwanted Programs, malware experts wouldn't recommend installing products from Downloadcamp.com, but don't classify them as threats. If you have a Downloadcamp.com product installed on your computer, the simplest means of making sure that your Web browser gets returned to...

Activevirusscan.com

Posted: January 27, 2014 | Category: Browser Hijackers | Threat Level: 5/10
Activevirusscan.com is a site that's been confirmed for being a double-purpose threat, both as an infection vector (a location that distributes threats) and a phishing site that tries to steal your privileged information. Activevirusscan.com's Web address might clue you in as to its tactic, which is themed as a supposed online anti-virus scanner, but Activevirusscan.com doesn't provide real results, and its fake scans simply are attempts to compromise your information and computer. To safeguard your computer, malware researchers recommend using anti-malware software to scan your computer...

Static.Homesweethomejax.com

Posted: January 27, 2014 | Category: Browser Hijackers | Threat Level: 5/10
Static.Homesweethomejax.com is a site that currently is associated with phishing attacks, or attacks that may steal your privileged information by making misleading claims that encourage you to give them this information freely. Static.Homesweethomejax.com is one of several Web domains that appear to be part of a coordinated campaign of attacks involving browser-hijacking PC threats that malware researchers recommend deleting immediately. Because threats that redirect to Static.Homesweethomejax.com may include various self-defensive functions, you should use anti-malware software to...

Ads by Keep Now

Posted: January 24, 2014 | Category: Adware | Threat Level: 2/10
Ads by Keep Now is adware that may show up on computers contaminated with adware or a potentially unwanted program (PUP). If ads labeled 'Ads by Keep Now' with Ad Options are shown on a screen of a PC, this may mean that the computer system is contaminated. Ads by Keep Now may be distributed and invade the computer through bundled free software that computer users can download from unreliable download websites on the Internet. Ads by Keep Now may rarely circulate using drive-by downloads or hijacked websites. Ads by Keep Now may enter the PC without the computer user's permission. Ads by...

Save Clicker

Posted: January 24, 2014 | Category: Potentially Unwanted Programs (PUPs) | Threat Level: 2/10
Save Clicker, also known as SaveClicker, is a potentially unwanted application that may create disturbing discount coupon ads when PC users are visiting online shopping websites. The authors of the Save Clicker browser add-on claim that Save Clicker can save time and money while shopping online by automatically displaying lowest prices, discounts, coupons and the hottest sales of the selected products. However, in truth, Save Clicker plug-in is categorized as adware, and it is not recommended using this browser extension. Save Clicker may be advertised and spread to computers through...

FabulousPrice

Posted: January 24, 2014 | Category: Adware | Threat Level: 2/10
FabulousPrice is adware that may display unwanted pop-up advertisements, discount coupons, offers and deals when computer users are shopping online on shopping related websites or visiting other websites. FabulousPrice may install itself on Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome without a PC user's approval. FabulousPrice may be usually delivered through packaged free applications that computer users can download from questionable download websites on the Internet. When the PC user decides to install a free program, it may have extra toolbars, browser extensions, add-ons or...

Visual Match

Posted: January 24, 2014 | Category: Adware | Threat Level: 2/10
Visual Match is adware that may show discount coupons, deals, pop-up advertisements and sponsored links via a pop-up box on social networking and shopping related websites. The pop-up advertisements of Visual Match may be shown as boxes, which may encompass a variety of discount coupons, which, when clicked, may display random advertisements that claim to supposedly come to the PC user by Visual Match. Visual Match may be created specifically to generate advertising revenue from clicks on ads. Visual Match may boost web traffic, show pop-up ads and sponsored links within the Web browser,...

Static.Myleadsolution.com

Posted: January 24, 2014 | Category: Browser Hijackers | Threat Level: 5/10
Static.Myleadsolution.com is a tricky browser hijacker website, which may be used by adware and browser hijackers to deliver and show unwanted pop-up advertisements and banners on the Web browser. PC threats such as adware and browser hijackers connected with Static.Myleadsolution.com may proliferate and be installed on the computer system without the PC user's agreement through bundled free applications. Security threats pertaining to Static.Myleadsolution.com may display annoying pop-up advertisements despite that an adware blocking app is installed on the PC. Computer infections...

MRLMedia.net

Posted: January 24, 2014 | Category: Browser Hijackers | Threat Level: 5/10
MRLMedia.net is a suspicious website which may be connected with browser hijackers and adware. MRLMedia.net may pretend to be a genuine and safe search system; however, in truth, MRLMedia.net may not provide PC users with any reliable and secure search results pertaining to their requests. Browser hijackers and adware associated with MRLMedia.net may hijack a Web browser and change and forcibly divert search results in any well-known search provider to unknown websites. Security threats linked to MRLMedia.net may alter the default browser settings. PC infections linked to MRLMedia.net may...

FastDailyFind.com

Posted: January 24, 2014 | Category: Browser Hijackers | Threat Level: 5/10
FastDailyFind.com is a questionable website, which may attempt to masquerade as a legitimate and secure search service. However, in reality, FastDailyFind.com may be related to security infections, such as browser hijackers and adware that may compromise the Web browser and modify the default browser settings. The main purpose of the creators of FastDailyFind.com may be to make computer users visit unreliable websites such as FastDailyFind.com to boost traffic of the unknown website and earn money from clicks on advertisements. Browser hijackers and adware may modify search entries with...

Ads.adk2.com

Posted: January 24, 2014 | Category: Browser Hijackers | Threat Level: 5/10
Ads.adk2.com is an unreliable search provider website, which, at first sight, may appear as a real and protected search tool. However, if a computer user aims to search for anything on the Internet by using Ads.adk2.com, he may get any safe and reliable search results. Ads.adk2.com may be related to adware and browser hijackers that may result in forced diversions to questionable websites incorporating Ads.adk2.com that may display random pop-up advertisements on the screen of the PC. Security infections linked to Ads.adk2.com may take over the Web browser and alter the default browser...

PUP.SupTab

Posted: January 24, 2014 | Category: Possibly Unwanted Program | Threat Level: 1/10
PUP.SupTab is a potentially unwanted application with adware functionalities, which may emerge on a computer system as a potentially unwanted toolbar. PUP.SupTab may be able to take over all the Web browsers that can be found installed on the PC. The main symptom, which may indicate that PUP.SupTab may be installed on the computer, may be continuous pop-up messages and ads about offers, discounts coupons, sales and other deals. The creators of the offers sent by PUP.SupTab may strive to generate advertising revenue by unwillingly rerouting PC users to unreliable websites that pay for...

Best Offers

Posted: January 23, 2014 | Category: Adware
Best Offers, also known as BestOffers, is a browser add-on that declares to enhance a PC user's Web browsing activity by displaying coupon ads when visiting online shopping websites and enabling access to play premium online games. Such functionality of Best Offers may look legitimate; however, in fact, Best Offers is categorized as adware or a potentially unwanted application. Best Offers can access popular Web browsers such as Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox through bundled freeware downloads and may result in Web browser slowdowns and annoying ads. Best Offers...

Trojan.Scazip

Posted: January 23, 2014 | Category: Trojans | Threat Level: 9/10
Trojan.Scazip is a Trojan that may pretend to be a genuine and useful application. Trojan.Scazip may enter a targeted PC without a computer user's permission and knowledge. Trojan.Scazip may download and install other malware infections on the corrupted PC. Trojan.Scazip may allow attackers to obtain remote unauthorized access and control over the infected computer system. Trojan.Scazip may be spread by cybercriminals via removable hard drives, spam email messages, and malicious downloads, websites or links. Trojan.Scazip may gather personal information and transmit it to cybercrooks for...

Trojan.Droidpak

Posted: January 23, 2014 | Category: Trojans | Threat Level: 9/10
Trojan.Droidpak is a Trojan that may download a malicious APK file on to the infected computer system and install it on any connected Android devices. When executed, Trojan.Droidpak adds the potentially malicious file. Trojan.Droidpak also creates the folder. Trojan.Droidpak then creates a service with the certain characteristics. Trojan.Droidpak then creates the registry subkey to register the above service. Trojan.Droidpak connects to the specific remote location to download a configuration file. Trojan.Droidpak then uses a domain name included into the configuration file to download a...

Wigon.PH_44

Posted: January 23, 2014 | Category: Malware | Threat Level: 7/10
Wigon.PH_44 is a new-found addition to the Cutwail family of spambot Trojans. Besides sharing many functions and structural details in common with other Cutwail Trojans, Wigon.PH_44 has some notable traits for itself, such as generating excessive network traffic to disguise its primary spambot attacks. Since Wigon.PH_44 includes Tepfer-based spyware components and may install additional kinds of threats, malware researchers consider it particularly urgent to uncover and remove Wigon.PH_44 with as little time wasted as possible. Wigon.PH_44's attacks are capable of causing significant...

Trojan:SWF/Redirector.EQ

Posted: January 23, 2014 | Category: Trojans | Threat Level: 9/10
In another case of poor website security being as much an issue for governments as for individuals, Trojan:SWF/Redirector.EQ is a Web-based PC threat that redirects victims from a legitimate domain for Brazil's city of Franca to a corrupted website, with other attacks expected as inevitable results. This isn't necessarily out of the norm for Brazil's government, and visitors to this website and five others similar to it may result in a compromise of your computer that installs threats without the presence of symptoms. Until these security issues are resolved, malware experts find it best...

Rapid-Searcher.com Search

Posted: January 23, 2014 | Category: Browser Hijackers | Threat Level: 5/10
RapidSearcher (Rapid-Searcher.com) is a browser hijacker, otherwise known as the RapidSearcher Virus, is also categorized as adware/a potentially unwanted program (PUP). RapidSearcher may hijack all the Web browsers on the PC and change the default browser settings. When installed, RapidSearcher may modify the default homepage and search engine or a new tab page with Rapid-searcher.com. RapidSearcher may also replace compromised search results in any major search engine with sponsored links forcibly redirecting computer users to Rapid-searcher.com. RapidSearcher may be distributed and...

PUP.Mr PC Cleaner

Posted: January 23, 2014 | Category: Possibly Unwanted Program | Threat Level: 1/10
Mr. PC Cleaner is a system optimization utility whose marketing methodology bears a strong resemblance to the traditional tactics of rogue file cleaners. Mr. PC Cleaner's website sometimes is promoted through browser hijackers and adware products that modify your Web browser, seemingly in an effort to encourage you to purchase the Mr. PC Cleaner's software. Although malware experts currently identify Mr. PC Cleaner as a Potentially Unwanted Program, its classification easily could be moved to that of a threat once additional analyzes are completed. Until then, whenever you're provided...

Adware.Pirrit

Posted: January 23, 2014 | Category: Adware | Threat Level: 2/10
Adware.Pirrit is adware that may display random pop-up advertisements or advertisements linked to the PC user's surfing habits in a web browser when a computer user is visiting various questionable websites. The Adware.Pirrit ads may indicate that a PC is corrupted by adware or a potentially unwanted program. Adware.Pirrit may propagate and install itself onto the PC through packaged free software, which computer users can download and install from the Internet. Free applications may often carry various extra software, which may be not necessary for the PC user. Therefore, when the...
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