Swiki

Posted: September 24, 2014 | Category: Adware
Swiki is an adware application that may be prone to displaying various ads on a web browser application. The Swiki ads may consist of random offers or giving computer users an option to add on other components to their system and web browser to supposedly make their web surfing experience better. Through use of the Swiki ads users may notice them being redirected to other sites that could have questionable or unwanted content loaded on them. Swiki may also track your web browsing habits and then return ads based on other items or services you have viewed in the past. Stopping the...

Term Tutor

Posted: September 24, 2014 | Category: Adware
Term Tutor is an application that has proven to be questionable by many computer users and later defined by some to be an adware program. The Term Tutor program may attempt to offer its services and add-on components for systems through their web browser. Even though some computer users may utilize Term Tutor, its advertisements and how they perform various unwanted site redirects when used, may offend some computer users and prove to be an unwanted part of their system. In the best interest of those computer users, Term Tutor should be detected and removed through use of an antimalware...

Websearch.searchandfly.info

Posted: September 24, 2014 | Category: Browser Hijackers | Threat Level: 5/10
Websearch.searchandfly.info is a generic search engine and browser hijacker that may be known for sending search results through a custom google search and loading of several ads. The Websearch.searchandfly.info search results may also come with several sponsored links, just like the ads, if clicked, will redirect users to other unwanted sites. The Websearch.searchandfly.info site may not be initially harmful but it could lead to redirects to other pages through displayed ads or sponsored links that prove to be questionable. In the event that Websearch.searchandfly.info is loading as a...

MySafeProxy

Posted: September 24, 2014 | Category: Adware
MySafeProxy is an add-on for Internet Explorer that claims that MySafeProxy provides security and privacy-enhancing browser functions, although malware experts have yet to validate these claims. Because of MySafeProxy finances itself as a product via the display of potentially unsafe advertising content, MySafeProxy is categorized as adware and a Potentially Unwanted Program. Web-Browsing Safety at a Questionable Cost MySafeProxy markets itself as a proxy server that can obfuscate your IP address, allow you renewed access to websites blocked by third parties or provide...

PopToTop Ads

Posted: September 23, 2014 | Category: Adware
PopToTop Ads is an adware program that may be prone to loading up random pop-up or banner ads that attempt to offer various deals or product offers through the internet. Use of the PopToTop Ads may lead to redirects where questionable sites that have unwanted content are loaded up automatically. The PopToTop Ads may also reduce performance of some web browser applications making it difficult to load some pages that have a lot of media resources to render. Use of the PopToTop Ads by clicking on them may end up loading other sites and causing redirects to pages that have unwanted and...

CinPlus-2.5cTube

Posted: September 23, 2014 | Category: Potentially Unwanted Programs (PUPs)
CinPlus-2.5cTube is a potentially unwanted program that may conduct random behaviors on a system that lead to unwanted site redirects or loading of a page that has questionable content. Additionally, CinPlus-2.5cTube may end up loading other components that end up reducing performance of the computer or its installed software, such as a web browser application. In most situations CinPlus-2.5cTube will be loaded by installing random freeware apps or bundled software programs. Eliminating CinPlus-2.5cTube completely may involve use of an updated antispyware tool that has the ability to...

SwiftCoupon

Posted: September 23, 2014 | Category: Adware
SwiftCoupon is an adware application that is known for loading up random advertisements in banner or pop-up forms where they attempt to offer various coupon deals or online savings offers. Most of the SwiftCoupon ads are geared towards online shoppers where some seem rather enticing to computer users seeking ways to save money shopping on the internet. Use of the SwiftCoupon ads may cause unwanted redirects to sites or pages that have questionable content. From there computer users may be lead to other sites that could force upon downloads and installation of questionable programs. It is...

TheTornTV

Posted: September 23, 2014 | Category: Adware
TheTornTV is an adware program that may be installed without the computer user knowing of its existence. Usually this process takes place when installing random freeware apps or bundled software programs downloaded from the internet. Upon TheTornTV loading, it may then render several pop-up or banner ads attempting to offer services for your system and web browser applications. The services offered by TheTornTV may be intrusive just like its associated advertisements. TheTornTV may also reduce performance of the system and its web browser applications. For removal of TheTornTV it may be...

Downasd.com

Posted: September 23, 2014 | Category: Browser Hijackers | Threat Level: 5/10
Downasd.com is a questionable site and browser hijacker that may be associated with the nginx browser hijacker. Through Downasd.com a computer user may be offered random services or add-ons for their system. Usually by installing random freeware or bundled software the files and plugins related to Downasd.com are loaded on a computer and its web browser programs. Once this takes place, Downasd.com may then load up automatically set as the default home page. In such a case, it may be prudent to remove all components and plugins related to Downasd.com to stop this action. Additionally,...

Arcade Yum Ads

Posted: September 23, 2014 | Category: Adware
The Arcade Yum Ads is an adware program that modifies Web pages loaded into your browser to display additional advertising links. While the Arcade Yum Ads claims to offer a means of opting out of its advertisements, most users have issues with doing so or removing the Arcade Yum Ads. Any adware program may impact your browser's security or performance negatively, and malware experts find it advantageous to uninstall the Arcade Yum Ads through the dutiful use of appropriate anti-adware tools. When Games Leave the Taste of Advertisements in Your Mouth As per the usual for adware...

Brown Bark

Posted: September 22, 2014 | Category: Adware
Brown Bark is an adware program that could be loaded up on a computer due to installing random freeware programs or bundled software. When this takes place, Brown Bark may then cause random ads to be loaded as pop-ups or banners that attempt to offer various products and services over the internet. Use of the Brown Bark ads may cause redirects to other sites and pages that have content proving to be unwanted by many computer users. In the tasks of stopping Brown Bark ads from displaying it may be necessary to utilize an updated and trusted antispyware tool to seek out all related...

AdvanceElite

Posted: September 22, 2014 | Category: Adware
AdvanceElite is an adware application created b Super Web LLC. Through the actions of AdvanceElite computer users have taken notice to it loading several advertisements as pop-ups or banners that attempt to offer random services for their web browser. The AdvanceElite services may turn out to be intrusive and could reduce performance of some web browser applications making it hard to load some sites that have a lot of media resources. The AdvanceElite ads may be stopped but only through removal of AdvanceElite and its related components that may have loaded due to installing random...

Melodx

Posted: September 22, 2014 | Category: Adware
Melodx is an adware threat that may come in the form of a program that has several add-on or plugin components. The Melodx program and its components may be loaded on a PC through the use performing the action of downloading and installing random freeware programs or bundled software. When loaded, Melodx may then display random ads as pop-ups or banners where they attempt to offer random products or add-ons for your web browser and computer. Use of those products may not cause harm but it could then allow unwanted redirects to other sites to take place where the content maybe...

Appstein

Posted: September 22, 2014 | Category: Adware
Appstein is a program that has been identified as adware that may lead to loading of other components within web browser applications. Among associated components of Appstein, browser helper objects or other plugins are known to load and then modify default settings within a web browser program. The Appstein ads may also render and cause redirects to other unwanted sites if they are clicked on. Through Appstein a system is vulnerable to having website redirects taking place where several sites with unwanted content are loaded. Stopping the activities of Appstein may end up requiring use...

Framed Display

Posted: September 22, 2014 | Category: Adware
Framed Display is a variant of the Yontoo Adware , a Web-browsing add-on that displays extra advertisements and may hijack your browser. Members of this family are noteworthy for their poor distribution and advertising practices, which could allow Framed Display to be installed by default and endanger your PC with unsafe content. Unless you find strong reasons for making use of Framed Display, deleting Framed Display with dedicated anti-adware software is the action most often encouraged by malware analysts. A Social Display for Your New Advertisements Yontoo Adware is a large...

UniCoupons

Posted: September 19, 2014 | Category: Adware
UniCoupons is an adware application that could load up due to installing random freeware or bundled software applications. When loaded, UniCoupons is apt to reducing performance of some web browsers making it difficult to load some pages at full speed. The UniCoupons ads are known to offer random coupon deals or ways in which computer users may save money through shopping on the internet. Use of the UniCoupons ads may cause redirects to other sites or pages that have questionable content or prove to be unwanted by many computer users. Avoiding the intrusive UniCoupons ads as pop-ups or...

Backdoor.Betwem

Posted: September 19, 2014 | Category: Backdoors
Backdoor.Betwem is a dangerous backdoor Trojan horse that is prone to loading without any indication to the computer user. Once loaded, possibly from a malicious source on the internet, Backdoor.Betwem may then run in the background for a long time while it performs many malicious actions. Among those actions could be Backdoor.Betwem opening up the infected computer to remote attackers where data on the hard drive could be stolen. In such a case that data may be used in ways that lead to identity theft or other situations that involve the computer user being part of the attack. Avoiding...

Poup Alerta Ads

Posted: September 19, 2014 | Category: Adware
Poup Alerta Ads are associated with an adware application or files that load up on a system causing random pop-up or banner ads to appear. The Poup Alerta Ads may be ones that attempt to offer computer users various products or services through the internet. Use of the Poup Alerta Ads is known to cause redirects to load pages that have questionable content or prove to be unwanted by many computer users. The Poup Alerta Ads may also reduce performance of some web browsers making it difficult to load some sites that have a lot of media resources. Avoiding the annoyances of Poup Alerta Ads...

Start2.me

Posted: September 19, 2014 | Category: Browser Hijackers
Start2.me is a generic search engine site that has been deemed by many as a browser hijacker due to its action of loading as a default home page on some situations. The Start2.me site is suspected to be a means of its creators to gain money through sponsored links and advertisements it displays either on the home page or search results page. Use of the Start2.me site may not immediately be harmful as it filters internet search results through a custom yahoo search. Use of the links or ads on Start2.me could lead to unwanted site redirects where some of the pages have questionable...

Backdoor:Win32/Plugx.K

Posted: September 19, 2014 | Category: Backdoors
Backdoor:Win32/Plugx.K is a mischievous Trojan horse infection that may utilize backdoor access on a vulnerable computer to load and then open up a gateway for remote attackers. The Backdoor:Win32/Plugx.K threat is an extremely dangerous infection that may end up running in the background of a system where it goes undetected for long periods of time. It is suspected that the coding and programming of Backdoor:Win32/Plugx.K is able to open up an entry point for certain remote hackers where they could steal data from an infected computer’s hard drive. In such a situation it could lead to...
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