Umprow.com is a potentially unwanted program responsible for unwanted redirects and intrusive pop-up ads in your browser. This type of malware is classified as adware. An adware often infiltrates system along with shady freeware programs downloaded from the Web.
5/5 (1) What is Centurylink.net? Centurylink.net may take over your browser in case of infection with browser hijacker. First of all, it aims to make you visit affiliate sites and generate pay-per-click revenue in this way. To do this, browser hijacker causes redirects, displays advertisements, and sets shady search provider.…
Weknow.ac may take place of your browser’s homepage and search engine and resist to prevent these changes. If this happened to your browser, then you have browser hijacker installed. Browser hijacker is a type of malware which is used for link promotion and advertising purposes.
TV Guru is yet another browser hijacker designed by notorious MindSpark. This type of malware affects only browsers changing their configuration without users’ permission. Once installed, it sets https://hp.myway.com/ or https://search.myway.com as your primary search provider, injects third-party advertisements, causes redirects to affiliate sites, and collects users’ personal information.
AutoWannaCryV2 Ransomware is a strange ransomware-type virus aimed at English-speaking users that encrypts user files but doesn’t demand ransom. Malefactors spread virus via spam emails with attached malicious file. Following infiltration, the virus launches the dialog box with the countdown timer displaying the encryption process.
5/5 (2) What is Auuahk-Ouuohk Ransomware? Auuahk-Ouuohk Ransomware is a new data kidnapping malware aimed at English-speaking users. Malware like this is mostly distributed via spam emails containing malicious files. Once the victim opens the attached file, the virus starts infecting computer. The encryption process goes unnoticed and once it…
If your browser is repeatedly opening Prizemediayou.com/*** page and then redirects you to some ad site, then your system is infected with adware. Malware like this most often injects in the browser through the bundles with free programs, illegal games you may have downloaded from the Web. Following infiltration, it hijacks browser to change your startup page, fill your browser with pop-up ads, and cause redirects, so that the affected browser visits various affiliate sites.
WonderFull Weather is a browser hijacker that might get on your PC with dubious freeware programs, pirated games, cracks or fake Adobe flash updates. This distribution method is called “bundling”. WonderFull Weather is embedded in the browser as a browser extension and immediately starts to make unwanted modifications without the user’s agreement.
Instagram2Go is a rogue application that allegedly allows watching your Instagram feed directly from the desktop. Aside from this, it is the main culprit responsible for frequent redirects and annoying pop-up advertisements in your browser. For this reason, Instagram2Go is classified as an adware which is meant to generate profits for its developers, but the way it does that is not acceptable.
Mac File Opener is presented as a useful application allowing to open various file types that Mac doesn’t support by default. Actually, it’s PUP developed by infamous PCVark that has also released many similar rogue programs including Mac Tonic, Disk Cleanup Pro, Mac Space Reviver, Duplicates Cleaner, eSecure, Disk Reviver and so on. Like other potentially unwanted programs, Mac File Opener is distributed in conjunction with dubious applications. Users may be asked to install search toolbars or adware programs during installation.