DynamiteArcade is assigned as a Potentially Unwanted Application by many security experts because of the inconveniences the program brings. One of the most annoying and visible activities of DynamiteArcade is generating of pop-ups that are typically either commercials with offers of discount coupons and bargains, or notifications of outdated drivers or system issues.
One day you may launch your browser and notice that there are too many commercials on every page, including those that haven’t ads before. Usually it can be explained by an infection with adware that will annoy you in such manner until you manage to remove it.
Maniihome.com is a domain that operates as a web search. However, it is wise not to trust its results, since they are nothing but disguised links leading to sponsored sites. Promoted by maniihome.com search sources wouldn’t correspond with your search query and may be commercial, advertising, or even malware promotion based.
Apocalypse encryption virus is one of the representatives of ransomware threats. And thus the malicious program operates in the same manner as other ransomware applications do. Just after it manages to crawl into a system, it detects the files of the most popular formats and encrypts them with a strong code. After this procedure the files become inaccessible and a user gets a notification that blocks the screen.
If you’ve noticed Gamesopolis on your browsers, then you should know that it is a malware classified as a potentially unwanted application that brings only troubles. Gamesopolis is promoted as a browser extension that provides access to flash games, some of which are presented on Gamesopolis site, and if a user takes the bait and installs the software, it starts to occupy the browsers with nasty ads.
Appnord.xyz is yet another malicious application responsible for generating pop-ups in your browsers after installation. The program is designed so that it would display different commercials and by this means forward a victim to the sources which content is rarely connected with that on an ad.
When it comes to a choice of the main search engine for a browser, many users prefer to utilize time proven domains. Nevertheless some people tend to try something new and give a chance to unknown sources, which may lead to getting a browser hijacker instead. Browser hijacker is the type of malware that makes certain changes in browser settings: it replaces the home and new tab pages and alters the default search engine.
Don’t be taken in by developers’ words about advantages that the application brings. Though they say that OhMyTabs is created for providing extra content, it is always of unwanted kind. OhMyTabs is a sinister application that will deluge your browser with ads once installed. Every new window or tab will be filled with popups and banners that will encourage you to click them by offering fake updates or discounts.
The Destructsrv.com page is the page that should be avoided as it belongs to browser hijacker, which is a malware that is capable of interventing in your web activity. This intrusive actions include changing of default search engine and main page to destructsrv.com. Alongside with it the malware blocks the settings, so that a user won’t be able to do anything to improve the situation unless he manages to remove Destructsrv.com hijacker.
7ev3n ransomware and its newest version 7ev3n-HONE$T continue to envenom life of their numerous victims all over the world. The threat operates as a typical ransomware with a few peculiarities and changes that were brought by the new release of the malware. When landed on a system, 7ev3n ransomware searches for the files of certain extensions – these are multimedia and document files, which it later encrypts with a unique code.