Motheremutand.info is a malicious domain responsible for annoying pop-up windows in your browser. This page may randomly pop up in your browser asking you to enable notifications and if you do it, your browser will be cluttered with various ads prompting you to visit some sites or download shady software. Also, it tracks your personal data like IP address, browser activity history, search results and other information concerning your activity in the web browser.
PDF Tycoon is a nasty domain belonging to the malware that is known as browser hijacker. If your system is infected with the threat, you will soon be aware of it. Since, as the name of the hazard implies, it affects browser setting. The first thing that you will spot is the change of the homepage – your browser will open PDF Tycoon with the launch and use it as the main search engine.
Mac Optimizer is a rogue software claiming to improve computer’s performance and clean up your Mac from junk. This app only pretends to detect errors that probably don’t even exist, moreover, to fix the ones user will have to buy a license. Therefore, we don’t recommend you to use Mac Optimizer, as it’s a useless program that does literally nothing.
Many browser hijackers employ the same principle of masquerading their activities to a search engine. And we should agree that this technique works pretty fine – people who notice a new main page that looks like a trustworthy search domain, as a rule, do not rush to change it back and usually give a new source a chance. But though Bestsearch.live page design may have credibility on you, we warn you that it belongs to the hijacker of the same name.
Search.xyz is so-called “browser hijacker” that modifies browser configuration without the user noticing. This is done to make the user use https://search.xyz/ web page as a primary search provider. In reality, it’s just a usual page with the search box that redirects all your search queries to Bing.com. More than that, it injects 3-rd party advertisements into the browser reducing browsing experience and computer’s performance.
CommonRansom is a typical ransomware virus and if you are not familiar with such type of malware, you should know that this is a dangerous virus that encrypts data on the infected computer and then demands a ransom. Although the ransom amount is not large = 0.1 BTC (~ $625.38), we still advise you not to pay them. The point is, a lot of people fall into the trap of this type of scam. There are a lot of cases where cybercriminals do not help their victims, even if they pay up.
If you are experiencing constant redirects to https://goto-searchitnow.global.ssl.fastly.net/v1/hostedsearch?aid=*** which in turn leads you to Yahoo search engine, then you have browser hijacker installed. This malware is created for advertising purposes and link promotion. Following infiltration, it takes over the browser, corrupts its configuration restricting access to the browser’s settings.
GANDCRAB 5.0.5 is a new version of the virus that kidnaps data on the infected computer and then demands money for them. This is the fifth version of GANDCRAB ransomware which has improved features to bypass installed anti-malware programs. Although this is updated variant, the main purpose has remained the same – data encryption as a way of blackmail.
Similar Photo Cleaner is a bogus software which main aim is to flood your system with sponsored advertisements. This threat hijacks all of your web browsers on Mac computers, whether it is Safari, Google Chrome, or Mozilla Firefox. Once installed, it corrupts the browser’s settings in such a way that user will face a huge amount of intrusive pop-up ads.
If you are seeing https://wcontentdelivery.info/LHXEZ?tag_id=*** page preventing you from browsing, then you have adware program installed. This page may randomly pop up in your browser asking you to enable notifications and if you do it, your browser will be filled with various ads prompting you to visit some sites or download fake software updates. Most of the advertisement leads you to suspicious domains and far from safe websites where you can get infected with some other adware or malware.