Search.top-arama.com is a browser hijacker that gets installed unnoticed and makes the web browsing unbearable. Once on the system, it aims for browsers and sneaks into as an add-on. Later it will result in substitution of accustomed Google, Yahoo, etc. with its search. We should note that having this page is not dangerous, however that is not to be said about using it.
Locky Ransomware is a recently appeared example of ransomware. The malware cyphers the files with AES encryption code and later on demands ransom in the sum of 0.5 BitCoins in the exchange for the decryption key. In a while, it operates in a way other ransomware threats do – it appears on a systems and looks for files of certain extensions. As some other ransomware viruses, Locky changes names of encrypted files for making the process of retrieving the data more difficult.
Buzzdock is an unwanted browser extension that produces changes in browser conduct. This PUP alters mainly page appearance and the main page and search engines of Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, and Google Chrome. Buzzdock can generate up to 10 ads of different kinds, which is established by EULA. Putting aside the fact that this amount of ads may totally overlay page content, some may find such commercial bombarding useful, since Buzzdock shows the pop-ups and banners pretending to offer discounts and price comparisons.
Nicer Together is an application from Adware.BrowseFox family that brings ads, promoting banners and notifications about bargains to victim’s browser. Adware is capable of infecting all popular browsers – Chrome, Firefox, IE, Microsoft Edge. It’s important to avoid these ads if it’s possible until you remove Nicer Together, as the ads are totally misleading. Their aim is exactly to be clicked so that user will land on a supported by the adware site.
Reimage Repair is a fake system optimization tool developed by Reimage company. The program closely resembles the other of this type, so it easily befools people. The application mimics the functions of real optimizers and even imitates system scans. However, the result is always predictable – Reimage Repair will raise a scare about PC condition.
Next Program is an adware browser extension that no one would probably want to have installed. However, it manages to crawl into browsers under the disguise of shopping add-on. Once installed Next Program will alter your search with showing ads on the top of a search page and display a panel with links relevant to content of the pages you visit.
If you’ve heard of or faced browser hijackers before, then you know how unbearable they can be. Palikan.com is one of hijackers that had a wide spread recently and became pain in the neck for many users. Palikan search gives oneself away immediately after a victim uses it. The search page itself has advertising banners, which doesn’t inspire trust.
WebDiscover is a browser that is deservedly treated as Potentially Unwanted Application. It established this reputation because of its unauthorized method of installation and the malicious effects it has. The browser itself is based on Google Chromium project and is pushed for as a more functional alternative to popular web browsers.
In Windows 10 the Start menu and Cortana are two features through which user conducts almost every operation. These options were well accepted as convenient management centers, but at the same time their malperformance makes using the system problematic.
Discover Treasure is an adware application of ill-famed SuperWeb LLC., that is known for its malware production. Discover Treasure promises free tool for widening user’s browsing experience. It promises to show users the wonders on the Internet, however it doesn’t define ‘wonders’, and instead of providing information that could be valuable or of interest, it bombards users with never-ending ads.