Trovi.com hijacker, or Trovi.com redirect virus, is a malware that a rare user is able to tolerate. For many victims the malware appears as intruder that occupies all installed browsers, whether it is Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Opera, Microsoft Edge or Internet Explorer. The actions taken by the hijacker include the change of the main page and search engine with the following blocking of the settings adjustment.
Mystartsearch.com is a search engine that supports a browser hijacker with the same name. By the way this page looks, by its minimalistic design and links to popular websites, the hijacker tries to anchor on the system. Nevertheless, many users make attempts to remove Mystartsearch.com as soon as they perform a search query in it. The search domain provides twisted results but tries to hide it, convincing a user to visit dubious resources.
The name ‘svchost’ stands for ‘Service Host’, and as it suggests, svchost.exe is a system process responsible for operating and managing Windows processes. Being so important for, scvhost.exe runs on the background all the time, but sometimes it has negative consequences, as many duplicates of the process appear in Task Manager, and each of them may consume a great amount of resources, even when there are not so many programs launched.
TV Time wins its audience by offering the services it doesn’t really provide. Mostly it attracts users who are interested in watching videos online, as it promises to allow to watch movies from numerous sources with an option of dimming the lights. For even more trustworthiness of the application, the site has an assurance about program’s safety confirmed by Norton Web Safe.
WizzScreen is distributed as an application alternative for in-built system screen customizers. After the installation the application adds a toolbar to the right lower corner of the desktop that has several icons, like brightness adjustment, screen modes, and personalization options.
Dregol.com is a page that in its look closely resembles the google search page with the only difference that Dregol.com has advertisements. This detail should strike as suspicious, as well as the fact that usually the page installs itself as the main without user’s permission. And these are exactly the attributes of a browser hijacker.
Treasure Track is a malware that throws dust in people’s eyes being described as a browser extension that improves the impression of Internet surfing. But despite all assurances Treasure track only fakes advertisements to bring more people on affiliate websites.
Luckysearches.com is a browser hijacker that installs itself as a homepage to provide advertisements and links to push on its affiliate sources. After the successful integration to Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, or Mozilla Firefox, the hijacker sets itself as a main page and search engine with no opportunity for user to change the settings back.
Web Bar is a malware that simulates a toolbar that is added to the top of your desktop. The toolbar is not only bulky, it also stays on the top of any window you open. The toolbar consists of a search bar allowing to perform search in Bing, and several quick-access buttons.
Best Price Ninja application is presented by its creators as a handy helper in online shopping, it promises to search the net for best deals and deliver a user with coupons and discount offers. So, by this disguise BestPriceNinja adware slithers into the victims’ systems.