A LOCKME Ransomware is a file encryptor. It codes all files on your PC and adds to file a .lockme suffix. All files are usually targeted by a virus and after encryption opened in coded unreadable form. Besides that, the virus creates and opens the text file, where shows operations to decode user's files, by the bitcoin payloads.
As well as others similar hijackers, such as Chromesearch.win or Chromesearch.club, Chromesearch.online is an malicious software, called "hijacker". It hazard a popular browsers, for example Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, IE, and Safari and redirect a browser to alternative homepage and a search service. As result, a browser starts to provide not relevant results with high number of advertisement.
ScanGuard is a fake antivirus that imitate removing of viruses. Such type of software usually called "badware". In fact this useless program can log users personal information. Also after analyzing of system mistakes or viruses that ScanGuard finds it offers to fix all problems, but after you will have bought a license. Since, there are no guarantees that after purchasing a full version of the product you will solve a problems with viruses and bugs, we don’t recommend to save your money and time. If you have issues with uninstalling the program, use this easy article to remove ScanGuard
Search.searchwti.com is an adware program called "browser hijacker". It redirects browser to new homepage and a search engine. The pursuit of such activities is to promote advertisement to user. A virus usually targets a most popular browsers, such as Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, IE, and Safari. Search.searchwti.com use information about all visited pages in a browser, and starts to show a sites of own sponsors in search results.
Chromesearch.info is classified as an adware program called "browser hijacker". It alters a homepage and a search engine on Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, IE, and Safari. As result, a browser starts to show not actually results with high number of injected advertisement. Chromesearch.info analyses all visited pages in a browser, and starts to insert a third-party sites in search results, despite a search service is presented as "The search engine that respects your privacy". Usually that sites are full of commercial offers and haven't any useful content. In result it is difficult to find any result in an infected PC.
"Waiting for comet.yahoo.com" message in the lower left corner of the windows is a main symptom that your system infected by adware service. It imitates a legal search provider. In fact, this service is a browser hijacker that is developed to promote third-party sites. The threat changes browser homepage and the default search engine to comet.yahoo.com. In addition, it blocks other search domains, so a user is forced to use only this one.
PDFConverterHQ Toolbar is presented as a tool that can convert .doc files to .pdf in Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, IE, Safari. However instead a useful options it brings only problems to the user who installed it. The browser extension not only adds the toolbar to a browser, but also changes its settings. This includes another homepage, which becomes an unknown and malware search domain. Besides, a victim of the malware may notice a high amount of ads that will start to appear on every visited page. Both advertisement and newly set search engine has the same purpose - to redirect a user on a partner source.
A Rapid ransomware is a dangerous virus, which may cause many troubles for users. The malware program, also called file encryptor, firstly codes all existing files such a documents, photos, videos, etc on your PC and adds to filenames a .rapid extension. Files with next extensions: JPG, MP4, DOC, DOCX, PDF, ZIP, MSI, MP3, TAR.GZ, TXT are opened in coded unreadable form. While a virus is on PC - it is very dangerous. Beside existing files, Rapid ransomware can encode all new files, that you try to copy on infected system. Unfortunately, antiviruses sometimes miss the moment of infection, and there are no universal tools capable of restoring all files, encrypted by a Rapid ransomware. Cybercriminals usually not send decrypted data back to victims, so we urged you not to pay them if they offer it. Our advice is creating back up of all important data on your PC to prevent damage from a virus. Rapid ransomware is very similar to GlobeImposter but unlike other, it can encrypt new files. In our guide, we will subscribe how to remove Rapid ransomware and decrypt .rapid or .paymeme files.
Distero.com is a browser hijacker, which infiltrates Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, IE, and Safari. Developers claims, that their service as ad network "Adsteroid". In fact, it is an adware program and it can show to user a great number of advertisements and sponsored annoyed links. Besides, Distero.com can analyse a users internet activity and use this information for showing commercials, concerned with keywords. Sometimes virus affects browser settings, so user can't change a homepage http://Distero.com/ on another. Also a adware network engine works very slow, sometimes it shows error messages in the browser. Our advice to remove Distero.com redirect from your PC before it cause waste time when you use an Internet browser.
MyShopcoupon, which infiltrates mostly a macOS is a malware program. This program changes a homepage in every new tab of Google Chrome, Safari or Mozilla Firefox, and redirects a browser to badware search engine, which can work on own code. A purpose of this operations is to add in search results more annoyed advertisement. MyShopcoupon (Mac) hijacker provides not relevant results in search queries. Some search results can have links, that leads to downloading malware extensions or programs. MyShopcoupon (Mac) stores information about user's search keywords and after time inserts partners adware links in a search results. Unfortunately, when users tries to get rid of hijacker, this operation is blocked by Windows Group Policies. MyShopcoupon (Mac) can operate on Windows XP, Vista/7, 8/8.1, Windows 10. If you don't know how to remove MyShopcoupon (Mac), you can read our step-by-step instruction on this page.