Opening a browser and seeing the Search.mediatab.tv page as the main one is a mark of computer infection that is known as MediaTab.TV browser hijacker. Though at the beginning it may seem that the page is a normal search engine, however this impression shatters soon after a victim performs a search query.
Web Timer is a browser extension that can be downloaded from Chrome Web Store, though there are many complaints on the product. Though the description says that the application allows to track the time spent on the Internet, in fact it is a malware. Due to the reviews many users experience, the extension does perform the stated functions, but also brings certain problems.
Nuesearch.com browser hijacker is a potentially unwanted application that anyone would like to get rid of right after installation. The reason behind such attitude lies in the adverse conduct of the malware. First of all, the hijacker changes the main page, new tab page and default search engine to nuesearch.com.
Many people make search queries every day without realizing how an improper search engine may spoil browsing experience. There are several well-known domain, that the majority of people use, but also there are less popular pages that claim to provide the same or even better services. Unluckily, some of them belong to malware threats that are called browser hijackers.
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of pop-ups that are typically either commercials with offers of discount coupons and bargains, or notifications of outdated drivers or system issues.
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.