June, 2017  // Posts published in June, 2017

How to Eradicate Onclkds.com Pop-up Ads

Jun 30th 2017 - by Jean-tech in: Blog Virus Removal | 0 Comment

What to know about the Onclkds.com If you keep redirected to or seeing the onclkds.com pop-ups every time you surf the Net with the internet browsers like the Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Microsoft Edge, then possibly your personal computer is infected with ‘ad-supported’ software or also known as adware from the big malware family. Once it gets inside, it may inst

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Get Rid of the Searchtab.win (searchtab.win/search) Virus Hijacker

- by Jean-tech in: Blog Virus Removal | 0 Comment

If you are recently regularly dealing with  intrusive pop-up Ads and redirects you can conclude that it is this searchtab.win virus is the cause behind it. The searchtab.win application is well known for such behavior and the many are seeking a way to eliminate the virus. This type of programs is labeled as an Adware and is specifically designed for a strictly comm

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How to Remove Search.searchtg.com (PUP/ Browser Hijacker)

- by Jean-tech in: Blog Virus Removal | 0 Comment

About the Search.searchtg.com infection Search.searchtg.com is another browser hijacker that is normally bundled together with freeware and shareware. Once you notice it appearing on your screen when you open your browser, you may start to worry and  you need to pay more attention to how you install free software. Typically, hijackers travel together with program bundled with it, so either avo

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How to Remove $ucyLocker Ransomware

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$ucyLocker ransomware is an encryption Trojan virus that appends .WINDOWS file extension to your original files’ names. This new ransomware is a variant of the HiddenTear. HiddenTear is an open source platform that was created way back in 2015 for “educational purposes”, however, cyber criminals found a way to exploit this open source program to create infections like the $ucyLocker ransomwa

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How to Remove CryForMe Ransomware

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CryForMe is yet another ransomware-type of infection which first emerged on June 14, 2017. CryForMe was developed through the HiddenTear open source program that is also commonly used by other ransomware. According to our researchers, CryForMe is still on its developmental stage and imitates the WannaCry ransomware which was famous for quite some time due to the damage it has done to many users.

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How to Remove Avboost (PUP)

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Avboost is a recently developed application that claims to boost users’ computer experience, making management easier and adds a security layer to provide your computer with extra security features. It may be promoted like a useful program, but don’t let those flowery words fool you. Avboost is actually a deceptive program created by WeMonetize and is an ad-supported program that collects and

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How to Remove Petya Ransomware

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Another ransomware is out and making its comeback, causing havoc to many users. This latest ransomware is called Petya ransomware. Petya functions as a ransomware-type of infection which was first discovered in 2016. Apparently, its developers decided to recover and release the ransomware by the end of June, 2017 and since then had attacked 12,000 machines over 65 countries. This ransomware came f

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How to Eliminate Scarab Ransomware (Trojan)

Jun 29th 2017 - by Jean-tech in: Blog Virus Removal | 0 Comment

What is Scarab Ransomware? The Scarab Ransomware is a typical encryption ransomware Trojan that was discovered on June 13, 2017 which is definitely new. The Scarab Ransomware is one of the currently  active HiddenTear variants. HiddenTear, is an open source ransomware Trojan first released in year  2015 which has spawned countless threat variants since its code was made easily available to ama

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Eliminating the Qipapp Ads (Adware/PUP)

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What is Qipapp Ads?     QIPApp is another adware program that primarily shows Russian ads and redirects to malicious and suspicious domains. This potentially unwanted program or also known as the PUP is typically installed together with freeware or shareware or simply through free downloads. Once it gets inside the system, it simply alters browsers settings in order to delive

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How to Find Registry Keys Quickly using the Address Bar in Windows 10

- by Jean-tech in: Blog Easy PC Repair Windows 10 | 0 Comment

Windows 10 offered us the “Windows as a service” model that is characterized by a series of software updates and a growing list of the operating system’s features. However, there are still some parts of the system like some of the Windows applications and components that is still kept as it is no matter for so many years. For instance, WordPad, this application was not even altered for one b

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