November, 2017  // Posts published in November, 2017

Deleting Brality.com (Browser Hijacker/PUP)

Nov 3rd 2017 - by Jean-tech in: Blog PC Protection News Tips Virus Removal | 0 Comment

  What is Brality.com? And how does it function? Brality.com functions as a URL redirect page that mislead users to suspicious websites. Whenever you enter “Brality”, you will find yourself on a web page that promotes Search App adware which has been classified as a rogue tool that supposedly accelerates browsing processes. It also has been promoted on other adware networks like AdN

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Obliterating Bad Rabbit Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

Nov 2nd 2017 - by Jean-tech in: Blog PC Protection News Tips Virus Removal | 0 Comment

  After the infamous WannaCry and Petya ransomware come another menacing ransomware infection. A new crypto-malware called “Bad Rabbit” is on the loose and is currently spreading all over the globe at a fast pace. Bad Rabbit ransomware’s attacks were first noticed in Russia and Ukraine and are now making its way across Europe. This is the third cyber attack in a global scale that

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Terminate “Warning: Internet Security Damaged” (Tech Support Scam/Malware)

- by Jean-tech in: Blog PC Protection News Tips Virus Removal | 0 Comment

  What is “Warning: Internet Security Damaged”? For a moment or so you might think that something is seriously wrong with your computer as you see an alert in your computer saying “Warning: Internet Security Damaged”. Nothing is really wrong with your computer as it “Warning: Internet Security Damaged” is a tech support scam except that you might have to check your computer

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Using OneDrive Files On-Demand in Windows 10

- by Jean-tech in: Blog Tips Windows 10 | 0 Comment

OneDrive Files On-Demands helps users obtain access to all the files in OneDrive without having to download and waste your device storage over them. It’s a win-win situation since you won’t lose your files and at the same time it won’t even take up any space on your device storage. Really, it’s so convenient that most users are onboard the OneDrive train and this article will guide you so

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Removing Share Item from Right-Click Context Menu in Windows 10

- by Jean-tech in: Blog Tips Windows 10 | 0 Comment

  A “Share” option was added in Microsoft Edge brought by the Windows 10 Creators Update that allows users to share any link with their friends or loved ones via email, Facebook, Twitter and more. And in the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, Microsoft has improved this feature. So if you are one of the users who recently installed the Windows 10 v1709 then you should see the “Shar

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How to Remove Private-seeking.com (Browser Hijacker)

Nov 1st 2017 - by Jean-tech in: Blog Tips | 0 Comment

  What is Private-seeking.com? And how does it work? Private-seeking.com is an unreliable search engine which is widely distributed in software packages and can sneak its way into your system without you noticing which is why it is categorized as a browser hijacker by security experts. It can hijack Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer and other kinds of browsers and trigge

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How to Get Rid of Cloud Packager Miner (Trojan)

- by Jean-tech in: Blog PC Protection News Tips Virus Removal | 0 Comment

What is Cloud Packager Miner? And how does it work? Cloud Packager Miner is a Trojan horse designed to mine digital currency such as Bitcoins, Monero, Dashcoint, etc. by exploiting the compromised PC’s GPU and CPU processing power. Technically, digital mining is not really an illegal activity however lots of cyber crooks are using malicious programs in the pursuit of mining digital currency.

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Deleting COM Surrogate Virus (Trojan)

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

  What is COM Surrogate Virus? And how does it function? COM Surrogate virus is also known as Dllhost.exe 32 COM surrogate virus. This seemingly harmless program is actually a nasty Trojan horse that has been actively spreading for a while now. Once it invades your system, it modifies some of your system settings and begins dangerous tasks in your computer. One of this Trojan’s key fe

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Enable or Disable Power Throttling in Windows 10

- by Jean-tech in: Blog Tips Windows 10 | 0 Comment

A new power-saving technology has been introduced by Windows 10 v1709 called Power Throttling. One of the unique and useful feature of this technology is it still gives users access to any powerful multitasking abilities as it improves the battery life by running background work in a power-efficient means. This article will teach you how to enable or disable it if you don’t find it that useful.

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What to do if Pre-Installed Apps are Missing After Windows 10 Update

- by Jean-tech in: Blog Tips Windows 10 | 0 Comment

If you found that all your default pre-installed Windows Store apps have suddenly disappeared right after you recently installed a Windows 10 Update, then read on as this post will show you how to get them back. A number of users have also experienced the same problem when they upgraded to the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update. To recover those missing pre-installed apps, here are a couple of opt

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