June, 2018  // Posts published in June, 2018

Delete ThePresidentSays Redirect (Browser Hijacker/PUP)

Jun 29th 2018 - by Jean-tech in: Blog PC Protection News Virus Removal | 0 Comment

What is ThePresidentSays redirect? And how does it work? ThePresidentSays is a Google Chrome browser extension designed by Mindspark Interactive. This browser extension claims to provide users with the latest news and update from the President and is supposed to help users find out what the President is saying right now. Aside from that it supposedly offers convenient web search, homepage, and

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How to Erase Websrch.mobi (Browser Hijacker/PUP)

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

What is Websrch.mobi? And how does it work? Websrch.mobi is a browser extension created by AirFind Corporation. It works on several browsers like Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome and more. It works as a search engine that supposedly provides users with improved web searches. It offers links to several search engines like Bing and Google Search. Websrch.mobi may look like a typi

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Fix “A media driver your computer needs is missing” Error in Windows 10

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

Through a system update, Microsoft has been trying to minimize its users’ dependency on installation media like DVD, USB, CD, and so on. Although a lot of users nowadays opt to upgrade Windows 10 directly via a system update, there are still other ones who prefer to use installation media in updating their operating system. Recently, a number of users who still uses installation media hav

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How to Remove Any Search Manager (Browser Hijacker/PUP)

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What is Any Search Manager? And how does it function? Any Search Manager is a questionable browser extension that belongs to the Safe Finder group – a bunch of browser hijackers. It is supposed to function as a search engine and claims to make users’ online searches a lot easier. However, there are several reports online from users who refer to this browser extension as a “virus” as the

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Uninstalling browseAndPlay Search (Adware/PUP)

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What is browseAndPlay Search? And how does it work? browseAndPlay Search is a browser extension offered by njoyapps.com and is supposed to work as a search tool with a twist as it claims to work in the same places where users like to search “so there’s no extra effort needed” for them to search and play online games at the same time. Users are also offered various genres of games for free

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How to Obliterate Scarab dan@cock.email Ransomware

Jun 28th 2018 - by Jean-tech in: Blog PC Protection News Virus Removal | 0 Comment

What is Scarab dan@cock.email ransomware? And how does it implement its attack? There seems to be no stopping to the increasing numbers of Scarab’s variants as a new one has been released yet again. This new strain is dubbed as Scarab dan@cock.email ransomware as it appends the extension .dan@cock.email to the files it encrypts. So far there are no other notable changes in this variant as do

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Get Rid of Searchinspired.com (Browser Hijacker/PUP)

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What is Searchinspired.com? And how does it work? Searchinspired.com is a browser extension developed by Cro-Bit Ltd. It is a program that claims to improve the browsing experience of users and make it convenient by providing them with quick access links to popular websites such as Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram and many more. Although it seems useful as you no longer have to type in the

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Wipe Out BansomQare Manna Ransomware (Crypto-Malware/Ransomware)

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

What is BansomQare Manna ransomware? And how does it execute its attack? BansomQare Manna ransomware is a file-encrypting threat designed to lock important data in an infected computer. This crypto-virus appears to be a new variant of “Bansomqare Wanna” which was first discovered not too long ago. Once it drops its malicious payload on a targeted machine, it will add more malicious files an

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Deleting Taboola Ads (Adware/PUP)

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What is Taboola Ads? And how does it work? Taboola Ads or simply Taboola, is a content recommendation network that provides ads on various popular websites these days. Some of this program’s publishers are Aol, NBC, MSN or The Weather Channel. Here’s a description of the program by the developers of Taboola: “Taboola recommends editorial and sponsored content across many of the world

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How to Remove Searchgrmm.com (Browser Hijacker/PUP)

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

What is Searchgrmm.com? And how does it function? Searchgrmm.com is yet another dubious browser extension created by Polarity Technologies Ltd. It is previously known as “SaferBrowser” but was rebranded, hence, it became Searchgrmm.com. It supposed to function as a search engine that claims to provide users with improved search results in order to improve their browsing experience. If you i

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