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Wipe Out Network Security Breach (Tech Support Scam/Adware)

Oct 17th 2017 - by Jean-tech in: Blog PC Protection News Tips | 0 Comment

  What is Network Security Breach? Network Security Breach is a new tech support scam roaming the web. It belongs to the Trojan group of tech support scams. Network Security Breach displays a fake Windows Update screen as you can see on the illustration above. The fake Windows Update screen is followed by an error message stating that your computer was deactivated because of a network s

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Deleting the Eorezo Virus (Adware)

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

  What is Eorezo? And how does it behave? Eorezo is an adware infection that breaks into the system through an application or a browser infection or an add-on. Once installed, it displays all kinds of advertisements on a browser. Although it isn’t considered to be a complex virus, its persistent behavior and suspicious features raise security concerns. The data breach in the Equifa

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Terminate the Unknown System Failure Scam (Tech Support Scam/Adware)

Oct 16th 2017 - by Jean-tech in: Blog PC Protection News Tips | 0 Comment

  What is the Unknown System Failure scam? Unknown System Failure scam is nothing but a fake alert with the intent of deceiving users – making them believe that there is some kind of a system failure in their computer systems.  Unknown System Failure scam is a web browser advertisement users usually encounter after they click on a suspicious link. When you encounter the Unknown Sy

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How to Terminate Possible Suspicious Activity (Tech Support Scam/Adware)

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

What is Possible Suspicious Activity? Possible Suspicious Activity is yet another browser-based tech support scam. You can find it in any browser like Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer, Microsoft Edge, and other browsers. This new tech support scam seems to be a lot more elaborated compared to other ones which scares users with the Zeus virus and Facebook login, email accoun

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Uninstalling PCProtect (PUP)

Oct 13th 2017 - by Jean-tech in: Blog PC Protection News Tips | 0 Comment

  What is PCProtect? And how does it work? PCProtect is presented as the “ultimate antivirus” that offers real-time protection and has versions for Android devices, Amazon Fire, Blackberry, Chromebook, Google Nexus, Microsoft Surface, iPhone, iPad, Windows, and tablets. Unlike other legitimate and reputable antivirus programs, PCProtect does not offer any free trial. Users can only

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Get Rid of Microsoft Corporation Has Blocked Your PC Fake Alert (Tech Support Scam/Adware)

Oct 11th 2017 - by Jean-tech in: Blog PC Protection News Tips | 0 Comment

What is Microsoft Corporation Has Blocked Your PC Fake Alert? Microsoft Corporation Has Blocked Your PC Fake Alert, as the name suggests, is a fake alert that spreads on browsers. Microsoft Corporation Has Blocked Your PC Fake Alert is usually displayed on malicious websites and should not be trusted. Security experts stated that fake alerts such as this one are merely tactics that relies o

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Eliminate HappyCrypter Ransomware (Crypto-Malware)

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

  What is HappyCrypter Ransomware? HappyCrypter ransomware is an encryption Trojan with the ability to leave files inaccessible after encrypting them. This new crypto-malware was recently discovered and was observed in an online antivirus platform which is often used by cyber criminals to test their newly developed threats and find out if antivirus programs can detect them. There ar

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How to Fix the mfpmp.exe Error in Windows 10

Oct 7th 2017 - by Jean-tech in: Blog Fix PC Free News PC Protection News Tips Windows 10 | 0 Comment

Lately, a couple of users reported that they weren’t able to transfer videos from their PCs to their mobile devices and got Media Foundation Protected Pipeline (mfpmp.exe) EXE stopped working error message instead. If you’re one of these users facing this problem right now, then this post is for you. To fix Media Foundation Protected Pipeline EXE stopped working error, follow the given

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How to Fix Error 0xc101009b (0xc00d4e85) in Windows 10

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

Have you ever encountered an error stating that: “Can’t play. Another app is controlling your sound at the moment. To listen here, close that app and try again. Error 0xc101009b (0xc00d4e85)”?  If so, then read on as this post will help you fix the error. You usually encounter this error when playing media in your Windows Media Player, Groove app or the Film & TV app on your Wind

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How to Fix Games Loading Slow on Windows 10

Oct 4th 2017 - by Jean-tech in: Blog Easy PC Repair Fix PC Free News PC Protection News Windows 10 | 0 Comment

Most gamers have probably come across a problem where a game fails to load correctly when it comes down to Windows PC video games. This isn’t something new and is not a surprise since Windows 10 PC is composed of several components so anything can really go wrong. For a lot of PC gamers, most of them tend to have an error-free gaming experience but unluckily for some, they don’t have the same

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