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Uninstall Amigo Browser (PUP/Adware)

Aug 23rd 2017 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Virus Removal | 0 Comment

What is Amigo? And how does it work? Amigo is a questionable browser advertised as a powerful web browser with built-in social networks. This browser is developed by Mail.Ru Group. What these developers didn’t tell you is that it is both an adware and a potentially unwanted program. Although this ad-supported program mainly targets Russian users, it does not mean that you won’t be encounter

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Terminating MoonCryptor Ransomware

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What is MoonCryptor ransomware? And how does it function? MoonCryptor is a ransomware Trojan infection developed using the HiddenTear open source platform. This is a new file-encrypting threat discovered on August 17, 2017. This shouldn’t be mistaken for the M0on ransomware released way back in November 2016. You can get infected by this malware by opening attachments from spam emails and cli

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Getting Rid of Globallysearch.com (Browser Hijacker/PUP)

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What is Globallysearch.com? Globallysearch.com is a browser extension which turned out to be a browser hijacker. It is classified as such because of the way it sneakily attaches itself to browsers and how it immediately alters their settings after doing so. Not only is it a browser hijacker but also a potentially unwanted program that could cause potential harm to your computer. After the hijac

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How to Eliminate Blocking Ransomware

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What is Blocking ransomware? Blocking ransomware is a new variant of the BTCWare ransomware family which has been active since April 2017. Blocking ransomware emerged on the first week of August 2017 and seems to have the same source code as other BTCWare variants, making it as dangerous as can be. Aside from the similarities in the source code of the malware, this ransomware also carries out t

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Get Rid of Isasus (Adware)

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What is Isasus? And how does it work? Isasus is a Google Chrome extension that may look like a reliable and useful tool but the truth is, it’s not. In fact, it is categorized as an adware program which is solely dedicated to delivering you ads and flooding your browser with them whenever you browse the internet. If installed, Isasus will alter your Google Chrome’s settings so that the searc

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How to Set up Shared PC Mode in Windows 10

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  What is shared PC mode? Windows 10 shared PC mode is a useful tool that optimizes shared use scenarios such as touchdown spaces in en enterprise as well as temporary customer use in retail. Through the release of Windows 10 version 1607, Windows 10 now supports this tool which is a configuration option that lets administrators set up their organization’s desktops for multiple user a

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Removing Vudu Search (Browser Hijacker/PUP)

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What is Vudu Search? And what are its capabilities? Vudu Search is a browser extension that only supports Google Chrome browser. Due to its peculiarities, Vudu Search is classified as both a browser hijacker and a potentially unwanted program. This extension claims to enable you to switch your browser’s default search engine. This questionable site is advertised on install.vudusearch.com, whi

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Terminating Bitshifter Ransomware

Aug 22nd 2017 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Virus Removal | 0 Comment

What is Bitshifter ransomware? And how does this malware function? Bitshifter ransomware is a newly developed file-encrypting threat which appears to be under development and created by independent group of con artists. Unlike other similar threats, Bitshifter is quite different since it attacks the virtual community with only a plain HTTP text command instead of its independent GUI. This malwa

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How to Eliminate prepareupdate.safeforsearch.stream (Adware/Trojan/Malware)

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What is the prepareupdate.safeforsearch.stream? prepareupdate.safeforsearch.stream is one of the sudden alerts you have encountered in your browser, and these are related to distribution of many scary notifications through many popular browsers. The aim of such pop-ups is to infect your computer and eventually the entire system with a lot of other totally useless utilities, most likely fairly cla

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How to Get Rid of Search.htheweathercenter.co (Browser Hijacker/PUP)

Aug 19th 2017 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Computer Help Pc Protection Virus Removal | 0 Comment

What is Search.htheweathercenter.co? Search.htheweathercenter.co is another questionable search engine which floods users with many ads. It claims to offer you weather news, updates and the likes. Aside from that, it offers you different links to popular sites like Amazon, Gmail, Yahoo, YouTube, and many more. Unsurprisingly, it is developed by Polarity Technologies – a company known to spawn

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