Category: Security

How do I block site at Chrome after I allowed it?

Change Chrome settings for all sites: STEP 1.On your computer, open Chrome. STEP 2.At the top right, click More and then Settings. STEP 3.At the bottom, click Advanced. STEP 4.Under “Privacy and security,” click...

Bandoo

Remove Bandoo (potentially unwanted software)

Bandoo stands for a special extension for your browser. It reports of itself as the program which can enhance your browsing experience while you use applications like Windows Live Messenger, Yahoo mail, Hotmail, Gmail...

Video_hd.zip files contain video_hd.exe virus infection

Video_hd.zip files contain video_hd.exe virus infection

There are many online links today ending with video_hd.zip or possibly even video_hd.exe. The odds are that the majority of them are extremely malicious. What’s really dangerous is when one clicks them and executes...

WebCake adware

WebCake adware (uninstall instructions)

This is the story of successful removal of WebCake adware program from your computer. So, if your computer and browser got attacked by WebCake trojan, this means you will begin receiving a lot of...

Smileys We Love

Smileys We Love Toolbar. How to uninstall it

The toolbar called “Smileys We Love” is actually a potentially unwanted software. Generally, it can be distributed through other free software downloads. As soon as it is successfully installed the “Smileys We Love” toolbar...

Shipment Label.exe virus removal

Shipment Label.exe virus removal

There’s a serious virus these days that is crossing the web. It is spread through spam emails with dangerous attachments supposedly coming from various postal delivery companies, such as USPS, UPS, DHL, Fedex, etc....

Remove ‘this is a very nice photo of you’ Skype virus

Remove ‘this is a very nice photo of you’ Skype virus

Believe us, if you ever get a message in Skype that says ‘this is a very nice photo of you‘ then it’s not worthy of clicking the link that follows after this message. The...

Worm.Dorkbot attacks Skype these days. Beware!

Worm.Dorkbot attacks Skype these days. Beware!

Skype these days is being massively attacked by a serious malware called Worm.Dorkbot. So, this virus gets spread via infected Skype acount and sends malicious links to all those who are in the Contacts...

Remove Trojan:JS/Febipos.A virus

Remove Trojan:JS/Febipos.A virus

Trojan:JS/Febipos.A is a serious virus that spread all over the world these days. So, why do we consider this malware as dangerous? This infection can use your Facebook profile in order to post, like...

Fake BBB email scam & fraud campaign is now on

Fake BBB email scam & fraud campaign is now on

It has been noticed recently that hackers and online scammers use various tactics to reach their evil plots. They invent new methods of attacking users. Today they often use the good name of BBB...

Fake Windows Firewall you should beware of

Fake Windows Firewall you should beware of

Right now there are many rogue security applications that claim to have the features of Windows Firewall. In fact, they occasionally replace legitimate security firewall programs integrated into Windows operating system. Users should be...

Fake USPS emails spread malware these days

Fake USPS emails spread malware these days

Right now many computers worldwide suffer because of a serious virus that is being spread via fake United States Postal Service e-mails (fake USPS emails). This virus is implanted into special attachment with .zip,...

Remove Worm:Win32/Cridex.E virus

Remove Worm:Win32/Cridex.E virus

What is Worm:Win32/Cridex.E? This is the virus that is extremely dangerous for your system. It has the following variants (aliases) – Trojan-Dropper.Win32.Dapato.bjnm according to Kaspersky Labs and Troj/Bredo-ZD according to Sophos Labs. The degree...

Worm:Win32/Phorpiex.M virus removal

Worm:Win32/Phorpiex.M virus removal

Worm:Win32/Phorpiex.M is a serious virus that strikes computers these days. Be very careful with it. This is how Microsoft Security Essentials detects it. Actually, you will not probably see the windows with such virus...

Beware of fake UPS Express Services emails

Beware of fake UPS Express Services emails

This post has the intention to warn our readers about the danger of receiving fake UPS Express Services emails. They have certain attachment that contains the virus file. Opening it and executing the archived...

Chitka popup ads

How to get rid of Chitka popup ads

Chitka popup ads that some users encounter on their computers are not associated with Chitika, the legitimate online advertising company. What is Chitka then? In fact, we don’t even know anything about such company,...

Worm:Win32/Dorkbot.A (a.k.a. Trojan.Win32.Scar.drih) virus removal

Worm:Win32/Dorkbot.A (a.k.a. Trojan.Win32.Scar.drih) virus removal

This post is to warn our users about an old type of infection, which is surely still active these days. This malware is named (classified) by various security labs differently, but generally this can...

Beware of Skype worm (virus) that spreads via ow.ly links

Beware of Skype worm (virus) that spreads via ow.ly links

We regret to notify our users and blog readers about a new infection that sends massive unsolicited spam, once the machine is infected. The source of the infection is contained in malicious http://ow.ly links....

security_scanner.exe – file that may by infected

security_scanner.exe – file that may by infected

It has been noticed recently that fake Microsoft Security Essential Alerts are being actively spread around the cyber space. In the past we’ve already explained to you how exactly they look like. These days...

Spyware.IEMonster virus (trojan). How to remove it

Spyware.IEMonster virus (trojan). How to remove it

Spyware.IEMonster, which is also referred to as Spyware.IEMonster.b, stands for the browser hijacker that is extremely dangerous for your PC. As soon as this dangerous software infiltrates your PC a user would face slow...

Beware of Win32/Phorpiex virus and the ways is spreads malware

Beware of Win32/Phorpiex virus and the ways is spreads malware

Win32/Phorpiex stands for a family of worms that are distributed through removable drives and IM (instant messaging) programs. These worms also permit backdoor access and control. The presence of this malware may be evidence...

Beware of fake calls from Microsoft Support Team

Beware of fake calls from Microsoft Support Team

There is an ever-increasing tendency today of fake calls allegedly coming from Microsoft to be initiated by some online frauds who want to gain remove access over computers of users to whom the calls...

How to fix “open with…” problem after virus removal

How to fix “open with…” problem after virus removal

Often users whose systems were once infected by malware and then successfully cleaned by some security software have a serious problem of running (launching) any applications. They simply cannot start any program, which is...