CrossBrowser

CrossBrowser

CrossBrowser is a potentially unwanted program (PUP) which accesses the operating system alongside freeware programs, including PicColor, VuuPC, WordProser, and some others. The CrossBrowser program is an Internet browser based on the Chromium platform, which means that the interface of the browser is very similar to Google Chrome, which very often confuses computer users. Our team at Anti-Spyware-101.com recommends that you remove CrossBrowser from the computer, and, if you are not familiar with the characteristics of this program, keep on reading to find out why you should not delay removing it from your PC. Read more »

Webalta.ru

What would you do if your browsers were modified without your permission? You probably would try to fix the problem. Unfortunately, removing Webalta.ru from the browsers and the operating system requires time, knowledge, and skills. The problem is that many computer users give up thinking that nothing can be done. What is worse, users start trusting this infection and using it as a regular search tool. This is about the worst thing that you can do because any browser hijacker is an infection that can put your virtual security at serious risk. Because most hijackers are created to mimic reputable search tools, users often see no harm in using them, but that is not the case. Do you want to learn what kinds of problems you will risk facing if you do not eliminate this hijacker? If you do, continue reading. Read more »

CantMissCoupons

CantMissCoupons

Remove CantMissCoupons as soon as you can if you have already detected this program on your system because it is known to be an advertising-supported application (adware). In other words, it shows various commercial advertisements (e.g. pop-ups, interstitial ads, video-targeted ads, etc.) only even if it promises to help you to save money at such online stores as Expedia, Walmart, Best Buy, eBay, Amazon, and others. Well, you might really notice that CantMissCoupons provides you with coupons and promotional codes. Some of them might work, but it is still very risky to click on them. The main reason why we do not recommend doing that is the fact that they can redirect you to untrustworthy websites. You might also end up on the website that looks like a decent online store, but you will never receive your item after you pay money. Do not forget that it is possible to click on advertisements accidentally, which means that it is not enough to simply ignore them. According to the researchers working at anti-spyware-101.com, it would be best if you eliminate CantMissCoupons. It is the only way to stop ads from appearing. Read more »

OnePCOptimizer

OnePCOptimizer

OnePCOptimizer is a program that usually indicates the existence of other infections because, as research shows, it can be installed by malicious Trojans. This potentially unwanted program could also be installed onto your operating system bundled with third-party infections hidden behind a fake file updater, or you could download it from onepcoptimizer.com. Whichever backdoor this PUP has used to enter your operating system, there is no doubt that trusting it is a mistake. The main objective that the creators (Isecure Software LLC) of this program have is to get your money. They can achieve this in two ways: using misleading information on the official website and a supposedly helpful “toll-free” helpline. Obviously, we recommend removing OnePCOptimizer, and if you want to learn more, continue reading. Read more »

Oasis Space

Oasis Space

If you begin to see more and more advertisements labeled "Ads by Oasis Space" or "Provided by Oasis Space", there is a good chance your computer has been infected with Oasis Space. This application pretends to be a real tool that helps you “navigate through the web,” but according to our researchers it is simply a new SuperWeb-type adware program. This infection has no other function but to help its publisher gain easy money through the third-party advertising it spams your computer screen with. Having an ad-supported program, such as this, on your system may expose you to unwanted and unsafe website content. You should avoid clicking on any of the ads displayed by this adware at all costs, if you want to feel safe in your virtual realm. It is very important to know what you are up against if your PC has been infiltrated by such a useless but potentially unreliable application. You will see shortly that you will have no choice but to remove Oasis Space as soon as possible. Read more »

WinClock

WinClock

WinClock is advertised as a highly customizable clock that you can put on your desktop. But regardless of how it looks, it does not work as you would expect, so you might want to remove it. Furthermore, it has been set to display commercial advertisements on your desktop, which make this program unreliable.WinClock is remarkably similar to the clock gadget developed by Microsoft, but has a bit more customization options. However, there is really no need for such a clock, because if you use Windows 7 or Vista you can just enable the clock gadget featured on these two operating systems. Read more »

DrSpeedyPC

DrSpeedyPC

DrSpeedyPC is a PC optimizer program that claims to speed up your computer and ensure peak performance; however, our malware specialists at Anti-Spyware-101.com have categorized it as a potentially unwanted program (PUP). After a deep analysis, we can say that this application shows certain behaviors that make it questionable. Sharing our findings can help you make up your mind and act before more issues might emerge with regard to your system’s security. As a matter of fact, this PUP may start showing advertisements in your browsers that might take you to unsafe websites if you click on them. If you continue reading our report, you will understand why we advise you to remove DrSpeedyPC and how you can protect your PC from infections. Read more »

TwistTinker

TwistTinker is an adware program and as such it displays commercial advertisements. Some users may think that these ads can provide them with useful information and even help them purchase something at a lower price. Unfortunately, third-party ads promoted by adware programs are often embedded with outgoing links that lead to dangerous websites and further adware infections. Therefore, to protect your computer from potential harm, you should remove TwistTinker immediately. This program is not hard to terminate on your own; you simply need to uninstall it via Control Panel. However, keeping in mind that there might be more undesirable applications on-board, you should seriously consider scanning your PC with a licensed antispyware tool. Read more »

BrowserShield

BrowserShield

BrowserShield says on its official website that it is 100% free and always up to date. On top of that, it says that it will not allow users to download malicious software. It is unclear whether it is really going to do that, but there is no doubt that this application is going to show commercial advertisements. BrowserShield does not try to hide the fact that it displays ads because it declares on its official web page that it is "ad-supported." You are the one who can decide whether to keep such a program installed on the system or not, but you should know that there are risks related to the ads it shows. There is also no doubt that all these commercials which it generates are very intrusive and annoying. On top of that, they can disrupt whatever activities you do on the web, e.g. shop online. If you do not want this to happen, you have to erase BrowserShield immediately. We hope that we will answer all your questions regarding the removal of this adware in this article. If not, feel free to contact us via the comment box placed below this article. Read more »

FutureGames

FutureGames

FutureGames could be an application that provides you with the latest online games, but, instead, this is just a simple, useless, ad-supported program. Although our malware specialists have noticed some relevance to games in the form of gaming website advertisements, this adware is bad news for you and your computer. It is very likely that you did not even install it, but it infiltrated your system in a freeware bundle. Therefore, it is quite possible that you already have several infections on your PC, attacking your system as you are reading these lines. If you fail to act in time, you might have to face even more security issues. Removing FutureGames is a good start if you want to restore the health of your Windows operating system. Read more »

Web Monitor

Web Monitor

Web Monitor is the newest addition to an immerging lineage of adware applications that deceive people into thinking that they are unique and legitimate. It is suggested that you remove this particular program, because its proclaimed functions are non-existent. The murky software developers that published Web Monitor had only one thing in mind — use it to display commercial advertisements. Adware programs are indeed a cost-effective way to make money, since unreliable website owners and software developers use adware to promote their products and services. We believe that this particular application may advertise unreliable content, so it would be best if you get rid of it. Read more »