BrowserIO

BrowserIO

BrowserIO is an unreliable application that you can get accidentally because we have received a user report that it can enter your PC after clicking a fake Social Security website link. This program is not malicious per se, but we find it untrustworthy as it does not do anything useful and can end up on your PC without your knowledge or consent. Therefore, we recommend that you remove it from your computer at your earliest convenience. We are not saying that it can put your PC at risk, but there is just no point keeping a gimmicky application on questionable origin. For more information, please continue reading. Read more »

InfinityLock Ransomware

InfinityLock Ransomware

We want to inform you about a newly found ransomware-type computer malware called InfinityLock Ransomware. This program is dangerous because it masquerades as a crack for Adobe Premier, so it can infect your PC secretly and then encrypt many of your files. Its creators want you to pay for a decryption key that is not cheap. However, do not recommend you just to jump right in and pay the ransom because it is possible that the cybercriminals behind this ransomware will not decrypt your files. If you want to find out more about this highly dangerous, we suggest you read this short description. Read more »

Ykcol Ransomware

Ykcol Ransomware

If you ever happen to come across a program that goes by the name of Ykcol Ransomware, make sure to avoid it at all times. If unfortunately, it is already up and running on your personal computer, do not waste any time and conduct its complete removal as soon as possible. It is important to do so because this devious application can easily lock vast amounts of data on the affected computer. It should be quite obvious that losing the ability to use your files could have devastating outcomes, to put it lightly. In our detailed report, we provide in-depth information about the intricate inner workings of this devious ransomware. Furthermore, our researchers present a few virtual security recommendations that will allow you to maintain a fully secure operating system at all times. Finally, you will also find a comprehensive removal guide, which will help you delete Ykcol Ransomware once and for all. Read more »

Search.gsearch.io

Search.gsearch.io

Search.gsearch.io is one of the many browser hijackers that modify your search results and then try to expose you to commercial content. For the most part, such behavior is more annoying than dangerous, but computer security experts can provide you with a long list of things you should be wary of when you encounter browser hijackers. Therefore, the best decision in this situation would be removing Search.gsearch.io from your system through and through. While you are at it, you should also look for other potentially unwanted programs that might have entered your system together with this browser hijacker. Read more »

Always Weather

Always Weather

Always Weather is  a free browser extension that provides you with information about the weather in real time and also shows a forecast for 5 days. The application identifies your location, and you can also add extra locations of your interest manually. The seemingly useful and safe browser extension falls to the category of potentially unwanted programs (PUPs) and, hence, can be removed from the computer by certain anti-malware programs. The reasons why this application should not be trusted blindly are discussed further, but, if you have already determined to remove Always Weather for your computer, the instructions below will help you do so in no time. Read more »

Edematousliterature Extension

Edematousliterature Extension might sound like an innocent browser plug-in that should improve your Chrome browser’s functionality. Nevertheless, computer security experts maintain that this app is a potentially unwanted program, and as such it should not be welcomed on your computer.  Perhaps you were not aware of the fact that this extension was added to your browser in the first place. Whatever it might be, you should do everything you can to protect your system from harm. And removing Edematousliterature Extension would definitely be included in your to-do list. For more information, do not hesitate to contact us by leaving a comment below. Read more »

Search.cal-cmf.com

Search.cal-cmf.com

It can be quite disturbing when suddenly your default homepage changes to Search.cal-cmf.com. If that happens, it means that a browser hijacker was installed on your computer and now you have to work to remove it. Thankfully, this browser hijacker is not a major computer infection. It is more of a sign that there might be something wrong with your system, and you should take that sign seriously. Hence, when you get rid of the browser hijacker, you should also look for other dangerous threats. The best way to do that is to invest in a legitimate computer security program. Read more »

Paradise Ransomware

Paradise Ransomware

Malware researchers have recently detected a new ransomware infection. They have named it Paradise Ransomware because it encrypts files and appends .paradise to all of them. It is not spread actively yet, but we have still decided to write an article about it because it might become a prevalent threat in no time. It will not take long to realize that there is Paradise Ransomware inside the system because this threat affects files right after its successful entrance. In other words, it encrypts them all and does not allow users to access them. This ransomware infection acts the way it does because it wants users’ money. Do not even think about sending your money to the developer of Paradise Ransomware no matter that you need to get your files back badly because cyber criminals just want your money, and the chances are high that they will not give you the decryption tool after getting what they want. Because of this, we have only one recommendation for those users whose PCs are infected with this ransomware infection – delete Paradise Ransomware as soon as possible without any hesitation. Once this threat is gone from your system, you could then go to restore your encrypted data. A free decryptor does not exist, but there is still one way to get back these encrypted files – you could restore them from a backup after the full removal of the ransomware infection. Read more »

Kryptonite RBY Ransomware

Kryptonite RBY Ransomware

Kryptonite RBY Ransomware is a highly malicious application that can infect your PC secretly and start encrypting your files. Once the encrypting is done, it changes the desktop background with an image that says your files have been encrypted but provides no information on how to pay a ransom and get your files back. This ransomware was first spotted in the first half of September 2017 and has been wreaking havoc since, so if you want to avoid becoming a victim of this ransomware, please read this article. However, if your PC has already been infected with it, then you ought to remove it using the guide below this article. Read more »

Incanto Ransomware

Incanto Ransomware is nothing more than yet another malicious program that should never be active on your personal computer. We urge users to avoid it all times because this piece of software acts in an extremely invasive manner. If you are not familiar with applications of this category, you must know that they are designed to lock vast amounts of data stored on the affected computer, without any notification or authorization. It is not hard to imagine that having such a program up and fully active on your personal computer could have devastating outcomes, to put it lightly. If you want to learn more about the inner workings of this ransomware, make sure to read the rest of this detailed reports. Additionally, we provide a few virtual security tips that will help you maintain a fully secure operating system at all times. Finally, we also provide a detailed removal guide that will help you delete Incanto Ransomware in no time at all. Read more »