Social Privacy Virus is not an actual virus but a browser hijacker which is installed as a browser add-on. If you have Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox, all of them can be easily afflicted by the so-called Social Privacy Virus. The browser hijacker is installed silently without providing the user with information about the changes. Once installed, it ads its uninstall programs, including Social Privacy and Social Privacy DNS, to the Windows Control Panel. If you pay attention, you may also notice that the browser hijacker installs Search Protect, whose function is to prevent the changes on the browsers. In order to restore your former settings, you have to remove all the components of the vicious browser hijacker.
FormalPolice.org virus is browser infection locks your web browser and does not allow you to leave the formalpolice.org page, displaying a fake notification about your supposed illegal activities online. This scam has devised to steal your money, so you will do good to ignore the message on your screen. Do not panic – the presence of FormalPolice.org virus on your browser does not necessarily mean that your computer is infected as well. Nevertheless, you should scan your PC with SpyHunter and remove FormalPolice.org virus from your browser as soon as possible.
If you think that you can trust the warning available at AlmostPolice.co, then you are seriously mistaken. The AlmostPolice.co warning is a scam which is aimed at deceiving Windows and Apple users. According to the warning, you are accused of alleged involvement in the distribution of pornography and pirated material. The accusations are very similar to the accusations provided by screen lockers, which are malicious ransomware infections that disable the user’s access to the system.
SevereWeatherAlerts is a program which promises to keep you informed about the threatening weather by showing an alert on your desktop. You will not have to do anything after the installation because this program will detect your location using your IP address and start doing its work. As this program works on all the versions of Windows operating system, it means that it is impossible not to notice it after it gets on the system. Even though this program looks like a useful tool, you should be careful with it because it is classified as a potentially unwanted application for several reasons. If you notice any annoying actions, you should definitely remove SevereWeatherAlerts entirely from your computer.
Adware.Plus-HD is the term that is used to refer to a browser add-on called Plus-HD, which provides the user with YouTube videos in their highest quality format. The application is available at plus-hd.com and works on Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox. This seemingly harmless application is regarded as adware because of the advertisements that are displayed on the home page of the browsers when you agree to have the browser settings changed. Our team recommends that you remove Adware.Plus-HD from the computer because it is the only way to prevent advertisements and adverse consequences.
Have you recently installed an adware program? If it is so, it is very probable that you have installed a potentially unwanted program called BenchUpdater as well. This unwanted application is associated with adware and tends to come onto your computer together with them. It does not even matter which version of Windows you use because it is compatible with all of them. You should not keep these programs onto your computer; the best what you can do is to remove BenchUpdater and the adware responsible for it because they will not do anything beneficial and might even cause harm to the security of your system by exposing you to malicious software.
If you have found search.GoPhoto.it set as the home page and the search provider of Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox or Internet Explorer browsers, you probably have downloaded the extension promoted at gophoto.it. Computer users are lured into installing this application because of the promoted services. Would you want to run a program which promises to provide you with free effects, zooming service and enhanced web search? Well, many computer users have already fallen for the suspicious program developed by the Cool Mirage Ltd. If you are one of them, you must have discovered the unauthorized search provider changes as well. Anti-Spyware-101.com researchers do not recommend trusting the browser hijacker or its services because they are unreliable. In fact, the best thing you could do is delete search.GoPhoto.it from the operating system.
Have you downloaded software for karaoke singing recently and now see various advertisements popping up? You probably have LyricsGet onto your system which is classified as adware for its several features. This program supports all the major browsers which are Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox; however, you should be very careful with it as it might not only expose you to malicious software, but also interfere with your browsing activities. These are the main reasons which lead us to assumption that it would be better to remove LyricsGet if you want to keep your computer safe.
Are you not able to access your programs and documents because you cannot close a strange program called Windows Prime Shield? Unfortunately, it means that you have a rogue anti-spyware program which belongs to FakeVimes family onto your computer. This fake tool is primarily designed in order to extract money from computer users. Thus, you should not trust any word of it. Once it gets onto your computer, it performs a system scan and then provides you with a list of malicious software that is supposedly residing on your computer. You will not be able to access your desktop unless you remove Windows Prime Shield from your system. It is because it tends to start before the Windows operating system starts.