Notblocked.biz

Notblocked.biz

Notblocked.biz is a devious adware server, which is notorious for its unwanted online content. Users that see excessive amounts of ads or pop-ups powered by it must know that it signifies the fact that their operating system is infected with some dubious program that maintains connectivity to the server in question and so keeps the flow of unwanted content. It goes without saying such interruptions will make surfing the web a much more annoying and frustrating task, and that is not even the worst thing about all of this. Our research has revealed that content provided by Notblocked.biz could be quite dangerous as well since it could prove to be the primary reason devious programs might enter your operating system without major inconveniences. In this article, we provide further information regarding this suspicious adware server with instructions that will help you break the potentially malicious connectivity once and for all. Read more »

PubHotspot

PubHotspot

PubHotspot is a newly created adware application that may display questionable advertisements on the user’s Internet Explorer browser. According to our specialists at Anti-spyware-101.com the program was developed by the same company that brought us another adware known as BabyMegs. Just like the mentioned tool PubHotspot could also advertise unreliable third-party websites. These sites could try to collect your private information or might suggest you install more doubtful tools. Under such circumstances, it would be advisable to get rid of these ads before anything goes wrong. The only way to stop the adware from showing you such content is to remove it from the computer. There is nothing to worry if you do not know how to do this since the instructions below the text will guide you through the process. However, to learn more about the program, we urge you to read the article first. Read more »

Gc47 Ransomware

Gc47 Ransomware

Malware researchers spotted a new ransomware infection Gc47 Ransomware on the 7th of March, 2017. There is no information about the developers of this malicious application available, but specialists are sure that it has been created on the basis of the source code of an open-source ransomware called Hidden Tear. It is one of these ransomware-type threats which slither onto computers with the intention of encrypting users’ personal files. The only reason it acts the way it does is to obtain money from users. Because of this, it scans the machine after the successful entrance and then encrypts files using the AES-256 encryption algorithm. Users can be sure that Gc47 Ransomware is inside their systems if they have noticed the message box “Error Code, <41362>” or “You need to upgrade your windows!” before finding all personal files encrypted. Even though this computer infection executes the command cmd.exe /C choice /C Y /N /D Y /T 1 & Del and deletes its own executable file once it finishes doing its main job, i.e. encrypting users’ files, it does not mean that users do not need to do anything. According to researchers at anti-spyware-101.com, a malicious file users have launched is still located in some kind of folder on the affected computer, so users need to find and delete it. It is a must to do that because it might be opened accidentally again. This would result in the encryption of personal data once more. Read more »

Newsonly.info

Newsonly.info

At first glance, Newsonly.info may look like a useful news portal page, but the truth is that this domain belongs to a browser hijacker. A browser hijacker is a type of computer security threat that focuses on financial profits and does not care about content security. It usually enters your system without your permission, or it tricks you into thinking that you are installing something else. If your default homepage was changed to this portal, it is time you remove Newsonly.info from your system and then look for other unsolicited applications. The Murphy’s Law with these types of things is that potentially unwanted programs do not travel alone. Read more »

Movie Goat Default Search

Movie Goat Default Search

If you have noticed a sudden chance of your web browser's default settings, you should know that it could be the doing of a program known as Movie Goat Default Search. Our research team has classified it as one more intrusive browser hijacker because it is fully capable of making unwanted and invasive changes without requiring any authorization whatsoever. This will make surfing the web on a daily basis an annoying and frustrating task; what is even worse, is the fact that it could subject your operating system to suspicious and even potentially malicious web content. In a worst case scenario such exposure could result in a system infection. Such functionality of Movie Goat Default Search should not be tolerated under any circumstances. If you ever discover it active on your computer, make sure to remove it by following comprehensive instructions below. Read more »

Enjey Crypter Ransomware

Enjey Crypter Ransomware is another file-encrypting application similar to threats like Crysis Ransomware. It is reported the malware should be distributed via Spam emails, so users have to watch out for suspicious attachments coming from unknown sources. If you opened such a file by mistake and the computer got infected with this malicious program, we urge you to learn more about it by reading this report. In the article, we will discuss both the threat’s working manner and its removal. Plus, to make it easier for users to erase Enjey Crypter Ransomware manually we are placing deletion instructions just below the text, so you can simply slide below if you want to get rid of the infection as fast as possible. However, if the process seems to be a bit too complicated for you to handle, you should better use a reliable antimalware tool instead. Read more »

Redants Ransomware

Redants Ransomware

Malicious software analysts at Anti-spyware-101.com have recently tested a ransomware called Redants Ransomware. It is a highly malicious computer infection that you ought to remove because it can encrypt your files with an advanced encryption algorithm and then drop a text file that might be a ransom note. However, it appears that this program is still in development, so some of it is incomplete, and the other half is semi-functional. Still, its full version might soon come out, and it is important for everyone to know what they are dealing with. The test version was distributed at some point, so if your PC has become infected with it, then we invite you to read this whole article. Read more »

Sardoninir Ransomware

Sardoninir Ransomware

Sardoninir Ransomware is one more malicious program that is extremely dangerous. If by any chance you ever encounter this malware make sure to avoid at all costs. If you are not familiar with ransomware programs, you should know that they are among the most dangerous computer infections that could affect your operating system. That is so because they can lock enormous amounts of data without requiring any authorization whatsoever. This category of infections is quite popular as they allow cyber crooks to profit illegally in a relatively easy manner. Since in quite a few cases users lack basic knowledge regarding virtual security, we provide expert security tips coming from researchers at Anti-Spyware-101.com, which should help you maintain a clean and secure system at all times. In our report, you will also find in-depth information regarding the overall functionality of Sardoninir Ransomware along with its detailed removal guide that must be used right away if this malware is already active on your PC. Read more »

CryptoJacky Ransomware

CryptoJacky Ransomware

CryptoJacky Ransomware is a computer infection that should not be allowed to remain on your computer. We are sure that you want to remove CryptoJacky Ransomware from the system as soon as possible, but the intrusive nature of this application may make it hard to terminate it on your own. Therefore, please scroll down to the bottom of this description for the manual removal instructions, although the best option on your list is to employ a legitimate antispyware tool. An automated security application will terminate all the malicious files, and it will also protect your computer against other potential threats. Read more »

Show Fanatic

Show Fanatic

Show Fanatic is a new browser extension that may show up in your Google Chrome browser after you install a free program. In fact, it is quite likely that the free program is bundled with a number of malware threats as well, which could seriously increase the vulnerability of your virtual world. Our malware specialists at anti-spyware-101.com have categorized this tool as a potentially unwanted program (PUP) because it does not mean direct threat to your computer and cannot be called a malware infection. But you should not be misled by this and think that it is all fine to leave this extension in your browser. As a matter of fact, the longer you keep it on board, the more opportunity this PUP has to expose you to questionable third-party content through the search results of its promoted search engine page that shows up as your home page and new tab as well. Since it may not be sufficient for you to only remove Show Fanatic from your system, we suggest that you read our full report to learn more about this PUP and its possible companions. Read more »