FolderShare

FolderShare

If you are thinking about installing FolderShare, we suggest you think twice. If you install this program, the chances are that you will install undesirable adware files without knowing about it as well. That is because the potentially unwanted program comes bundled with adware. Unfortunately, the users of this PUP are unlikely to realize this until they start seeing random ads pop-up again and again. Anti-Spyware-101.com researchers have found that ads should be shown via web pages that are opened in new windows, and so not noticing them is impossible. Interacting with these ads could be extremely risky and dangerous, which is why we do not recommend it. To learn more about the risks associated with adware-related ads you should continue reading this article. You should also continue reading if you want to delete FolderShare from your system. While you can remove the adware components on their own, a program that installs them is not really reliable, and so it is advised that you get rid of the PUP too. Read more »

GamesFriendly Search

GamesFriendly Search

If you ever encounter a program entitled GamesFriendly Search while browsing the web, be sure to refrain from it at all times. Our malware experts advise you to do so because this application happens to be yet another browser hijacker. If unfortunately, it already active on your personal computer, make sure to remove it without any hesitation. It is critical to do so because this devious application can cause undesirable changes to your browser's default settings without any notification or authorization. Due to such functionality of this hijacker, browsing the Internet will become a frustrating task, to put it lightly. What is even more alarming is that there is a chance that this suspicious application could subject your operating system to questionable and even harmful online content. Educate yourself about the inner workings of this hijacker by reading the rest of this article. Below you will also find a detailed removal guide, which will help you delete GamesFriendly Search in just a few simple steps. Read more »

EqualTab

EqualTab

EqualTab appears to be a browser extension compatible with just Google Chrome. If you came across it, you ought to know this application falls under the classification of potentially unwanted programs also known as PUPs. The plugin was classified this way because it might change user’s start page with a doubtful search tool and introduce the user to questionable advertisements from unknown sources. Thus, our researchers at Anti-spyware-101.com recommend getting rid of it before anything bad happens. This is why at the end of this report we will place manual deletion instructions showing how to remove this PUP from your browser. Nonetheless, if you wish to know more about it before deciding whether to leave it be or erase EqualTab, we would advise reading the rest of this report. Users who have any questions or need more help with the application’s elimination could also contact us via social media or the comments section located below. Read more »

FUCKMEDADDY Ransomware

FUCKMEDADDY Ransomware

A new ransomware application seems to appear every single day. Malware experts at our internal labs have discovered a new program of this category, which is known as FUCKMEDADDY Ransomware. If you ever come across this devious application, be sure to do everything in your power to refrain from it. In most instances, malware developers use programs of this classification to make illegal profits from naive Intern users. The devious scheme under with such intrusive applications function is quite simple; the malware in question encrypts data on the affected computer and the asks for a ransom in return for decryption services. To have an in-depth understanding of this malicious application's functionality, be sure to read this article entirely. Also, you will find a few tips that will help you maintain a secure operating system at all times. Finally, we include a comprehensive removal guide that you should use to delete FUCKMEDADDY Ransomware once and for all. Read more »

nJoyFilm Now

nJoyFilm Now

If your Chrome browser offers you a new search for movies, movie trailers, and TV shows, you are probably dealing with nJoyFilm Now. This browser application is a free Google Chrome extension that also alters the settings of the browsers to enhance your browsing experience. However, security experts have categorized the application as a potentially unwanted program (PUP) because of the changes it makes and, most of all, the way it is distributed. The odds are that you either do not remember installing this app, or simply got enough of it and now want to remove it for good. There is no need to worry, because our team at Anti-Spyware-101.com is ready to help you with our removal guide. The removal instructions are at the very end of the review, but, if the nJoyFilm Now application is new to you, and you want to find more about it, we invite you to continue reading. Read more »

KoreanLocker Ransomware

KoreanLocker Ransomware

Infections like KoreanLocker Ransomware shows how important it is to employ safe web browsing habits. It is possible to avoid a lot of dangerous intruders as long as users are careful about the websites they visit and the files they download. Luckily, it is possible to restore the damage inflicted by this infection, but it still does not mean it is okay to go through this ordeal. Why deal with it if you can simply avoid it altogether? Nevertheless, if you have this infection on-board, we will show you how to remove KoreanLocker Ransomware for good. Just scroll down to the bottom of the manual removal instructions. Read more »

You Have Won Microsoft Gift Today fake alert

You Have Won Microsoft Gift Today fake alert

You Have Won Microsoft Gift Today fake alert is a scam developed by cyber crooks to make illegal profits from naive Internet users. Such scams are extremely popular since they fool quite a few users. There are a few ways that you might encounter this invasive alert. One of them is via a redirection, which could be caused by reckless behavior online. Another way that you might come across this intrusive message is due to a suspicious application, which might prompt it. In our article, we provide extensive information about this fake alert and the danger that it might impose. Also, we include a few simple, yet effective virtual security recommendations that will allow you to maintain a fully secure operating system at all times. Alongside such information, you will also find a generic removal guide that you should use to delete a program linked to You Have Won Microsoft Gift Today fake alert once and for all. Read more »

Antrie.com

Antrie.com

You may find Antrie.com as you open your browsers and wonder how this search website appeared there. But you may also be the kind of user who does not really pay attention to what comes up as your homepage because you have seen all kinds of search pages there and take these for granted. Our malware experts at anti-spyware-101.com say that you should be careful with this one because it is indeed a browser hijacker that may introduce you to potentially unsafe third-party contents. Yet another bad bit of news when finding this hijacker on board is that you may find other malware infections as well. We advise you to remove Antrie.com from your computer as soon as possible because you could let further infections onto your machine or end up being scammed. Please read our full report to learn more about this threat and how you can avoid similar ones in the future. Read more »

Noblis Ransomware

Noblis Ransomware

Noblis Ransomware has nothing to do with being "noble"; in fact, this new dangerous threat can encrypt your files in a short time and render them useless. Of course, this ransomware is all about money, in particular, your money. You are given one day to pay the demanded ransom fee; or else, your files will remain inaccessible to you. However, our malware specialists at anti-spyware-101.com say that this ransomware seems to be still in development. Therefore, this version may not spread as widely as if it were finished. Still, it is important for us to inform you about our findings regarding this first version since it can destroy your files without the possibility of actually decrypting them. It is definitely no use paying the ransom fee because the address used in this version does not even work so it would be a total waste; not that it would be much help even if it worked. You should know that cyber criminals rarely deliver the decryption key or tool even after victims pay. We recommend that you remove Noblis Ransomware right away. Read more »

nJoySport Search

nJoySport Search

It seems that no day can go by a new potential threat like nJoySport Search emerging on the net. Our malware experts at anti-spyware-101.com have found that this potentially unwanted program (PUP) comes from a growing family of PUPs, including MusicNet Start, NetGaming Search, and FilmsApp Home. These PUPs have been promoted in groups of four or five but this latest one is claimed to be available with nine other PUPs on the same website. These browser extensions are more or less the same and only their names change and their themes. All of them work only in Google Chrome. This new extension offers you sports related searches and trending content. However, we believe that this tool could expose you to questionable third-party content, which may put your system security at risk if engaged with. Therefore, we suggest that you remove nJoySport Search from your browser because you could easily infect your computer with more serious malware threats or become the next victim of online scams. Read more »