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Quick Weather Search Browser Hijacker

Quick Weather Search browser hijacker removal instructions

What is Quick Weather Search?

Quick Weather Search is a deceptive application that, according to the developers, allows users easily check weather forecasts. Judging on the appearance alone, search.quickweathersearch.com actually seems appropriate and handy. Nevertheless, it is actually categorized as a potentially unwanted application (PUA) and a browser hijacker. The main reasons for these negative associations are stealth installation without user's consent, promotion of a fake web search engine, and information tracking.

   
Check-out-this.site Ads

Check-out-this[.]site redirect removal instructions

What is check-out-this[.]site?

check-out-this[.]site is a deceptive website that shares similarities with edchargina.pro, forryortitwas.info, chainthorn.com and dozens of other rogue sites. The purpose of check-out-this[.]site is to feed visitors with various unreliable content and to redirect them to other questionable sites. It is known that vast majority of visitors end up visiting this site inadvertently, since they're redirected by potentially unwanted applications (PUAs) and intrusive advertisements delivered by other rogue websites. Potentially unwanted applications typically infiltrate computers without consent and, aside from causing redirects, these applications also record information about user's web browsing activity and deliver various types of intrusive advertisements.

   
Get Maps And Directions Browser Hijacker

Get Maps And Directions browser hijacker removal instructions

What is Get Maps And Directions?

Identical to Get Coupons Now, My Forms Suite, Local Weather Radar and many others. Get Maps And Directions is a deceptive application that supposedly provides users with GPS-relating features (maps, driving directions, etc.) Judging on its appearance alone, Get Maps And Directions actually seems completely appropriate and handy. In reality, however, Get Maps And Directions is categorized as a potentially unwanted application (PUA) and a browser hijacker. There are three main reasons for these negative associations: 1) stealth installation without user's consent; 2) promotion of a fake web search engine (search.hgetmapsanddirections.com), and; 3) tracking of user's web browsing activity.

   
Rodentia Ransomware

Rodentia ransomware removal instructions

What is Rodentia?

Rodentia is a ransomware-type infection that belongs to Jigsaw ransomware family. The purpose of this malware is to stealthily infiltrate computers, encrypt data and to make ransom demands. Such behavior is very common for ransomware-type infections. However, due to the fact that Rodentia is poorly programmed, it doesn't actually encrypt files. All it does is displays a pop-up window that contains a ransom-demanding message. This ransomware was firstly discovered by MalwareHunterTeam.

   
Forryortitwas.info Ads

Forryortitwas[.]info redirect removal instructions

What is forryortitwas[.]info?

forryortitwas[.]info is yet another rogue website that shares similarities with edchargina.pro, pushsroutg.com, and dozens of other deceptive sites. The purpose of forryortitwas[.]info is to feed visitors with various unreliable content and to redirect them to other questionable sites. Research results show that users typically visit forryortitwas[.]info inadvertently - they're redirected by potentially unwanted applications (PUAs) or intrusive advertisements delivered by other rogue sites. Potentially unwanted applications not only infiltrate computers with no permission and cause redirects unwanted redirects, but also deliver intrusive advertisements, as well as record information relating to user's web browsing activity.

   
Searchbaron.com Redirect (Mac)

How to remove searchbaron.com browser hijacker from Mac?

What is searchbaron.com?

searchbaron.com is a deceptive website that supposedly enhances web browsing experience by generating improved search results. However, it is worth mentioning that searchbaron.com is promoted using various rogue applications which typically infiltrate computers without user's consent. Moreover, searchbaron.com (as well as most of rogue apps) is very likely to record information relating to user's web browsing activity.

   
Login To My Email Browser Hijacker

Login To My Email browser hijacker removal instructions

What is Login To My Email?

Login To My Email (also known as Login To My Emails Pro) is presented as a legitimate application that supposedly allows users easily access their emails. Its appearance suggests that search.hlogintomyemailpro.com is actually appropriate and handy. Nevertheless, users must be informed that developers promote this application is likely to infiltrate computers without user's consent. Moreover, it is designed to promote a fake web search engine (search.hlogintomyemailpro.com), as well as to gather information relating to user's web browsing activity.

   
YOUR_LAST_CHANCE Ransomware

YOUR_LAST_CHANCE ransomware removal instructions

What is YOUR_LAST_CHANCE?

YOUR_LAST_CHANCE is an updated variant of a high-risk ransomware called Nemesis. It was firstly discovered by a malware researcher who goes by the name of GrujaRS. As with its predecessor, YOUR_LAST_CHANCE encrypts most of stored files and renames them. This variant appends filenames with victim's unique ID and ".YOUR_LAST_CHANCE" extension (therefore, ransomware's name). I.e., encrypted "sample.jpg" would be renamed to something like "sample.jpg.id_3057868259_.YOUR_LAST_CHANCE". Additionally, YOUR_LAST_CHANCE automatically opens a temporary text file named "temp000000.txt", as well as generates another text file named "_RESTORE FILES_.txt" and drops a copy in every existing folder.

   
CROWN Ransomware

CROWN ransomware removal instructions

What is CROWN?

CROWN is yet another high-risk ransomware discovered by Petrovic. As with most of these infections, CROWN stealthily infiltrates computers and encrypts most of stored files. While doing so, CROWN adds ".CROWN" appendix (thus, its name) to each filename. Encrypted data instantly becomes unusable. After doing so, CROWN changes victim's desktop wallpaper and drops a two files on victim's desktop: "Decrypter.exe" (displays a pop-up window) and "HOW TO DECRYPT FILES.txt".

   
Qulab Stealer

Qulab virus removal guide

What is Qulab?

Qulab is a high-risk malware written in AutoIt scripting language. The purpose of this malware is to steal various personal details. Presence of such malware may cause a variety of issues, including serious privacy issues, financial losses, and so forth.

   

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