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SweetIM Search

SweetIM, also known as Sweet IM or Search SweetIM, is a browser hijacker that is camouflaged as an upgrade application for Windows Live Messenger, Yahoo, AIM and ICQ Instant Messenger. The program is promoted as a highly beneficial product that offers emoticons, smileys, animations, videos and other seemingly legitimate services. Read more »

Computer Locked - Police Virus

Computer Locked - Police Virus

Computer Locked - Police Virus is a generic term for ransomware infections that lock down users' computers and then demand a ransom fee. It takes around 3 seconds for the Computer Locked - Police Virus to block your desktop and then present you with a fake security notification. The message that you see on your screen usually claims that you have committed crimes by infringing copyright laws, downloading and storing child pornography and, for example, promoting terrorism. Read more »

Searchcore.net Redirect

Searchcore.net Redirect

Searchcore.net Redirect is a computer threat which you should avoid using, because of its ability to change your search results into unwanted websites. The unwanted program is also referred to as a browser hijacker, because of its ability to manipulate browsing sessions. In order to avoid those manipulations and ensure that this will not happen in the future, it is crucial to remove the threat and install a professional anti-spyware tool which can fully delete computer infections of different risk levels. Read more »

DealCabby

DealCabby is a browser plug-in which many users find annoying due to its characteristics. This browser extension may be installed along with freeware or by the user after downloading it from DealCabby.com. More specifically, DealCabby also refers to a toolbar which appears on the right hand corner of your browsers. As soon as the plug-in is installed, pop-up message and redirects are generated. Do you want to eliminate all of this? Read more »

Tracking999.com

Tracking999.com Redirect is a browser hijacker. If you go directly to tracking999.com website you will see a white blank page and a text at the top of the window: This domain is used to track traffic and ensure its quality to our advertisers. According to Google this website is not in the suspicious websites list, but it is directly related to Luxemil Search Engine that is infamous for redirecting your search results and affecting such search engines as Yahoo, Bing or Google. Read more »

Polska Policja Virus

Polska Policja Virus

Polska Policja Virus is one more disastrous program added to the Ukash virus faction, which is know for extremely latent and cunning ransomware infections. Some of the most notable programs of the kind are Poliisi Virus, Guardia Di Finanza virus, Association Canadienne des Policiers virus, Strathclyde Police Virus and La policia Española virus. Read more »

Personal Protector 2013

By all means, you should not trust Personal Protector 2013 with your Windows system’s protection, because if you do, you will be harmed financially, once your money is tricked out of you in the most cunning way. The rogue antispyware will slither inside your system quietly, and then its fake computer scanner will present you with numerous fictitious threats, which you will be recommended to remove by flooding security warnings, which, of course, are also fake. Read more »

Alexa Toolbar

Cyber criminals keep inventing new ways to corrupt your virtual security and generate illegal profits. Alexa Toolbar is one of the programs that virtual crooks have employed for their malignant operations. If you do not have the corrupted Alexa Toolbar removed from the PC, you will discover that this add-on can do much more than just alleviate your amazon.com online shopping. This concise report will explain how dangerous the program can be once under the control of schemers; therefore, Read more »

V9 Redirect Virus

V9 Redirect Virus is a browser hijacker which has probably prompted you to browse for information about it because your internet browser is somewhat changed. If your browsers contain an unseen search box and buttons which you are expected to use to arrive at Facebook, Youtube, Twitter, and other pages, and the very home page is now v9.com or v9.com/us, your PC is infected. This add-on you have in your browsers should be removed from the system, because it may introduce a lot of radical changes in the system’s performance. Read more »

How to Delete DLL Files

DLL (Dynamic Link Library) is a file that contains codes and other data to carry out particular functions that are demanded by different programs at the same time. In such case, it is not necessary to build all necessary files into a program, because all relevant processes are carried out by one specific DLL file. One more advantage of DLL files is that they do not occupy RAM (random access memory), which is used to store the main programs. Read more »