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Trojan.Phex.THAGen6

Trojan.Phex.THAGen6 is a cunning infection that will place your PC in a precarious situation, because this Trojan is able to take control over a computer that is not protected against infections properly. The threat disables current security tools of a computer so as not to be detected and removed, stops system processes, Read more »

Cookie XXXCounter

A tracking cookie, like the cookie XXXCounter, is an application that gets injected into your computer drives by the web sources that you visit. Nowadays, tracking cookies are dropped to your system by many websites, as they can help gather information about your browsing experience, what are your preferences, search results, etc. Ideally, this instrument is supposed to make your browsing and surfing experiences much better, as gathered information can show the host websites what are your interests and what information is preferred by you. Read more »

YouPorn

YouPorn is a tracking cookie that can be attached to your Internet browser when you visit the youporn.com pornography website. In general, tracking cookies are not critically dangerous and are known to follow any online sources that you visit, as they can gather certain information about your browsing sessions, how much time you spend on certain websites, etc. Read more »

Windows Genuine Advantage Trojan ransomware

Windows Genuine Advantage Trojan ransomware

If your system’s access seems to be blocked by a German Windows Genuine Advantage security notification, Windows Genuine Advantage Trojan ransomware has breached your personal computer’s privacy. Like most ransomware viruses that have been recorded throughout the past year, Read more »

Reveton Trojan

If you know FBI MoneyPak and its clones, you should know that these cunning infections are distributed by Reveton Trojan, also known as Trojan.Win.32/Reveton.A or simply Reveton.A. The Trojan is associated with Citadel, which is known to have been derived from a vicious threat called ZeuS Trojan. In contrast to other malware that uses different ways of spread, Reveton Trojan Read more »

Windows 8 Security System Virus

Windows 8 Security System Virus

You think you can guard your system against Windows infections without any legitimate software on your side? Well, you are wrong, because Windows 8 Security System Virus will enter your system without any notification, and you might not even understand that some dangerous rogue is in your computer! Read more »

Trojan.Maljava!gen24

Trojan.Maljava!gen24 is a recent malware infection which comes into the system through JavaScript files located in malicious websites, which already implies that you should be very careful with spam emails containing links to unknown websites. The best choice in such a case would be to delete the email before opening it and make sure that the computer runs a reliable spyware removal or antivirus program. The Trojan is known to infect different operating systems, including Linux, Mac OS, Solaris and different versions of Windows; consequently, every computer user should be aware of this cunning network infection. Read more »

Game Card Virus / Ransomware

Game Card Virus / Ransomware

Game Card Virus / Ransomware  is the latest cyber criminals’ tool used to deceive computer users into paying money for unlocking the computer on which a Game Card message appears. The infection which disables the computer’s system completely presents an alert message claiming that the computer is locked down because of illegal downloads of music. The message is supposedly presented by CELAS, which, in reality, is owned by PRS for Music and GEMA. The two later names have already been used by cyber schemers to deceive users and persuade them to ransom the infected computers; consequently, the case of Game Card Ransomware is not an exception. Read more »

Information Security and Control Act virus

Information Security and Control Act virus

Remove Information Security and Control Act virus is a cunning piece of ransomware which you should remove so that you can regain access to your computer, because this Remove Information Security and Control Act virus locks the computer down and disables access to the Internet. To unlock the computer and restore its settings the user is encouraged to pay a ransom charge, which should not be done due to fact that the message is created by cyber schemers. Read more »

PCeU Virus

PCeU Virus

If you see Police Central e-crime Unit (PCeU) notification on your computer’s screen claiming that you need to pay money for alleged criminal activity, PCeU infection has attacked your operating Windows system! This infection works exactly like the West Yorkshire Police Virus or Cuerpo National De Policia Virus, and until you remove PCeU infection from within your system, this message will be the only thing you see: Read more »