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Polizia Penitenziaria Virus

Polizia Penitenziaria Virus

Polizia Penitenziaria Virus is an intimidating and misleading threat which uses scare tactics to trick you into giving up your own money. The threat shows up as a screen-locking notification which lists various cyber crimes and intimidates you with penalties of 10,000 euro or even imprisonment. Overall, this alert is bogus and all information represented through it is fictional. Do not think that your computer has been locked by Polizia di Stato or that you are accused of performing illegal activity by the authentic Polizia delle Comunicazioni department. Read more »

Suomen Poliisi Virus

Suomen Poliisi Virus

Suomen Poliisi Virus is a ransomware infection which you should remove from the system right now as there is no other way to treat it. The reason why it locks your computer and displays a fraudulent message is to make you pay a 100 Euro release fine, which is expected to be paid via Paysafecard or Ukash. Moreover, you should pay no attention to the picture of a Finnish policeman and the heading Soumen Poliisi as this is just a trick you make you believe that you are dealing with your local police. Read more »

Rikspolisstyrelsen Virus

Rikspolisstyrelsen Virus

Rikspolisstyrelsen Virus is a ransomware infection which is aimed at infecting as many computers in Sweden as possible. The virus displays a misleading warning claiming that the user of the PC is has to pay a fine of 100 Euros; otherwise, the Swedish Police will take immediate actions to prosecute the suspect. If your PC is already infected with Rikspolisstyrelsen Virus, do not think about paying the release money as you can tackle the issue by remove the infection from the PC. Read more »

iMesh Toolbar

iMesh Toolbar

Even though many computer users refer to iMesh Toolbar as a browser extension, it would be much more logical to call it a collection of different browser extensions and programs. Once you click on the download button placed on imesh.com, you are prompted with an extensive installation wizard. Here you can choose to set search.imesh.net as your home page, install Search-Results Toolbar, Torch Browser and reconfigure browser settings. Read more »

Blekko Search

Blekko Search

Many computer users all over the world use Blekko Search in order to surf the web more conveniently. If you are a registered search engine user, you are allowed to perform personal searches using the innovative slashtag system. Even though the entire Blekko experience seems truly beneficial and safe, Anti-Spyware-101.com researchers warn that Blekko Search plugins may travel alongside bundled downloads and may even be unwelcome in your operating system. Read more »

Ginyas Browser Companion

Ginyas Browser Companion is a browser extension that official helps users to collect coupon deals from such online shopping websites as ToysRUs, Omega, eBay, Expedia, Otto and so on. This plug-in is compatible with Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer and Google Chrome web-browsers. Ginyas Browser Companion is available at ginyas.com, but it can also be installed together with freeware, and thus it is categorized as potentially unwanted application, because of its intrusive nature. It would be for the best to remove Ginyas Browser Companion from your computer. Read more »

Akkreditivsearch.net

Akkreditivsearch.net presents itself as a global search engine, but a lot of users online complain that a third party program that is directly related to      the website is redirecting their searches and changes their homepage to Akkreditivsearch.net. As a result it is possible to categorize this program and the site as browser hijacker, considering that user searches are being redirected. It is highly recommended to remove Akkreditivsearch.net as soon as possible, because it might be responsible for distributing other types of malware onto your computer. Read more »

Coupons by QuickShare

Coupons by QuickShare is a computer application which can cause you a lot of trouble. More precisely, Coupons by QuickShare is a browser add-on which is supposed to save your money as it displays various offers, deals, and advertisements while you are browsing the Internet. It is installed as QuickShare Widget and you can find it as a browser add-on on your browsers such as Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, and Internet Explorer. Some malware analytics call it adware because of the advertisements which are constantly generated and you might treat this add-on as an unwanted application at it can be bundled with various free programs. Read more »

Search.easylifeapp.com Redirect

Browsing the web is one of the most basic tasks we perform every single day; however, infections like Search.easylifeapp.com Redirect can make this nearly impossible. Anti-Spyware-101.com researchers have discovered that once your browsing sessions start being redirected to search.easylifeapp.com or Read more »

Bandoo

According to Anti-Spyware-101.com malware researchers, Bandoo is an unreliable add-on that supposedly can better your browsing activities and produce safe services. Even though Bandoo Media Inc. may have no control over some actions performed through the extension, it can be blamed for low security protocols which are meant to guard private data collected. Do not be mesmerized by the colorful and entertaining emoticons because they hide possible threat to your virtual security. We recommend having Bandoo deleted from your operating Windows system, and if you are having issues with removal – read further to find more information. Read more »