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Pagesnews.org

Pagesnews.org

If a new browser window opens up and redirects to Pagesnews.org, it is most likely that malware is present on your operating system. According to Anti-Spyware-101.com malware research team, users are most likely to be redirected to this page if a scheduled task is created in %WINDIR%\System32\Tasks. If that is the case, all you need to do is identify and remove this task. Is that complicated? It is not, but there are a few things that you should learn about this threat first to learn how it works. If you take the time to read our report, you might learn a few tricks that should help you prevent malware and unwanted threats from slithering into your operating system in the future. Also, if you have interacted with the content represented via this adware server, you have to take some steps to figure out if or not you have gotten yourself into trouble already. Learn all about this, as well as how to delete Pagesnews.org by reading the report. Read more »

Realtimeleads / Adsentinel

If you see random third-party ads labeled “Realtimeleads“ or any other popping up while you are browsing the web, Realtimeleads / Adsentinel may have slithered onto your system. In fact, this ad-supported application can remain hidden for a long while so you may not even notice the increased flow of third-party ads in your browsers. Our malware experts at Anti-Spyware-101.com say that this adware program may not even be operating anymore; yet, it used to be a serious threat and this is why we need to share what we have found out about it. This malware threat might harm your system security in a couple of ways, including displaying unsafe third-party ads, spying on you and sharing this information with remote servers as well as redirecting you to questionable websites. Furthermore, this adware may sneak onto your system in a malicious package containing other infections, too. If you want to make sure that you are using a safe computer, we recommend that you remove Realtimeleads / Adsentinel right now along with all related and unrelated infections. Read more »

Mommys Offers Ads

Mommys Offers Ads

When your system is infected with Mommys Offers Ads, it is quite apparent since whenever you are viewing online shopping-related websites, annoying third-party advertisements pop up labeled like “Ads by Mommys Offers,” “Ads powered by Mommys Offers,“ or some other variations. Since it is unlikely that you have knowingly installed this browser extension that only works in Google Chrome as of yet, it is possible that you have installed a free program lately that you downloaded from a questionable freeware page. If this could be true, you should know that there may be other malware infections on your system. Our malware specialists have categorized this threat as an adware application. It is essential that you understand that these ads displayed by this questionable tool are not only distracting but also can put your virtual security at risk, should you engage with them. Therefore, we advise you to make up your mind as soon as possible and remove Mommys Offers Ads from your system. Read more »

No-block.net

No-block.net

Have you decided to employ No-block.net in order to access websites that are restricted for you? Some services – such as Hulu, Amazon video, or HBONow – are restricted in certain countries, but users find these services extremely desirable. When there is a demand, the supply comes as well, and more and more tools that promise to “unlock” access to restricted websites emerge. Some other examples include DNS Locker and Ghostify. Although these tools work because they can change proxy settings, they come with a price, which, in most cases, is the user’s virtual privacy. All of these services are free, but they have the ability to showcase ads, which is what allows their creators to generate a profit. The problem here is that not all advertisers can be trusted, and not all advertisements are reliable. Read more »

Finders Deals

Finders Deals

Finders Deals is a new Google Chrome browser extension that promises you best deal offers and coupons on online shopping sites, but, unfortunately, our malware specialists at anti-spyware-101.com have found that this is just another ad-supported program. As such, it is possible that it exposes you to unreliable third-party ads that could lead to further infections as well as being scammed by criminals if you land on malicious websites after clicking on one. Since this questionable tool does not seem to be available anymore from official source, it is most likely to sneak onto your system in questionable ways. This means that it is quite possible that this adware is not your only worry right now but at least one you know of. Our malware specialists say that this adware infection may change your new tab setting in your browser and promote a questionable search engine. In addition to that, it may also start displaying potentially unreliable third-party ads so your alleged "best deals" might turn into traps and take you to malicious pages. Read more »

Total Deal Search

Total Deal Search

Do not take any chances with a program called Total Deal Search as it is one more devious application. In fact, our research team has classified it as yet another adware. Just like any other suspicious program of this classification, it can make surfing the web an annoying and frustrating experience, to put it lightly. While in some instances you could come across claims stating that this program might be useful if you are a frequent online shopper as it should present your with great discount deals, you must know that the reality is different. Such statements are just a marketing technique to lure users into downloading and installing their devious application, which in some instances could prove to be quite dangerous. To find out more about devious inner working of this adware, make sure to read the rest of our report. Below you will also find a detailed removal guide that will help you delete Total Deal Search in a quick and easy manner. Read more »

Shoppers Tab

Shoppers Tab

Shoppers Tab is a suspicious third-party application that our research team advises you avoid it at all time. That is so because this program has been categorized as one more adware application. If you are not familiar with this type of suspicious programs, you should know that they are extremely annoying, to say the least, since they are infamous for being the primary source of undesirable and intrusive web content. It should be quite obvious that such functionality of this program will make surfing the web a much more annoying and frustrating experience. Additionally, this suspicious application might be the primary reason your operating system could be subjected to dangerous and in some cases even malicious online content which might lead to a system infection. Do not waste and remove Shoppers Tab as soon as it is found up and running on your personal computer. Get rid of this adware program by following the detailed instructions that we provide below. Read more »

The Windows Session Console Weather

The Windows Session Console Weather

The Windows Session Console Weather might look like an application that informs you about weather conditions in your location. However, our security research team says that you should not tolerate such programs on your computer. The problem is that this application is an adware program that can use your system’s resources and collect your personal information. The program does not try to harm you in any way, but it could inadvertently be exploited by malevolent third parties. Therefore, you need to remove The Windows Session Console Weather from your system before any of this happens. You should do everything you can to protect your PC from harm. Read more »

Mansjournaln.info

Mansjournaln.info

If suspicious surveys and advertisements keep showing up whenever you are using your computer, Mansjournaln.info might be the reason behind that. Anti-Spyware-101.com malware researchers have found that a scheduled task representing the name of this adware server (e.g., httpmansjournalninforifussm) might be created without your knowledge. If that is done successfully, ads will show up periodically at a certain time, for example, every 33 minutes. This means that every half an hour your default browser will be opened to redirect you to an advertisement. Though regular-looking ads promoting services and products might show up, you might also be introduced to surveys asking for you input, as well as prize giveaways that allegedly can enter you in sweepstakes. Unfortunately, the address of the adware server will not show up in the addresses representing ad pages, which is why it might be hard for you to identify and remove the threat. Well, if you follow our advice, you will have Mansjournaln.info deleted in no time. Read more »

Hophitnews.ru

Hophitnews.ru

Users who see Hophitnews.ru on their browsers should keep in mind that this website is not a decent Russian news website even though it seems to be one. More likely, it is a platform for displaying the commercial content, e.g. advertisements. According to specialists working at anti-spyware-101.com, it should be given this name because it is full of advertisements and various promotional links. All these commercials are not dangerous by nature; however, they might become quite harmful if users click fearlessly on all the ads they see. Do not forget that it is possible to click on the commercial content accidentally too. Users who wish to avoid all these ads should go to get rid of Hophitnews.ru. It is the only way to make sure that all these commercials and promotional links are gone. On top of that, the full deletion of malicious software whose part Hophitnews.ru is needs to be implemented to stop automatic redirections to third-party websites too. You will find it explained in a more detailed way why such an innocent-looking website as Hophitnews.ru cannot be trusted and how to remove it once and for all. Read more »