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Search Awesome

Search Awesome

Search Awesome is classified as an advertising-supported program because it can display advertisements whenever you are browsing the web. According to Anti-Spyware-101.com research team, this adware is a clone of such well-known programs as Wajam and Social2Search. The creator of this strange, suspicious piece of software is Iron Mountain Technology, and this company has set up searchawesome.net to introduce us to it. Surprisingly, this site does not offer an installer, which is very strange. How is this adware spread? If it does not have an official installer, it might be spread via third-party installers, in which case, other threats might have been downloaded along with adware. This report shows how to remove Search Awesome, and it is important that you read it, but, first, you should scan your operating system – we advise using a legitimate malware scanner – to check if other infections are active. If more serious threats are found, you might have to focus on deleting them first. Read more »

Interesting20news17.net

Interesting20news17.net is one of the browser hijackers that affect almost all of the popular browsers. Browser hijackers are computer security threats that do not hide themselves, so it is really easy to deal with them the moment they appear on your system. This is the main reason we are writing this description. We want you to remove Interesting20news17.net from your system because you need to protect your personal information and your computer from potential exploitation.  Do yourself a favor and scan your PC with a security tool once you get rid of the browser hijacker. There is always a good chance that there are more unwanted applications installed on your PC, so you should not take your chances. Read more »

Only-news.org

Only-news.org

If you are redirected to advertisements hosted on Only-news.org, you have to think if it has happened once or several times. If it happened once, the chances are that you have clicked a malicious link or that a site you visited was corrupted, and you being redirected to the suspicious ad page is a one-time thing. On the other hand, if advertisements keep showing up in new tabs and windows whenever you are trying to browse the web, there is a great chance that some kind of a malicious infection is to blame for that. If you are not sure about this, you can always install a malware scanner to inspect your operating system. Anti-Spyware-101.com research team strongly recommends taking this step because you do not want to ignore potentially dangerous infections. If you do not remove Only-news.org-related infections right away, it is possible that you will get into more trouble. Because all kinds of malware could be linked to this threat, you might have to refer to more specific guides, which, hopefully, you can find on this site. If you cannot, do not hesitate to request them via the comments section. Read more »

Searchbee.net

Searchbee.net

Searchbee.net is advertised as a superior search engine that allegedly is more powerful and can find search results faster than your average search engine. Should you trust this promotion? Well, considering, that it does not work at all, we do not recommend trusting this search tool. It is possible that in the recent past it was still providing users with search results, but, at this moment, it cannot do so. Instead of presenting links as it should, it opens a blank page instead. Needless to say, if your homepage or default search provider were replaced with this useless, inactive tool, browsing the web is not the easiest of tasks for you. Of course, that is not the only reason we are discussing the removal of Searchbee.net. According to our research team at Anti-Spyware-101.com, trusting this suspicious search tool is simply too risky because there is very little information about it. To learn more about it, as well as how to delete it, please continue reading the report. Read more »

BlockAdsPro

Have you downloaded BlockAdsPro thinking it would block irritating advertisements when you are browsing the web? Although that is how this suspicious program should work, according to our Anti-Spyware-101.com researchers, it works in a completely different way. Instead of blocking ads, this suspicious program displays them, and that is why we classify it as an advertising-supported program. Besides that, this adware is completely unpredictable, and that makes it potentially dangerous as well. After all, if we know nothing about this program, we do not know if the ads it shows are reliable either. There is no doubt that it is best to remove BlockAdsPro from the operating system, and if you are confused about that, you need to read this report. Our research team has thoroughly inspected this unreliable piece of software, and we can answer all of your questions regarding it. If you do not find answers to them in this report, do not hesitate to leave them in the comments section below. Read more »

Shmokiads

Our cyber security experts took a look at an adware server called Shmokiads and concluded that its ads are unsafe. Therefore, you ought to remove whatever software is redirecting you to the sites promoted by this server. In the worst case scenario, this server can promote malicious software that you may be convinced is legitimate and download. Hence, you may install malware without even knowing it. It seems that Shmokiads’s owners promote anything and everything as long as they get paid, so you should not trust any of this server’s ads. For more information, please read this whole article. Read more »

Weather Inspect

At first sight, a program that goes by the name of Weather Inspect might seem like an application worthy of having up and running on your PC. On its official websites, developers present their product as an innovative, most useful, and accurate weather forecast tool that you can obtain. Unfortunately, that is not the whole story. After a thorough investigation, malware experts working at Anti-Spyware-101.com have concluded that this program is nothing more than yet another adware application disguised as a convenient tool to lure unsuspecting users into downloading and installing it without understanding its actual functionality. In reality, this piece of software will make turn your time online into a frustrating and bothersome experience, and that is not even the worst thing about it. As it turns out, this application could cause virtual security issues. Find out more about this ad-supported program to understand why its removal is critical. To delete Weather Inspect once and for all, make use of the detailed instructions that we present along with this report. Read more »

Blogingt.net

Blogingt.net is a Russian news portal on the front but it is indeed an adware server that malware infections, such as adware programs, may use to redirect you to questionable websites to generate web traffic and thus make money for its creators. It is possible that you will not even see this URL in your browser as the redirection can take place in a matter of a second. Our malware specialists at anti-spyware-101.com have found that this Russian adware server is not even totally new as it is an identical clone of News1free.org, 2infoblog.com, and Browser-net.net. This news portal could be just a “cover story” as we have discovered that the news pieces there are all plagiarized. This page also has a search engine that could present to you modified search results that could pose a threat to your virtual security. All in all, this adware server could put your computer at risk if you do not act right now. We recommend that you remove Blogingt.net from your computer immediately. Read more »

Abrts.pro

Abrts.pro is an adware server that can be used to expose users to all kinds of content, including promotional offers, surveys, and giveaways, or installers. It could also be used to boost traffic to sites that users would not visit on their own. Anyone can use this adware server, and it is likely that its administrator is paid money to push third-party offers. Unfortunately, it is unknown who controls this advertising domain, and it is unknown which parties could use it. When there are more questions than answers, it usually means that the service is unreliable, and it is very possible that unreliable parties are involved. Were you introduced to offers hosted on this adware server and were you redirected to random pages without your permission? If that is the situation you are in, there are at least two different scenarios you have to think about. One, you were redirected to Abrts.pro by accident or if you were interacting with corrupted content. Second, malicious software installed on your PC is exposing you to these offers by force. In the case of the latter, you probably need to remove infections. Read more »

'44-8000-903-274' Pop-Ups

'44-8000-903-274' Pop-Ups

Are you convinced that your operating system is infected with malware because of the information represented via '44-8000-903-274' Pop-Ups? If you are, you might be thinking about calling this number. Well, Anti-Spyware-101.com researchers warn that that is the worst idea. Although malware might be running on your computer, you certainly do not need to be afraid of the infections represented via these pop-ups. That is because they have been created by schemers, and they are only meant to trick you into calling the number. If you do that, you could be charged a lot of money, and, most important, you could put your virtual security at risk. The schemers answering your call might be interested in collecting personal data, infecting your operating system with more malware, or taking over the control of the entire operating system. They certainly have no desire to assist you or help you remove allegedly active infections. In fact, you might have to delete '44-8000-903-274' Pop-Ups-related malware instead. Please keep reading to learn more about this. Read more »