Archive for June, 2012

Linkbucks.com Virus hijacks your browser?

Friday, June 29th, 2012
 

Linkbucks.com is an advertising network whoch is made for webmasters to easyly earn money through ads. However, cybercriminals exploit it to gain money by generating fake links for infected computers. The main problem with this browser hijacker is that it redirects user searches, so it makes it impossible to search for something in the internet. […]

 

Searchnu redirects your browser traffic

Wednesday, June 27th, 2012
 

Searchnu is a browser hijacker that has been reported to initiate serious problems for its victim when he/she starts browsing the web. Though it seems like a normal search engine which service is hosted on searchnu.com, it has been discussed to return doubtful search results and redirect users to malicious websites. Besides, users who have […]

 

Beware of Reveton trojan scam

Tuesday, June 26th, 2012
 

Reveton Trojan is a ransomware application that distributes fake emails seemingly sent by legitimate law enforcement authorities or other local police departments. In addition, this Trojan disables its victims from accessing their infected machines and requires paying a fine for ‘unlocking’ the system. For that, it offers using PaySafe or Ukash channels or asks to […]

 

Windows Secure Kit 2012 spreads Security Shield

Thursday, June 21st, 2012
 

Windows Secure Kit 2012 is a browser hijacker that is used for spreading our biggest problem at the moment – Security Shield. This rogue has been actively infecting users for more than one year and has many its versions, so be careful. In order to promote this malware, Windows Secure Kit 2012 firstly infects legitimate […]

 

Don't get tricked into FBI Ransomware scam!

Wednesday, June 20th, 2012
 

FBI ransomware is a scam application, which is aimed to fraud users into thinking that their computer is blocked. It displays an alerts, which says, that PC is locked for distributing copyrighted material, like music, software or videos. Additionally, it claims that your computer is infected with malware. FBI ransomware will lock your computer completely, […]