Archive for November, 2012

Please, ignore STOP PIRACY alert

Friday, November 30th, 2012
 

Stop Piracy virus is one of Ukash group of ransomwares that can get inside the system without any permission asked. Basically, it relies on Trojan.Winlock, which locks the system as soon as it infects it and then displays an alert according to your location. So, as FBI virus is designed for USA’s users, STOP PIRACY […]

 

Internet Crime Complaint Center virus and its removal

Wednesday, November 28th, 2012
 

It’s clear that Internet criminals are still using the trustworthiness of PC users and keep letting those really annoying ransomware viruses into the wild. The latest of them is Internet Crime Complaint Center virus, which tries to make its victims think that they have a deal with FBI. However, in reality this misleading notification belongs […]

 

Annoyed by CouponDropDown? Remove it!

Wednesday, November 21st, 2012
 

I must warn you about one potentially unwanted program, which is called CouponDropDown. Because of this adware (sometimes it is called as a browser hijacker), your computer routine becomes messed up and interrupted by various commercials and offers. Basically, every time you open a browser, you see commercial pop-up ads and notifications that claim that […]

 

FBI Online Agent virus is a new FBI virus

Tuesday, November 20th, 2012
 

FBI Online Agent virus can be definitely called the one, which will replace FBI virus. Just like its previous version, this ransomware acts identically and seeks to rip US users off. However, now it displays a different alert, which has no logo of the Federal Bureau of Investigation and now asks to pay the fine […]

 

Do NOT mix Yah000.net virus with Yahoo.com

Tuesday, November 13th, 2012
 

Yah000.net virus is a nasty browser hijacker that gets inside the system undetected. Once it does that, it alters DNS settings and starts trying to make you visit this domain against your will. Sometimes you may even find out that this website has become your homepage or start page. While it may seem that got […]