• How to remove Hotwebfree.com Browser Hijacker

    How to remove Hotwebfree.com Browser Hijacker

    How to remove Hotwebfree.com browser hijacker

     

    What is Hotwebfree.com:

    Threat Classification: Browser Hijacker

    Hotwebfree.com is a bogus website, which pretends to be servign search results from Google, however it seems that it is designed to earn revenue from various affiliate programs by driving traffic to various websites. That’s why we strongly advise you against following any suggestions or using any search results from the Hotwebfree.com redirector. Furthermore, If your web browser starts using Hotwebfree.com as your new homepage or your default search engine, we recommend you to consider the possibility that your computer was infected by a very dangerous browser hijacker. In order to remove Hotwebfree.com, we recommend you to perform a full system malware scan using the award-winning malware protection and removal suite called SpyHunter 4. As always, we strongly encourage all our visitors to learn a bit more about the SpyHunter’s Extra Features, which come together with the SpyHunter’s Active Subscription. You should also find out how to use the Spyware HelpDesk,  How to send a Support Log and How to open a Support Ticket. Please note, that these are only a small part of the many extra features from the SpyHunter 4 Security Suite. Our security advisers found out that Hotwebfree.com is a very dangerous browser hijacker, capable of modifying web browsers’ search settings and/or new tab homepage settings without asking for any permisssion or knowledge. The Hotwebfree.com  browser hijacker is distributed mainly using some very questionable or suspicious software bundles, which are configured to install some additional adware, spyware or fake antivirus and/or optimization tools by using silent or stealth installation process. Our security department strongly recommends you to avoid any search results or suggestions by Hotwebfree.com. Usually the search results are compromised and are full of SPAM or other 3rd party ads. Hotwebfree.com hijacker works with all the popular web browsers like Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox. [Read More…]

  • How to remove Trendio (Search.trendio.net) Browser Hijacker

    How to remove Search.trendio.net Browser Hijacker

    How to remove Trendio (Search.trendio.net) browser hijacker

     

    What is Search.trendio.net:

    Threat Classification: Browser Hijacker

    Trendio a.k.a. Trendio.net or Search.trendio.net is a bogus, malicious and very dangerous website, which is designed and developed to generate revenue from various affiliate programs by hijacking browsers and redirecting them to various web pages. If your web browser starts using Search.trendio.net or Trendio as your new homepage or your default search engine, we strongly advise you to consider your computer compromised and infected by a vry dangerous browser hijacker. In order to remove Search.trendio.net (Trendio), we recommend you to perform a full system malware scan using the award-winning malware protection and removal software called SpyHunter 4. We also strongly encourage all our visitors to read a bit more about the SpyHunter’s Extra Features, which come together with the SpyHunter’s Active Subscription. You should also find out how to use the Spyware HelpDesk,  How to send a Support Log and How to open a Support Ticket. Please note, that these are only a small part of the many extra features from the SpyHunter 4 Security Suite. Our security advisers found out that Search.trendio.net is a very dangerous browser hijacker, capable of modifying web browsers’ and system settings without users’ consent or permisssions at all. The Search.trendio.net / Trendio browser hijacker is distributed mainly using some very questionable or suspicious software bundles, which are configured to install some additional adware, spyware or fake antivirus and/or optimization tools by using silent or stealth installation process. Our security department strongly recommends you to avoid any search results or suggestions by Search.trendio.net /FannFox.com. Usually the search results are compromised and are full of SPAM or other 3rd party ads. Search.trendio.net / Trendio hijacker works with all the popular web browsers like Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox. [Read More…]

  • How to remove Up Aurora Browser Adware

    How to remove Up Aurora Browser Adware

    How to remove Up Aurora Browser Adware

     

    What is Up Aurora Browser:

    Threat Classification: PUP/adware

    Up Aurora Browser is just another bogus and deceptive application, which claims to be the lightest and the fastest browser around, capable of improving your browsing experience, however after a closer review, our malware researchers concluded that it is an adware and/or a Potentially Unwanted Program (PUP). It appears that the Up Aurora Browser could infiltrate systems without users’ consent or permission and may cause unwanted browser redirects and strange system behavior, which often is caused by the concealed information gathering program, system monitoring and the collection of important private data like browsing history, location, IP addresses etc. In fact, even though that the Up Aurora Browser tries to look and feel just like a regular and legitimate chromium based web browser, the majority of the reputable security researchers have classified it as a dangerous adware and/or a Potentially Unwanted Program (PUP), capable of causing damage and even data loss on your computer. Up Aurora Browser is very similar to previous such malware products like the Aurora Browser, Tesla Browser and Mustang Browser. Our security specialists strongly advise you to remove Up Aurora Browser as soon as possible in order to prevent further damage on your computer. Furthermore, our security specialists strongly recommend to perform a full system malware scan – using an up-to-date, reputable and reliable anti-malware program like the award-winning SpyHunter 4. The Up Aurora Browser Adware is dangerous mainly, because of the intrusive web ads, which could easily be exploited by hackers and inject even more dangerous infections on your system like for example ransomware. After performing a thorough analysis our security researchers issued a warning that Up Aurora Browser Ads are generated by a malicious browser extension and it primary goal is to re-direct as many users as possible and to generate as many web ad hits as possible, to earn more money for its developers! Finally, our security specialists concluded that the Up Aurora Browser Adware is just another ad-supported program, that uses all kinds of deceptive and malicious tactics, in order to make you install it. Once installed, the Up Aurora Browser will start displaying lots and lots of irritating, unwanted ads, which generate revenue for its developers. The distribution of these kinds of malware infections is mainly done via suspicious or questionable software bundles, hosted by suspicious websites. These software bundles are often configured to perform silent or stealth installations to keep these extra installations away from the eyes of the victims. When successfully installed, the Up Aurora Browser Adware will modify your browser and system settings, making it much harder to remove. Furthermore, Up Aurora Browser starts monitoring and collecting various private browsing data, including browsing history, web searches and their locations, account credentials, tracking cookies as well as other sensitive private information, which later will be sold to some 3rd party companies, which will use it for their own marketing purposes. If you have Up Aurora Browser installed on your PC, your browser will most likely be filled with some intrusive and very annoying web ads, banners, pop-up windows or other 3rd party advertisements. If you start getting various web ads, claiming that they are – By Up Aurora Browser, Ads by Up Aurora Browser, Up Aurora Browser Ads, Powered By Up Aurora Browser, Brought by Up Aurora Browser or Brought to you by Up Aurora Browser – you should consider your computer infected by a dangerous malware and we strongly advise you to remove the Up Aurora Browser adware as soon as possible. It seems that the Up Aurora Browser adware works with all the well-known browsers like Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome. [Read More…]

  • How to remove Search.startjoysearch.com Browser Hijacker

    How to remove Search.startjoysearch.com Browser Hijacker

    How to remove Search.startjoysearch.com browser hijacker

     

    What is Search.startjoysearch.com:

    Threat Classification: Browser Hijacker

    Search.startjoysearch.com is a dangerous and bogus website, designed to earn revenue from various affiliate programs by driving traffic to various websites. It seems that the Search.startjoysearch.com is developed by the IMALI – N.I. MEDIA LTD. So basically, if your web browser starts using Search.startjoysearch.com as your homepage or your default search engine, we strongly recommend you to consider your system compromised and infected by a dangerous browser hijacker. In order to remove Search.startjoysearch.com, we advise you to perform a full system malware scan using the award-winning malware protection and removal product called SpyHunter 4. As always, we strongly encourage all our visitors to learn a bit more about the SpyHunter’s Extra Features, which come together with the SpyHunter’s Active Subscription. You should also find out how to use the Spyware HelpDesk,  How to send a Support Log and How to open a Support Ticket. Please note, that these are only a small part of the many extra features from the SpyHunter 4 Security Suite. Our security advisers found out that Search.startjoysearch.com is a very dangerous browser hijacker, capable of modifying web browsers’ search settings and/or new tab homepage settings without asking for any users’ consent or permission. The Search.startjoysearch.com browser hijacker is distributed mainly using some very questionable or suspicious software bundles, which are configured to install some additional adware, spyware or fake antivirus and/or optimization tools by using silent or stealth installation process. Our security department strongly recommends you to avoid any search results or suggestions by Search.startjoysearch.com. Usually the search results are compromised and are full of SPAM or other 3rd party ads. Search.startjoysearch.com hijacker works with all the popular web browsers like Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox. [Read More…]

  • How to remove TrendingUpNow Adware

    How to remove TrendingUpNow Adware

    How to remove TrendingUpNow Adware

     

    What is TrendingUpNow:

    Threat Classification: PUP/adware

    TrendingUpNow (or Home.TrendingUpNow.net) is a bogus and deceptive application, which claims to enhance your online experience, however after performing a thorough review, our security analysts classified it as an adware and/or a Potentially Unwanted Program (PUP). The TrendingUpNow is known to infiltrates systems without users’ consent and may cause unwanted browser redirects, which could often be used to gather important private data like browsing history, location, IP addresses etc. Even though that the TrendingUpNow may look and feel just like a regular and legitimate web service, the majority of the reputable security researchers classified it as a dangerous adware and/or a Potentially Unwanted Program (PUP), capable of causing lots of damage and even data loss on your PC. Our security specialists strongly advise you to remove TrendingUpNow as soon as possible in order to prevent further damage on your computer. Furthermore, our security specialists strongly recommend to perform a full system malware scan – using an up-to-date, reputable and reliable anti-malware program like the award-winning SpyHunter 4. The TrendingUpNow Adware is dangerous mainly, because of the intrusive web ads, which could easily be exploited by hackers and inject even more dangerous infections on your system like for example ransomware. After performing a thorough analysis our security researchers issued a warning that TrendingUpNow Ads are generated by a malicious browser extension and it primary goal is to generate as many hits as possible, to earn more money for its developers! Finally, our security specialists concluded that the TrendingUpNow Adware is just another ad-supported program, that uses all kinds of deceptive and malicious tactics, in order to make you install it. Once installed, the TrendingUpNow will start displaying lots and lots of irritating, unwanted ads, which generate revenue for its developers. The distribution of these kinds of malware infections is mainly done via suspicious or questionable software bundles, hosted by suspicious websites. These software bundles are often configured to perform silent or stealth installations to keep these extra installations away from the eyes of the victims. When successfully installed, the TrendingUpNow Adware will modify your browser and system settings, making it much harder to remove. Furthermore, TrendingUpNow starts monitoring and collecting various private browsing data, including browsing history, web searches and their locations, account credentials, tracking cookies as well as other sensitive private information, which later will be sold to some 3rd party companies, which will use it for their own marketing purposes. If you have TrendingUpNow installed on your PC, your browser will most likely be filled with some intrusive and very annoying web ads, banners, pop-up windows or other 3rd party advertisements. If you start getting various web ads, claiming that they are – By TrendingUpNow, Ads by TrendingUpNow, TrendingUpNow Ads, Powered By TrendingUpNow, Brought by TrendingUpNow or Brought to you by TrendingUpNow – you should consider your computer infected by a dangerous malware and we strongly advise you to remove the TrendingUpNow adware as soon as possible. It seems that the TrendingUpNow adware works with all the well-known browsers like Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome. [Read More…]