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Learn practical rules for safe online behavior, including the use of strong secure passwords, protecting privacy on social networks, avoiding spam and phishing.

Remove Omiga Plus (isearch.omiga-plus.com) adware

Omiga Plus by Taiwan shui Mu Chih Ching Technology, Inc. is a desktop maintenance application that merges the useful with the intrusive. What’s handy about it is the feature of organizing the desktop in a way that allows quick and easy access to its items, accommodating intuitive layout in grids, the...

How to remove Speedial Search homepage hijacker

The last few years’ adware propagation boom is particularly troubling, because not only do these nasty little cyber threats take the essential web browsing choices away from their victims – they compromise user privacy as well. All of these risks turn out to be there when it comes to the analysis of the...

How to remove Sweet Page adware

Ambiguity in the nature of Sweet Page consists in its denoting both a rather harmless web page and a highly annoying application. It reflects the widespread cybercrime tendency that exists on the frontier between the acceptable and illegitimate, namely adware propagation. A campaign like this starts with...

How to remove Trovi Search virus

Circumventing user authorization while making changes to the way a computer system is configured is a feature that makes apps like Trovi Search an unwanted entity. Falling victim to this adware is a matter of installing a third-party program and paying little or no attention to the details of the setup...

Remove search.conduit.com hijacker: Conduit Search removal for Chrome, Firefox, Explorer browsers.

Installing some browser extensions might turn out a mixed blessing, because along with the benefits and increased web surfing convenience users may run into the problem of excessive intrusiveness. Ambiguous experience of this sort is exemplified by the Conduit Toolbar. Whereas, on the one hand, it is a...

Remove Qone8.com (Start.qone8.com) Hijacker / Browser Redirect

Qone8.com obtrusively meddles with one’s online surfing by hijacking the web browser on the affected computer. Ultimately, this activity leads to your default homepage getting modified (to start.qone8.com) and your web search provider changed in a forcible fashion (to search.qone8.com). Moreover, no matter...

CryptoLocker Virus: “Your Personal Files Are Encrypted!”. How-To-Remove Guide

September 2013 turned out fruitful and lucrative for one of the cybercrime syndicates out there, but really alarming for private users and organizations on the other side of the IT security battlefield. The reason is the launch of a vicious computer infection known as CryptoLocker which in terms of severity...

Guide to remove New Zealand Police virus

The New Zealand Police virus, also known as “Nga Pirihimana o Aotearoa” or New Zealand E-crime Lab ransomware, is targeting users physically located in New Zealand and does it in a fairly vicious way. This malicious code causes the affected operating system to display a scary-looking lock screen...

The US Department of Justice MoneyPak Virus Removal Tutorial

The reputable name of the United States Department of Justice has been disgracefully exploited in cybercrime schemes since late May 2013. Scammers ventured to launch a campaign involving ransomware distribution, stating that it’s being done on behalf of the above-mentioned federal executive department....

Royal Canadian Mounted Police Ransomware Virus Analysis and Removal

A big trend of today’s cybercrime is distributing ransomware locking victims’ computers allegedly on behalf of local law enforcement agencies. One of such infections pretends to come from the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, a reputable Canadian national police service. While the name of this institution...