News

Coronavirus [COVID-19] Phishing Emails

The current COVID-19 pandemic has cybercriminals on the loose. They have been taking advantage of this global crisis, preying on people’s fear, in order to obtain personal information and infect computers for profit. They scam people by sending phishing emails claiming to be from legit sources like the World Health Organization (WHO) or from the… Read more »

Shlayer Trojan: Mac Malware Infecting 10% of Mac Users

A lot of computer users assume that Macs rarely or don’t get infected at all with malware. But this is not the case. Just recently, antivirus provider Kaspersky has cited in their report that in 2019, the top Mac malware infecting 1 in 10 macOS users is the Shlayer trojan. According to their press release,… Read more »

Special Olympics NY Server Compromised, Sends Phishing Emails

Special Olympics New York, a non-profit organization that helps provide opportunities for people with intellectual disabilities and their communities to compete in Olympic-style, coached sports had its email server hacked during the holidays. The hackers were able to compromise and launch a phishing campaign targeting its donors. It tells the recipients that an automatic donation of… Read more »

First Aid Beauty, P&G’s online beauty store, Hacked

It seemed that hackers were successful in stealing customer payment information by planting an e-skimmer on prestige skin-care brand First Aid Beauty’s website. This popular beauty line was recently acquired by Procter & Gamble (P&G) reportedly at $250 million. It is again the notorious Magecart software skimmer who is responsible for this attack on P&G’s… Read more »

Security Tips

How to Remove Giphy Search

Giphy Search is a search engine where you can supposedly, as its name suggests, quickly search for GIF images. However, it has been classified as a browser hijacker that will attempt to commandeer one’s browser search and homepage. The browser hijacker will send you to malicious websites to get money from you or infect your computer… Read more »

How to Remove the Browser Hijacker FullTab Movie

FullTab Movie is supposedly a program where you can directly watch movies on your browser. But be cautious when installing because this application has been found to be a browser hijacker that will attempt to commandeer your browser search and homepage towards a fake one. Search results will direct you to malicious websites to get… Read more »

How to Remove pdf-searchz.com [PDFSearchz]

PDFSearchz aims to be a reliable portal where you can quickly search PDF files or easily convert a file into PDF. However, it is actually a browser hijacker that will attempt to redirect your browser search and homepage to pdf-searchz.com which is a fraudulent search engine. Its search results will send you to malicious websites… Read more »

How to Remove Search.standartanalog.com

Does your homepage and browser search always get redirected to search.standartanalog.com? This fake search engine is promoted by potentially unwanted applications (PUA) belonging to browser hijackers. Search results from search.standartanalog.com will send you to malicious websites to get money from you or infect your computer further. Unwanted ads will also keep appearing on your desktop… Read more »

Top Removal Guides

How to Remove Giphy Search

Giphy Search is a search engine where you can supposedly, as its name suggests, quickly search for GIF images. However, it has been classified as a browser hijacker that will attempt to commandeer one’s browser search and homepage. The browser hijacker will send you to malicious websites to get money from you or infect your computer… Read more »

How to Remove the Browser Hijacker FullTab Movie

FullTab Movie is supposedly a program where you can directly watch movies on your browser. But be cautious when installing because this application has been found to be a browser hijacker that will attempt to commandeer your browser search and homepage towards a fake one. Search results will direct you to malicious websites to get… Read more »

How to Remove pdf-searchz.com [PDFSearchz]

PDFSearchz aims to be a reliable portal where you can quickly search PDF files or easily convert a file into PDF. However, it is actually a browser hijacker that will attempt to redirect your browser search and homepage to pdf-searchz.com which is a fraudulent search engine. Its search results will send you to malicious websites… Read more »

How to Remove Search.standartanalog.com

Does your homepage and browser search always get redirected to search.standartanalog.com? This fake search engine is promoted by potentially unwanted applications (PUA) belonging to browser hijackers. Search results from search.standartanalog.com will send you to malicious websites to get money from you or infect your computer further. Unwanted ads will also keep appearing on your desktop… Read more »