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Fake COVID-19 Vaccination Cards Sold by Scammers

The public is alerted of the many fake government-issued COVID vaccination cards sprouting online. There are listings of blank vaccination cards with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) logo found on e-commerce sites such as eBay, Etsy and Shopify. FBI issued this alert reminding everyone that by purchasing fake COVID-19 vaccination cards, not… Read more »

AOL Users: Beware of this Phishing Email

If you are still using AOL, be wary of this “old school” email phishing scam. According to a post from BleepingComputer, the said scam is underway to steal users’ login name and password by warning recipients that their account is about to be closed. Its subject indicates – “Mail Box will close in 3 days… Read more »

Posting your COVID-19 Vaccination Card on Social Media is a Big No-No

You just got inoculated so you’re surely excited to share the news to your family and friends. But the Better Business Bureau (BBB) has a warning after you receive your Covid-19 vaccine dose – don’t share your vaccination card on social media! Your card has your full name and birthday on it, along with other… Read more »

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 »

Security Tips

How to Remove TikoSearch

TikoSearch is a browser hijacker that will attempt to commandeer your browser search and homepage to tailsearch.com. Search results generated by this fake search engine will direct you to malicious websites to get money from you or infect your computer further. It may also prevent you from changing your settings back. TikoSearch is usually installed… Read more »

How to Remove SearchForWords from Mac

Be wary when downloading the app SearchForWords on your Mac. It has been detected as an adware that will attempt to commandeer your browser search and homepage. This adware will display unwanted ads in the form of surveys, sponsored links, coupon codes, banners, pop-ups, and push notifications. Clicking these ads will send you to malicious… Read more »

How to Remove SportSearchMaster?

SportSearchMaster is a browser hijacker that will attempt to commandeer your browser search and homepage. This browser hijacker will send you to malicious websites to get money from you or infect your computer further. It may also prevent you from changing your settings back. SportSearchMaster is usually installed through bundled software without you knowing. Remove… Read more »

How to Remove Cactus Search Browser Hijacker

Cactus Search is advertised as a browser extension dedicated to helping rare plants. It claims that they use their ad revenue to help plants from becoming extinct. While it may look like an ordinary search engine, Cactus Search is actually a browser hijacker that will attempt to commandeer your browser search and homepage. Generated search… Read more »

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How to Remove TikoSearch

TikoSearch is a browser hijacker that will attempt to commandeer your browser search and homepage to tailsearch.com. Search results generated by this fake search engine will direct you to malicious websites to get money from you or infect your computer further. It may also prevent you from changing your settings back. TikoSearch is usually installed… Read more »

How to Remove SearchForWords from Mac

Be wary when downloading the app SearchForWords on your Mac. It has been detected as an adware that will attempt to commandeer your browser search and homepage. This adware will display unwanted ads in the form of surveys, sponsored links, coupon codes, banners, pop-ups, and push notifications. Clicking these ads will send you to malicious… Read more »

How to Remove SportSearchMaster?

SportSearchMaster is a browser hijacker that will attempt to commandeer your browser search and homepage. This browser hijacker will send you to malicious websites to get money from you or infect your computer further. It may also prevent you from changing your settings back. SportSearchMaster is usually installed through bundled software without you knowing. Remove… Read more »

How to Remove Cactus Search Browser Hijacker

Cactus Search is advertised as a browser extension dedicated to helping rare plants. It claims that they use their ad revenue to help plants from becoming extinct. While it may look like an ordinary search engine, Cactus Search is actually a browser hijacker that will attempt to commandeer your browser search and homepage. Generated search… Read more »