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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 SearchConverterInc

SearchConverterInc 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 bringing back your default search engine settings or your saved homepage preferences. The browser hijacker… Read more »

How to Remove OptimalUnit from Mac

OptimalUnit is an adware affecting Mac users. It will attempt to commandeer one’s browser search and homepage promoting a fake search engine. This adware will generate lots of unwanted advertisements on your browser in the form of fake surveys, coupons, pop-up ads, and banners. These intrusive ads will send you to malicious websites to get money… Read more »

How to Remove the Browser Hijacker Finding Pro?

Finding Pro is a browser hijacker that will attempt to commandeer your browser search and homepage to tailsearch.com which is a fake one. This browser hijacker will send you to malicious websites to get money from you or infect your computer further. It displays unwanted ads on your screen, monitor your browsing history, and may… Read more »

How to Remove XoXoEmoticons

XoXoEmoticons may be a helpful extension where you can copy-and-paste emoji everywhere but once downloaded, it comes with ads and is actually a browser hijacker that will attempt to modify your default search engine and browser page. Search results from this browser hijacker will send you to malicious websites to get money from you or… Read more »

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How to Remove SearchConverterInc

SearchConverterInc 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 bringing back your default search engine settings or your saved homepage preferences. The browser hijacker… Read more »

How to Remove OptimalUnit from Mac

OptimalUnit is an adware affecting Mac users. It will attempt to commandeer one’s browser search and homepage promoting a fake search engine. This adware will generate lots of unwanted advertisements on your browser in the form of fake surveys, coupons, pop-up ads, and banners. These intrusive ads will send you to malicious websites to get money… Read more »

How to Remove the Browser Hijacker Finding Pro?

Finding Pro is a browser hijacker that will attempt to commandeer your browser search and homepage to tailsearch.com which is a fake one. This browser hijacker will send you to malicious websites to get money from you or infect your computer further. It displays unwanted ads on your screen, monitor your browsing history, and may… Read more »

How to Remove XoXoEmoticons

XoXoEmoticons may be a helpful extension where you can copy-and-paste emoji everywhere but once downloaded, it comes with ads and is actually a browser hijacker that will attempt to modify your default search engine and browser page. Search results from this browser hijacker will send you to malicious websites to get money from you or… Read more »