Category: Infections

How to Remove Big Dark [Browser Hijacker]

Big Dark is a browser hijacker that will attempt to redirect your browser and homepage towards the fake search engine – ytood.com. Search results generated 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.

Big Dark browser hijacker is usually installed through bundled software, an extension or add-on, without you knowing. You have to remove it immediately before it further damages your computer.

How to Remove StreamUltraSearch

Getting redirected to the StreamUltraSearch webpage whenever you open your browser?

StreamUltraSearch 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.

StreamUltraSearch is usually installed through bundled software without you knowing. Remove it immediately.

How to Remove Domain Spam Validator [Adware]

The Domain Spam Validator is a browser extension which supposedly will verify websites or domains for spam in seconds. But when installed, this adware will insert unwanted advertisements, push notifications, banners and pop-up ads. Clicking any of these links 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.

Domain Spam Validator is usually installed through bundled software without you knowing. You have to remove it immediately.

How to Remove QuickCouponSearch

Advertised as “the best way to search”, QuickCouponSearch is actually a browser hijacker that will attempt to commandeer your search engine and homepage. Search results 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.

QuickCouponSearch is usually installed through bundled software without you knowing. Remove it immediately.

How to Remove Search.windowconfig.com

Search.windowconfig.com 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.

Search.windowconfig.com is usually installed through bundled software without you knowing. Remove it immediately!

How to Remove HoroscopeZone Browser Hijacker

HoroscopeZone, as its name suggests, will supposedly provide easy access to daily horoscope readings. However, it has been found to be a browser hijacker that will attempt to change your homepage and redirect your browser search towards a fake one. Once it does, search results will send you to malicious websites to get money from you or infect your computer further. It may also monitor your browsing history, show unwanted ads, and prevent you from changing your settings back.

HoroscopeZone is usually installed through bundled software without you knowing. Remove it immediately.

How to Remove the Psychopath Ransomware

Psychopath is a ransomware that will take over your computer functionality and lock your files until you pay a “ransom”, in the form of Bitcoin cryptocurrency, in order to get access back. What it does is modify the file names with a unique string ID assigned to the victim. It then appends – [psychopat7@tutanota.com].[4-character string file extension] to each file. The ransom note from the Read_Me!_.txt file reads:

Your Data Locked.
To Get Decryption Instructions Email Us ,Don’t Edit Files Or Folders !
ID : xxxx

Email Address :psychopath7@tutanota.com

It disguises itself as a legit official warning when in reality it is all fake. Don’t fall for the trap and don’t pay any ransom fees. With software, you can remove the Psychopath ransomware easily. This type of infection can be downloaded on your computer for many reasons such as malicious websites, codecs, or downloads. Be sure to remove it immediately.

How to Remove Museum Explorer

Wanted to download the Museum Explorer browser extension? Museum Explorer allows users to get a related result from the Metropolitan Museum of Art (MET) collection everytime you do a Google search. It boasts to present daily artifacts and artworks from their database. However, this browser extension has been found to be a browser hijacker that will attempt to commandeer your browser search and homepage. Search results will send you to malicious websites to get money from you or infect your computer further. It is also riddled with unwanted ads and may also prevent you from changing your settings back.

Museum Explorer is usually installed through bundled software without you knowing. Remove it immediately.

How to Remove Perfect-Converter

Perfect-Converter is a browser hijacker that will attempt to commandeer your homepage and towards a fake search engine. 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.

Perfect-Converter is usually installed through bundled software without you knowing. Remove it immediately.

How to Remove the Browser Hijacker QuickConverterz

QuickConverterz is a browser hijacker that will attempt to commandeer your homepage towards a fake search engine. This browser hijacker will direct you to malicious websites to get money from you or infect your computer further. It may also monitor your browsing activity and prevent you from changing your settings back.

QuickConverterz is usually installed through bundled software or as an add-on without you knowing. Remove it immediately.