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Six Android App Pirates Responsible for Distributing and Selling over 5 Million Apps Busted by The FBI
Jul 24, 2014 Ξ

Six Android App Pirates Responsible for Distributing and Selling over 5 Million Apps Busted by The FBI

posted by Amy

Well, alright! Some hackers responsible for pirating Android apps through a few sites were just busted by the FBI. The alleged operators of the sites appbucket.net, applanet.net and snappzmarket.com, were  Full Article »

Adware

How To Remove: Fast and Safe Adware
Jul 23, 2014 Ξ

How To Remove: Fast and Safe Adware

posted by Daniel Patty

If you have noticed various coupons and pop-ups on your computer, you may find yourself dealing with Fast and Safe. This adware program created by Globaldev, is a particularly hard  Full Article »

Malware & PC Security News

Beware: Cybercrooks Delivering Exploits Through Enticing Facebook Messages Offering Work-At-Home Jobs
Jul 23, 2014 Ξ

Beware: Cybercrooks Delivering Exploits Through Enticing Facebook Messages Offering Work-At-Home Jobs

posted by OnlineSafety411 Advisor

Who wouldn’t want to work from home and make at least $8,000 a month? It seems that is the offer through a circulating message on Facebook that lures users to  Full Article »

Malware & PC Security News

Facebook Scam: Missile Shooting Down Malaysia Airline MH17 ‘Actual Footage’
Jul 22, 2014 Ξ

Facebook Scam: Missile Shooting Down Malaysia Airline MH17 ‘Actual Footage’

posted by Daniel Patty

As a world event tragedy unfolds, cybercriminals see opportunities to scam. This case is no different with the Facebook scam involving the downed Malaysia flight MH17. Using the heightened news  Full Article »

Malware & PC Security News

Facebook Scam- Miley Cyrus Found Dead
Jul 21, 2014 Ξ

Facebook Scam- Miley Cyrus Found Dead

posted by Daniel Patty

Another survey scam has started circulating on Facebook, this time announcing the death of Miley Ray Cyrus in an alleged drug overdose. The message under the video thumb reads: “{SHOCKING}  Full Article »

Adware

How to Remove Deal Keeper (The Deal Not Worth Keeping)
Jul 21, 2014 Ξ

How to Remove Deal Keeper (The Deal Not Worth Keeping)

posted by Daniel Patty

Deal Keeper, is a malicious adware program with the promise of helping a user’s online experience with comparison deals and coupons from online venders. These deals and coupons, however, are  Full Article »

Adware

How To Remove OffersWizard
Jul 16, 2014 Ξ

How To Remove OffersWizard

posted by Daniel Patty

  User Situation: Please help. My PC is infected with OffersWizard and it is very annoying. Every time I log onto my computer, OffersWizard is causing issues and damaging to  Full Article »

Adware

How To Remove Price Chop Adware
Jul 15, 2014 Ξ

How To Remove Price Chop Adware

posted by Daniel Patty

Price Chop is an adware, or PUP (Potentially Unwanted Program), that is advertised to save a user time and money by displaying special offers and discounts while browsing shopping websites  Full Article »

Adware

WinPcap Adware Removal Process
Jul 14, 2014 Ξ

WinPcap Adware Removal Process

posted by OnlineSafety411 Advisor

WinPcap is an adware application that may be designed with the intention of spreading certain programs that claim to help with the operation of your computer. The WinPcap ads may  Full Article »

Adware

Saving Machine Adware Removal Process
Jul 14, 2014 Ξ

Saving Machine Adware Removal Process

posted by OnlineSafety411 Advisor

Saving Machine is an adware program that may be designed to load random advertisements mostly related to saving money through shopping on the internet. The Saving Machine ads may be  Full Article »

Browser Hijacker

YouTube Accelerator Helper: What It Is and How To Remove It
Jul 8, 2014 Ξ

YouTube Accelerator Helper: What It Is and How To Remove It

posted by Daniel Patty

The YouTube Accelerator Helper, categorized as a potentially unwanted program (PUP), is a program that promises improved YouTube video loading speeds, but a the cost of a lower quality video.  Full Article »

Malware & PC Security News

Google Street View and Its Privacy Nightmare
Jul 7, 2014 Ξ

Google Street View and Its Privacy Nightmare

posted by Daniel Patty

What does the Supreme Court do when Google asks for a charge to be dropped that violates the Wiretap Act? They push forth with the case without explaining why- that’s  Full Article »

Malware & PC Security News

Could the Mix of Home Automation and Google Mean Privacy Issues?
Jul 1, 2014 Ξ

Could the Mix of Home Automation and Google Mean Privacy Issues?

posted by Daniel Patty

Nest Labs, a Google Inc. owned company, announced they will be allowing third-party companies to access its consumer’s gadgets to create apps that will communicate with its smart thermostats and  Full Article »

Browser Hijacker

Method to Stop Redirects to isearch.omiga-plus.com Browser Hijacker Site (remove isearch.omiga-plus.com)
Jul 1, 2014 Ξ

Method to Stop Redirects to isearch.omiga-plus.com Browser Hijacker Site (remove isearch.omiga-plus.com)

posted by OnlineSafety411 Advisor

isearch.omiga-plus.com is a browser hijacker site and an agent to rendering various advertisements or sponsored links. The isearch.omiga-plus.com page itself may not harm your computer in any way other than  Full Article »

Browser Hijacker

How To: Stopping Omiga Plus Redirects (isearch.omiga-plus.com)
Jul 1, 2014 Ξ

How To: Stopping Omiga Plus Redirects (isearch.omiga-plus.com)

posted by Daniel Patty

Omiga Plus parasite, or potentially unwanted program (PUP), is a browser hijacker created by Taiwan Shui Mu Chih Ching Technology Ltd. The company stands behind its start.Qone8.com search engine and  Full Article »

Malware & PC Security News

Microsoft’s “Patch Tuesday” Suspended: Anti-Spam Laws In Effect
Jun 30, 2014 Ξ

Microsoft’s “Patch Tuesday” Suspended: Anti-Spam Laws In Effect

posted by Daniel Patty

With a Canadian Anti-Spam Law taking effect July 1st, Microsoft has decided to shut down its email notification services for security warnings (monthly patch updates). Instead, Microsoft suggests that IT  Full Article »

Malware & PC Security News

Security News: “Rick Ross Killed In Detroit” Facebook Scam
Jun 26, 2014 Ξ

Security News: “Rick Ross Killed In Detroit” Facebook Scam

posted by Daniel Patty

After a recent Rick Ross concert cancellation at Detroit’s Chene Park this past Saturday, Facebook scammers took the incident as window of opportunity to make some money through curiosity. After  Full Article »

Malware & PC Security News

Security News: Legal Spyware “Galileo” Discoved
Jun 26, 2014 Ξ

Security News: Legal Spyware “Galileo” Discoved

posted by Daniel Patty

Just when we are coming down from the realization that the NSA has been snooping into our phone calls, an Italian company called HackingTeam has developed a spying software government  Full Article »

Adware

The Walking Adware: Zombie Alert (How To Remove Zombie Alert)
Jun 24, 2014 Ξ

The Walking Adware: Zombie Alert (How To Remove Zombie Alert)

posted by Daniel Patty

Zombie Alert is an adware that bombards the user with advertisements through pop-ups, in-text ads, and other variations forms of advertisements. Listed as a PUP (potentially unwanted program) Zombie alert  Full Article »

Malware

GameOver Zues: Who, What, Where, and How
Jun 20, 2014 Ξ

GameOver Zues: Who, What, Where, and How

posted by Daniel Patty

Unbeknownst to a user, they may be the owner of an infected computer, which is a part of a global network of computers, known as a botnet. Criminals use this  Full Article »



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