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  • Ad Galazy & AdGalazy.com Ads Image

    Remove the Ad Galazy Proxy and Adgalazy.com Ads

    Ad Galazy is an adware program from the family that injects advertisements into web sites that you are visiting. When this adware is installed, it will configure your browser to send all traffic through a bundled Privoxy server that has a filename of oxy.exe. This allows it to monitor all of the victim's web traffic and inject advertisements into the web sites they are visiting. ...

  • MaxPlayer & Cyber Smart-VideosDownloader Scam Image

    Remove the MaxPlayer & Cyber Smart-VideosDownloader Scam

    MaxPlayer or Cyber Smart-VideosDownloader is a free program being used by Tech Support Scammers as a cover for their Trojan. This program will be installed by adware bundles and appear a free YouTube video downloader. ...

  • Identity Protector PUP Image

    Remove the Identity Protector PUP

    Identity Protector is a program that states it is a 'tool to find and secure your Personal Information on your computer, as well as organize your passwords in one vault across browsers and lock them securely with a “Master Key.” Your identity is always protected, and you’ll never forget a password again'. While it may be able to do some of those things, my concern with this program is more with the incorrect detections ...

  • Network Security Breach Tech Support Scam Image

    Remove the Network Security Breach Tech Support Scam

    The Network Security Breach Tech Support Scam is a Trojan from the Trojan.Tech-Support-Scam family that displays a fake Windows update screen followed by an error message, which states that your computer was deactivated due to a network security breach. It then prompts you to enter a product key to unlock the computer, which is only known to the tech support scammers, and a phone number to call to receive help. These screens ...

  • Tweakerbit Antimalware PUP Image

    Remove the Tweakerbit Antimalware PUP

    Tweakerbit Antimalware is a potentially unwanted security program that can be installed via adware bundles. This program is advertised as having "strong and all-round protection against all types of malware including spyware, adware, Trojans and others". While it may be able to protect you from various malware threats, my biggest concern is that when I tested this software it listed a file as a potentially unwanted program, e...

  • VPNTop CPU Miner Image

    Remove the VPNTop CPU Miner

    VPNTop is a site that states it provides the "Best VPN for China, Best VPN for UAE Dubai". It then allows you to purchase a subscription or try out a free trial. If a user joins the free trial, the current download offered by the site will install a cryptocoin miner on to the computer. This miner utilizes all of the computer's CPU processing power to mine digital CryptoCurrency. ...

  • PCOptimize.exe or PC Optimize Trojan Image

    Remove the PCOptimize.exe or PC Optimize Trojan

    The PCOptimize.exe Trojan is a malware executable that is installed along with adware and potentially unwanted programs. When installed, this program will be installed in the %Temp%\PCOptimize folder. These Trojans are used to send information to remote servers and to possibly download other programs onto the computer. ...

  • Web Optimum Extension & EZ Search Hijacker Image

    Remove the Web Optimum Extension & EZ Search Hijacker

    Web Optimum is a potentially unwanted program that installs an extension into Google Chrome that is not available from Chrome's web store. This extension is called Web Optimum and will cause the new tab page to be for a search form called EZ Search. Any searches performed using this page will redirect the user to Yahoo.com, which will show the search results....

  • Shadowsocks Miner Trojan (CPU) Image

    Remove the Shadowsocks Miner Trojan (CPU)

    The Shadowsocks Miner is a Trojan that utilizes a victim's CPU processing power to mine digital CryptoCurrency. When installed, this mining Trojan is installed, it will be listed under the Uninstall Programs control panel as Shadowsocks. It should be noted that even though this miner is installed as a program called Shadowsocks, it is not the same as the legitimate open source Shadowsocks proxy software....

  • Websock.exe Miner (CPU) Image

    Remove the Websock.exe Miner (CPU)

    The Websock.exe Miner is a Trojan that utilizes a victim's CPU processing power to mine digital CryptoCurrency. When installed, this Trojan will create a scheduled task that ultimately executes a miner called Websock.exe. Websock.exe will attempt to mine coins for the malware developer by using all of the resources of your computer's processor....

  • Veberb Extension Image

    Remove the Veberb Chrome Extension

    Veberb is a Google Chrome extension that has a description of "Find all the doubles with us". When installed, this extension causes any searches made from the address bar and from certain search engines to be redirected through others sites and eventually to Yahoo.com, which will display the search results. ...

  • TablacusApp PUP Image

    Remove the TablacusApp PUP

    TablacusApp is an unwanted program that runs in the background, while making connections to remote sites. It is unknown why it is making these connections, but it could be done for SEO purposes, to increase views, or generate advertisement revenue....

  • Marlin.exe SiaCoin GPU Miner Image

    Remove the Marlin.exe SiaCoin GPU Miner

    The Marlin Miner is a Trojan that utilizes a victim's GPU, or graphics card, to mine the digital currency called SiaCoin. When installed, this Trojan will execute a miner called marlin.exe that mines SiaCoin for the malware developer by using the resources of your GPU's processor....

  • MirageISO Adware Image

    Remove the MirageISO Adware

    MirageISO is an unwanted adware & affiliate program that on allows you to mount ISOs as a drive a letter on the computer. It also, though, connects to remote sites and pulls down configuration files on how it should operate. These configuration files will cause certain sites to be tagged with affiliate codes so that the developer earns revenue when a person shops there....

  • ITree Extension & Dyaform Ads Image

    Remove ITree Chrome Extension & Dyaform Ads

    ITree is a Google Chrome extension that has a description of "find beautiful trees". When this extension is installed, it will display a picture when you click on the extension's button and inject advertisements from dyaform.com into search result pages....

  • VMProtect & VMProtectss.exe Monero Miner (CPU) Image

    Remove the VMProtect & VMProtectss.exe CPU XMRig Miner

    The VMProtect Miner is a Trojan that utilizes a victim's CPU processing power to mine the digital currency called Monero. When installed, this Trojan will install a miner called VMProtectss.exe that will attempt to mine Monero for the malware developer by using the resources of your computer's processor....

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