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  • 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....

  • Tweakerbit Registry Optimizer PUP Image

    Remove the Tweakerbit Registry Optimizer PUP

    Tweakerbit Registry Optimizer is a potentially unwanted program that states it scans the Windows registry and optimizes it so it runs better. When Tweakerbit Registry Optimizer scans a computer it will list a variety of detected issues, but state that you need to first purchase a license before you can fix them. My concern is that it does not provide any details as to what was detected and still lists them as high severity is...

  • Iremow Extension Image

    Remove the Iremow Chrome Extension

    Iremow 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. ...

  • Dilyme Extension Image

    Remove the Dilyme Chrome Extension

    Dilyme 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. ...

  • Demoney Extension Image

    Remove the Demoney Chrome Extension & Dyaform Ads

    Demoney is a Google Chrome extension that has a description of "Find Out How You Can Earn A Lot Of Money In No Time!". 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. ...

  • Internet Security Alert Tech Support Scam Image

    Remove the Internet Security Alert Tech Support Scam

    The Internet Security Alert Tech Support Scam is an web browser advertisement shown by scammy remote tech support companies that try to scare visitors into thinking that their computer has a virus, their computer has something wrong with it, and that data may be compromised. I want to make it clear that if you see this alert in a web browser then your computer is fine! This is just an advertisement and you should not call the...

  • About:Blank Popup Image

    Remove the About:Blank Browser Popup

    If your computer keeps displaying browser popups that have the address About:Blank, then you could either have a problem with your browser settings, were visiting a site that displayed a popup, or have adware or hijackers installed installed that are displaying these popups. No matter the reason that you are seeing these types of popups, the about:blank page is not malicious and is only a symptom that there is something that ...

  • Master PC Cleaner PUP Image

    Remove the Master PC Cleaner PUP (Updated)

    Master PC Cleaner is a potentially unwanted program that states it scans Windows for Malware/Pup Threats, System/User Software Issues, and Startup/Uninstall Issues. When Master PC Cleaner scans a computer it will list a variety of detected issues, but state that you need to first purchase a license before you can fix them. My concern is that many of the issues that it detects are not what I feel would cause a problem on a com...

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