Remove Kalox APP

What is Kalox APP
Kalox APP is a browser hijacker, advertised as a useful browser extension that supposedly improves the browsing experience. It’s a fairly typical browser hijacker, it tricks users into installing it, changes browser’s settings and tries to redirect to sponsored websites in order to generate traffic and revenue. The hijacker will set its promoted site as your homepage…

Microsoft Edge-virus

What is Microsoft Edge-virus
Microsoft Edge-virus refers to tech-support scams that claim your computer is infected with a virus. The reason these kinds of scams are called tech-support scams is because they show fake virus alerts and encourage users to call the provided number for supposed tech-support, which turns out to be professional scammers. These scams can appear on all major…

Cybersecurity news headlines for June 1-30, 2020

In June’s edition of cybersecurity news headlines, we report on the BlueLeaks data dump, which leaked 269 GB of US police department data; Honda’s cyber attack; and India banning TikTok among other 59 Chinese apps.
Without further ado, here’s what made the biggest headlines in June, 2020.…

How to remove Gestyy.com

Gestyy.com is a legitimate advertising network
Gestyy.com is a legitimate third-party advertising service that webmasters can use to generate ad revenue. While Gestyy.com is legitimate, it’s not uncommon for scammers and cyber crooks to misuse such services for their own gain. Occasional ads by Gestyy are nothing to worry about. However, if you are bombarded with ads to the point where it…

How to remove BlueStacks

What is BlueStacks
BlueStacks or BlueStacks App Player is an Android Emulator that allows Android apps to run on Microsoft Windows and macOS. It’s a legitimate program used by many people for various reasons, such as playing mobile games on a more convenient platform. However, because it uses a lot of computer resources to run, it negatively affects the computer’s performance.…

How to remove Uwasson

What is Uwasson
Numerous users have reported that their Windows Defender anti-virus program constantly detects Uwasson but does not get rid of it. No matter how many times users send it to quarantine, Windows Defender detects it over and over again. It is believed that Uwasson is a false positive, and Defender detects it when users download game cracks, mining applications…

Dropbox phishing email – What you need to know?

What is Dropbox phishing email
Dropbox phishing email refers to phishing emails that are made to look like they are sent by Dropbox. The scammers sending out these emails are aiming to hijack accounts by trying to phish login credentials from unsuspecting users. The email basically says that a file has been shared with the recipient, and they need to click…

Android Charging Boost

What is Android Charging Boost
Android Charging Boost refers to the blue screen with ads that appear on Android device screens when there’s a potentially unwanted app (PUA) installed. The blue screen appears when users connect their Android smartphone to the charger. While this random screen with ads may alarm users, it’s nothing overly serious, as long as users don’t click…