Remove Amarktflow virus

What is Amarktflow virus
Amarktflow virus refers to a scam that claims users have won prizes or gift cards. These scams are designed to trick users into revealing their personal information, and they are incredibly common. You must have encountered those old school ads with a gift box image saying a prize is waiting for you in the past, and these Amarktflow…

Remove Newfinder APP

What is Newfinder APP
Newfinder APP is a potentially unwanted program (PUP) and a browser hijacker that promotes the searchnewworld.com search engine. The reason it’s classified as a potential threat is because it can install without explicit permission from users, and once it’s installed, it makes unwanted changes to browsers. The program is supposed to improve search results, but all it…

Remove “Congratulations Dear Amazon Customer” Scam

What is “Congratulations Dear Amazon Customer” Scam
“Congratulations Dear Amazon Customer” Scam refers to a scam that claims you have won a prize given by Amazon. Giveaway scams are very common and there are many varieties of them, but they’re all after the same thing: personal information and money. This particular scams claims that Amazon is hosting the giveaway, but you can encounter…

Cybersecurity news headlines for December 1-31, 2019

In the last edition of cybersecurity news headlines of the year 2019, we have a few stories to report on. Music streaming service Mixcloud suffered a data breach, as did LifeLabs, a clinical laboratory services provider. A series of hacks of Ring security cameras left many homeowners terrified, and Russia has successfully tested disconnecting from the worldwide Internet.…

What is Discordhookhelper.exe

What is Discordhookhelper.exe
Discordhookhelper.exe is a legitimate executable that belongs to Discord, a VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol) application. Discord is designed for video gaming communities and specializes in text, image, video and audio communication between users in a chat. According to user reports, anti-virus programs Avast and AVG sometimes detect the file (located at C:\Users\username\AppData\Roaming\discord\version\modules\discord_hook) as malicious and quarantine it.…

How to remove PC Power Plus

What is PC Power Plus?
PC Power Plus is promoted as a system optimization tool that can be used to better your system overall performance. It is supposed to find and remove unnecessary files, shortcuts, and other items. Although the application has an official website, where you can download it, the app can also be acquired through other means like software…

What is Driver Navigator?

Despite what its developers, Easeware, may claim, Driver Navigator is classified as a potentially unwanted application. It may be advertised as a useful tool, but, in reality, it performs unreliable scans that show users made up results that are always overwhelmingly negative. This is done in order to trick the user into purchasing the full version of the unwanted program. There…

How to remove Theyscan.com

What is Theyscan.com
Theyscan.com is a browser hijacker, also called a redirect virus. While it’s not a virus, nor is it a particularly malicious infection, hijackers are often referred to as viruses by users because of their behaviour. They install via software bundling, make unwanted changes to browsers and redirect users to questionable websites in order to make revenue. However, they…