Remove Adware Norassie

What is Adware Norassie
Adware Norassie is the detection name anti-malware program Malwarebytes uses to identify a family of  potentially unwanted programs (PUP) with adware characteristics installed on a computer. According to Malwarebytes, the adware family has not been seen for a while but the anti-malware still protects against it.…

Optimum Search Removal Guide

What is Optimum Search
Optimum Search is a browser hijacker that attaches itself to browsers and changes their settings. Because of its behaviour, many users may refer to it as a virus or malware, but browser hijackers are not malicious. They’re more like pests that disrupt your browsing. The hijacker will make changes to your browser’s settings and set its promoted…

What is Cse.google.com

What is Cse.google.com
Cse.google.com is a legitimate custom search tool provided by Google to webmasters. Google Custom Search Engine allows webmasters to put a search engine on a website for users to use when they want to find something on that particular or a similar site. It’s a widely used tool that you likely have encountered many times before. However, multiple users…

Advisurf.com – How to remove

What is Advisurf.com
Advisurf.com is a browser hijacker website that may become set as your homepage if your computer is infected with said hijacker. It’s not a serious computer infection because it doesn’t do direct harm. However, it is very annoying. It will make unwanted changes to your browser, and set its promoted site as your homepage, new tabs and search…

What is SysWOW64

What is SysWOW64
SysWOW64 is a legitimate folder that you can find on your Windows computers. It contains system files and is used to make 32-bit programs work on 64-bit Windows. It should not be causing any issues, but you may have noticed it in your Task Manager because it can sometimes use quite a bit of the system’s memory. However, that…

How to remove Ads X

What is Ads X
Ads X is an adware that will alter search results to display ads. The adware is associated with extensions like All Video Downloader Professional, App Launcher, and Dark Themes. Users who have these extensions added to their browsers will see ads as the first results when they perform a search. It will clearly say Ads X on…

Ransomware Trends to Watch in 2020

Ransomware in 2020
Ransomware has come a long way from the days when it was merely scareware trying to extort money from vulnerable users by claiming they have done something illegal. Over the years it has evolved into a sophisticated threat that causes billions of dollars in damages every year. It now involves sophisticated infiltration and attack techniques, and can cause…

Chrome adware Removal

What is Chrome adware
Chrome adware refers to adware classified infections that affect the Google Chrome browser. It’s an umbrella term to refer all adware that get attached to Chrome. Adware isn’t a particularly serious infection but it is an annoying one. It can change browser’s settings, show you pop-ups and redirect you to questionable websites, as well as alter your…