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Remove the Defendsearch.com Search Redirect

If searches from a new tab page are being redirected to the site Defendsearch.com, then you have a browser extension or addon installed that is performing these redirects. Some extensions, such as Secure Chrome Pro, will cause searches from your browser's address bar or from a new tab page to redirect through http://defendsearch.com/?q=[search-query], which currently

By | 2018-01-16T15:08:32+00:00 January 16th, 2018|Categories: Bleeping Computer, Virus Removal|Comments Off on Remove the Defendsearch.com Search Redirect

Remove the Secure Chrome Pro Chrome Extension

Secure Chrome Pro by defendsearch.com is a Chrome extension that has a description of "Get protection from online threats like unreconized / fishing / virus websites ! in ONE click". When installed, Secure Chrome Pro will add a little icon to your toolbar that when clicked will query https://www.phishtank.com/ to see if the site is

By | 2018-01-16T15:08:29+00:00 January 16th, 2018|Categories: Bleeping Computer, Virus Removal|Comments Off on Remove the Secure Chrome Pro Chrome Extension

Remove the Chrome Security Warning Scam

The Chrome Security Warning is a web browser based scam that tries to trick you into calling an unwanted Chrome extension. This alert display an alert that pretends to be Chrome displaying a warning that states that attackers are trying to install malware and steal your information. As this is a scam, you should not

By | 2018-01-16T15:08:26+00:00 January 16th, 2018|Categories: Bleeping Computer, Virus Removal|Comments Off on Remove the Chrome Security Warning Scam

Remove Coupons Bar Ads From Web Sites

If you visit a web page and see a vertical bar labeled Coupons, like in the image below, then you are either infected with adware or have an unwanted browser extension installed. These unwanted programs will inject vertical and horizontal advertisement banners into web sites that you are viewing that are labeled Coupons or Best

By | 2018-01-16T15:08:23+00:00 January 16th, 2018|Categories: Bleeping Computer, Virus Removal|Comments Off on Remove Coupons Bar Ads From Web Sites

Remove the Folder Share or FolderShare Adware

Folder Share, otherwise known as FolderShare, is an adware program that reads shares a Windows folder as a network share. What it does not tell you, though, is that it will also install numerous executables that display advertisements on your computer every 60 seconds in the default browser. This article was published first at Remove

By | 2018-01-16T12:09:12+00:00 January 16th, 2018|Categories: Bleeping Computer, Virus Removal|Comments Off on Remove the Folder Share or FolderShare Adware

Remove the Star Shaped Pies Chrome Extension

Star Shaped Pies by boac.me is a unwanted Chrome extension that has a description of "This tasty and beautiful dish is guaranteed to be the star of the party". When installed, it will create a small icon in the Chrome toolbar that when clicked on, will open the web page https://www.ehow.com/how_12340570_make-starshaped-berry-hand-pies.html.This article was published first

By | 2018-01-16T09:12:45+00:00 January 16th, 2018|Categories: Bleeping Computer, Virus Removal|Comments Off on Remove the Star Shaped Pies Chrome Extension

Remove the Tuneup Pro System Optimization PUP

Tuneup Pro is a Registry cleaner that states it can optimize a computer in order to increase its performance. When it performs a scan it will list various issues in the System related errors, Com and ActiveX errors, User related errors, and Startup and uninstall errors categories. When a user tries to fix the detected

By | 2018-01-16T09:12:42+00:00 January 16th, 2018|Categories: Bleeping Computer, Virus Removal|Comments Off on Remove the Tuneup Pro System Optimization PUP

Remove the Would Like To Use Your Computing Power Page

If your browser displays a page stating that it "Would Like To Use Your Computing Power", then you should close the browser. These pages contains scripts such as Coinhive that utilize your browser to mine for the digital currency called Monero. This article was published first at Remove the Would Like To Use Your Computing

By | 2018-01-11T21:07:30+00:00 January 11th, 2018|Categories: Bleeping Computer, Virus Removal|Comments Off on Remove the Would Like To Use Your Computing Power Page

Remove V.luxfp.space Advertisements

If your computer is connecting to the V.luxfp.space page and being shown Russian advertisements for adult sites, games, or shopping sites then you may be infected with adware. Some adware will automatically open web sites that redirect you to various sites. One of the sites that you may be redirected to is http://v.luxfp.space/.This article was

By | 2018-01-11T21:07:27+00:00 January 11th, 2018|Categories: Bleeping Computer, Virus Removal|Comments Off on Remove V.luxfp.space Advertisements

Remove the Amazon Rewards Event Web Page

The "Amazon Rewards Event" page is an web browser advertisement that states that Amazon is providing a special rewards for Amazon users to show their loyalty. Ultimately it will say you won a prize and then prompt you to fill out a survey that includes your contact details. As it is unknown what these details

By | 2018-01-10T21:03:00+00:00 January 10th, 2018|Categories: Bleeping Computer, Virus Removal|Comments Off on Remove the Amazon Rewards Event Web Page