Hohosearch basically an adware application that hijacks your browser’s homepage. This malicious program will change your homepage to hohosearch.com and if you try to remove it, will just keep coming back. It will also cause PC slowness.
The infection has modified your browser’s settings, so that Hohosearch.com shows up everytime you open your browser or a new tab.
A new strain of adware, known as Faster Internet, that takes a screenshot of victims’ PCs.
Once installed, Faster Internet will collect information related to the hardware present on the machine and will upload it to the developers’ server.
Everyone has browser extensions and/or plug-ins installed on their computers – whether they chose to install them or not. Sometimes, plug-ins can make our surfing experience better, but now lots of software vendors force users to install programs and modify their software attributes for their own benefit. For instance,
As internet usage has grown, phishing scams have exploded.
Here are some of the phishing scam messages we’ve come across include notification pending, order confirmation, phony insurance cards, tech support, your computer is infected, friend/link request, shared login screens, shared documents, breaking news, scans, someone who cares has sent you a greeting card, you sent a payment, air fare sale, your bill is now available, software update, parcel delivery problem, I liked your profile …
Due to an Adware attack on their browser, few users are getting this annoying new popup window in their browser.
This popup ad is a Scam and it is not from official Facebook.com Company.
The title reads “Facebook Pays India Residents Rs.15,792/day To Work From Home“.
The Advertisment has the url “http://facebook.com-important-finance-update.ninja/” which looks like a legitimate facebook.com domain, but
New Adware Hijack your browser, showing advertisement on your browser. These advertisement are actully adware. Sometimes adware changes your Home page and search page. Net Protector Protects your PC and Browsers from Adware which show annoying pop-up Advertisements.
Adware AtuZi infects browsers and displays many annoying pop-up ads.
A new Adware shows a fake warning in browser and asks the user to call the Tollfree USA Number. Net Protector users are protected from such Adware and Fake Warnings.
Do not trust such fake warnings.
The website name “WindowsHelpLine.net” is not any official Microsoft or Windows Web-site but used by the fraudsters to trick the users.
Many users getting advertise on their browser when open browser or new tab. These advertisements are actually adware. sometime these adware hack your personal data. So please beware of such adwares.