Category Archives: Malware

Adware – Software that supports advertising.
Browser Hijacker – Malware or virus that replaces existing internet browser settings.
Ransomware – Ransomware (cryptoviruses, cryptotrojans, cryptoworms) restricts access to the computer system that it infects and demands a ransom in order for the restriction to be removed.
Scareware – Software with malicious payloads, or of limited or no benefit, that are sold to consumers via certain unethical marketing practices. The selling approach uses social engineering to cause shock, anxiety, or the perception of a threat, generally directed at an unsuspecting user.
Spyware – Software that observes and gathers computer activity.
Trojan Horse – A malicious application whose purpose is to grant unauthorized access to a computer system.


How to remove WebInternetSecurity (Virus Removal Guide)

WebInternetSecurity (also known as Web Internet Security) is a Potentially Unwanted Program (PUP) categorized as adware, a browser hijacker, and spyware that is used to change existing internet browser settings, collect user information, and serve pop-up advertisements on Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, and Microsoft Internet Explorer, as well as potentially introduce a computer to additional issues.

How to remove Coupon Clipster (Virus Removal Guide)

If you are seeing Ads by Coupon Clipster, your computer may be infected with what is referred to as the Coupon Clipster virus (also known as CouponClipster virus). This program is not technically a computer virus, but instead is detected as potential malware (or a PUP) in the adware, browser hijacker, and spyware categories of computer infections. Coupon Clipster primarily installs to a computer using Microsoft Windows and attaches to Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, and Microsoft Internet Explorer as a browser add-on, browser helper object (BHO), and extension with or without user consent in order to collect user information, which is used to serve targeted advertisements and in return can create additional privacy relating issues for computer users.

How to remove RandomPrice (Virus Removal Guide)

The RandomPrice virus (Random Price virus) is a potentially unwanted program (or a PUP for short) found in the adware, browser hijacker, and spyware categories. RandomPrice adware is Microsoft Windows that displays pop-up advertisements on Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, and Microsoft Internet Explorer by attaching to the affected browsers as a browser add-on, browser helper object (BHO), and extension without direct user consent. In return this may create additional privacy relating difficulties for computer users.