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 FuNNDeals virus (Removal Guide)

The FuNNDeals virus is a potentially unwanted program (or a PUP) often classified as adware, a browser hijacker, and spyware that primarily installs to a computer running the Microsoft Windows operating system and attaches to Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, and Microsoft Internet Explorer as a browser add-on, browser helper object (BHO), and extension without direct user acknowledgement. The FuNNDeals program may do this in order to serve targeted advertisements, which in return may create additional privacy relating issues for computer users.

How to remove Filteligent virus (Removal Guide)

The Filteligent virus is a potentially unwanted program (or a PUP) often classified as adware, a browser hijacker, and spyware that primarily installs to a computer running the Microsoft Windows operating system and attaches to Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, and Microsoft Internet Explorer as a browser add-on, browser helper object (BHO), and extension without direct user permission. The Filteligent program may do this in order to serve targeted advertisements, which in return may create additional privacy relating difficulties for computer users.

How to remove Zapp (Virus Removal Guide)

The Zapp virus (also found as Zapp Deals or Zapp Ads) is a Potentially Unwanted Program (PUP) categorized as adware, a browser hijacker, and spyware that primarily installs to a computer running the Microsoft Windows operating system and attaches to Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, and Microsoft Internet Explorer as a browser add-on, browser helper object (BHO), and extension without direct user consent. The Zapp program may do this in order to serve targeted advertisements, which in return may create additional privacy relating issues for computer users.

How to remove DealPeak (Virus Removal Guide)

The DealPeak virus is a term used to identify potential malware or a Potentially Unwanted Program (PUP) found in the adware, browser hijacker, and spyware categories of computer infections. DealPeak (also found as Deal Peak) displays pop-up and targeted advertisements on Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, and Microsoft Internet Explorer by installing a browser add-on, browser helper object (BHO), and browser extension onto each affected browser and the Microsoft Windows operating system that is used to collect and observe a computer and internet user’s activity and habits.

How to remove ShopperPro virus (Removal Guide)

The ShopperPro virus is a potentially unwanted program (or a PUP) often classified as adware, a browser hijacker, and spyware that primarily installs to a computer running the Microsoft Windows operating system and attaches to Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, and Microsoft Internet Explorer as a browser add-on, browser helper object (BHO), and extension without direct user consent. The ShopperPro program may do this in order to serve targeted advertisements, which then may create additional privacy relating issues for computer users