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 Lucky Leap (Virus Removal Guide)

Lucky Leap, also found as the Lucky Leap virus (though not technically a computer virus) or Lucky Leap Deals is malware categorized as adware and a browser hijacker that primarily infects a computer system and attaches to Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, and Microsoft Internet Explorer as a browser add-on, browser helper object, and extension without user consent or knowledge. In turn, Lucky Leap malware displays unwanted advertisements that can be identified by text that say Lucky Leap Ads, Lucky Leap Deals, Ads by, Lemur Link, and more.