Author Archives: Carine Febre

Remove Searchtab.win

Browser Hijacker

What is Searchtab.win?

Searchtab.win is another browser hijacker pretending to be a reputable search engine. It is spread bundled with other programs so that it could secretly enter computers; however, it does not try to hide its presence on systems. After getting onto computers successfully, it immediately changes all web browsers’ settings. Continue reading

Remove Zaxar Games Browser

Adware

About this threat

Zaxar Games Browser is a potentially unwanted program (PUP) that poses as an online game website. While it may be a legitimate website, that does not mean it’s trustworthy. You install it onto your computer yourself, which usually happens via free software bundles without you even noticing. Researchers also note that the website collects all kinds of information about its users, including the personal kind. Continue reading

How to remove Bigpicturepop.com

Browser Hijacker

About this adware

Bigpicturepop.com pop-ups and redirects are caused by an ad-supported program installed on your computer. It’s more commonly known as adware. Adware is not a serious computer threat and generally does not harm your computer directly. However, it’s far from harmless. The adware will generate adverts and bombard you with them. You clicking on those ads helps the adware generate pay-per-click revenue. Continue reading

Remove Muack.to

Browser Hijacker

About this threat

Muack.to is a highly dubious website, promoting a search engine. It’s more commonly known as a browser hijacker. Hijackers are low-level infections that can get into your computer via free software bundles so if you have one in your computer, you need to review how you install free programs. This hijacker is not going to harm your computer directly so do not worry. Continue reading

Newstimes2017.net Redirect Uninstall

Browser Hijacker

Why are you seeing pop-ups?

Newstimes2017.net pop-up advertisements are probably caused by an adware program installed on your computer. If you visit a dubious website and get annoying ads, it’s nothing to worry about. It’s merely the website pushing the ads to make revenue. However, if you get pop-ups and redirects while browsing various legitimate websites, you might have accidentally installed adware. Continue reading

Delete Ext.gomusix.com

Browser Hijacker

What is Ext.gomusix.com?

Ext.gomusix.com is a suspicious site that promotes a potentially unwanted application called Search by GoMusix. If you are constantly rerouted to this page, it is possible that you already have an unnecessary ad-supported program in your system. If that is the case, then you are bound to experience other disruptive symptoms like pop-ups, banners, Internet slow downs, and so on. We urge you not to waste any time on the adware as it will not stop interrupting your surfing on its own. In order to get rid of Ext.gomusix.com, you will have to uninstall the app that is responsible for it. Continue reading