Author Archives: Jason Phillips

Remove my1tab.com

Browser Hijacker

About my1tab.com

my1tab.com is a browser hijacker, developed by Imali N.I. Media Ltd., a know developer of potentially unwanted programs (PUPs). Hijackers are not usually dangerous as they are developed to generate traffic for sponsored web pages and in that way make income. They are also known to collect certain kind of information about the browsing habits of users. That information is generally shared with third parties to generate personalized ads. Continue reading

.Serp Removal

Malware

What is .Serp Virus?

.Serp Virus is a recent version of the popular threat Serpent ransomware. Just like the first version, it does not ask permission to enter the system, but it becomes clear soon that it is the one inside the system because users realize that they cannot open any of their files, and those that cannot be accessed have received an extension .Serp. Continue reading

Remove ComboTab.com

Browser Hijacker

About combotab.com

combotab.com is a browser hijacker that is responsible for the change of homepage on your browser. The infection most likely began with you installing free software. Since no one would install a hijacker realizing what it is, it needs a different way to get into your computer. Essentially, hijackers are attached to free programs and are set to install alongside. Fortunately, these infections are rather low-level and do not pose significant danger to your system. However, combotab.com will make changes to your browser and possibly collect certain kind of information about your browsing habits. While the hijacker itself is not malicious, it should be noted that some hijackers are capable of leading users to malicious content. This could lead to a serious computer infection on your system so we suggest you delete combotab.com as soon as possible. Continue reading

Remove Coupons Best Ads

Adware

What is Coupons Best?

Coupons Best is considered to be adware that exposes users to intrusive ads. Coupons Best supposedly lets you read horoscopes and solve various quizzes. The reason why Coupons Best is seen as adware is because it can download and install onto your computer without you agreeing to it. It also tracks your browsing activity and bombards you with ads and banners. With horoscopes and quizzes being easy to access on the Internet, risking your private information by using Coupons Best does not seem to be worth the risk. Therefore, if you find it on your computer, we suggest you delete Coupons Best. Continue reading

Remove Search.searchgofind.com

Browser Hijacker

About Search.searchgofind.com

Search.searchgofind.com is a classic browser hijacker to add to the list of these unwanted computer infections. They are not malicious but can be highly irritating. Search.searchgofind.com will make changes to your browser and set itself as your homepage. This is rather annoying because you are not asked to authorize those changes. You will be stuck with that homepage until you remove Search.searchgofind.com, which we suggest you do as soon as possible. Continue reading

Point.LotusILoveYou.com Removal

Browser Hijacker

What is Point.LotusILoveYou.com?

Point.LotusILoveYou.com is promoted as a useful search tool that can provide you with beneficial search results, however, that is not what its main goal is. The browser hijacker uses various deceptive tactics to expose you to advertising data. Although it may look like any other search portal, it cannot be regarded as one. The hijacker not only changes your browser settings, reroutes you to unfamiliar websites, but it is also responsible for other unwelcome symptoms. There is no reason why you should hesitate to delete Point.LotusILoveYou.com from your browsers for good. Continue reading