malware

Websearches.com: what is this?

Here I am again with another post on a search engine which you should stay away from. I want to discuss webssearches.com, which looks like any regular search engine and may even seem to be reliable due to four links to well-known websites. The search engine webssearches.com can become your home page and search provider. Yes, you can set it manually, but did you know that it could replace your home page without your interference? It can happen when your computer gets infected with a browser hijacker promoting this search provider. You have probably read tens of articles on online security or are going to do so. If you are, you will find a lot of advice on how to prevent malware, and one of them is a piece of antimalware. That’s right, you have to keep the system protected; otherwise, say good bye to your private information.

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Oh, sweet-page.com, how sweet are you?

Sweet-page.com, also known as Sweet page, is a search engine, and this search provider is promoted by a browser hijacker. The search engine has changes since the beginning of the year 2014. At the moment of writing, Sweet-page.com offers you links to popular websites and features three advertisements promoting online games and other services. Every time the search engine is reloaded, new advertisements are provided. Continue reading

Why should you remove istartsurf.com ?

Little have I written recently but this time I want to warn you about istartsurf.com, one of the latest browser hijackers that have altered the settings of Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox in many countries.

istartsurf.com is a seemingly useful search engine, and you may think in the same way, because the search engine features  three  tabs containing links to popular websites, such as Facebook, YouTube, Yahoo, and some others that I do not know, to tell the truth.

The search engine can be set as the home page and default search provider when browsing insecure websites, including P29P files exchange websites and those that are only for adults (if ya know what I mean). Continue reading

If you have the right to choose, choose to remove istart.webssearches.com

If you need money, establish a company, create a search engine, profit from advertising and live easy life. Istart.webssearches.com is part of the search engine webssearches.com, owned by EMG Technology Limited. The search engine is promoted by several browsing hijackers, including key-find.com, which redirects computer users to search.webbsearches.com. It is important to remove istart.webssearches.com, which should be done using a spyware removal tool.

Webssearches.com

Webssearches.com

Judging from the start-up page of webssearches.com, it may seem that EMG Technology is very user-oriented. The search engine provides computer users with links to popular websites, including Facebook, Twitter, Amazon, MSN, Yahoo, and Ebay. But is that all what webssearches.com can offer?

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Bueno Search: a wolf in sheep’s clothing or how to remove it

Bueno Search, or buenosearch.com, is a search engine which is distributed by a browser toolbar. The application works on Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox. The issue regarding the distribution of the toolbar and the changes made of the browsers is not new. Bueno Search is known to have gained speed in September 2013.  However, a month later the the interest in the search engine decreased. It continued until December 2013. A month later, another wave of users’  interest in the search engine was noticed.

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Delta-Homes: old browser hijacker again in the wild

If you want to protect your browsers from unauthorized changes, do not hesitate to implement a spyware removal tool because delta-homes.com is back in town. The search engine promoting this search provider hit a lot of computer users in June, 2013. A month or two later, the interest in the browser hijacker decreases, according to Google Trend. It suggests that less computer got infected. In October 2013, delta-homes.com almost lost the interest of computer years. However, since November 2013 to the present, the search engine has again gained computer users’ interests.

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