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How to Remove MAAK Ransomware (Virus Removal Guide)

MAAK is a file-encrypting ransomware infection that restricts access to data (documents, images, videos) by encrypting files with the “.maak” extension. This guide teaches you how to remove MAAK ransomware by following easy step-by-step instructions.

You've made the 5-billionth search Scam

Scams

How to Remove “You’ve Made The 5-Billionth Search” Fake Survey

The “You’ve made the 5-billionth search” page is a browser-based scam that pretends to be from Google, then asks you to complete a survey to win a tech prize (Samsung Galaxy, MacBook Pro, iPhone). If you complete this survey, in the end, you’ll be either asked to enter personal information such as credit card details, email, home address or subscribe to unneeded paid services.
This guide teaches you how to remove the “You’ve Made The 5-Billionth Search” Fake Survey by following easy step-by-step instructions.

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Adware

How to Remove Malware from Firefox – Windows, Mac and Android

When Firefox is infected with malware, your homepage or search engine might change without your consent, or you’ll see pop-up ads and unwanted advertisements not originating from the sites you are browsing. This guide teaches you how to remove all types of malware from the Firefox browser by following easy step-by-step instructions.

Google Chrome Ads

Adware

How to Remove Malware from Chrome – Windows, Mac and Android

When Chrome is infected with malware, your homepage or search engine might change without your consent, or you’ll see pop-up ads and unwanted advertisements not originating from the sites you are browsing. This guide teaches you how to remove all types of malware from the Chrome browser by following easy step-by-step instructions.

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Adware

Remove the Adobe Flash Player Update scam (Virus Removal Guide)

The Adobe Flash Player Update fake error message is a scam that is shown to trick you into thinking that you need to install an update for Adobe Flash Player. It does this to scare you into downloading an update manager that will install adware and browser hijackers on your computer.
This guide teaches you how to remove the “Adobe Flash Player Update” browser hijacker for free by following easy step-by-step instructions.

Search.Yahoo.com virus

Browser Hijackers

How to Remove Search.Yahoo.com Redirect (Virus Removal Guide)

Yahoo Search is a legitimate search engine, however, there are plenty of browser hijackers which will redirect the user’s search queries to search.yahoo.com. This guide teaches you how to remove Search.yahoo.com browser hijacker for free by following easy step-by-step instructions.

Bing.com Virus

Browser Hijackers

How to Remove Bing.com Redirect (Virus Removal Guide)

Bing is a legitimate search engine, however, there are plenty of browser hijackers which will redirect the user’s search queries to bing.com. This guide teaches you how to remove Bing.com redirect for free by following easy step-by-step instructions.

Scams

“Unfortunately, there are some bad news for you” Email Scam

This email is a scam to try and scare you into paying the ransom. If you have received the “Unfortunately, there are some bad news for you” email, we recommend deleting it and under no circumstances send any money to these cybercriminals.

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Ransomware

How to Remove ELBOW Ransomware (Virus Removal Guide)

ELBOW is a file-encrypting ransomware infection that restricts access to data (documents, images, videos) by encrypting files with the “.[UNKNOWNTEAM@criptext.com].ELBOW” extension. This guide teaches you how to remove ELBOW Ransomware for free by following easy step-by-step instructions.

Image: [antich154@privatemail.com].Elbie ransomware

Ransomware

How to Remove Elbie Ransomware (Virus Removal Guide)

Elbie is a file-encrypting ransomware infection that restricts access to data (documents, images, videos) by encrypting files with the “.[antich154@privatemail.com].Elbie” extension. This guide teaches you how to remove Elbie Ransomware for free by following easy step-by-step instructions.

Image: System-defending.com scam

Adware

Remove System-defending.com Fake Alerts (Virus Removal Guide)

System-defending.com is a browser-based scam that tries to trick you into thinking that an antivirus (McAfee or Norton) quick scan has detected 5 viruses and you need to renew your antivirus subscription to remove them. This guide teaches you how to remove System-defending.com pop-up ads for free by following easy step-by-step instructions.

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Adware

How to Remove Centredirect.net Pop-up Ads (Virus Removal Guide)

Centredirect.net is a malicious site that displays fake messages to trick you into subscribing to its spam push notifications. This guide teaches you how to remove Centredirect.net pop-up ads for free by following easy step-by-step instructions.

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Browser Hijackers

Remove Chrome Protect — Smart Search extension (Removal Guide)

Chrome Protect — Smart Search is a browser hijacker that will change your browser search engine to browseprotect.co. This guide teaches you how to remove the Chrome Protect — Smart Search browser hijacker for free by following easy step-by-step instructions.