1. D

    Chrome Extension adware and Rootkit/hijack

    Around 3 days ago, I was on my administrator account and went on a shaddy blogspot and download what they told me to to get Microsoft office 2016 and crack it using kmsauto or something like that, I got warning from chrome and defender to not download those but I did anyway, Then shortly after...
  2. R

    Malware Removal. Need fixlist.txt for FRST.txt

    Need assistance with the fixlist.txt.
  3. Winter Soldier

    The motivation for security

    We often discuss how the attacks are sophisticated, since the malware is advanced and how much it is easy or difficult to organize defenses more or less stratified. But I would like to consider another perspective in this post The defence exists if there is the need for security relating to...
  4. K

    Solved Overwhelmed by malware (weevah2, nova.ramber.ru, trovi, etc)

    Hi all, Thanks in advance for your help. My situation is as described above. Currently running Windows 10 64bit. Began noticing problems on Chrome where my homepage would look funny (additional search bar appearing, all my favorited webpages gone), then being re-directed to various websites...
  5. T

    Just another newcomer here :)

    I´m really glad to be here. Dunno where should I ask this, but I have few hundred malware samples named like this: MD5.infected (0ea92447-a71c-11e6-9a56-80e65024849a.infected) And I want to rename them according to their malware code they contain. (Something like CryptoLocker.file) Is it...
  6. Winter Soldier

    Inside the TalkTalk 'Indian scam call centre'

    TalkTalk customers are being targeted by an industrial-scale fraud network in India, according to whistleblowers who say they were among hundreds of staff hired to scam customers of the British telecoms giant. The scale of the criminal operation has been detailed by the three sources, who say...
  7. P

    Kaspersky brings you the smell of malware

    When your job is writing about technology you get used to receiving the somewhat off the wall ways companies come up with to promote their products. Kaspersky's latest endeavour though had us scrambling for the calendar to check whether it was April 1st, as the company is launching a fragrance...
  8. S

    Solved Adware: random ad websites popping up

    Since 2 days ago, I've been infected with some sort of adware that managed to both change by default start-up page in chrome as well as random websites popping up. Several words in many websites would be highlighted green with underlines and clicking on those would pull up both a separate tab...
  9. H

    Help Malware Removal. Need fixlist.txt for FRST.

    I have used Farbar FRST to investigate and log my pc. Any help would be greatly appreciated. :) Here is my FRST.txt file: Scan result of Farbar Recovery Scan Tool (FRST) (x64) Version: 08-03-2017 Ran by Tyler (administrator) on ISO-DIDACT (10-03-2017 15:04:44) Running from...
  10. M

    Router Infection?

    Internet connectivity on all devices and computers (wins/mac) are often slow or cannot establish a connection. Oddly enough the connection right now is excellent. This makes me think if the hackers have been watching my searches during the past 40 minutes. It normalized moments after i started...
  11. H

    Safesearch.net enforced by administrator

    I was attempting to update Java, but I clicked the wrong link and ended up downloading Safesearch. Now I cannot change the search engine. The engine says it is enforced by the administrator, and that I can't change it to anything else other than safesearch.net.
  12. kumarsinhasingh

    Solved Help me to takedown this Malware Hosting (domain) DNS

    Hello guys i am a big fan of Internet Security related things. I am not professional and Special IT guy. But with all my potential i used to hunt malware and report to Virustotal and sometimes make DNS abuse report to DNS owner to block and terminate hacker from connections. My main goal is to...
  13. E

    Windows activation scam virus screen lock

    My methods already used explains what I've tried to do. I log in, whole screen covers in blue windows 10 product activation key needed because of suspicious activity ect... Not sure what to do. Only solution found was disconnecting my pc from the internet but I am not able to upload my frst nor...
  14. S

    Browser randomly opens with ad

    i downloaded and installed a game patch from a russian site which also installed unwanted programs on my pc (mail.ru and amigo). every half hour or so my browser pops up with a tab about ad sites. i have scanned my pc multiple times and removed many unwanted items to do with mail.ru and amigo...
  15. idunno

    Troubleshoot My computer bleeped, am I infected?

    While I was playing a game my computer bleeped. Am I infected? and If I am How do I remove the virus? Thanks to all!