Monday, June 30, 2014 Appears Suddenly, How to Remove


  • Brief introduction on
  • The function of
  • Hidden Dangers from
  • Learn the way to remove Searchassist and restore the default homepage
  • Other related post

Brief Introduction on appears to be a search engine that would insert its domain into every search results just like Google does. SearchAssist might not be strange to PC users as its ads have long been active on the Internet. Apart from this, there are other weird features about the search engine:

Thursday, June 26, 2014

What Is TorchCrashHandler.exe and Why It Pops Up? [How to Troubleshoot]

troubleshoot TorchCrashHandler.exe

  • TorchCrashHandler.exe profile
  • What happen to TorchCrashHandler.ex
  • Learn the way to troubleshoot TorchCrashHandler.exe
  • Other related posts

Brief Introduction of TorchCrashHandler.exe

TorchCrashHandler.exe is published by TorchMedia Inc.  (signed by Torch Media Inc.) to help users improve Torch Browser experience by sending anonymous usage statistics and crash reports when Torch Browser unexpectedly shuts down or encounters errors. TorchCrashHandler.exe contains such data for future prevention.

It is settled under C:\users\user\appdata\local\torch\update\ and registered as a Windows Service with the name Torch Crash Handler, and thus it can be automatically running at each Windows start.

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

PUP.Optional.PicEnhance.A, Information about PUP and The Way to Remove It

get rid of PUP.Optional.PicEnhance.A

  • Brief introduction on Other Related Posts
  • What does pup.optional.PicEnhance.A do and what for?
  • Anything that worth attention?
  • Learn the way to get rid of PUP.Optional.PicEnhance.A and its ads
  • Other related posts

Brief Introduction

PUP.Optional.PicEnhance.A is a newly released PUP and it is specifically detected by Malwarebyte in the middle of the surfing online or the installation of certain extensions. One case was reported that "pup.optional.PicEnhance.A" was part of an HDR or other photo editing extension. Yet it does not help with anything but standing in the way as installed anti-virus program won't allow any update to its database until something corrections/rectifications are made.

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Get Rid of Nuisance, Manual Thread

get rid of

  • harassed computer
  • Is virus?
  • might introduce in dangers
  • Learn the way to get rid of
  • Other related posts

Scenes of Harassment

  1. Ad.helpertrack eats up all ram.
  2. Closes web pages and triggers spamming ads.
  3. would disconnect the Internet.
  4. Other web applications might install without knowledge and permission.
  5. Victims would notice browsing history is filled with and errant websites.

Monday, June 23, 2014

IDP.Program.D1B0A5C0 Affection, What Is It and How to Remove It?

remove IDP.Program.D1B0A5C0

  • What is IDP.Program.D1B0A5C0
  • The consequence of being attacked by IDP.Program.D1B0A5C0
  • What is the purpose of IDP.Program.D1B0A5C0 and its damages?
  • Why manual removal method is required?
  • Follow thread to remove IDP.Program.D1B0A5C0
  • Reference
  • Other related posts

What Is IDP.Program.D1B0A5C0?

IDP.Program.D1B0A5C0 is specifically detected by AVG. The warning alert about it will not stop and keep telling that there’s one more threat is found every each second. The alerted files are mainly .exe and .cl files with random name. Obviously that IDP.Program.D1B0A5C0 is a Trojan downloader. The longer it stays on a machine, the more threats, Trojan horse particularly will be introduced in.

Sunday, June 22, 2014 Still Appears, How to Prevent from Hijacking?

stop from hijacking

  • Where do I get
  • Is virus?
  • What does do and is it dangerous?
  • Why keeps popping up?
  • Learn the way to stop from hijacking
  • Other related posts

The Way Adopts to Propagate

To push into the online market quickly, creators have been found to employ drive-download method. As a web application, would be bundled with other web applications including PUP, adware and toolbar. It also bundles with freeware/shareware, this is why it is always highly recommended to choose “custom install” over “recommended install” when installing a third-party program.

Saturday, June 21, 2014

What Is BrowserSafeguard.exe and How to Remove It?

remove BrowserSafeguard.exe

  • BrowserSafeguard’s functions
  • The payloads of BrowserSafeguard.
  • How BrowserSafeguard.exe enters computer
  • Is BrowserSafeguard.exe virus?
  • What is it like to get BrowserSafeguard.exe?
  • Learn the way to remove BrowserSafeguard.exe
  • Other related posts

BrowserSafeguard.exe’s Function

BrowserSafeguard.exe is not exclusively belonging to certain program or web applications. It is created to help third-party programs that pay it to assist in permanent stay and dodging the automatic removal by installed anti-virus program.

Friday, June 20, 2014

Help Uninstall RegTweaker and Remove Win32/AdWare.RegTweaker.A

remove RegTweaker and Win32/AdWare.RegTweaker.A


  • What is RegTweaker, is it malware?
  • Is RegTweaker related to Win32/AdWare.RegTweaker.A?
  • Where does RegTweaker come from?
  • Is RegTweaker safe to use?
  • Learn the way to uninstall RegTweaker and remove Win32/AdWare.RegTweaker.A
  • Other related posts

Is RegTweaker Rogueware?

RegTweaker is a paid program. It is pushed as the best registry errors cleaner and system optimizer. Yet comments on it are just controversy. Some say that there are no pros and consider it as a rogueware; while some say that it is quite useful. The fact is that downloads for RegTweaker from CNET and Softpedia are still available.

People think bad of RegTweaker simply due to the following reasons:

Thursday, June 19, 2014

TR/Crypt.XPACK.Gen Keeps Haunting, What Should I Do to Remove It?

remove TR/Crypt.XPACK.Gen

  • How do I get TR/Crypt.XPACK.Gen?
  • What TR/Crypt.XPACK.Gen does?
  • Consequence
  • Follow thread to remove TR/Crypt.XPACK.Gen
  • Reference
  • Other related posts

How Do I Get Contracted by TR/Crypt.XPACK.Gen?

According to some victims that downloading Crysis 2 MP demo via Steam and other media will end up with TR/Crypt.XPACK.Gen warning alert by Avira. The location of the Trojan horse varies and it is detected as a .dll file. CryNetwork.dll, CrySystem.dll and CryAction.dll are found to be affected.

Obviously, for PC users with certain level virus and computer knowledge, that the .dll processes do not belong to system and they are originated from third-party program. Drive-by download is the major way for the Trojan horse to propagate, it can piggyback on:

Wednesday, June 18, 2014 Hijacks, I Want Homepage Back But How?



  • What is and its purpose?
  • Conclusion on’s troubles
  • Any harms from
  • Follow thread to remove
  • Reference
  • Other related posts

Why Homepage Suddenly Changes to

Most people don’t ask for but they have their homepage changed to somehow. So what is it and why it does so? is categorized as browser hijacker and has been widely called as PUP due to the fact that there’s no vicious attribute code found in its package. In other word, is not technically a virus.

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Any Way to Remove/Uninstall AnyProtect? And What Is It?

remove/uninstall AnyProtect Online Backup

  • What is AnyProtect?
  • How AnyProtect gets on a computer?
  • Why and how it sticks to computer?
  • Any harms?
  • Follow thread to remove/uninstall AnyProtect
  • Final

What Is AnyProtect?

AnyProtect is a paid online backup program created by ClickMeIn Limited ran by ironSource, a known distributor of web browser extensions and toolbars. Usually it would “kindly” keep popping up warnings to backup your personal information. If one does what it says, AnyProtect will ask PC users to buy its full version to do so. Due to the overbearing clause it offers and the persistent warning, security company categorize it as PUA (Potentially Unwanted Application).

Monday, June 16, 2014

JS:Pdfka-ADK [Expl], How to Get This Off When Anti-virus Program Fails?

remove JS:Pdfka-ADK [Expl]

  • Where does JS:Pdfka-ADK [Expl] kicks in?
  • What JS:Pdfka-ADK [Expl] wants from PC users?
  • How Dangerous is the Trojan horse?
  • JS:Pdfka-ADK [Expl] resists automatic removal
  • Get expertise in removing JS:Pdfka-ADK [Expl]
  • Final

Where Does JS:Pdfka-ADK [Expl] Kicks in?

People said that they got JS:Pdfka-ADK [Expl] warning alert all of a sudden when surfing on the Internet. Some said that JS:Pdfka-ADK [Expl] worms into a computer through vulnerability in Adobe PDF creator, Acrobat and Java program. As a matter of fact, the Trojan horse possesses its own JS    and capitalizes IE loophole. This is why people get its warning alert when trying to access certain websites.

Sunday, June 15, 2014

SaveForYou Is Not Virus, Then How to Remove the Adware When Anti-virus Program Fails?

  • What SaveForYou really is?
  • The working mechanism of SaveForYou
  • Troubles caused by SaveForYou
  • Attention
  • Learn the way to remove SaveForYou
  • Final

SaveForYou – Correct Identification

Not a few people still consider ads like SaveForYou that pop up a lot without being removed by conventional way is virus. As a matter of fact, it is just an adware, you can also call it as advertising platform or PUP.

Saturday, June 14, 2014

Win:32Rootkit-gen[Rtk] – Device Driver Virus Causes Initialization Failure [Expertise]

  • Outline about Win:32Rootkit-gen[Rtk]
  • Conventional removal methods will fail in removing Win:32Rootkit-gen[Rtk]
  • How dangerous is Win:32Rootkit-gen[Rtk]?
  • Learn the way to remove Win:32Rootkit-gen[Rtk]
  • Final

Generality about Win:32Rootkit-gen[Rtk]

Apparently that Win:32Rootkit-gen[Rtk] is a Rootkit and attack Windows 32 bit machines particularly. The Rookit Trojan has been active on the Internet for at least 6 years, some changes have been made to again affect today’s people. Survey by Global PC Support Center shows that game player is the hardest hit.

Friday, June 13, 2014

PDM:Trojan.Win32.Bazon.a Develops New Technique and Require Manual Remove

Dangerous PDM:Trojan.Win32.Bazon.a

  • Know more about PDM
  • Troubles caused by PDM:Trojan.Win32.Bazon.a
  • How PDM:Trojan.Win32.Bazon.a spreads itself?
  • Can PDM:Trojan.Win32.Bazon.a be false positive?
  • Learn the way to remove PDM:Trojan.Win32.Bazon.a
  • Final

How PDM Helps Trojan.Win32.Bazon.a?

A computing technique called PDM has been found to recently be involved in vicious attack by Trojan.Win32.Bazon.a. Let’s see how this technique helps with the vicious attack:

Thursday, June 12, 2014

GoFastPC Sticks to Computer, Helpful Removal Thread to Follow up

remove GoFastPC

  • How GoFastPC spreads itself?

a. GoFastPC’s ultimate goal
  • Why anti-virus programs won’t detect and remove GoFastPC?
  • What are the dangers from GoFastPC?
  • Get the helpful instruction on removing GoFastPC
  • Final

How Did I Get GoFastPC?

Many people hold this question as they somehow got controlled by GoFastPC, a fake anti-virus program, also called rogueware, will not be detected/removed by installed anti-virus program and just keep popping up scary numbers of problems. So where does GoFastPC come from?

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Un-removable Packed.Win32.Krap.hc Trojan – Error, Disabled Task Manager and Un-bootable Machine

Packed.Win32.Krap.hc warning alert

  • Damages by Packed.Win32.Krap.hc
  • Where do I get affected by Packed.Win32.Krap.hc?
  • What are the dangers if I have Packed.Win32.Krap.hc?
  • Packed.Win32.Krap.hc is highly elusive and a hard-core
  • Effective solution to help remove Packed.Win32.Krap.hc
  • Final

Consequence of Having Packed.Win32.Krap.hc

Packed.Win32.Krap.hc, with a random-letter-combined name, does not show up and do some little vicious tricks. The fact is what Packed.Win32.Krap.hc is capable of doing is beyond expectation:

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

PUP.Optional.OptimizerPro.A Keeps Popping up and Sticking to Machine [Expertise]

be aware of PUP.Optional.OptimizerPro.A

  • Why anti-virus program detect PUP.Optional.OptimizerPro.A but not remove it?
  • What PUP.Optional.OptimizerPro.A does?
  • Something should be noted about PUP.Optional.OptimizerPro.A
  • Learn how to remove PUP.Optional.OptimizerPro.A
  • Final

PUP.Optional.OptimizerPro.A Is Detectable but Not Removable?

PUP.Optional.OptimizerPro.A is categorized as PUP, a category specially created to group this kind of items. Generally speaking, PUP refers to web applications, but sometimes, it also refers to programs that keep popping up to annoying experience and possess potential dangers. In other word, PUP.Optional.OptimizerPro.A is detected by installed anti-virus programs but not be removed by them. The warning alert of PUP.Optional.OptimizerPro.A is to tell you that this thing can be potentially dangerous and it is up to you whether to leave it or not.

Monday, June 9, 2014

Get Peppered with, Remove It Manually


  • Why security utilities will not prevent and remove
  • Something about browser hijacker
  • Be noted that can be potentially dangerous
  • Instruction is offered to help remove
  • Final

Why Is Anti-virus Program Not Preventing

Most PC users would deem the items like with the following arbitrary behaviors as virus and thus condemn security companies not preventing and removing them:

Sunday, June 8, 2014

[Expertise] Trojan.Win32 dynamer!Dtc - Fail to Remove It, What Should I Do?

remove Trojan.Win32 dynamer!dtc Trojan horse

  • Can Trojan.Win32 dynamer!Dtc be FP?
  • Some bad consequences of having Trojan.Win32 dynamer!dtc
  • Follow instructions to deal with Trojan.Win32 dynamer!dtc and FP
  • Final

Is Trojan.Win32 dynamer!dtc False Positive?

  1. More unknown processes are detected to run in the background and consume CPU.
  2. Additional infections might be found.
  3. The overall PC performance will be considerably degraded.
  4. Some programs might shut down abruptly.
The above listed unpleasant scenes are the common ones caused by Trojan.Win32 dynamer!Dtc if it is real. If not, the detection by MSE could be false positive (FP) as it is conditional:

Saturday, June 7, 2014

YTDownloader Deals, Stop Annoying Popup and Learn Potential Dangers from It

remove YTDownloader and its ads

  • Is YTDownloader virus?
  • Why YTDownloader pops up ads and why it persists?
  • Is there anything we need to attend?
  • What should you do to remove YTDownloader and its ads?
  • Final

YTDownloader is also known as YouTube Downloader which claims itself as a useful and handy program to download videos from YouTube for users to watch the videos on phones, tablets and other devices. However, some unpleasant scenes have aroused hostility among users:

Friday, June 6, 2014

Redirected to Blank Page, How to Stop Being Redirected and Remove It?

stop from redirecting

  • occurs
  • What is
  • Can be dangerous?
  • Removal thread to help stop Occurs

  • Clicking on hyperlinks (on or fatwallet) will take searchers to
  • The full link of is
  • appears to be blank.

Thursday, June 5, 2014 Hijacks, What Should I Do to Remove It?

stop from hijacking

  • To rectify some misconceptions about
  • Get to know some features of
  • can be potentially dangerous
  • Follow removal thread to remove
  • Some tips

Misconception about Is Not Virus

As a matter of fact, is a browser hijacker, or one can simply take it as a traffic exchanging site since its frequent hijacking is to intercept traffic and re-allocate the traffic to its partners’ sites or the sites made by the same creator. This is the exact reason why anti-virus programs are not able to take down

The industry tends to call as PUP (potentially unwanted program) as such items have been found by security companies to be capitalized by infections to execute evil deeds (more information will be provided below).

Wednesday, June 4, 2014

Win32/Sirefef.GC – Vicious Behaviors and Recommended Removal Thread

remove Win32/Sirefef.GC Trojan horse

  • Aliases
  • Troubles from Win32/Sirefef.GC
  • How Win32/Sirefef.GC spreads?
  • Win32/Sirefef.GC’s vicious payloads
  • The purpose of Win32/Sirefef.GC
  • Effective thread to remove Win32/Sirefef.GC


Win32/Sirefef.GC can also be called as Trojan dropper,Max+++ and ZeroAccess Trojan. The appellation is different depending on the anti-virus program installed. No matter what it is called, Win32/Sirefef.GC is categorized as a Trojan horse and it is a recent variant of Sirefef family that started alive on the Internet appox. half a decade ago.

Tuesday, June 3, 2014

FLV Player Popup, Remove the Unwanted Program by Somoto Ltd

FLV Player Popup

  • Negative response to FLV Player
  • The definition of FLV Player
  • Why FLV Player keeps popping up its update or other pop ups?
  • Is there any harms to the computer?
  • Way to help remove and stop FLV Player popups

Customer Response Towards FLV Player

  1. "I must have missed the moment when cnet went from trusted download source to nightmare delivery system, but this was ridiculously complex to undo."
  2. "This is filled with extra programs that you arent warned about, starting with the cnet downloader, never mind the flv player."
  3. "lets just say it installed 2 adware/malware programs and it appears there is no flv player in the install as it didn't install one after telling me it did... yep its really like that..."
All these are quoted from the comments on CNET.

What Is FLV Player?

It claims to be handy and simple video player, yet it has been widely resisted by PC users as it:

Sunday, June 1, 2014

Luhe.MalMSIL.A Found, What Does It Do and How to Remove

is Luhe.MalMSIL.A false positive?

  • If Luhe.MalMSIL.A FP?
  • If Luhe.MalMSIL.A is FP, what should I do?
  • If Luhe.MalMSIL.A is not FP, what should I do?
  • Why there’s false positive?

If Luhe.MalMSIL.A False Positive?

I recently downloaded a .zip folder with a program but when I tried to extract the files from the .zip folder, my anti-virus (AVG) said that it had found a high-security risk: a file called Luhe.MalMSIL.A” – this is how many victims say to encounter Luhe.MalMSIL.A.

According to some security companies, the Trojan horse adopts multiple MD5 and drops plenty of executable files on a target machine to: