What is Start-search.com?
Start-search.com is classified as a browser hijacker. It is an unwanted program that can cause a lot of inconvenience for the computer user. Browser hijackers enter your system and change your browser settings without your permission. They usually come bundled with freeware or shareware so most of the time you may not even notice installing them. Start-search.com is very similar to qone8.com, qvo6.com, websearch.wisesearch.info and other browser hijackers. If you have this unwanted program on your PC you should not hesitate to delete Start-search.com as it will be nothing but a bother to you. Continue reading
Antivirus Security Pro is a rogue anti-spyware, which belongs to WinWebSec. This program looks just like Attentive Antivirus, Live Security Platinum, AVASoft Professional Antivirus and other threats that also hail from this group. However, the new thing about it is that it comes with a digitally-signed installer, which should ensure the trustworthiness of the program. Most likely, it was stolen. Once Antivirus Security Pro gets inside the system, it starts its activity by showing misleading notifications that typically announce about dangerous viruses. Continue reading
What is Portaldosites?
Portaldosites or portaldosites.com is a browser engine that can change the setting of the major browsing tools. Normally, the changes are made while running the installer of freeware or shareware that suggests installing additional add-on, toolbar or some other application. Once you find that Portaldosites has become you home page and you find the same address when a new tab is opened, you should not wait and remove the hijacker from the system. Continue reading