Category Archives: Toolbar

How to Remove Local Scavenger Effectively and Completely?

What is Local Scavenger ?

Local Scavenger is a browser toolbar that can be compatible with various browsers like Google Chrome, Mozilla FireFox and Internet Explorer. However, Local Scavenger is not a useful but a harmful item.  In most cases, it can infiltrate into your computer without your permission, because it is usually packed with the installation of freeware or shareware. Additional plug-ins, apps, toolbars, and add-ons are inadequately disclosed in the standard installation options.

Once Local  Scavenger has successfully got inside your computer, your computer may be messed up. Firstly, it will injects a variety of third-party ads in the pages you visit. They may present various security issues to your system because most of them link to websites with unverified content. Then, your search engine may be changed into Ask.com. It is also designed to collect user’s confidential information like bank passwords, e-mail address or bank accounts and sell it all to the third-party. Continue reading

Guides to Remove MyStart Search Protection Completely and Effectively

Description of MyStart Search Protection

 MyStart Search Protection can be regarded as a malware, which enters into the computer along with its attachments such as Spam or junk mails,freeware or shareware. It is known that once inside it corrupts DNS settings on each of the web browser that it finds on the target computer and sets mystart.com or mystartsearch.com as a default homepage and search engine. Besides, it produces a fake security alert saying that your PC is traced and locked due to violation of the law.  Though the desktop is unlocked, MyStart Search Protection virus still hides deeply in your system and do more harm to endanger your benefit.

Harms MyStart Search Protection can cause

1. It usually overrides the default settings of users’ browsers.
2. Home page will be changed to the unwanted one.
3. It may display endless pop-ups advertisements
4. System performance becomes much slower than it was before and browser may crash over and over.
5. Strange websites are automatically opened in new tabs
6. Unknown toolbars, plugin/extensions appear on browsers.
7. It modifies the firewall settings and helps to promote other malware on the background. Continue reading