Brandon Skies

Brandon is a researcher and content creator in the fields of cyber-security and virtual privacy. Years of experience enable him to provide readers with important information and adequate solutions for the latest software and malware problems.

Browser Hijacker

“Managed by your organization”: Why It’s There and How to...

When a network administrator or a third-party app has control of your Chrome browser, you’ll see a message “Managed by your organization”. This could be perfectly fine if the PC is indeed part of a network, but if it’s your...

Trojan

Trojan.Malware.300983.susgen – Virus Removal Report

We created this page for the removal of Trojan.malware.300983.susgen, which is a current outbreak of a Trojan Horse – a malware that infiltrates PCs and serves a backdoor for other threats to come in. This is where the namesake comes from, the...

Trojan

Win.mxresicn.heur.gen Trojan – Removal Report for the virus

We created this page after researching the current Win.mxresicn.heur.gen infection outbreak. This is a trojan that modifies system files and settings without asking for consent, possibly infecting you with a different malware strain. It...

Browser Hijacker

How to remove the MegaGuard browser extension

What Is MegaGuard? The MegaGuard extension presents itself as a benign security tool on the Google Play Store that’s said to block access to unsafe sites. But appearances can be deceiving and this Chrome extension is actually a browser hijacker...

Browser Hijacker

How to remove Bang Search Pro (bangsearch.pro)

*Source of claim SH can remove it. What type of software is Bang Search Pro? Bang Search Pro is a fake search engine that embeds itself into Chrome browsers and replaces the default search tool with the bangsearch.pro address. This is what’s...

Ransomware

What Is the Waqa Virus and What to Do if It Attacks You

What Type of Malware is Waqa? The .waqa virus is a menacing breed of malware known as ransomware. It belongs to a special category of advanced ransomware that belongs to the DJVU family tree. Other recent threats from this malware family are the...

Trojan

14MRXnsQhQ7LQSfKPMsESdJsEPFDyMCmMg Email

  14MRXnsQhQ7LQSfKPMsESdJsEPFDyMCmMg A majority of antivirus programs have detected the virus using 14MRXnsQhQ7LQSfKPMsESdJsEPFDyMCmMg Bitcoin Wallet. You can see the attached report from VirusTotal below: 14MRXnsQhQ7LQSfKPMsESdJsEPFDyMCmMg...

Trojan

Applvl Malicious Software – Virus Removal Guide

  Applvl A Trojan Horse virus, named Applvl, exemplifies the deceptive nature of Trojans in cybersecurity. Like its mythological namesake, this malware masquerades as a legitimate software, luring users into inadvertently executing malicious...