PCVARK plays dirty

We very quickly found ourselves in a deep rabbit-hole of Mac crapware when researching a major developer of Mac PUPs (potentially unwanted programs), PCVARK.

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PUP Friday: Adware family EoRezo

EoRezo is a detection name that is in use for a big part of the adware family called Tuto4PC. The adware is bundled with other software and with tutorials (about software). The adware, although annoying, is usually harmless by itself, but that can’t be said about the advertisements and sites it opens on the victim’s computer.

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PUP Friday: Cleaning up with 5 star awards

Systweak’s RegClean Pro is quite a popular software. Top Ten Reviews, a consumer review portal based in Utah, has ranked it as number one in their “Registry Repair Software” category. It also boasts of having won more than a hundred 5-star awards. Yet in spite of these, something is amiss.

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PUP Friday: RelevantKnowledge

Relevant Knowledge is adware that comes bundled with many freeware utilities. It is considered a MarketScore variant.

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The next generation Yontoo browser hijackers

We take a closer look at the new versions of the Yontoo browser hijackers making the switch from targeting Firefox to Chrome.

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