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Computer Trojan is a family of malware that carries various payloads. It can be classified as Downloader, Rootkit, Dropper, Backdoor, Redirector, Agent, and so on.

How to Remove Pop-up Notifications from Browsers appear on your browser due to an adware infection. Adware redirects users to such websites. It could also appear due to visiting a rogue website. There are so many websites on the internet who adds redirection in their click event. When a user clicks on their website, it redirects to pages like

When it comes to adware infection, it enters with the help of third-party software.  makers of the adware bundle its code with free or pirated software. When you download such software, you also download the adware. At the time of installation, if you choose the custom installation method, you could see the terms & condition page with preselected adware. Most users consider it as an important feature and don’t bother to deselect. Thus they themselves infect their computer. tricks users into subscribing push notifications. It asks users to click on the allow button to access the content of the website. However, there is no content and it just wanted you to subscribe for push notifications. When a user clicks on the allow button, it gets their permission to send push notifications. Then it starts bombing your desktop with lots of pop-ups.

These pop-ups contain lead you to malicious pages that could further infect your computer with severe threats.

How to Remove Pop-up

Remove Trojan:Win32/Startpage.XI

Other payload ofTrojan:Win32/Startpage.XI includes the following:

It will drop the following files onto compromised system:

  • %programfiles%\softair\uninst.exe
  • c:\documents and settings\administrator\local settings\temp\ly1.jpg
  • c:\documents and settings\administrator\local settings\temp\setup_001.exe
  • c:\documents and settings\administrator\local settings\temp\nsif.tmp\base64.dll
  • c:\documents and settings\administrator\local settings\temp\nsif.tmp\inetc.dll
  • c:\documents and settings\administrator\local settings\temp\nsif.tmp\nsprocess.dll
  • c:\documents and settings\administrator\start menu\programs\softair\uninstall.lnk

Remove Trojan.Cryptolocker.F

Seeing the following messages on the screen indicates that Trojan.Cryptolocker.F is present on the computer:

All your files was encrypted with CryptoLocker!
This means that without a decryption key the recovery of your files is not possible.
If your files have a value to you and you are willing to pay me for the decryption key please contact me…”



VirTool:Win32/Obfuscator.XZ is a malware that looks for system flaw in order to get into your PC. On other times, this Trojan misleads you to download software update, or deceive you to visit certain link. By any chance, once you make yourself believe to this nasty trick by VirTool:Win32/Obfuscator.XZ, chances are you will have added malware onto the computer. Continue reading

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