Users Grant Malware Permission to Manipulate Contact Information

Crusader Malware Manipulates Contact Information A new malware deemed Crusader has been found being installed on PCs all over.  The malware is actually an add-on to free bundle software programs.  By granting Crusader the permission they request, users are authorizing contact information found within ads to be manipulated.  Therefore, a legitimate ad could be altered […]

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New Malvertising Attacks Can Be Prevented With Adblocking Technology

Malvertising Takes Advanced Approach Malvertising, or malicious software that is distributed through advertisements, is taking an advanced approach.  According to Lifars, the cyber criminal group AdGholas, have sophisticated their attack approach leaps and bounds. First, their malicious ad does not infect your PC right away.  It is designed to start obtaining data that they can […]

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PC Matic Includes Adblocker Technology

To protect our customers from fraudulent activity & malware concealed inside web advertising, we have developed an adblocking tool as part of PC Matic. In addition to blocking popups, tech support scams, and intrusive ads, it also cuts down on the amount of bandwidth being used, improving your overall web browsing experience. After installing PC […]

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