SearchTopic Mac Malware
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SearchTopic Mac Malware

What is SearchTopic Mac Malware SearchTopic Mac Malware refers an adware program that targets Mac computers. SearchTopic is technically not malware but many users refer to it as such because of its behaviour. It installs via fake program updates (usually Adobe Flash) or freeware bundles, hijacks the browser and changes the settings, starts redirecting users to […]

iMacCleaner Removal
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iMacCleaner Removal

What is iMacCleaner iMacCleaner is a questionable system optimizer for Mac computers, classified as a potentially unwanted program (PUP) due to its behaviour. We should first of all mention that it’s not malware, nor is it a dangerous program. However, it’s not particularly useful either. It’s advertised as a program that will clean your computer, […]

How to remove VPN Update
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How to remove VPN Update

What is VPN Update? VPN Update is a scam page that promotes a potentially unwanted application called Secured VPN Pro. This app is supposedly necessary for you to continue watching a video. It is likely that you have encounter the suspect pop-up on an unreliable website like application-update.com, hastopnet.com, wenypoll.com, pushsix.xyz, or a similar one. We […]

OptimalAssist adware Removal
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OptimalAssist adware Removal

What is OptimalAssist? OptimalAssist is classified as adware and a browser hijacker that can alter your browser settings without your permission. It changes your home page and search engine to Safefinder.com, inserts ads into your visited domains, and causes unwanted redirects. The application is used to make profit through online advertisements. Despite it being promoted as […]

Your Mac needs to be updated to improve compatibility Removal
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Your Mac needs to be updated to improve compatibility Removal

What is Your Mac needs to be updated to improve compatibility Your Mac needs to be updated to improve compatibility is a deceptive pop-up that is trying to trick you into allowing the installation of unwanted programs. The pop-up is shown by the browser, not your system, although it’s made to seem like a legitimate […]

Initiatefresh.com Virus Description
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Initiatefresh.com Virus Description

What is initiatefresh.com initiatefresh.com is a browser hijacker, also called a redirect virus, that is targeting Macs. It is not the most severe infection and should not cause damage to your computer. The hijackers are not completely benign, however, because their primary purpose is to redirect you to sponsored pages and generate revenue. Hijackers install pretty […]