How to remove a browser hijacker
Stay safe online - 2021-08-01

Database of browser hijackers

June 21, 2021 – a website that causes more problems with the computer than constant redirects.
June 17, 2021 is a misleading extension that creates issues on various machines, including macOS devices.
June 16, 2021


TuneupMyMac is the supposed macOS optimizer that is detected as potentially dangerous at least.
June 14, 2021 Facebook virus is the term used to describe the potential malware affecting users via Facebook app.
June 09, 2021

Mac Tonic

Mac Tonic: flagged as malicious by Google, spreads via fake Flash Player updates.
June 09, 2021

Apple virus

Apple virus is a type of Mac infection that delivers fake notifications via the web browser or other methods.
June 07, 2021 – an infection that changes calendar entries with deceptive alerts and ads.
May 27, 2021

PowerSearchOnline ads

PowerSearchOnline notifications won't leave you alone until you delete adware from your system.
May 20, 2021 is the website that causes pop-ups and frustrates people with questionable redirects to shady or even potentially malicious sites.
May 06, 2021

Calendar virus

Calendar virus is the deceptive campaign that creates redirects to various sites filled with possibly malicious material.
May 05, 2021 is the website that shows pop-ups with false claims about outdated software to load malicious programs on the PC.
April 21, 2021 – a dangerous website claiming that your Apple device is infected with viruses.
April 11, 2021


adware.WizardUpdate – a Mac virus that hijacks its browsers and shows unwanted advertisements.
April 11, 2021


OptimalUnit is the unwanted macOS program that has adware and browser hijacker functions.
March 22, 2021


NTAppHelper – a Mac virus with plenty of of malicious features.
March 08, 2021 virus is the page showing adult content and possibly causing issues with the security of your machine.
March 05, 2021


Akamaihd is a legitimate content delivery network that might be used by adware authors to insert ads into your browser.
March 04, 2021 – a website pushing various shady apps for iOS and macOS devices.
March 01, 2021


OperativeUnit is the program showing deceiving messages and pushing other freeware.
March 01, 2021


SkilledPanelSearch – adware app with browser-hijacking qualities.
February 28, 2021


ProtocolPort – a potentially unwanted program developed to show tons of ads.
February 24, 2021 is the site that shows pop-ups about malware not related to the device of yours.
February 24, 2021


ManagerAnalog – an app that might damage your Mac and reduce your online safety.
February 22, 2021 – an iPhone and Mac tech scam that pushes shady software installs.
February 17, 2021

ExploreActivity ads

ExploreActivity – a Mac virus that hijacks browsers and shows tons of ads.
February 15, 2021 virus virus – a potentially unwanted program that displays deceptive advertisements.
January 15, 2021


ActivityConfig – a potentially unwanted program that displays ads and alters browser settings on macOS computers.
January 14, 2021


Mughthesec – Mac virus that might remain undetected due to its effective evasion techniques.
January 13, 2021 – the program that is designed to reroute the online traffic to advertising pages and shady sites.
January 13, 2021


ExpertProjectSearch is a potentially unwanted program that displays intrusive ads.
January 13, 2021


GoSearch22 – a new Mac virus that shows that bombards its users with all kinds of ads.
January 08, 2021 – a browser hijacker that redirects its user to Yahoo search through a fake search engine.
January 06, 2021


OperativeMachine – adware that redirects all search inquiries through Yahoo search.