Fake Scanner Sites
Google Search Redirects
Alias: BasicScan, BasicScan.com, Basic Scan, Basic Scan Search Hijacker, Basic Scan Google Searches
Description: Basic Scan (basicscan.com) is a search engine hijacker that tracks your searches and displays advertisements from its affiliates. BasicScan can hijack your searches to basicscan.com. Basic Scan displays these advertisements in the form of popups as well as new full page ads. To remove Basic Scan, Download and run SpyNoMore.
Search Hijacker - A Search Hijacker redirects your Google, Yahoo, Bing and other search engine search results to unfamiliar websites. Search Hijacker infections are usually the result of a malware infection. Takes control of your browser's default search engine. The search results may not necessarily be the best fit as those usually come from paid advertisements, as issued to you by the Hijacker authors. Search hijackers prevent you from changing your browser's default search engine, and they tend to slow down PC performance.
Trojan - A Trojans or Trojan Horse is any programs that installs itself secretly normally via malware programs, quite often with sinister intent. Once installed, the trojan author (hacker) can gain complete control of the infected PC. Trojans are usually designed to steal sensitive information and/or destroy the system. Trojans can be distributed as unsolicited email attachments, or bundled with freeware and shareware programs.
Advice: Remove This is a very high risk threat and should be removed immediately as to prevent harm to your computer and / or to protect your privacy.
SpyNoMore removes Basic Scan: Yes
Threat risk: High Risk
Very dangerous malware. Can log user's keyboard activity and take snapshots of the user's screen. Uses stealth installation and removal is very difficult. Category includes spyware programs, adware programs and trojans.
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