My-search-start.com is a browser hijacker that comes bundled with free software, through the web uploader. Outwardly, it looks like the popular search engines (Google, Bing, and Yahoo), but it has some differences. My-search-start.com also promises to increase the quality of search and give quick access to popular sites and social pages.
InstallWizz is advertising plugin for Safari, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox. It shows ads in form of underlined keywords, pop-up ads or advertising banners. Ad units may lead to low-quality shopping sites or phishing landing pages. Malware targets Mac OS systems and browsers, that can work on Mac.
Macwizz is adware program for Mac OSX, that comes to your computer in the form of an extension to the browser Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox or Safari. After infecting it starts displaying advertisements in form of pop-ups and banners. Ads are signed like “Ads by MacWizz”, “by MacWizz”, “powered by MacWizz” or simply “MacWizz Ads”. This adware distributes promotional content and collaborates with some online shops.
ShoppyTool is a potentially unwanted program which can hijack your browser settings. It represents itself as a beneficial tool helping users get coupons, deals, notifications from diverse online stores. Really, after installing, this rogue application performs to show a wide variety and intrusive ads on web pages that you visit. This behavior can be categorized as ad-ware.
Search.arcahol.com is a browser hijacker that is usually accompanied with other free software. This malware will set search engine and homepage of your web browser to Search.arcahol.com. You can’t get any needful information as this malware keeps disrupting your online searches. By showing altered search results, this malware misleads people to unsafe websites. Excessive advertising, regular redirects to potentially harmful domains – all these problems are caused by Search.arcahol.com hijacker, that’s why you need to get rid of it as soon as possible.