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Update: Additional informational reveals that the attack could affect as many as 14 million US government employee files. 


















Google recently “analyzed hundreds of millions of secret questions and answers that had been used for millions of account recovery claims” and discovered some of the most ineffective security questions:

What is your favorite food?


Greenl!e is a browser extension add-on developed by Client Connect Limited. This program consists mainly of a toolbar with bookmarks to popular online movie/sports streaming, TV channels and social media platforms. It advertises itself as an improvement to your overall browsing experience yet it offers very limited functionality and little overall value.


The day is finally almost over and all you want to do is tune out, lie on your couch, check Facebook and maybe watch a funny cat video on YouTube. With your laptop in hand, you open up your browser and find your plans are rudely interrupted by a notification asking you to update Internet Explorer. So like most people, you follow the prompts, execute an update and continue on about your business. 


How to Remove FlowSurf

by News_Editor on May 28th, 2015 in How to.









Flowsurf is an adware program typically promoted as a tool that will improve your browsing experience. It may be a Potentially Unwanted Program (PUP), as it will silently install itself onto your system without your authorization. It is typically distributed in a bundle with other third party applications.


Gossiper is a browser extension developed by Client Connect Limited. This program consists mainly of a toolbar with bookmarks to popular celebrity websites, entertainment news and social media platforms. It advertises itself to improving your overall browsing experience. Yet, it offers very limited functionality and little overall value.


Daily Bible Guide (DBG) is a browser extension developed by Mindspark Interactive Network. Consisting mainly of a toolbar with bookmarks to Daily Bible Guide’s site as well as news and weather feeds, this browser extension offers limited functionality and little overall value.


PC Fix Speed is a system optimizer utility developed by Crawler Group. It may be a Potentially Unwanted Program (PUP) as it will silently install itself onto your system without any user prompt and is distributed in a bundle together with another third party application. 


MyPC Backup is a Windows backup utility program developed by JustDevelopIT. It may be a Potentially Unwanted Program (PUP), as it will silently install itself onto your system without your authorization.

It is typically distributed in a bundle with other third party applications such as DeltaSearch Community Toolbar installation.


HeadlineAlley is a browser extension developed by Mindspark Interactive Network. Consisting mainly of a toolbar with bookmarks to HeadlineAlley, news and weather feeds, this browser extension offers limited functionality and little overall value.