Virus Name: Prot-news2.club
Categories: Browser Redirect, Browser Hijacker, Adware
Prot-news2.club is classified as redirect virus that is closely connects with all kinds of malware and adware and backdoor trojan. This virus can be activated when you download attachment files of spam email, install unwanted freeware or get access to suspicious websites. When it lands on the machine, Prot-news2.club pretends to be a normal process with name like dllhost.exe or svchost.exe to execute malicious task. But it is totally different from from the legit processes, this threat will use fake services to slow down the pc running by using high cpu. And when you get online, Prot-news2.club malware attempts to connects your web browser with harmful remote server that transfers adware, nasty extensions and spam ads and pop-ups to the system.
Prot-news2.club makes the online-browsing always be interrupted with unwanted or even harmful contents all the time. Prot-news2.club redirects users to spam page and cheat them with misleading message, such as “Windows Error Detected” or “Outdated Software Detected”, attempting to lure then to install rogueware or buy spam tech service. The rogueware and scam tech service will make users lose lots of money as well as to suffer from more system issues, such as system errors, startup errors, program malfunction, and slow system speed. More severely, Prot-news2.club can be used to spy on the online activities for stealing your private information. Under this circumstance, you will be trapped in online fraud and have to bear huge financial loss. To avoid the happening of severe issues, we recommend you to delete Prot-news2.club virus now!