Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Watch Out for "Install Flash Player Pro to Continue" Scams - Pop-up of Sortie5.com Domain Page

Have you seen Sortie5.com domain message?


You may notice these dubious details:
  • It keep coming up again and again even if you had downloaded what it offers.
  • It is from a page of messy domain name, it contain something like Sortie5.com.
  • The file you got from it is named Flash Player Pro Setup.exe, which can be reported by av programs as a dangerous file.
Be watchful, this message is actually a malicious ad which promotes low-quality software in the name of Flash Players. If you get cheated and install its file, you will get unwanted programs instead of helpful players. If you see it pops up on your browsers frequently, it means modification have been done to your system settings so you will see it every time you open your browsers. You need to remove the related threats in your PC permanently.  


Effective steps to remove such a pop-up from your browsers

Step 1. Reset your browsers' settings 

For IE:
  1. Open Internet Explorer, press Alt+X >> select Internet options >>  General tab >> enter your preferred URL >> Apply
  2. Continue to General tab >> Delete… >> Delete Browsing History
For Firefox:
  1. Open Mozilla Firefox menu >> Options >> General tab >> Restore to Default >> OK
  2. Open Mozilla Firefox menu >> History >> Clear Recent History… >> Clear Now 
For Chrome:
  1. Open Google Chrome menu >> Settings >> On startup option, click Set pages, delete the unwanted address  >> OK
  2. Continue to Appearance option >> Show Home button >> Change >> delete the unwanted address >> OK 
  3. Press Ctrl+H to History tab >> Clear browsing date… >>click clear browsing date to confirm 

Step 2.  Find the hidden related files.
Press the Start button, click the Control Panel>Appearance and Performance>Folder Options, click the View tab and select Show hidden files, folders and drives but uncheck Hide protected operating system files(Recommended), and then hit the OK button.


 Step 3. Go to the local dick C and clean all the files related with sortie5.com as below.


Step 4. Remove related Registry data.
Press Windows+R to open Registry Editor, type into Regedit, press Enter and then delete all the malicious registries as shown.



A recommended way : Remove it automatically with Spyhunter


SpyHunter is a powerful anti-spyware remover that can help you get rid of suspicious and unwanted programs. fix annoying threats and bring safety back to your PC. The step of how to download and use SpyHunter are shown below.
Step 1. Download SpyHunter by clicking the button below. 


Step 2. Install the program by double clicking SpyHunter-Installer.exe.


Step 3. Open SpyHunter after the installation and make the program scan your computer by clicking the button Scan Computer Now!.



Step 4. Click the button Fix Threats to clean up dangerous and unwanted programs after the scanning.

RegCure Pro is a strong optimizer which can boost PC's speed and performance, stop unneeded programs and delete privacy items that may contain your confidential information. The steps of how to download and use RegCure Pro are shown below.
Step 1. Download RegCure Pro by Clicking the button.


Step 2. Install the program by clicking the button Yes.


Step 3. Run RegCure Pro after the installation and click the button Click to Start Scan to allow the program to scan your computer.


Step 4. Click the button Fix All to complete the scanning.


Conclusion:
Sortie5.com domain pop-up is malicious, you should stop it without a delay.
Try these programs to protect your computer:
Download SpyHunter to Clean up Malicious Programs.
Download RegCure Pro to Boost PC's Speed and Performance.