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How to eliminate yourhotfeed.com ads?

Also Known As: Ads by yourhotfeed.com
Damage level: Medium

What is yourhotfeed[.]com site?

Yourhotfeed[.]com opens shady websites and asks for permission to show notifications. Users do not open yourhotfeed[.]com intentionally. Most likely, it is promoted via potentially unwanted applications (PUAs), shady ads, or other dubious pages. Yourhotfeed[.]com is similar to eruthoxup[.]com, onestoreblog[.]com, and lots of other sites.

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Yourhotfeed[.]com page in detail

Yourhotfeed[.]com shows a message encouraging visitors to click the "Allow" button to continue watching. After clicking that button, permission to show notifications for yourhotfeed[.]com is granted. Notifications from this page promote scams similar to "Norton Antivirus 2021 Update", "Your ANTIVIRUS Subscription Has Expired".

Also, yourhotfeed[.]com can open untrustworthy websites, for example, download pages for adware, browser hijackers, various scams designed to trick visitors into providing credit card details or other personal information, or purchasing unnecessary software, services.

Threat Summary:
Name Ads by yourhotfeed.com
Threat Type Push notifications ads, Unwanted ads, Pop-up ads
Detection Names N/A (VirusTotal)
Symptoms Seeing advertisements not originating from the sites you are browsing. Intrusive pop-up ads. Decreased Internet browsing speed.
Distribution Methods Deceptive pop-up ads, potentially unwanted applications (adware)
Damage Decreased computer performance, browser tracking - privacy issues, possible additional malware infections.
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Potentially unwanted applications in general

Yourhotfeed[.]com is an untrustworthy website that can open malicious websites and show dubious advertisements. Most users open websites of this type unintentionally. It is worth mentioning that users rarely install PUAs designed to promote pages like yourhotfeed[.]com on purpose.

How did adware install on my computer?

Users download and install potentially unwanted applications together with other programs, by clicking advertisements designed to run certain scripts or through fake installers. It is common for PUAs to be distributed by including them in downloaders or installers as optional offers.

Users agree to download or install PUAs together with other programs when they download or install them without changing "Manual", "Custom", or other settings. It is important to mention that fake installers can be used to distribute malicious programs.

How to avoid installation of potentially unwanted applications?

Advertisements on questionable websites can be designed to open untrustworthy websites or cause unwanted downloads, installations. They should not be trusted/clicked. Downloaders and installers that have ticked checkboxes, "Advanced", "Custom" or other settings should be examined - they can include optional downloads or installations.

Programs (and files) should be downloaded from official websites and through direct links. If your computer is already infected with rogue applications, we recommend running a scan with Combo Cleaner Antivirus for Windows to automatically eliminate them.

Appearance of yourhotfeed[.]com website (GIF):

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Notifications from yourhotfeed[.]com:

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Quick menu:

Disable unwanted browser notifications:

Video showing how to disable web browser notifications:

Google Chrome logoRemove spam notifications from Google Chrome:

Click the Menu button (three dots) on the right upper corner of the screen and select "Settings". In the opened window select "Privacy and security", then click on "Site Settings" and choose "Notifications".

Disable web browser notifications in Google Chrome (step 1)

In the "Allowed to send notifications" list search for websites that you want to stop receiving notifications from. Click on the three dots icon near the website URL and click "Block" or "Remove" (if you click "Remove" and visit the malicious site once more, it will ask to enable notifications again).

Disable web browser notifications in Google Chrome (step 2)

Android logoRemove spam notifications from Google Chrome (Android):

Tap the Menu button (three dots) on the right upper corner of the screen and select "Settings". Scroll down, tap on "Site settings" and then "Notifications".

Disable web browser notifications in Google Chrome - Android (step 1)

In the opened window, locate all suspicious URLs and tap on them one-by-one. Once the pop-up shows up, select either "Block" or "Remove" (if you tap "Remove" and visit the malicious site once more, it will ask to enable notifications again).

Disable web browser notifications in Google Chrome - Android (step 2)

Mozilla Firefox logoRemove spam notifications from Mozilla Firefox:

Click the Menu button (three bars) on the right upper corner of the screen. Select "Settings" and click on "Privacy & Security" in the toolbar on the left hand side of the screen. Scroll down to the "Permissions" section and click the "Settings" button next to "Notifications".

Disable web browser notifications in Mozilla Firefox (step 1)

In the opened window, locate all suspicious URLs and block them using the drop-down menu or either remove them by clicking "Remove Website" at the bottom of the window (if you click "Remove Website" and visit the malicious site once more, it will ask to enable notifications again).

Disable web browser notifications in Mozilla Firefox (step 2)

Microsoft Edge logoRemove spam notifications from Microsoft Edge:

Click the menu button (three dots) on the right upper corner of the Edge window and select "Settings". Click on "Cookies and site permissions" in the toolbar on the left hand side of the screen and select "Notifications".

Disable web browser notifications in Microsoft Edge (step 1)

Click three dots on the right hand side of each suspicious URL under "Allow" section and click "Block" or "Remove" (if you click "Remove" and visit the malicious site once more, it will ask to enable notifications again).

Disable web browser notifications in Microsoft Edge (step 2)

Safari logoRemove spam notifications from Safari (macOS):

Click "Safari" button on the left upper corner of the screen and select "Preferences...". Select the "Websites" tab and then select "Notifications" section on the left pane.

Disable web browser notifications in Safari - macOS (step 1)

Check for suspicious URLs and apply the "Deny" option using the drop-down menu or either remove them by clicking "Remove" at the bottom of the window (if you click "Remove" and visit the malicious site once more, it will ask to enable notifications again)

Disable web browser notifications in Safari - macOS (step 2)

How to avoid browser notification spam?

Internet users should be very skeptical when being asked to allow notifications. While this is a useful feature that allows you to receive timely news from websites you like, deceptive marketers frequently abuse it.

Only allow notifications from websites that you fully trust. For added security - use an anti-malware application with a real-time web browsing monitor to block shady websites that tries to trick you into allowing spam notifications. We recommend using Combo Cleaner Antivirus for Windows.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Why am I seeing ads (browser notifications) delivered by yourhotfeed[.]com in the right lower corner of my desktop?

Websites can show notifications only when they have permission for that. Therefore,  yourhotfeed[.]com shows notifications because it has been visited before and allowed to show them.

I have clicked on notification ads, is my computer infected?

Clicking on a notification is harmless by itself. However, a website (or websites) opened through clicked notification can be malicious.

Is yourhotfeed[.]com a virus?

Websites like yourhotfeed[.]com are not considered to be viruses. This page is used as a tool to promote various scams and questionable (potentially malicious) applications and websites.

Will Combo Cleaner remove yourhotfeed[.]com ads automatically or manual steps are still required?

Yes, Combo Cleaner will scan your computer and remove all the permissions granted for yourhotfeed[.]com. It will also block all further access to this website. No additional steps will be required.

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Tomas Meskauskas

Tomas Meskauskas - expert security researcher, professional malware analyst.

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Malware activity

Global malware activity level today:

Medium threat activity

Increased attack rate of infections detected within the last 24 hours.

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