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SearchAwesome Adware

What is SearchAwesome?

Developers state that the SearchAwesome application enhances the web browsing experience by providing search-related features. Many users believe that SearchAwesome is legitimate and useful, however, this app often infiltrates systems without permission.

In addition, it delivers intrusive advertisements and records user-system information relating to browsing habits. Therefore, this app is categorized as a potentially unwanted program (PUP) and adware.

   
ThePresidentSays Toolbar

What is hp.myway.com?

ThePresidentSays is a rogue application developed by Mindspark Interactive Network (also known as IAC Applications). This application claims to deliver the latest tweets from Donald Trump. Therefore, many users believe that ThePresidentSays is legitimate and useful.

In fact, this app is categorized as a potentially unwanted program (PUP) and a browser hijacker. The main reasons for these negative associations are infiltration without consent and promotion of a fake search engine (hp.myway.com).

   
BetterWorld Adware

What is BetterWorld?

BetterWorld is a deceptive application that infiltrates systems without consent. Immediately after infiltration, it delivers intrusive advertisements and gathers various sensitive data. For these reasons, BetterWorld is categorized as adware and a potentially unwanted program (PUP).

   
BitcoinPriceSearch Toolbar

What is hp.myway.com?

Developed by Mindspark Interactive Network (also known as IAC Applications), BitcoinPriceSearch is a rogue app that supposedly allows users to check the current Bitcoin cryptocurrency price. Initially, this app may seem legitimate, however, BitcoinPriceSearch is categorized as a potentially unwanted program (PUP) and a browser hijacker.

There are three main reasons for these negative associations: 1) stealth installation without consent; 2) modification of browser settings, and; 3) tracking of users' Internet browsing activity.

   
Clean PC Pro 2018 Unwanted Application

What is Clean PC Pro 2018?

Clean PC Pro 2018 is a rogue application presented as a great system optimization and malware removal tool. It is identical to a number of other deceptive apps such as Boost PC Pro 2018 and Win Speedup 2018

On initial inspection, Clean PC Pro 2018 may seem legitimate and useful, however, this app is likely to infiltrate systems without consent. In addition, it gives no real value for regular users. For these reasons, Clean PC Pro 2018 is categorized as a potentially unwanted program (PUP).

   
Yandex Browser Unwanted Application

What is yandex.ru?

Yandex is a legitimate Russian company that provides a number of Internet services, such as web search, email, text translation, maps, web browsers, and so on. To make it easier to understand, Yandex is very similar to Google.

Note, however, that criminals promote the Yandex web browser (which is based on an open-source project called Chromium) using a deceptive marketing method called "bundling". Therefore, it often infiltrates systems without users' consent. Yandex's Internet search engine (yandex.ru) is also promoted simultaneously.

   
Auto Mechanic 2018 Unwanted Application

What is Auto Mechanic 2018?

Identical to Win Speedup 2018, Boost PC Pro 2018, and several others, Auto Mechanic 2018 is a deceptive application presented as a great tool to clean and optimize the system.

This functionality might seem legitimate and useful, however, Auto Mechanic 2018 is categorized as a potentially unwanted program (PUP). This app is likely to infiltrate systems without permission and gives no real value for regular users.

   
ChillTab Virus (Mac)

What is ChillTab?

ChillTab (Tab.chill-tab.com) is a suspicious application that supposedly enhances the browsing experience by improving search results.

This functionality may seem legitimate, however, ChillTab often infiltrates systems without permission. Furthermore, it modifies browser settings and gathers sensitive information. For these reasons, ChillTab is categorized as a potentially unwanted program and a browser hijacker.

   
Win Speedup 2018 Unwanted Application

What is Win Speedup 2018?

Identical to Boost PC Pro 2018 and Dr. Clean Pro 2018, Win Speedup 2018 is a deceptive application presented as a great tool to optimize the system and remove various threats.

On initial inspection, Win Speedup 2018 may seem legitimate and useful, however, this application is likely to infiltrate systems without permission and gives no real value for regular users. For these reasons, it is categorized as a PUP (potentially unwanted program).

   
Safestwaytosearch.com Redirect

What is search.safestwaytosearch.com?

search.safestwaytosearch.com is another fake search engine that supposedly enhances the browsing experience by generating improved results, and delivering the latest worldwide news and local weather forecasts. Judging on appearance alone, search.safestwaytosearch.com barely differs from Google, Bing, Yahoo, and other legitimate search engines.

In fact, developers promote search.safestwaytosearch.com using a browser-hijacking app called Safest Way To Search, which supposedly protects your privacy when browsing the Internet. Furthermore, search.safestwaytosearch.com and Safest Way To Search record information relating to users' Internet browsing activity.

   

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