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What is Round World?

Round World is a dubious application created by SuperWeb LLC. This browser plug-in claims to enhance the Internet browsing experience by enabling coupons, comparison shopping, and other similar features. Although this functionality may seem legitimate and useful, be aware that Round World is categorized as adware or a potentially unwanted program (PUP).

This rogue extension installs on Internet browsers using a deceptive software marketing method called 'bundling', which allows infiltration during installation of other software.

Once Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox are successfully infiltrated, various intrusive online advertisements (such as banner, search, pop-up, interstitial, transitional, etc.) are generated. Clicking these generated ads is likely to cause further high-risk adware or malware infections.

   
Binkiland.com Browser Hijacker

What is Binkiland.com?

Compatible with Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox, the Binkiland browser add-on claims to enhance browsing by allowing users to save websites to their homepage and to improve the overall Internet search and browsing experience. This browser extension is developed by a company called ironSource.

While this added functionality may seem legitimate and useful, many computer users refer to binkiland.com as a redirect virus or browser hijacker.

These associations are made since the binkiland.com website is promoted via free software downloads using a software distribution (marketing) method called 'bundling'. The binkiland app is installed on browsers during download or installation of legitimate free software using 'download clients' or 'installers'.

   
SmartShopper Adware

What is SmartShopper?

SmartShopper is a dubious browser add-on that claims to save time and money by enabling coupons, comparison shopping, and displaying special deals and discounts available on shopping websites. This plug-in may seem legitimate and useful, however, SmartShopper is categorized as adware or a potentially unwanted program (PUP).

These associations are made due to a deceptive software marketing method called 'bundling' employed by SmartShopper to install on Internet browsers (Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox) without users' consent.

Bundling allows developers to distribute their applications together with other programs, and therefore, users commonly install SmartShopper inadvertently when downloading free software from freeware download websites. After successful infiltration, this PUP tracks users' Internet browsing activity and delivers unwanted advertisements.

   
Ads by QuickRef

What is QuickRef?

QuickRef is a dubious application that claims to allow users to find and translate information online. This may seem legitimate and useful functionality, however, QuickRef is categorized as adware or a potentially unwanted program (PUP).

The developers (Delaware LLC) use a deceptive software marketing method called 'bundling' (stealth installation of additional programs together with the chosen software) to install QuickRef on Internet Browsers without users' permission.

After successful infiltration on Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox, QuickRef tracks users' Internet browsing activity by collecting various information such as IP addresses, computer type, browser type and data (cookies, web beacons, URLs visited, search queries entered, pages viewed, etc.), and other details that may be personally identifiable.

Having this rogue application installed on your system may lead to high-risk adware, malware infections (when clicking ads delivered by this plug-in), and serious privacy issues.

   
Ads by Internet Program

What is Internet Program?

Developed by SuperWeb LLC, Internet Program is a potentially unwanted program (PUP) claiming to enable use of the Internet. On initial inspection, Internet Program may seem a legitimate and useful browser extension, however, it is categorized as adware.

SuperWeb LLC employs a deceptive software marketing method called 'bundling' (stealth installation of additional programs together with the chosen software) to install Internet Program on Internet browsers without users' consent.

Once Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox are successfully infiltrated, this PUP generates various advertisements and tracks users' Internet browsing activity.

   
WebZoom Ads

What is WebZoom?

WebZoom, a rogue browser extension, claims to enable a feature to zoom any picture available on the Internet. Although this functionality may seem legitimate and useful, WebZoom is categorized as a potentially unwanted program (PUP) or adware.

This rogue application installs on Internet browsers using a deceptive software marketing method called 'bundling' (stealth installation of additional applications together with the chosen software).

Following successful infiltration on Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox, Web Zoom delivers various intrusive online ads such as content recommendations, coupons, price comparison, in-line, pop-up and display ads. These advertisements are likely to cause high-risk adware or malware infections.

   
Ads by GUPlayer

What is GUPlayer?

GUPlayer is a dubious application that claims to allow users to play video files in various formats.

This may seem legitimate and useful functionality, however, be aware that GUPlayer is considered to be a potentially unwanted program or adware, since It installs on Internet browsers using a deceptive software marketing method called 'bundling' (stealth installation of additional applications together with the chosen software) without users' permission.

After successful infiltration on Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, and Google Chrome, GUPlayer generates intrusive online advertisements, including banners, which may lead to high-risk adware or malware infections.

   
MagnoPlayer Adware

What is MagnoPlayer?

Created by SoftForce LLC, MagnoPlayer claims to allow users to take full control of their media (for example, by mixing audio and video files).

This may seem to be a legitimate and useful application, however, MagnoPlayer is categorized as adware or a potentially unwanted program (PUP), since it employs a deceptive software marketing method called 'bundling' to install on Internet browsers without users' consent.

Bundling is a way to stealthily distribute applications together with other software, and therefore, most users install MagnoPlayer during download of free software from freeware download websites.

After successful infiltration on Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox, MagnoPlayer diminishes browser performance, generates intrusive online advertisements, and tracks users' Internet browsing activity.

   
Current Weather Alert Adware

What is Current Weather Alert?

Created by JH Software Pvt. Ltd, the Current Weather Alert application claims to enable quick weather forecast monitoring. On initial inspection, this may seem legitimate and useful functionality, however, be aware that Current Weather Alert is categorized as adware or a potentially unwanted program (PUP).

The developers of this rogue extension employ a deceptive software marketing method called 'bundling' to install Current Weather Alert on computers without users' consent. Bundling is a way to stealthily distribute applications together with other software.

Therefore, most users inadvertently install Current Weather Alert when downloading free software from freeware download websites. Following successful infiltration on Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, and Google Chrome, Current Weather Alert delivers intrusive online advertisements, causes unwanted browser redirects, and tracks users' Internet browsing activity.

   
Clean Browser Adware

What is Clean Browser?

Developed by Intriguing Apps, Clean Browser is a potentially unwanted program (PUP) claiming to protect user-browsing by preventing malware and spyware infections.

Although this functionality may seem legitimate and useful, be aware that Clean Browser is categorized as adware since it was developed to employ a deceptive software marketing method called 'bundling' (stealth installation of additional applications together with the chosen software) to install on Internet browsers without users' permission.

Following successful infiltration on Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, and Google Chrome, Clean Browser generates various intrusive online advertisements including coupon, banner, pop-up, targeted video, interstitial ads, and offers to download other PUPs also considered to be adware.

There is a high probability that clicking these advertisements will cause high-risk adware or malware infections.

   

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