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Static.flipora.com Redirect

Static.flipora.com redirect - how to remove this browser hijacker?

What is Static.flipora.com?

Created by Infoaxe Inc, the Static.flipora.com browser hijacker infiltrates Internet browsers (Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox) through free software downloads. After successful installation, this adware modifies browser settings by assigning the homepage and default search engine fields to Static.flipora.com

Furthermore, this browser hijacker prevents users from rolling back these changes by employing a deceptive browser helper object called 'System Search Settings'. While the developers of this browser add-on claim that it automatically recommends great websites to users on related topics, the Flipora add-on is a useless plugin and categorized as adware or a potentially unwanted application. The static.flipora.com website presents users with dubious advertisements, and moreover, the search engine used by this website returns deceptive Internet search results - clicking on these may lead to malware and virus infections.

   
Crawler.com Redirect

Crawler.com redirect removal instructions

What is crawler.com?

The Crawler.com meta search engine is used to search the Internet. This website appears legitimate, however, Internet users recently report that the site hijacked their Internet browsers (Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox) by modifying the homepage and default search engine settings. This situation may occur when Internet users download free software powered by the Crawler download manager. Computer users who do not pay close enough attention when installing freeware can inadvertently install various potentially unwanted applications, which subsequently cause browser redirects, unwanted ads, or privacy issues.

   
Lollipop Ads

Lollipop ads removal instructions

What is Lollipop?

The Lollipop program enhances users' Internet browsing experience by displaying notifications of available deals, enabling product and price comparisons, etc. This plugin is not related to malware or virus infections, however, some Internet users report that it was installed on their computers without consent and noticed unwanted ads when browsing the Internet (using Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, or Mozilla Firefox). Unwilling installation of the Lollipop application can be caused by deceptive free software 'download clients', which offer installation of free browser plugins together with the chosen freeware.

   
Ads by Coupon Champion

Coupon Champion ads removal instructions

What is Coupon Champion?

Developed by a company called Engaging Apps, Coupon Champion is a rogue browser extension compatible with the following Internet browsers: Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox. Coupon Champion uses a deceptive software marketing method called 'bundling' to install without users' consent along with the chosen free software. Following successful infiltration, this plug-in generates various intrusive online advertisements such as sponsored link, video, interstitial, in-text, and banner type ads. Clicking ads generated by Coupon Champion may lead to malware infections, and furthermore, the extension tracks users' Internet browsing activity by recording various information including IP addresses, current locations, search queries entered, URLs visited, pages viewed, cookies, and other similar hardware and software information. This behavior may lead to serious privacy issues or identity theft.

   
DropIntoDeals Ads

DropIntoDeals removal instructions

What is DropIntoDeals?

DropIntoDeals is a potentially unwanted application developed by company called Engaging Apps. This rogue browser add-on is compatible with Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox and 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, DropIntoDeals generates various intrusive online advertisements including interstitial, coupon, banner, video, in-text, and sponsored link ads. Clicking these advertisements may cause high-risk malware infections.

   
Cant Miss Coupons virus

Cant Miss Coupons virus removal instructions

What is Cant Miss Coupons?

Created by a company called Engaging Apps, Cant Miss Coupons is a potentially unwanted application, which employs a deceptive software marketing method called 'bundling' to install on Internet browsers (Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, and Google Chrome) without users' consent. Commonly, users install this application while downloading free software downloaded from freeware download websites such as softonic.com, download.com, soft32.com, and many others. Following successful infiltration, Cant Miss Coupons monitors users' Internet browsing activity by recording various software and hardware information including website browsing information (URLs visited, pages viewed, cookies, search queries entered, etc.), user locations, IP addresses, and other similar information. This behavior may lead to serious privacy issues or identity theft. Furthermore, Cant Miss Coupons generates various intrusive online advertisements, including, for example coupons, in-text, sponsored link, interstitial, and banner ads. Clicking these advertisements may cause high-risk malware infections.

   
RambleRoam Virus

RambleRoam virus removal instructions

What is RambleRoam?

RambleRoam is a potentially unwanted application developed by SuperWeb LLC. It pledges to improve user's Internet browsing quality by showing related content containing websites, website trust ratings, enable comparison shopping, coupons, and adding other useful functionality. Even though RambleRoam might seem as a legitimate add-on, Internet users should know that it is actually categorized as an adware. This plugin is compatible with Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox. It uses a deceptive software marketing method called bundling (stealthy installation of additional programs along with the chosen software) to install on user's Internet browsers without a permission. After a successful infiltration it constantly monitors user's Internet browsing by recording diverse software and hardware information, like URL's visited, pages viewed, entered search queries, unique identifier number, IP address, and other similar information. Moreover, RambleRoam generates various types of intrusive online advertisements, including: transitional, interstitial, banner, text-link, search, and full page ads.

   
Netgranule Ads

Netgranule removal instructions

What is Netgranule?

Developed by SuperWeb LLC, Netgranule is a rogue browser add-on claiming to improve users' Internet browsing experience by displaying website trust ratings, enabling coupons, comparison shopping, and adding other useful functionality. This plug-in is compatible with Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, and Google Chrome. While Netgranule may seem a legitimate add-on, it is considered to be adware or a potentially unwanted application. Netgranule uses a deceptive software marketing method called 'bundling' (stealth installation of additional programs together with the chosen software) to install on browsers without users' permission. Following successful infiltration, Netgranule generates various intrusive online advertisements such as search, banner, text-link, interstitial, transitional, and full page ads.

   
Ads by StormVade

StormVade removal instructions

What is StormVade?

StormVade is a potentially unwanted application created by SuperWeb LLC. This rogue browser add-on claims to enhance users' Internet browsing experience by enabling coupons, comparison shopping, and adding other useful functionality. StormVade is compatible with Internet Explorer, Google Chrome. and Mozilla Firefox, and although it may seem a legitimate browser extension, is considered to be adware. This plugin uses a deceptive software marketing method called 'bundling' to install on browsers without users' consent. Following successful infiltration, it generates various intrusive online advertisements including search, banner, text-link, transitional, interstitial, and full page ads. Furthermore, users' Internet browsing activity is continually tracked, since this rogue browser plug-in records information such as unique identifier numbers, IP addresses, search queries entered, URLs visited, pages viewed, and other similar hardware and software information.

   
WebSearch.com Redirect

WebSearch toolbar - how to remove this browser hijacker?

What is WebSearch?

The WebSearch toolbar browser hijacker infiltrates computers via free software downloads. After successful infiltration, this browser hijacker modifies Internet browsers (Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox) homepage and default search engine settings by assigning them to the websearch.com website. Commonly, users install this potentially unwanted application inadvertently without their consent together with free software downloaded from the Internet. Today, most free software download websites employ 'download clients' to manage the process of freeware downloading. Download clients are used to monetize the free software download process by offering installation of advertised browser add-ons and toolbars. These promoted browser extensions often cause unwanted ads and browser redirect issues.

   

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