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Girafarri Adware

Girafarri removal instructions

What is Girafarri?

Created by SuperWeb LLC, Girafarri is a rogue browser extension claiming to enhance the Internet browsing experience by enabling coupons, comparison shopping, and other functions. On initial inspection, this browser add-on may seem legitimate and useful, however, be aware that Girafarri is considered to be a potentially unwanted program (PUP) or adware. The developers of this rogue extension employ a deceptive software marketing method called 'bundling' (stealth installation of additional applications together with the chosen software) to install Girafarri without users' permission. After successful infiltration on Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, and Google Chrome, Girafarri generates numerous intrusive online advertisements including banner, search, interstitial, transitional, pop-up, and full-page ads. There is a high probability that clicking advertisements generated by this rogue browser plug-in will lead to high-risk adware or malware infections.

   
Isearch.brothersoft.com Redirect

Isearch.brothersoft.com redirect removal instructions

What is isearch.brothersoft.com?

Unwanted browser redirects to isearch.brothersoft.com are caused by a potentially unwanted program (PUP) called 'Orbit Downloader'. This rogue browser plug-in 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 inadvertently install Orbit Downloader during download of free software from freeware download websites. After successful infiltration on Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, and Google Chrome, Orbit Downlaoder modifies Internet browser settings  for the homepage and default search engine. Additionally, it enforces unwanted browser redirects to other potentially malicious websites such as isearch.brothersoft.com.

   
Websearch.allsearches.info Redirect

Websearch.allsearches.info redirect removal instructions

What is websearch.allsearches.info?

The Websearch.allsearches.info browser hijacker employs a deceptive software marketing method called 'bundling' (stealth installation of additional applications together with the chosen software) to install on Internet browsers without users' consent. After successful infiltration on Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox, this rogue browser add-on assigns the browser settings for the default search engine and homepage to websearch.allsearches.info. Additionally, it installs 'helper objects', which prevent users from reverting these changes.

   
Websearch.searchfix.info Redirect

Websearch.searchfix.info redirect removal instructions

What is websearch.searchfix.info?

Websearch.searchfix.info is a rogue browser hijacker that employs a deceptive software marketing method called 'bundling' to install on Internet browsers without users' permission. Bundling is a way to stealthily distribute applications together with other software, and consequently, most users inadvertently install websearch.search.info during download of free software from freeware download websites. After successful infiltration on Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, and Google Chrome, this PUP assigns the browser homepage and default search engine settings to websearch.searchfix.info. In addition, this rogue browser hijacker installs several 'helper objects' that prevent users from changing these settings.

   
Ads by Online Ad Scanner

Online Ad Scanner removal instructions

What is Online Ad Scanner?

Developed by OAS Advert Corporation IBC, Online Ad Scanner is a rogue application claiming to help users to find the latest news about online advertising. Although this application may seem legitimate and useful, be aware that it is considered to be adware or a potentially unwanted program (PUP). The developers of this rogue application employ a deceptive software marketing method called 'bundling' (stealth installation of additional applications together with the chosen software) to install Online Ad Scanner on Internet browsers without users' permission. After successful infiltration on Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox, Online Ad Scanner generates numerous intrusive online advertisements such as display, price comparison, coupons, in-line text, and content recommendation ads. There is a high probability that clicking advertisements generated by this PUP will cause high-risk adware or malware infections.

   
Ads by SuperMegaBest

SuperMegaBest removal instructions

What is SuperMegaBest?

SuperMegaBest is a potentially unwanted program (PUP) claiming to save time and money by enabling coupons, comparison shopping, and displaying special deals/discounts on shopping websites. While this functionality may seem legitimate and useful, be aware that SuperMegaBest is categorized as adware or a potentially unwanted program. These associations are made due to a deceptive software marketing method called 'bundling' employed by SuperMegaBest to install on Internet browsers without users' permission. Following successful infiltration on Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox, SuperMegaBest generates intrusive online advertisements and tracks users' Internet browsing activity.

   
Ads by Ribble

Ribble removal instructions

What is Ribble?

The rogue browser extension, Ribble (or Doribble), is considered to be a potentially unwanted program (PUP) or adware. These associations are made due to a deceptive software marketing method called 'bundling' employed by Ribble to install on Internet browsers without users' consent. Bundling allows the developers to distribute their applications together with other software, and therefore, most users infect their computers with adware during download of free software from freeware download websites. After successful infiltration on Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, and Google Chrome, Ribble generates numerous intrusive online advertisements including coupon, banner, search, pop-up, interstitial, and transitional ads. It is highly probable that clicking advertisements delivered by Ribble will cause high-risk adware or malware infections.

   
Ads by Platamoose

Platamoose removal instructions

What is platamoose?

Created by SuperWeb LLC, platamoose is a rogue browser extension claiming to improve users' Internet browsing experience by enabling coupons, comparison shopping, and other functions. While this browser plug-in may seem legitimate and useful, be aware that platamoose is categorized as adware or a potentially unwanted program (PUP) since it employs a deceptive software marketing method called 'bundling' (stealth installation of additional programs together with the chosen free software) to install on Internet browsers without users' consent. After successful infiltration on Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, and Google Chrome, platamoose generates various intrusive online advertisements such as banner, search, interstitial, transitional, and full-page ads. Clicking advertisements generated by this rogue browser plug-in is likely to cause high-risk adware or malware infections.

   
Couponarific Ads

Couponarific removal instructions

What is Couponarific?

Created by a Delaware company of the same name (Couponarific Inc.), Couponarific is a potentially unwanted browser extension claiming to save time and money by enabling coupons, comparison shopping, and displaying special deals/discounts when surfing shopping websites. It is compatible with Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, and although Couponarific's functionality may seem useful and legitimate, be aware that Couponarific is categorized as adware. The developers of this potentially unwanted application employ a deceptive software marketing method called 'bundling' to install Couponarific on Internet browsers without users' permission. After successful infiltration, Couponarific tracks users' Internet browsing activity and generates intrusive online advertisements.

   
Start.mysearchs.com Browser Hijacker

Start.MySearchs.com - how to remove this browser hijacker?

What is start.mysearchs.com?

The start.mysearchs.com website is promoted using the MySearchs toolbar (created by Montiera technologies LTD or Pay-By-Ads). This browser hijacker infiltrates Internet browsers (Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox) via free software downloads. Many computer users refer to this toolbar as the MySearchs virus or malware. These negative associations are made since the developers employ a deceptive software marketing method called 'bundling'. The toolbar installs together with free software downloaded from the Internet, and therefore, most users feel it was installed without their consent. Note, that after successful installation, this browser add-on assigns the browser default search engine and homepage settings to start.mysearchs.com

   

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