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Goinggo removal instructions

What is goinggo?

Goinggo is a potentially unwanted browser extension claiming to enhance the Internet browsing experience by enabling coupons, comparison shopping, and other similar features. This browser extension may seem legitimate and useful, however, Goinggo is categorized as adware or a potentially unwanted program (PUP). These associations are made due to a deceptive free software marketing method called 'bundling' (stealth installation of additional programs together with the chosen software) employed by goinggo to install on Internet browsers (Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox) without users' permission. After successful infiltration, goinggo generates intrusive online advertisements such as pop-ups, search, banner, interstitial, transitional, and full-page ads. There is a high probability that clicking these displayed advertisements will cause high-risk adware or malware infections.

   
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Fruit Basket removal instructions

What is Fruit Basket?

Developed by SuperWeb LLC, Fruit Basket is a deceptive application claiming to enable various features (such as coupons and comparison shopping) to improve the Internet browsing experience. This browser plug-in may seem legitimate and useful, however, it is classed as adware. The developers of this app employ a deceptive software marketing method called 'bundling' (stealth installation of additional programs together with other software) to install Fruit Basket on Internet browsers without users' consent. After successful infiltration on Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox, Fruit Basket generates intrusive online advertisements such as banner, coupon, interstitial, search, transitional, pop-up, and full-page ads. These displayed advertisements commonly lead to websites containing infectious content, and therefore, your computer may become infected.

   
Go.speedbit.com Redirect

Go.speedbit.com redirect removal instructions

What is go.speedbit.com?

The Go.speedbit.com browser hijacker is distributed using a deceptive software marketing method called 'bundling' (stealth installation of other apps together with the chosen software). This browser hijacker infiltrates Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox, and then modifies the new tab URL, default search engine, homepage settings by assigning them to go.speedbit.com. Furthermore, additional applications called 'helper objects' (which prevent users from reverting these changes) are installed. Most users inadvertently install this browser hijacker during download of free software from freeware download websites.

   
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AP Suggestor removal instructions

What is AP Suggestor?

The Offer browser plug-in is described as a legitimate extension that will save time and money by displaying special deals/discounts available on shopping websites. Although this functionality may seem useful, this browser add-on is categorized as adware or a potentially unwanted program (PUP). Offer is distributed using a deceptive software marketing method called 'bundling' - stealth installation of rogue applications together with regular software. After infiltration on Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox, this PUP generates intrusive online advertisements (often labelled as 'AP Suggestor ads') including search, text, video, image, and other similar ads. These delivered advertisements can cause high-risk adware and malware infections.

   
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SafeGuard removal instructions

What is SafeGuard?

Created by Alerts LLC, the SafeGuard application claims to provide the latest weather forecasts. According to the developers, this app is legitimate, however, it is categorized as adware or a potentially unwanted program (PUP). These associations are made due to a deceptive software marketing method called 'bundling' (stealth installation of additional apps together with the regular software) employed to distribute SafeGuard. Users often install this adware inadvertently together with free software from freeware download websites. After system infiltration, users of Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox experience intrusive online advertisements (search, pop-up/under, etc.) that often redirect users to bogus websites and may even cause further high-risk adware or malware infections.

   
Movie Wizard Adware

Movie Wizard virus removal instructions

What is Movie Wizard?

Created by a company called Small Island Developments, Movie Wizard is a rogue browser extension claiming to allow users to adjust screen lights when viewing online videos. Although this functionality may seem useful and legitimate, be aware that Movie Wizard is categorized as adware or a potentially unwanted application since it employs a deceptive software marketing method called 'bundling' to install on Internet browsers (Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox) without users' permission. Following successful infiltration on these browsers, Movie Wizard generates intrusive online advertisements and tracks users' Internet browsing activity.

   
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Browse Pulse removal instructions

What is Browse Pulse?

The developers of browse pulse (SuperWeb LLC) state that this browser add-on will improve the Internet browsing experience by enabling comparison shopping, coupons, and other similar features. This may seem legitimate and useful functionality, however, be aware that browse pulse is classed as adware. This association is made due to a distribution method called 'bundling' employed by browse pulse to infiltrate Internet browsers (Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox) without users' consent. After installation on these browsers, browse pulse tracks Internet browsing activity and generates intrusive online ads.

   
VebaSearch.com Redirect

VebaSearch.com redirect virus removal instructions

What is VebaSearch.com?

Internet browser redirects to the vebasearch.com website are related to deceptive browser hijackers that infiltrate computers via free software downloads. After successful installation, this adware modifies Internet browser (Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox) settings by assigning the homepage and default search engine fields to vebasearch.com. This website presents users with an Internet search engine crowded with dubious sponsored search results that may lead to malware and virus infections. You are advised not to use this site for your daily Internet searches. Furthermore, the vebasearch browser hijacker tracks users' Internet browsing activity by recording browser type, means of connecting to the Internet, operating system type, Internet protocol (IP) address, geographic location, ISP, and other information.

   
Ebon Browser Adware

Ebon Browser removal instructions

What is Ebon Browser?

Ebon Browser is a legitimate web browser based on Firefox (an open-source browser). On initial inspection, this application may seem legitimate and useful, however, it is categorized as a potentially unwanted program (PUP), since it can install on operating systems without users' consent. The developers of this web browser (Ebonmedia Corp.) employ a deceptive software marketing method called 'bundling' (stealth installation of additional programs together with the chosen software) to install Ebon browser on computer systems. Users can opt-out of installation of this application by unchecking various boxes, however, this step is often missed and Ebon is then installed inadvertently. If these options remain unchecked when installing free software (using Propeller System, Vetaform Developments s.l. and other download managers), Ebon configures itself as the default Internet browser.

   
DoReMe Adware

DoReMe removal instructions

What is DoReMe?

DoReMe is a rogue application distributed using the 'bundling' method (stealth installation of additional applications together with other software) and is categorized as adware. Users commonly install this app together with free software downloaded from freeware download websites. After Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox are successfully infiltrated, the user will experience intrusive online advertisements including pop-up/under, price comparison, coupon, banner, inline text, transitional, etc. Clicking these advertisements can result in further computer infections.

   

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