Potentially Unwanted Program

VoltageTask PUP screenshot

VoltageTask PUP

VoltageTask is the name given to a piece of potentially unwanted software. It can be found installed on Mac computers. VoltageTask shares some similarities with browser hijackers. It can quietly inject ads into the... Read more

May 20, 2022
How to Avoid News-jarowu.cc Pop-Ups screenshot

How to Avoid News-jarowu.cc Pop-Ups

News-jarowu dot cc is a misleading website. The domain name is simply a random string of letters appended after the word "news". The website is designed with one purpose in mind - to trick the visitor into clicking... Read more

May 11, 2022
SampleLight PUP screenshot

SampleLight PUP

SampleLight is a potentially unwanted program that shares some features with adware. Once installed, SampleLight will show up in your Mac's Applications folder. There is no real benefit to the user that SampleLight... Read more

May 11, 2022
Avoid Freesamplesprousa.com Pop-Ups screenshot

Avoid Freesamplesprousa.com Pop-Ups

Freesamplesprousa dot com is an untrustworthy web page that will attempt to harvest user information and coax the visitor into allowing push notifications. The way freesamplesprousa dot com us set up, it is very easy... Read more

May 9, 2022
Stop maloprotect.xyz Ads screenshot

Stop maloprotect.xyz Ads

Maloprotect dot xyz is a rogue website that attempts to scare visitors into thinking their computer is infected with malware. When a visitor lands on maloprotect dot xyz, usually after clicking on a link in an ad or... Read more

May 5, 2022
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Remove BestMapSearch

BestMapSearch is a Potentially Unwanted Program (PUP) that could end up on your device because of misleading ads, fake downloads, pirated content, or bundled software. Thankfully, it is not dangerous – having it on... Read more

April 29, 2022
Reuse Tab PUP Proves To Be Useless screenshot

Reuse Tab PUP Proves To Be Useless

A Chrome browser extension called "Reuse Tab" promises to allow the user to save URLs for fast access. In reality, what it does is act like adware and display unwanted advertising in the browser. Reuse Tab will ask... Read more

May 17, 2022
How to Stop Scanoclean Pop-Ups screenshot

How to Stop Scanoclean Pop-Ups

Scanoclean is a misleading domain and website. Its sole purpose is to coax visitors into allowing notifications. This will lead to the website sending push notifications and causing pop-up ads to display in your... Read more

May 11, 2022
StreamTopSearch PUP screenshot

StreamTopSearch PUP

StreamTopSearch is the name of a browser extension that exhibits functionality similar to that of browser hijackers and potentially unwanted programs. Potentially unwanted programs or PUPs are neither legitimate... Read more

May 10, 2022
How to Deal with Video Ad Remover screenshot

How to Deal with Video Ad Remover

Video Ad Remover is a browser extension that acts like a potentially unwanted application. Video Ad Remover will ask for a wide range of permissions and once installed in your browser will exhibit behavior that is... Read more

May 9, 2022
AuraLookup screenshot

AuraLookup

AuraLookup is the name of a piece of potentially unwanted software. It can affect Mac computers. AuraLookup has a lot of similarities to browser hijackers. It is able to inject ads into the pages you visit. The... Read more

May 5, 2022
Remove BestSportSearch screenshot

Remove BestSportSearch

BestSportSearch is a Potentially Unwanted Program (PUP) that could cause undesired changes to the configuration of your Web browser. This app claims to be able to provide you with up-to-date news and content from the... Read more

April 28, 2022
Cricket Start Messes Up Browser Settings screenshot

Cricket Start Messes Up Browser Settings

Cricket Start is the name of a potentially unwanted program that behaves like a browser hijacker. Potentially unwanted programs fill the gray space between legitimate applications and more dangerous malware. While a... Read more

May 13, 2022
How to Avoid Devicespam-shield.com Pop-Ups screenshot

How to Avoid Devicespam-shield.com Pop-Ups

Devicespam-shield dot com is a misleading website. The page that displays when a visitor lands on the site only contains a number of misleading text messages to coax the user into allowing push notifications in the... Read more

May 11, 2022
How to Stop Flowvideo.ru Notifications screenshot

How to Stop Flowvideo.ru Notifications

Flowvideo dot ru is a website that will attempt to coax users into allowing push notifications and pop-ups in their favorite browser. The most common way you will end up on websites like flowvideo dot ru and similar... Read more

May 9, 2022
Avoid Notification-news.com Pop-Ups screenshot

Avoid Notification-news.com Pop-Ups

Notification-news dot com is a website that uses a simple trick to lure visitors into allowing push notifications on their device and browser. A user can land on Notification-news dot com through a banner ad served by... Read more

May 5, 2022
How to Avoid Advertismentzone.com Ad Pop-Ups screenshot

How to Avoid Advertismentzone.com Ad Pop-Ups

Advertismentzone dot com is a website that displays one of the common fake bot checks that are used by deceptive websites to lure visitors into allowing push notifications and pop-up advertisements in their browser.... Read more

May 4, 2022
Remove DigitalConverterz screenshot

Remove DigitalConverterz

DigitalConverterz is an intrusive browser extension, which could be installed via direct download, or through the help of software bundles promoting dodgy offers. The good news is that DigitalConverterz is not... Read more

April 28, 2022