Adware category archyve:

GoaSave

If you happen to come across a program entitled GoaSave, make sure to avoid it at all costs as it exhibits only negative features. In fact, due to its devious functionality, our research team has classified this program as one more adware application, which will make surfing the web a much more annoying experience than you are used to. Keep this in mind since this devious program could be advertised in a questionable manner. Its developers could market this program as a useful tool that you should use to improve you your overall online experience. Unfortunately, the reality is quite different since in some cases this adware could be as dangerous as it is annoying since it might prove to be the main reason other suspicious programs could enter your computer without a lot of trouble. Make sure to remove GoaSave as soon as it is found fully active on your personal computer. Do so by using the instructions that we present below. Read more »

Notblocked.biz

Notblocked.biz

Notblocked.biz is a devious adware server, which is notorious for its unwanted online content. Users that see excessive amounts of ads or pop-ups powered by it must know that it signifies the fact that their operating system is infected with some dubious program that maintains connectivity to the server in question and so keeps the flow of unwanted content. It goes without saying such interruptions will make surfing the web a much more annoying and frustrating task, and that is not even the worst thing about all of this. Our research has revealed that content provided by Notblocked.biz could be quite dangerous as well since it could prove to be the primary reason devious programs might enter your operating system without major inconveniences. In this article, we provide further information regarding this suspicious adware server with instructions that will help you break the potentially malicious connectivity once and for all. Read more »

PubHotspot

PubHotspot

PubHotspot is a newly created adware application that may display questionable advertisements on the user’s Internet Explorer browser. According to our specialists at Anti-spyware-101.com the program was developed by the same company that brought us another adware known as BabyMegs. Just like the mentioned tool PubHotspot could also advertise unreliable third-party websites. These sites could try to collect your private information or might suggest you install more doubtful tools. Under such circumstances, it would be advisable to get rid of these ads before anything goes wrong. The only way to stop the adware from showing you such content is to remove it from the computer. There is nothing to worry if you do not know how to do this since the instructions below the text will guide you through the process. However, to learn more about the program, we urge you to read the article first. Read more »

Pagesnews.org

Pagesnews.org

If a new browser window opens up and redirects to Pagesnews.org, it is most likely that malware is present on your operating system. According to Anti-Spyware-101.com malware research team, users are most likely to be redirected to this page if a scheduled task is created in %WINDIR%\System32\Tasks. If that is the case, all you need to do is identify and remove this task. Is that complicated? It is not, but there are a few things that you should learn about this threat first to learn how it works. If you take the time to read our report, you might learn a few tricks that should help you prevent malware and unwanted threats from slithering into your operating system in the future. Also, if you have interacted with the content represented via this adware server, you have to take some steps to figure out if or not you have gotten yourself into trouble already. Learn all about this, as well as how to delete Pagesnews.org by reading the report. Read more »

Realtimeleads / Adsentinel

If you see random third-party ads labeled “Realtimeleads“ or any other popping up while you are browsing the web, Realtimeleads / Adsentinel may have slithered onto your system. In fact, this ad-supported application can remain hidden for a long while so you may not even notice the increased flow of third-party ads in your browsers. Our malware experts at Anti-Spyware-101.com say that this adware program may not even be operating anymore; yet, it used to be a serious threat and this is why we need to share what we have found out about it. This malware threat might harm your system security in a couple of ways, including displaying unsafe third-party ads, spying on you and sharing this information with remote servers as well as redirecting you to questionable websites. Furthermore, this adware may sneak onto your system in a malicious package containing other infections, too. If you want to make sure that you are using a safe computer, we recommend that you remove Realtimeleads / Adsentinel right now along with all related and unrelated infections. Read more »

Mommys Offers Ads

Mommys Offers Ads

When your system is infected with Mommys Offers Ads, it is quite apparent since whenever you are viewing online shopping-related websites, annoying third-party advertisements pop up labeled like “Ads by Mommys Offers,” “Ads powered by Mommys Offers,“ or some other variations. Since it is unlikely that you have knowingly installed this browser extension that only works in Google Chrome as of yet, it is possible that you have installed a free program lately that you downloaded from a questionable freeware page. If this could be true, you should know that there may be other malware infections on your system. Our malware specialists have categorized this threat as an adware application. It is essential that you understand that these ads displayed by this questionable tool are not only distracting but also can put your virtual security at risk, should you engage with them. Therefore, we advise you to make up your mind as soon as possible and remove Mommys Offers Ads from your system. Read more »

No-block.net

No-block.net

Have you decided to employ No-block.net in order to access websites that are restricted for you? Some services – such as Hulu, Amazon video, or HBONow – are restricted in certain countries, but users find these services extremely desirable. When there is a demand, the supply comes as well, and more and more tools that promise to “unlock” access to restricted websites emerge. Some other examples include DNS Locker and Ghostify. Although these tools work because they can change proxy settings, they come with a price, which, in most cases, is the user’s virtual privacy. All of these services are free, but they have the ability to showcase ads, which is what allows their creators to generate a profit. The problem here is that not all advertisers can be trusted, and not all advertisements are reliable. Read more »

Finders Deals

Finders Deals

Finders Deals is a new Google Chrome browser extension that promises you best deal offers and coupons on online shopping sites, but, unfortunately, our malware specialists at anti-spyware-101.com have found that this is just another ad-supported program. As such, it is possible that it exposes you to unreliable third-party ads that could lead to further infections as well as being scammed by criminals if you land on malicious websites after clicking on one. Since this questionable tool does not seem to be available anymore from official source, it is most likely to sneak onto your system in questionable ways. This means that it is quite possible that this adware is not your only worry right now but at least one you know of. Our malware specialists say that this adware infection may change your new tab setting in your browser and promote a questionable search engine. In addition to that, it may also start displaying potentially unreliable third-party ads so your alleged "best deals" might turn into traps and take you to malicious pages. Read more »

Total Deal Search

Total Deal Search

Do not take any chances with a program called Total Deal Search as it is one more devious application. In fact, our research team has classified it as yet another adware. Just like any other suspicious program of this classification, it can make surfing the web an annoying and frustrating experience, to put it lightly. While in some instances you could come across claims stating that this program might be useful if you are a frequent online shopper as it should present your with great discount deals, you must know that the reality is different. Such statements are just a marketing technique to lure users into downloading and installing their devious application, which in some instances could prove to be quite dangerous. To find out more about devious inner working of this adware, make sure to read the rest of our report. Below you will also find a detailed removal guide that will help you delete Total Deal Search in a quick and easy manner. Read more »

Shoppers Tab

Shoppers Tab

Shoppers Tab is a suspicious third-party application that our research team advises you avoid it at all time. That is so because this program has been categorized as one more adware application. If you are not familiar with this type of suspicious programs, you should know that they are extremely annoying, to say the least, since they are infamous for being the primary source of undesirable and intrusive web content. It should be quite obvious that such functionality of this program will make surfing the web a much more annoying and frustrating experience. Additionally, this suspicious application might be the primary reason your operating system could be subjected to dangerous and in some cases even malicious online content which might lead to a system infection. Do not waste and remove Shoppers Tab as soon as it is found up and running on your personal computer. Get rid of this adware program by following the detailed instructions that we provide below. Read more »