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  • Chrome Opinion Survey Ad Image

    Remove the Chrome Opinion Survey Ad

    The Chrome Opinion Survey Ad is a browser based advertisement that states that you can earn rewards by completing a survey. Once you complete the survey, you will be presented with a form where you need to enter your contact information in order to claim the reward. As it is not known what the submitted information is used for, I would strongly advise that you do not enter any personal information into this form. ...

  • AutoFixer Pro 2018 PUP Image

    Remove the AutoFixer Pro 2018 PUP

    AutoFixer Pro 2018 is a potentially unwanted program that states it scans Windows for Malware/Pup Threats, ways to Enhance System Performance, System/User Software Issues, and Startup/Uninstall Issues. When AutoFixer Pro 2018 scans a computer it will list a variety of detected issues, but state that you need to first purchase a license before you can fix them. My concern is that many of the issues that it detects are not what...

  • Dictionary Adware Firefox Extension Image

    Remove the Dictionary Adware Firefox Extension

    Dictionary is a Firefox addon that will display advertisements in search result pages and web sites that you visit. When installed, Dictionary injects a javascript script into web sites that you visit that monetize the pages by injecting ads and hijacking link clicks. ...

  • Virus found! Fake Scanner Scam Image

    Remove the Virus found! Fake Scanner Scam

    The "Virus found!" fake scanner is a web browser advertisement that states that viruses are found and that should click Continue to perform a scan of the computer. When you click continue, it pretends to scan your computer and then prompts you to download a potentially unwanted system optimizing program to your computer. This page is simply an advertisement, has no idea what is running on your computer, and you should not dow...

  • Please Click ALLOW to start streaming/downloading! Web Page Image

    Remove the Please Click ALLOW to start streaming/downloading! Web Page

    The "Please Click ALLOW to start streaming/downloading!" page is an web browser advertisement that states that the visitor should click on the Allow button when the web site subscription prompt appears in order to start the video. When a user does this, they will be subscribed to the site and be spam web notifications directly to their desktop....

  • Updates were released for your version of Chrome Scam Image

    Remove the Updates were released for your version of Chrome Scam

    The Updates were released for your version of Chrome Scam is a new technique that extension purveyors are using to push unwanted extensions on visitors. This technique is for sites to display a message stating that a new Chrome update has been released and that you should install the extension to make it work better. It then prompts you to install a Google Chrome extension. If you encounter this message, you should definitely...

  • Advertisement Offers by GamerSuperstar Adware Extension Image

    Remove the Advertisement Offers by GamerSuperstar Adware Extension

    Advertisement Offers by GamerSuperstar is an extension with a description of "Advertising by GamerSuperstar". When installed, this extension will inject advertisements into web pages that you visit. These advertisements will be underlined keywords, foreign advertisements, or video ads....

  • MessengerPC PUP Image

    Remove the MessengerPC PUP

    MessengerPC is a potentially unwanted program that opens a window that displays the embedded Facebook Messenger site. What it does not tell you, though, is that when the program is executed it unpacks a Node.js application into the %Temp% folder that performs other unauthorized actions such as connecting to remote sites and tracking you via Google Analytics....

  • Free Malware Removal Tool PUP Image

    Remove the Free Malware Removal Tool PUP

    Free Malware Removal Tool is a potentially unwanted program that states can detected malware and protect you using real time protection. While it may be able to scan and protect you from some malware, when testing it only detected one item, which was that Internet Explorer was restricted. When testing Internet Explorer, though, it had absolutely no problem launching....

  • Ads by GamerSuperstar Advertisements Image

    Remove Ads by GamerSuperstar Advertisements

    If a computer is displaying advertisements labeled Ads by GamerSuperstar, then you have an adware browser extension installed on your computer. These adware extensions inject advertisements into web sites that you are visiting that will either be Chinese ads or ads labeled as Ads by GamerSuperstar as shown below....

  • TrailerTime PUP Image

    Remove the TrailerTime PUP

    TrailerTime is a potentially unwanted program that opens a window that displays the http://www.imdb.com/trailers url within the window. What it does not tell you, though, is that when the program is executed it unpacks a Node.js application into the %Temp% folder that performs other unauthorized actions such as connecting to remote sites and tracking you via Google Analytics....

  • This Build of Windows 7 is Corrupted Tech Support Scam Image

    Remove the This Build of Windows 7 is Corrupted Tech Support Scam

    The This Build of Windows 7 is Corrupted Support Scam is an web browser tech support scam that displays an alert that states a "Windows License Key Data File" was deleted and caused Windows to become corrupted. It then prompts you to call a remote support number for help. As this is a scam, you should not call the listed phone number....

  • Something went wrong with your Internet Service Scam Image

    Remove the Something went wrong with your Internet Service Scam

    The Something went wrong with your Internet Service Scam is an web browser tech support scam that displays an alert that states that something is wrong with your Internet service, which is causing your computer not to be able to connect to the Internet. It then prompts you to call a remote support number for help. As this is a scam, you should not call the listed phone number....

  • MessengerTime PUP Image

    Remove the MessengerTime PUP

    MessengerTime is a potentially unwanted program that opens a window that displays the embedded Facebook Messenger site. What it does not tell you, though, is that when the program is executed it unpacks a Node.js application into the %Temp% folder that performs other unauthorized actions such as connecting to remote sites and tracking you via Google Analytics....

  • Smart PC Tweaker PUP Image

    Remove the Smart PC Tweaker PUP

    Smart PC Tweaker is a potentially unwanted program that states it scans Windows for Malware/Pup Threats, System Performance Issues, System/User Software Issues, and Startup/Uninstall Issues. When Smart PC Tweaker scans a computer it will list a variety of detected issues, but state that you need to first purchase a license before you can fix them. My concern is that many of the issues that it detects are not what I feel would...

  • Unable to locate Windows License Key Data File Support Scam Image

    Remove the Unable to locate Windows License Key Data File Support Scam

    The Unable to locate Windows License Key Data File Support Scam is an web browser tech support scam that displays an alert that states a "Windows License Key Data File" was deleted due to visiting a harmful web site. It then prompts you to call a remote support number for help. As this is a scam, you should not call the listed phone number....

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