Category Archives: Potentially Unwanted Application

Amazon Assistant Removal

Potentially Unwanted Application

What is Amazon Assistant?

Amazon Assistant is an application that has nothing in common with the legitimate program developed by Amazon.com, Inc. Specifically speaking, it is a browser extension developed by Spigot which should help users find the best deals on amazon.com. It can work on all popular web browsers, but the majority of reports are coming from Google Chrome users, so specialists believe that it targets Chrome users mainly. Continue reading

Yet Another Cleaner Removal

Potentially Unwanted Application

What is YAC?

YAC, or Yet Another Cleaner, is a fraudulent Windows optimization tool. It does have an interface of a trustworthy program, but specialists have still agreed upon calling it an untrustworthy program after long considerations. Its main drawback is that it might show fake scan results, display irritating pop-ups on users’ screens, and even change browsers’ settings without their knowledge or permission. Continue reading

Keylogger SkyNeos Removal

Potentially Unwanted Application

About Keylogger SkyNeos

SkyNeos is a keylogger that is created with the intention of recording key strokes. Keyloggers are nasty pieces of malware that enter and work silently so you might not even know one has infected your computer. Identifying such threats is why having active anti-malware software on your computer is so essential. If you have no security program, you are in danger of harboring all kinds malware infections. You could have picked up the keylogger if you used Torrents or opened a malicious email attachment. If the keylogger goes unnoticed, it will start recording your keystrokes. You are essentially exposing yourself to cyber criminals, who could gain access to your banking details, various accounts and private information. If you have any suspicion that your computer could be infected, obtain anti-malware software immediately and scan your computer. Delete Keylogger SkyNeos as soon as it is found. Continue reading

Mediafiretrend.com Removal

Potentially Unwanted Application

What is Mediafiretrend.com?

Media Fire Trend is the potentially unwanted application with which the Mediafiretrend.com browser hijacker enters computer systems. It is promoted as a tool that can help you find and download files online. Its main goal, however, has to do with generating web traffic and earning revenue for the company that it belongs to. In addition to changing your browser settings, the hijacker also causes other troubles like flooding you with adverts, rerouting you to unfamiliar pages, slowing down your surfing, and more. We suggest that you waste no time and eliminate Mediafiretrend.com right away. Continue reading

URBrowser Removal

Potentially Unwanted Application

What is URBrowser?

URBrowser is a browser developed by AdaptiveBee. URBrowser is real browser that many users are happy with and we are in no way stating that you need to remove URBrowser because it poses danger to your computer. It could be working perfectly fine. However, it has been noticed that some potentially unwanted programs (PUPs) are bundled together with URBrowser. This is referred to as the bundling method. This means that when you install URBrowser, you might also end up installing some sort of unwanted application. This browser is not spreading any viruses that you should be concerned about but PUP can be frustrating to deal with. Continue reading

Remove LUDASHI

Potentially Unwanted Application

About LUDASHI

LUDASHI is a Chinese system optimizer tool, considered to be a potentially unwanted program (PUP) due to its questionable features. Because it is a legitimate program, you can download it from the official website. However, it seems to be able to spread via software bundles as well. That means that it’s attached to free software and some users might not notice it being there. Continue reading