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Weather Forecaster

Weather Forecaster

Do you check the weather conditions daily or maybe even hourly? If you do, Weather Forecaster is an extension that you might be intrigued to install. Although it is presented as a tool that can give you access to weather-related information, our analysts identify it as a potentially unwanted program, or PUP. Why is that so? To put it in short, the extension is capable of collecting information about its users that is not limited to the information necessary to produce a weather report. In fact, the program does not show a weather report at all. Read more »

Easy Gaming App

Easy Gaming App

Easy Gaming App might look like a useful tool if you like computer games and are constantly looking for new ones to play. Since the application works only on Google Chrome, it seems to be aimed at users of this particular browser. If you are interested in it, you should know that this extension is thought to be a potentially unwanted program. Thus, it might not be the best choice for you if you want to keep away from such software. If you want to find out more details about it, we encourage you to have a look at the rest of this article. Should you decide that you do not want to use it, we can offer you our deletion instructions available below the text that show how to remove Easy Gaming App from Google Chrome’s extension menu. Read more »

MediaConverterOnline Promos

MediaConverterOnline Promos

You might think that MediaConverterOnline Promos has something to do with video or music conversion, but it is a potentially unwanted program that shows advertisements. Now, who would install a program that shows ads? Well, if it is advertised as a tool that can convert video/audio files, some people might be willing to take the ads, but some users might choose to install the extension simply because of the ads. Yes, there are people in this world who seek out ads, and it is most likely that they do that because they want to save money or find better deals. Whatever your reasoning might be, if you have decided to install the extension, you want to think very carefully if it is not better for you to remove it from your Google Chrome browser. If you have already decided to delete MediaConverterOnline Promos, the Anti-Spyware-101.com research team has created a guide that should assist you below. If you want to get more information about the suspicious PUP, you should continue reading. Read more »

Shitcoin Wallet

Shitcoin Wallet

If you want to be safe, Shitcoin Wallet is not the extension/program you should install. Anti-Spyware-101.com researchers warn that this PUP (potentially unwanted program) has the ability to inject malicious code and extract personal information from users visiting five cryptocurrency management platforms, which are binance.org, idex.market, myetherwallet.com, neotracker.io, and switcheo.exchange. If you visit any of these platforms while the PUP is active, your login credentials and crypto wallet information can be leaked without your permission, and, unfortunately, there is only one thing that can happen after that. Of course, the collected data could stay untouched, but it is possible that someone could use it to log into your wallets and tamper with the funds found within them. Do you want that? Of course, you do not, and that is why you should delete Shitcoin Wallet without further delay. If you want to waste no time, check out the last paragraph and the removal guide below. If you want to learn more, continue reading. Read more »

Find My Nascar Lineup

Find My Nascar Lineup

Find My Nascar Lineup is a potentially unwanted program (PUP), and that is what Anti-Spyware-101.com researchers decided after thoroughly inspecting this strange application/extension. Internet Explorer users are forced to download it as an application, and that means that they have to uninstall it at the end. Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox users install it as an extension, and it is enough to delete the unwanted add-on to get rid of it. Since you are reading this report, it is possible that you need to further explanation as to why you should remove Find My Nascar Lineup from your operating system or browsers. However, if you have no idea why the seemingly-harmless app/extension is classified as a PUP or why you should even consider eliminating it, this is an article for you. Continue reading, and, as always, do not be shy to post any questions in the comments section below. Read more »

VeePN

VeePN

In this report, we are discussing the VeePN Chrome extension that the users of this browser can acquire from the popular Chrome web store at chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/veepn-unlimited-free-fast/majdfhpaihoncoakbjgbdhglocklcgno. The extension is free, and so it is no surprise that over 11,300 Chrome users have downloaded it already. The program also has a shinning 4.5/5 star rating (from 49 users), but it has a mixed bag of reviews. Some of them make the extension sound amazing, while others might create doubts and make you question its versatility and usefulness. According to Anti-Spyware-101.com research team, the extension works, and although it has a limited number of free VPN servers (at the time, we had six to choose from), it offers more for those willing to pay for the Premium service. Despite this, some Chrome users choose to remove VeePN from their browsers. Are there specific reasons for that, or do these users find better tools? Continue reading to find out, and note that a guide showing how to delete the potentially unwanted program (PUP) from Chrome is available below. Read more »

Stream+

Stream+

Stream+ might be just the right tool for you if you want to see as much of sponsored advertisements in your search results as possible. The description of this browser extension says that it inserts sponsored content into Google search results that is different from the advertising material shown by Google. Users should know that this application falls under the classification of potentially unwanted programs, which means it might be a mistake to trust it or its sponsored material. Further, in this report, we explain more about this extension, like where might it come from and how it works. Thus, if you want to know more about it, we encourage you to read our full article. On the other hand, if you already placed this plugin on your browser, but now wish to remove Stream+, we invite you to use our instructions placed a bit below this article. Read more »

TheEasyWayPro

TheEasyWayPro

TheEasyWayPro is a Chrome extension that is categorized as a potentially unwanted application. It means that this extension is not a malicious security threat, but it might be associated with various security issues. Therefore, it would be for the best to remove it from your browser. Also, if you did not intend to have TheEasyWayPro on-board, you will do yourself a favor by deleting it from your system and running a full PC scan with a reliable security tool: the chances are that you have many other unwanted programs on-board, so the sooner you delete them, the better. Read more »

Awesome Sports Search

Awesome Sports Search

Awesome Sports Search is a PUP or a potentially unwanted program. Tools from this category might not be dangerous, but they may have annoying or undesired qualities, which might make some users want to erase them. In this case, users could find it irritating that the application might change their default search engine, gather information, or show third-party advertisements. If you do not want to keep an extension that might act this way on your browser, we recommend deleting it while following the instructions provided below this article or employing a legitimate antimalware tool that could remove Awesome Sports Search for you. Of course, if you wish to know more about the PUP before deciding what to do, we invite you to read the rest of our article first. Read more »

PUP.Search Defender Live

PUP.Search Defender Live

You might have been convinced that Search Defender Live is the tool that will make your online searches safe. Well, in fact, that is something you can do yourself by implementing the right browser and caution. Of course, extensions and applications that promise to aid virtual security should be welcome, but only if you can guarantee that they are trustworthy. Are you sure that this extension is trustworthy? Our malware experts at Anti-Spyware-101.com have doubts. First of all, you should know that we identify this extension as a PUP (potentially unwanted program), and our recommendation is that you remove it from your Google Chrome web browser. If you have found this article, it is possible that you have come to the same conclusion also. If you have not installed the extension yet, or if you are trying to figure out if or not you should delete Search Defender Live, you ought to keep reading. If you are not interested in learning more, but you are sure that you want to erase the PUP, check out the guide below. Read more »