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Safe Saver

Safe Saver is yet another browser extension that is there to help you save on your online purchases. It is a legitimate product that displays coupon deals and discount offers whenever you access such online shopping malls as eBay, Walmart, Amazon and others. At first glance it may seem that Safe Saver is definitely a good choice especially if you are an avid online shopper, but computer security experts raise a red sign here, saying that it would be in your best interest to remove Safe Saver from your browser and your PC. The problem is that such browser extensions are often related to particular security issues you cannot overlook. Read more »

MediaGet Toolbar

MediaGet Toolbar

If you are looking for a new browser toolbar, Anti-Spyware-101.com researchers suggest you do not choose MediaGet Toolbar. This Conduit ltd product is quite suspicious, and so you should look out for a more reliable and beneficial tool. Have you already installed the application onto the computer and now your IE, Firefox and Chrome browsers have been hijacked? Read more »

DomaIQ

DomaIQ

DomaIQ is a monetizing platform developed by Tuguu SL. It is presented as a software installer, which offers the user to install some additional computer applications. The application is said to be easily integrated in a website, and the publisher can receive money after every single installation. The installation of the additional application is said to be optional; nevertheless, DomaIQ, available at www.domaiq.com, is known to have caused some troubles to the computer users, which is why it is highly advisable to remove it from the PC. Read more »

Include-it

Include-it.net is a domain which some computer users are well familiar with as they are redirected to the domain during their browsing sessions. It is highly important to remove include-it.net, and you should do it with a highly professional spyware removal tool. Note that your browsing habits may be monitored by the processes associated with the program which promoted include-it.net, which is why you should not postpone the removal and act right now. Read more »

Movies Toolbar

Movies Toolbar is a browser plugin that provides you instant access to new movie news, trailers, reviews and so on. This toolbar is related to Bandoo Media and it may prove to be a useful browser add-on, but more often than not Movies Toolbar is considered to be a potentially unwanted program. That is so, because the toolbar often comes bundled with freeware and users think they are tricked into installing it. Read more »

Search.gboxapp.com

Search.gboxapp.com

Search.gboxapp.com is a domain that is promoted by Gadgetbox, which is a desktop program. The application features a lot of functions – you can play Sudoku, consult a Magic 8 ball, use a calculator, and so on. Nevertheless, Gadgetbox installs a browser add-on which alters the home page and search engine of Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox. If you think that the search.gboxapp.com has been set as your default home page and search provider without your consent, try to remember what computer applications you have installed recently. And the next time you launch an installer, do not forget to read the information about the application. Read more »

Gadgetbox

Gadgetbox

Gadgetbox is a computer application which is supposed to help you access all the computer programs you may need. Once you install the application, a Gadgetbox icon appears on the screen. The application allows the user to use calculator, Magic 8 ball, and other tools. We recommend that you remove Gadgetbox as this application can change the settings of your browsers. Read more »

Sweetsearch.com

Sweetsearch.com

Sweetsearch.com presents itself as a search engine and a browser plugin for students. Supposedly it teaches web research skills to educators and students. The website itself cannot be considered a computer threat, but it definitely is related to a number of security issues you should better avoid. Since this website makes use of cookies and displays third party advertisements, there is a chance for you to get infected with malware just by browsing the web via Sweetsearch.com. Therefore, you are strongly recommended to remove Sweetsearch.com from your browser and computer along with all the other potentially dangerous programs. Do take your system security seriously. Read more »

Live Player 3.2 Toolbar

Live Player 3.2 Toolbar is a browser extension that is supposed to help you stream live TV broadcast, SHOUTCast videos and Radio. This plugin is supposed to turn your PC into your personal multimedia center. However, despite the fact that Live Player 3.2 Toolbar may seem useful at first glance, security experts recommend removing this application from your PC the sooner the better. The problem is that, despite being a genuine browser plugin, Live Player 3.2 Toolbar also is considered a potentially unwanted program, because it may be indirectly responsible for malware infection. Scroll down to the bottom of this article for manual Live Player 3.2 Toolbar removal instructions. Read more »

Digstar Search

Digstar Search may seem like a beneficial and fun search engine; however, you need to be extra careful with the home page and search provider changes within your Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer. No, the search tool cannot switch your home page to digstar.com without your consent; however, some computer users claim that the changes can be quite confusing. For example, if you click the offered pop-up to apply a search provider on IE, you then are asked to change your home page as well. According to Anti-Spyware-101.com researchers, the suggestions do not provide links to the Privacy Policy of the search engine which is quite suspicious and you should be careful. Read more »