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Bandoo

According to Anti-Spyware-101.com malware researchers, Bandoo is an unreliable add-on that supposedly can better your browsing activities and produce safe services. Even though Bandoo Media Inc. may have no control over some actions performed through the extension, it can be blamed for low security protocols which are meant to guard private data collected. Do not be mesmerized by the colorful and entertaining emoticons because they hide possible threat to your virtual security. We recommend having Bandoo deleted from your operating Windows system, and if you are having issues with removal – read further to find more information. Read more »

My Freeze

My Freeze is an unwanted application which you will surely notice because of the changes made in your browser. My Freeze is treated as a browser hijacker as it changes the home page of the browsers and attempts to redirect you to random websites which might contain dangerous computer infections. Do not get surprise if your anti-virus tool cannot detect My Freeze because its presence can be concealed by one of its components hijachthis.exe. A lot of users cannot remove this hijacker using anti-virus programs; hence Anti-Spyware-101.com team recommends that you scan the PC with SpyHunter which will delete My Freeze at once. Read more »

MyWebFace Toolbar

MyWebFace Toolbar

MyWebFace Toolbar is a browser add-on for Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox. The toolbar is available at its official website mywebface.mywebsearch.com; however, it might occur that the toolbar will come along with free programs if you do not uncheck the appropriate boxed regarding the installation of MyWebFace Toolbar. Read more »

Search.us.com

Search.us.com  is an unwanted application classified as a browser hijacker even though computer users install it as a browser extension. The malware is installed into the system alongside free programs to which installers have the unwanted application attached. As the hijacker presents unreliable websites while you are browsing the Internet, you should remove it from the system to prevent further infections which may lead to data or money loss. Read more »

Cursor Mania Toolbar

Cursor Mania Toolbar is a browser plugin that is developed by Mindspark Interactive Network. It is closely related to myWebSearch Toolbar and as a result, it might cause some problem if it is misused by a third party. Originally Cursor Mania Toolbar is used to change the icon of the mouse cursor while the user browses the Internet. Despite the fact that the toolbar could prove to be useful, it is advised to remove Cursor Mania Toolbar from your computer, because it can redirect you to the websites of malicious content. Read more »

ilivid.com

iLivid.com is a website where you can download and install iLivid browser toolbar on your computer. This browser toolbar is supposed to help you download various videos from media websites. However, iLivid exhibits intrusive behavior that can hardly be attributed to a legitimate program. Although it does not infect your computer with malware, you are encouraged to exercise caution while using this toolbar and it would be for the best to fully remove iLivid from your computer. Read more »

MyStart Incredibar

MyStart Incredibar is a browser add-on program that is often categorized as a browser hijacker due to its intrusive behavior and resistance to removal. If a user installs this toolbar unwittingly it will reconfigure his browser settings in order to redirect the user to affiliated websites. Generally, upon MyStart Incredibar installation, your browser default settings are changed and your homepage is changed to Mystart.incredibar.com. Read more »

PageRage

PageRage is an application which is said to enhance your Facebook profile. The browser extension, which can be installed on Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and other browsers, enables the user to select a background for his/her Facebook account. Unfortunately, if you want your friends to see your customized profile, they should have the Yontoo platform installed. In addition to this feature, PageRage poses some problems to computer users. If you are one of those who cannot get rid of annoying advertisements, keep on reading. Read more »

DoubleClick

DoubleClick is a browser plug-in that provides Internet advertising services and officially is a subsidiary of Google. Its main focus is on uploading ads. However, DoubleClick makes use of tracking cookies to monitor users' browsing activity and check which adds they view exactly. A lot of users have been complaining that they cannot remove DoubleClick even when they try to opt-out option offered by the company. If that is your case as well, it means that DoubleClick has been exploited by a third party and it must be deleted by a computer security program. Read more »

Privacy SafeGuard

Privacy SafeGuard is a malicious BHO that is presented under the pretense of a legitimate browser extension. The application is available for Google Chrome users, and if you have already utilized it, Anti-Spyware-101.com suggests you delete it before your browser becomes corrupted. Do not think that the tool can provide “Complete protection for your privacy and your computer’s health”, as this simply is a marketing trick. If you do not want Privacy SafeGuard removal to become your problem, you should not even think about installing it. Nonetheless, if it is too late, this report will help you deal with the irritating infection. Read more »