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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 »

Pagefinder

Pagefinder

Pagefinder promises to help you “access popular sites instantly,” and although you might think that this Google Chrome extension can be convenient, we want to warn you that it was classified as a potentially unwanted program (PUP) by our malware research team at Anti-Spyware-101.com. It is most likely that Chrome users are introduced to this program via pop-ups, misleading links, and using redirection. Without a doubt, if you are ever introduced to an unfamiliar program in a strange manner, you should automatically become suspicious. If you decide that the program you are introduced to is just too good to pass up, you need to do research, and it is possible that you have stumbled upon this article exactly because of that. If you have not installed the extension yet, we suggest that you forget about it. If you have installed it already, you should definitely continue reading because the information we have gathered might make you want to remove Pagefinder. Read more »

My Flight Finder Tab

My Flight Finder Tab

Whether you travel a lot or like to daydream about going to places, you could come across an extension called My Flight Finder Tab. Another condition to encounter this plugin is to use Google Chrome, as it looks like it is the only browser the application is compatible with for now. There are a few things users who might be considering this extension ought to know, like the fact it falls under the classification of potentially unwanted programs. It does not mean the tool is malicious, but it is possible it could have unwanted or annoying qualities. To learn more about it, we encourage you to read our full article. In case you already placed My Flight Finder Tab on your browser without knowing how it works first, and now wish to erase it, we advise using our provided deletion instructions or a legitimate antimalware tool. Read more »

EntertainmentNewsNow Toolbar

EntertainmentNewsNow Toolbar

EntertainmentNewsNow Toolbar is an extension for Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome users, and an application for Internet Explorer users. These are the web browsers that the PUP (potentially unwanted program) is compatible with, and Internet Explorer users can download it onto their Windows operating systems. The removal guide you can see below reflects that. Since you are reading this report, it is likely that you have already decided to delete EntertainmentNewsNow Toolbar from your browsers and the operating system. Is that the case? If it is, and if you believe that you have all of the information you need to make a final decision, you can scroll down to the last section of this report. On the other hand, if you are currently researching the program, or if you are trying to figure out whether or not it can be trusted, we recommend that you continue reading. If you come up with questions for our Anti-Spyware-101.com research team, post them below. Read more »

Ultra Music Search

Ultra Music Search

Ultra Music Search may seem like a perfect tool for users who cannot live without music, but there might be something about this extension that could make you want to get rid of it. Our researchers say the application might show irritating advertisements and notifications while surfing the Internet. For some users, such behavior could disturb their browsing. Consequently, the app was classified as a potentially unwanted program. If Ultra Music Search seems annoying to you and you do not want to keep it on your browser any longer, we can offer our deletion instructions provided at the end of this article. Also, you can find a comments section below where you can leave us a message if you have any questions about this potentially unwanted program or its deletion. Read more »

Search Box Ds

Search Box Ds

Search Box Ds is a potentially unwanted program. It is a browser extension that is compatible with the Chrome browser. This application should improve your web browsing experience. However, if you do not remember when you added this app to your browser, you probably didn’t intend to have this app in the first place. So what are you supposed to do? The best bet right now is to remove Search Box Ds from your browser and then scan your computer with a licensed antispyware tool because you might have more unwanted applications on-board. Read more »