SafeWeb is a browser extension, plugin or addon for Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox, also called a Browser Helper Object for Internet Explorer does nothing good for your computer. It comes bundled with alot of adware installers we call “InstallRex”. It might promote ads by injecting large rectangle blocks in corners at specific websites. SafeWeb will collect personal information from your computer and use it to promote specific pop-up ads, underlined blue or green links.
This adware is made for one thing, to investigate your browsing behavior using domains as superfish.com and m2pub.com and to make money using affiliated and promoted sales. Once you use a coupon or click a ad that SafeWeb delivers to you, SafeWeb distributors make money or at least benefit from it. Well you need to scan your computer for adware because it is there, it’s bundled with lots of adware and therefor we made a generic adware removal guide for you, please follow all steps!
It is advised to always read the Terms and Agreements before installing software on your computer. Do never click too fast thru the installation process [Next] button of software as you will agree to software you might not want to install. If the installer offers a Advanced or Custom option button, click it to find out if there is any other malicious software offered and installed during the installation process.