Remove SuperFish.com Visual Ads (Removal Guide)

superfish adsSuperFish.com Visual Ads ads appear in your browser, for example and in our case at Google chrome, but it might also happen in Internet Explorer or Mozilla Firefox. This SuperFish.com Visual Ads ads are caused by a malicious browser extension for instance “Adware.BetterSurf”. These malicious browser extensions use popups to promote ads thru this website. The ads with SuperFish.com Visual Ads are simply used to send web traffic to partners in order to make revenue from these ads using affiliates thru the superfish.com domain and other suspicious advertisement networks.

The malicious browser extensions that cause the SuperFish.com Visual Ads ads are made for one thing, to investigate your browsing behavior and to make revenue by advertisements. The ads will display green underlined keywords that will show pop-up advertisements and other unwanted ads in your browsers. The pop-ups may vary from legit advertisements with offers, deals or coupons to pop-ups that offer a Java or Flash Player update in order to install more adware into your computer.

Both are well known social engineering techniques to trick the computer user into installing malicious or ad-support software. Often this is where the problem persists, there is a thin line between legit, ad-support or Potentially Unwanted software.

It is advised to always read the End User License Agreements (EULA) or 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.

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Remove “Similar Products” pop-up by SuperFish virus (Removal Guide)

similar products - couponsSimilar Products popups appears in your browser, this browser can be Internet Explorer, Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox. These Similar Products ads are used to promote products using the superfish.com domain for price comparison. If you buy one of the products the Similar Products pop-ups promotes you bought from a affiliated sale and the distributors that made this adware got some money from that specific sale.

If you experience Similar Products ads / pop-ups while hovering over a specific product when a “See More” or “See Similar” button appears, your computer is infected with adware. Thereby follow all our free tools as supplied in this removal instruction for remove these ads from your computer. Do notice that the Similar Products ads / pop-ups come with a lot of bundled adware known as “wrappers or “custom-installers” into your computer. It is hard to say which software causes these ads.

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.

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