Ghokswa Browser is a misleading web browser that seems to be identical to Google Chrome from the first glimpse. It has the official website, but if you try to open it, it will redirect to google.com/chrome and provde information about Google Chrome, but Ghokswa Browser classified as a potentially unwanted program (pup) and adware, what can appear on your computer without any notification and make some changes in your browsers (Opera, Mozial, Google Chrome, Safari, Edge, Internet Explorer and other. This virus will steal your browser activity and any additional private information for own use.
After Ghokswa Browser becomes part of your system it begins to display huge mount of online ads such as pop-ups, banners and coupons every time you use your browser. Try to avoid this ad, because if you click on it you can be redirected to malicious sites where your computer can be infected with new viruses. Also, Ghokswa Browser can steal some your private information and transfer it to the third parties. It`s become real trouble when the creators of this adware get all your logins and passwords what you save in your browser. Ghokswa Browser creates a terrible security issue on your computer, that`s why we highly recommend to remove Ghokswa Browser after you notice it for the first time.
How does Ghokswa Browser get into my system?
Ghokswa Browser is adware what often appear after you install free software from the Internet. If you are going to install some free app you should check every `Advanced` option and check every menu while installation process. Look at `Advanced` option and cancel unwanted installation, this simple step will protect you from virus attack in the future.
Removal tool for Ghokswa Browser:
NOTE: A free version of GridinSoft Anti-Malware works as a scanner and allows you to use its tools. You need to purchase a license to be able to remove detected items.
Automatic removal instructions:
- Scan your system with GridinSoft Anti-Malware and click on “Apply” at the end of scan:
- Shut down all your browsers.
- In GridinSoft Anti-Malware click on “Tools” and select “Reset browser settings“:
- Specify all your browsers you want to be reset with the help of GridinSoft Anti-Malware, then click on Reset” button again:
- Restart your computer.
Video explaining how to reset your browser using GridinSoft Anti-Malware:
How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with Ghokswa Browser in the future.
GridinSoft Anti-Malware offers excellent solution which may help to prevent your system from being contaminated with malware ahead of time. This feature is referred to as “Real-Time Protection”. By default, it is disabled once you install the software. To enable it, please click on “Protect” button and press “Start” as demonstrated below:
This options helps you to prevent execution of malicious programs and to avoid their installation ahead of time. When certain malware tries to install itself into your system, GridinSoft Anti-Malware and its Real-Time Protection module will terminate this installation attempt ahead of time. You may click on “Confirm” button to continue blocking this malicious program, or to select “Ignore this file” and allow the malicious application to be installed (at your own risk):