GoAmuze claims to provide lots of very useful Google Chrome extensions, however our security advisers and malware researchers warned us regarding these. Actually GoAmuze classified as adware and potentially unwanted program (pup) what can easily infect all popular browsers such as Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, Opera, Mozila, Safari and Edge. In additional it will track your browsing activity and transfer all data to the third parties and also will display millions online ads to you.
So after GoAmuze becomes part of your system you will find many online ads (pop-ups, banners, coupons) in your browser every time you go online. All this ad is really dangerous, so try to avoid them no matter what they offer. Almost all of them will redirect you to a malicious site where your computer will be bombarded with new viruses. GoAmuze create a horrible security issue on your computer, so we highly recommend to remove it as fast as possible.
How does GoAmuze get into my system?
Adware like GoAmuze can be installed with other freeware what you get from the Internet. Never skip the installation process of free apps, or you will definitely find that a lot more programs was installed. This is one and the most important rule how to protect your computer.
Removal tool for GoAmuze:
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 GoAmuze 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):