The dangerous PingPong browser hijacker has been uncovered by security researchers. This is a dangerous browser add-on that versions developed for the most popular applications used for surfing the Internet: Microsoft Edge, Internet Explorer, Safari, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox.
The advertisements by PingPong extension go for tracing the web movement for users, so it can misdirect users to the malicious destinations where it will get benefits. However, the PCs will endure with more virus and malware from that point on. It is ready to detect personal data which is important for them. And after that it takes this data and offer them to criminals.
Adware users software bundles to enter computers but in the case of PingPong , users were basically forced to install it. If you were to enter or got redirected to untabs.com, a pop-up would appear and inform you that you need to add an extension in order to leave the page. No matter what you press, even if it’s ‘Cancel’, it would trigger the download.
A simple removal tool for PingPong virus:
PingPong virus removal instructions
First, install GridinSoft Trojan Killer Portable on your computer.
Open the program and choose the type of scan you want to run (Recommended Full):
Wait a few minutes until scanning process is over:
Click on “Cure PC!” button to delete PingPong virus:
STEP 4 (Optional)
Use the reset browser settings tool of Trojan Killer Portable. The video below will show you how to remove browser infection completely.
This video will show you how to remove PingPong virus easily from your computer:
We hope this simple removal guide and our tool helped you to deal with PingPong virus and removed it completely from your computer. If it didn’t, or if you have any questions you can leave a comment below, or contact our Support team.