ProtectedSurf claims to ensure superior web browsing security and provide the smooth surfing in general. Do not hurry up to take these words at its face value. Actually, its promises do not coincide with its real acts. If ProtectedSurf adware gets installed on your computer, all browser default settings are usually modified as well as start page and search engine. It generates non-controllable pop-up ads which appear every time you launch your browser. You will see countless sponsored links imbedded in the ads. If you hit them, the redirects to the unwanted sites are guaranteed.
Additionally, if ProtectedSurf arrived, your browser becomes so slow at respond, because this obtrusive adware consumes the huge part of system resources. What’s worse, ProtectedSurf is smart enough to collect valuable information from your browsing histories including personal on-line data. It also involve security holes of system to deliver other types of computer threats and enable some unwanted extension, plug-ins and toolbars to be installed in the computer secretly.
As you see, ProtectedSurf adware just pretends to useful, in fact it is worth removal because can be used for potentially malicious activities, like make people visit insecure websites against their will, make them install insecure programs and steal their private info.
In order to uninstall this adware/PUP from your computer, you have to launch a reputable anti-virus program like GridinSoft Trojan Killer able to detect and remove all actual computer threats. Make sure to update to the latest version of the program. This is the most reliable method for checking you, but if you an experienced PC user, we have prepared the manual removal recommendations for you. If you have questions, do not hesitate to contact us. We are glad to help you.contact us any time via channels available at the site. We are at your disposal 24/7.
ProtectedSurf Removal tool:
Automatic removal instructions:
- Scan your system with Trojan Killer and click “Apply” at the end of scan.
- Shut down all your browsers.
- In Trojan Killer’s window click “Tools” and select “Reset browser settings“:
- Specify all your browsers you want to be reset with the help of Trojan Killer, then click Reset browser settings” button again:
- Restart your PC.