What is howabouthtat.com? It is a fake. It is a dodgy trick for scamming. You should not trust of these pop up messages. The swindlers use the software to create profit. All these alerts and messages are evidence that your system is deeply infected with malicious programs. We recommend you to scan your personal computer with GridinSoft Antimalware.
Howabouthtat.com pop-up unceasingly locks you on the highly-resembling blue screen of death. Note, it offers you to call certain help line like 1-888-348-7390. Ostensibly, the Microsoft technicians will help you to fix your computer problems. Of course, it displays some technical data in the messages to make its lies more convincing.
How does howabouthtat.com get into my system?
Typically, the malware may sneak into PC via cost-free applications. Thus, every time when you are careless during the install process, you will receive such unpleasant surprise as a viruses, malware, adware, so on. We recommend you to read the EULAs and select the Custom button (always!) when you install new program.
Removal tool for howabouthtat.com:
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 howabouthtat.com 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):