Shop Drop is considered as an adware extension. Firstly, it uses not very decent ways sneak in your system and secondly, it messes with your browser by injecting ads and pop-ups in it. It has spread to millions of computer and it is not safe to keep this kind of program inside of your computer.
And once it is inside, Shop Drop will start to generate a lot of different ads and pop-ups offering you new products, special discounts and things like that. These adverts will seriously slow your system down and reroute you on potentially viral links once you left click them. It is very common trick for programs like this. It is dangerous to open pages like this. You can catch serious malware programs that will mess with your computer settings and open backdoor in your system for a cyber criminals. They can steal some information from your computer and user it for their own malicious purposes.
How does Shop Drop get into my system?
The most common and effective ways of the installation, in this case, are bundling method and email spam messaging. Shop Drop adware is fooling users by pretends something else and then installs into your system without your permission. And that is why we advised you to remove Shop Drop adware and scan your computer for any other potential threats as soon as possible. Follow the instructions below to do that.
Removal tool for Shop Drop:
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 Shop Drop 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):