Square Trace is a website which offers to users comfortable, easy and secure using the Internet. But all these are just a false promise to track all users. Actually Square Trace is an adware and other potentially unwanted program. Square Trace gets this bad association because it can be installed without any permission, will monitor your browsing activities and will get your personal data. Let”s have a closer look at Square Trace virus.
When Square Trace gets on your system you will see many online ads, like banners, coupons and pop-ups every time you go online. Square Trace can infect all well known browsers like Google Chrome, Mozila, Opera and Internet Explorer.
Every time you use Square Trace search engine you can be attacked with new viruses so never allow Square Trace any installation or updates. If you apply and updates your system will be infected with new viruses, and they can do a lot of mess on your computer.
Square Trace also can scan your activity in the Internet like visited sites, pages, search queries, and get some your private information like Geo-location, IP address and etc. All this data will be transferred do the third parties, so they can use all of this against you. Be careful with Square Trace adware and if you want to save your personal information save – delete is as fast as possible.
How does Square Trace get into my system?
Square Trace will appear on your PC after you infect with some additional virus. This happens when you download and install freeware without checking all addition options while installation process. If you will closely look at every installation window you will save your PC from new adware and viruses.
Removal tool for Square Trace:
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 Square Trace 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):