If you are getting popups from News.net or the News.net toolbar is appearing on your web browser, it means your computer has been hijacked by a vicious adware+hijacker. This News.net virus targets almost all web browsers such as Firefox, IE, Chrome. Mainly it is used to keep victim users viewing http://News.net website and its advertisements that will earn profit for the developers of this virus.
According to security experts, browser hijackers have a very high threat level because these little bugs open doors to big problems such as identity theft, Spam, Spying and tracking, URL redirects etc. Once a computer is under attack of this virus, the system owner notices strange changes. Usually the browser homepage and search results start redirecting to wrong websites, News.net pop-up ads start appearing and you cannot help yourself stop those popups. the News.net malware also slows the infected computer and performs malicious activities in background including tracking user activities and stealing personal information. This News.net toolbar virus may appear on your browser and under control panel but usually it protects itself from being removed. However, we can assist you how to get rid of News.net pop-up virus and its malicious toolbar.
What is News.net popups and why should i remove it:
The News.net popups is a corrupt application that is created to harm your computer, it is completely unsafe.
It is an invasive program that attacks your computer and may use any possible malicious methods to get installed.
It modifies your system and browser settings without asking your permission.
It leads you to network of suspicious websites, and may install further infected software automatically.
It Spams on infected computers, displays annoying advertisements.
Violates your privacy, steals persoanl information, tracks your browsing history.
How to manually remove News.net popups:
To uninstall Search engine, add-ons, plugins and toolbars carried by News.net popups virus, open the Add-on manager of your browser which page can be accessed by clicking Tools > Internet options in Internet explorer. Similarly, open the Google chrome, Mozilla Firefox or other program`s settings. It may looks like (or a bit different) as shown in the image below.
Now respectively, select Toolbars and Extensions and then remove the News.net popups if it appears. Then click Search Providers and find the News.net popups and remove if found.
Now Go to Browser settings and:
Delete cache and browsing history.
Make sure the Pop-up blocker is ON.
Homepage is set to a safe website or is Blank.
Now open the Control Panel:
open “Programs and Features” or “Add/Remove Programs”
Find the News.net popups in the list of installed programs, select it and click Uninstall/Remove.
News.net popup virus removal tool
Download a software from below to automatically detect and remove this virus from your computer.