PUP.Outbox is a security threat categorized as adware, which may affect the PC user's browsing by displaying unwanted pop-up ads onto legitimate websites that may have been compromised the PC user is visiting. PUP.Outbox may force the web browser to open unwanted websites that may deliver commercial pop-up ads with the purpose of making money from clicks on ads. PUP.Outbox may gather the computer user's Internet surfing habits and cover the screen of the PC with relevant pop-up ads. PUP.Outbox may retain and analyze the PC user's browsing history, thus, potentially resulting in violation of his privacy. When installed, PUP.Outbox may insert unwanted toolbars to the web browser and the desktop. PUP.Outbox may insert an unwanted browser extension, add-on or plug-in for Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome when computer users install other free software that may have embedded into their installation PUP.Outbox.
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Solutions: Your computer may have malware hiding in memory that prevents any program, including SpyHunter, from executing on your computer. Follow to download SpyHunter and gain access to the Internet:
- Use an alternative browser. Malware may disable your browser. If you're using IE, for example, and having problems downloading SpyHunter, you should open Firefox, Chrome or Safari browser instead.
- Use a removable media. Download SpyHunter on another clean computer, burn it to a USB flash drive, DVD/CD, or any preferred removable media, then install it on your infected computer and run SpyHunter's malware scanner.
- Start Windows in Safe Mode. If you can not access your Window's desktop, reboot your computer in 'Safe Mode with Networking' and install SpyHunter in Safe Mode.
- IE Users: Disable proxy server for Internet Explorer to browse the web with Internet Explorer or update your anti-spyware program. Malware modifies your Windows settings to use a proxy server to prevent you from browsing the web with IE.
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