• How to remove TrumpKard Adware

    How to remove TrumpKard Adware

    How to remove TrumpKard Adware

     

    What is TrumpKard:

    Threat Classification: PUP/adware

    TrumpKard is another bogus and deceptive application, which claims to improve your browsing experience by blocking some annoying content or spoilers etc, however after a thorough review, our security researchers came to the conclusion, that it should be classified as an adware and/or a Potentially Unwanted Program (PUP). The TrumpKard is known to infiltrates systems without users’ consent and may cause unwanted browser redirects, which could often be used to gather important private data like browsing history, location, IP addresses etc. Even though that the TrumpKard may look and feel just like a regular and legit web product, the majority of the reputable security researchers classified it as a dangerous adware and/or a Potentially Unwanted Program (PUP), capable of causing lots of damage and even data loss on your PC. Our security specialists strongly advise you to remove TrumpKard as soon as possible in order to prevent further damage on your computer. Furthermore, our security specialists strongly recommend to perform a full system malware scan – using an up-to-date, reputable and reliable anti-malware program like the award-winning SpyHunter 4. The TrumpKard Adware is dangerous mainly, because of the intrusive web ads, which could easily be exploited by hackers and inject even more dangerous infections on your system like for example ransomware. After performing a thorough analysis our security researchers issued a warning that TrumpKard Ads are generated by a malicious browser extension and it primary goal is to generate as many hits as possible, to earn more money for its developers! Finally, our security specialists concluded that the TrumpKard Adware is just another ad-supported program, that uses all kinds of deceptive and malicious tactics, in order to make you install it. Once installed, the TrumpKard will start displaying lots and lots of irritating, unwanted ads, which generate revenue for its developers. The distribution of these kinds of malware infections is mainly done via suspicious or questionable software bundles, hosted by suspicious websites. These software bundles are often configured to perform silent or stealth installations to keep these extra installations away from the eyes of the victims. When successfully installed, the TrumpKard Adware will modify your browser and system settings, making it much harder to remove. Furthermore, TrumpKard starts monitoring and collecting various private browsing data, including browsing history, web searches and their locations, account credentials, tracking cookies as well as other sensitive private information, which later will be sold to some 3rd party companies, which will use it for their own marketing purposes. If you have TrumpKard installed on your PC, your browser will most likely be filled with some intrusive and very annoying web ads, banners, pop-up windows or other 3rd party advertisements. If you start getting various web ads, claiming that they are – By TrumpKard, Ads by TrumpKard, TrumpKard Ads, Powered By TrumpKard, Brought by TrumpKard or Brought to you by TrumpKard – you should consider your computer infected by a dangerous malware and we strongly advise you to remove the TrumpKard adware as soon as possible. It seems that the TrumpKard adware works with all the well-known browsers like Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome. [Read More…]