• How to remove TV Stream Now New Tab PUP

    How to remove TV Stream Now New Tab PUP

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    How to remove TV Stream Now New Tab PUP

    How to remove TV Stream Now New Tab PUP

    What is TV Stream Now:

    Threat Classification: PUP

    TV Stream Now (a.k.a TVStreamNow, TV Stream Now Add-on or TV Stream Now Extension) is presented as a browser extension, that will allow users to watch some of their favorite TV shows on the computer and many users may like the idea and could find the application useful and handy and they decided to install it. However, after the initial joy, the users often are not happy with the application and they find out, that their web browsers are modified and they could not use their default search engine, default URL for the New Tabs and sometimes even their starting page. After some researching, we’ve find out the the TVStreamNow web app is developed by the APC LLC, which is the former ASK network, the TVStramNow browser extension/add-on is often distributed using various suspicious software downloaders/bundles, that will provide even more of these suspicious and questionable web apps. Some additional checks revealed, that the majority of the reputable and respected malware researchers on Internet have also classified the TV Stream Now application as a PUP (Potentially Unwanted Product). After reviewing all the facts, our security experts have recommended all affected users to perform a full-system malware scan, using some up-to-date and reliable anti-malware software, just like the award-winning SpyHunter. [Read More…]