How to get rid of Virusdefense.info pop-up ads from your computer

If you see some suspicious pop-up ads within your web browser stating that your computer is infected with some virus and you immediately need to download some program from the link below – it is almost hundred percent malware and your computer might be infected with adware called Virusdefense.info. There is not much information about this adware, however we know for sure that it is dangerous and tries to scare users into downloading some sponsored programs, which mostly are malware. The main objective of Virusdefense.info is to make revenue from installs of sponsored software by tricking users with fake security alerts that will be displayed within the web browser window. Sometimes Virusdefense.info adware might even lock your window and you won’t be able to close the tab or the window until you download the advertised product. It is very dangerous adware and to get rid of it you will need to completely remove Virusdefense.info from your computer.

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Virusdefense.info will be promoting dangerous malware programs that can easily change user’s default homepage and search engine and other system and network settings. User may notice some additional toolbars, add-ons and extensions that might appear in the browser without user’s authorization. Those will be constantly monitoring user’s browsing activity and personal data might be collected and exposed to the third parties. Victims of Virusdefense.info infection are risking to lose their email, social network and even banking accounts and get involved into fraud and identity theft. To protect yourself from Virusdefense.info adware it is recommended to immediately leave the page with pop-up message and if it is locked you can use the Task Manager and close the browser.

Virusdefense.info adware might be injected on various websites, however mostly users getting infected with it after installing some freeware applications on their computer. Often these freeware is downloaded from unofficial websites or torrents and it is bundled with Virusdefense.info adware. We recommend to avoid visiting dubious websites and downloading some programs from them. If you have decided to risk and download some program from unofficial website, then be patient and read carefully license agreement and opt for custom installation, so you will be able to see bundled programs and remove them from installation.

Virusdefense.info is a dangerous adware that should be removed as soon as possible. If you see those annoying pop-up messages on various websites, it means that your computer is infected and you need to delete Virusdefense.info before it installs additional programs on your computer without your consent. Follow our comprehensive removal guide written below to eliminate Virusdefense.info pop-up ads from your pc. After, manual removal we recommend to download and use our automatic removal tool that will scan your system for additional threats and you will be able to remove all of the threats found with just a few clicks.

Virusdefense.info Removal Instruction

Automatic Removal for Virusdefense.info

Symptoms of Virusdefense.info infection on your computer can be: computer crashes, unusual homepage or search engine on your browser, unwanted pop-up ads and advertising banners. We recommend to download our automatic removal tool. This removal tool has been tested for Virusdefense.info threat removal and it is easy to use.

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Manual Removal Instruction for Virusdefense.info

Step 1
UNINSTALL VIRUSDEFENSE.INFO AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Windows XP / Vista / 7
  • Click on the Start button in the left lower corner and select → Control Panel. After that find the Programs and Features (if you are running Windows XP , then click on Add/Remove Programs).
    Virusdefense.info remove from Windows - step 1.1
Windows 8/8.1/10
  • If you are running Windows 8 or Windows 10 operating system , then right-click on the Start which is in the lower left corner of the screen. After that select Control Panel and go to Programs/Uninstall a Program.
    Virusdefense.info remove from Windows - step 1.2
Uninstall Virusdefense.info and related programs
  • In the list of installed programs find the Virusdefense.info or any other recently installed suspicious programs.
  • Click on them to select and then click on Uninstall button to remove them.
    Virusdefense.info remove from Windows - step 1.3
Step 2
REMOVE VIRUSDEFENSE.INFO FROM YOUR WEB BROWSERS
  • Step 3
Remove suspicious add-ons
  • Open Internet Explorer, click on the Gear icon (IE menu) on the upper right corner of the browser and select Manage Add-ons.
    Remove Virusdefense.info from Internet Explorer - Step 2.1
  • You will see a Manage Add-ons window. Now, find the Virusdefense.info and other suspicious add-ons. Disable them by right clicking and selecting Disable:
    Remove Virusdefense.info from Internet Explorer - Step 2.2
How to change your homepage if it was modified by browser hijacker:
  • Click on the gear icon (menu) on the upper right corner of the browser and select Internet Options.
  • On General tab remove unwanted URL and enter your desired domain name such as google.com. Click Apply to save changes.
    Remove Virusdefense.info from Internet Explorer - Step 2.3
Resetting Internet Explorer browser
  • Click on the gear icon (menu) again and chose Internet options. Go to Advanced tab.
  • Now click on Reset button, the new window should appear. Select the Delete Personal settings option and click on Reset button again. Now you have deteled Virusdefense.info completely.
  • Remove Virusdefense.info from Internet Explorer - Step 2.4
Remove suspicious extensions
  • Open Mozilla Firefox, click on the menu icon which is located in the top right corner. Now select Add-ons and go to Extensions.
  • Remove Virusdefense.info from Mozilla Firefox - Step 2.1
  • Now you can see the list of extensions installed within Mozilla Firefox, simply select Virusdefense.info and other suspicious extensions and click on remove button to delete them.
  • Remove Virusdefense.info from Mozilla Firefox - Step 2.2
Resetting Mozilla Firefox
  • Click on the Firefox menu icon which is on the upper left corner of the browser and click on the question mark. Now, choose Troubleshooting Information option.
  • Remove Virusdefense.info from Mozilla Firefox - Step 2.3
  • New windows will pop-up where you can see Refresh Firefox to its default state message and Refresh Firefox button. Click this button to remove Virusdefense.info completely.
  • Remove Virusdefense.info from Mozilla Firefox - Step 2.4
Remove suspicious extensions
  • Open Google Chrome, click on the menu icon in the upper right corner and select More Tools and then select Extensions.
  • Remove Virusdefense.info from Google Chrome - Step 2.1
  • Now, find the Virusdefense.info and other unwanted extensions and click on trash icon to delete them completely.
  • Remove Virusdefense.info from Google Chrome - Step 2.2
  • Click on menu icon once again and select Settings and then Manage Search engines it will be right under the Search section.
  • Remove Virusdefense.info from Google Chrome - Step 2.3
  • Now you will see all of the Search Engines installed in your browser. Remove any suspicious search engines. We advise you to leave only Google or your preferred domain name.
  • Remove Virusdefense.info from Google Chrome - Step 2.4
Resetting Google Chrome
  • Click on menu icon which is on the top right corner of your Google Chrome browser. Now select Settings. Click Show Advanced Settings...
  • Scroll down to the end of the page and find there Reset settings and click on it.
  • Remove Virusdefense.info from Google Chrome - Step 2.5
  • New window will pop-up where you click on Reset button to confirm the action and remove Virusdefense.info completely.
  • Remove Virusdefense.info from Google Chrome - Step 2.6
Step 3
FINAL VIRUSDEFENSE.INFO REMOVAL PROCEDURE

After performing all of the steps above you should have all of your web browsers clean of the VIRUSDEFENSE.INFO and other suspicious add-ons and extensions. However to complete the removal procedure we strongly advise to scan your computer with antivirus and anti-malware tools like SpyHunter, HitmanPro 32-bit, HitmanPro 64-bit or Malwarebytes Anti-Malware. Those programs might help to you find registry entries of malware and remove them safely.

Information added: 01/03/2016 01:12 AM;