If you are constantly getting bombarded by Ads by GetLucky it is the first sign of the infection with GetLucky adware. Usually these pop-up ads by GetLucky appear in such web browsers as Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer. But you should know that pop-up ads is only one of the side effects that GetLucky adware cause. Also, this adware can modify your default home page and search engine to some questionable website and you won’t be able to restore your previous home page and search. The other thing you should be aware is that GetLucky adware will be always executed on the background, slowing down your pc and collecting personal data such as browsing history, search queries, browser version, ip address, full name and even your logins and passwords that you input. All of the recorded data will be transferred to the third party. After analyzing your personal data you will be spammed by spam emails, pop-up ads, discount coupons, deals and offers based on your preferences and recent searches.
GetLucky is widely advertised on the Internet as a useful program that can save your time and money by providing you with various discount coupons and price comparison for products that you search between famous online stores like eBay and Amazon. Sounds useful, but on reality user will suffer from the excessive amount of intrusive ads that will appear while you browsing the Internet whether you want it or not. The redirects caused by GetLucky adware will lead you to fake online stores that will steal your PayPal or credit card information when you input it. While GetLucky remains on your computer you are risking to become a victim of credit card fraud and identity theft. It is recommended to clean your pc from GetLucky adware as soon as possible.
GetLucky adware can be downloaded by users from its official website, but most of the times it comes to users’ computers without their knowledge. It happens when user downloads freeware or shareware programs from unofficial websites, download portal or torrents. Freeware hosted on those websites are usually bundled with adware, spyware and other malicious programs. You should avoid visiting those websites as well as opening spam email attachments. However, if you are already infected with GetLucky adware, we recommend you to follow our step-by-step removal guide written below. The removal process is quite complicated, since you will have to remove GetLucky adware and all of its components from your system and your web browsers, but if you patiently follow the steps described in the guide you will be able to get rid of GetLucky adware. You may save your time and download our automatic removal tool that was specifically designed to detect and remove adware like GetLucky from your computer.
Symptoms of GetLucky 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 GetLucky threat removal and it is easy to use.
After performing all of the steps above you should have all of your web browsers clean of the GETLUCKY 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.