VAF Compressor is the recent adware developed by VAF Compressor which can be downloaded from its official website vafcompressor.com, however it is widely distributed over the Internet with freeware applications. The developers of VAFCompressor promise that this software can increase the compression and decompression speed by 40%.Also, it can provide users with 15% better compression and it works with 16 different file formats including the most popular 7z (.7z), ZIP (.zip), GZIP (.gz), BZIP2 (.bz2) and TAR (.tar), RAR (.rar), CAB (.cab), ISO (.iso), ARJ (.arj), LZH (.lzh), CHM (.chm), Z (.Z), CPIO (.cpio), RPM (.rpm), DEB (.deb), NSIS (.nsis).
VAFCompressor Ads is the result of the installation of Vafcompressor adware on your computer. During the installation of VAFCompressor users might also install other potentially unwanted programs such as Funmoods toolbar, Incredibar Toolbar, Babylon Toolbar and SweetIM Toolbar. Those are not just potentially unwanted programs but also harmful adware and browser hijackers that may compromise users security and violate privacy. Once installed, VAF Compressor will generate numerous pop-up ads, banners, surveys and other annoying and dangerous things. All of the redirects caused by VAFCompressor ads may lead users to dubious websites where they can get infected with malware like rootkits, keyloggers, Trojans and others.Also, VAFCompressor will change browser settings to be able to provide users with different kind of ads. At the moment the most popular web browsers such as Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer are vulnerable to this infection.
All of the mentioned above features of VAFCompressor program probably don’t work in reality and they mostly they were mentioned on the website in order to attract users’ attention and get into the user’s computer. VAFCompressor will not bring any benefit for you, on the contrary it will disrupt the normal functionality of your computer. You might notice that network speed and pc performance were greatly reduced after the installation of this adware. It happens because VAFCompressor is constantly working on the background, tracking your Internet activity and collecting user’s browsing history, cookies and search queries. After that it sends all of the collected data to the third party. By analyzing user’s information VAFCompressor can generate ads based on user’s interests.
VAFCompressor is a very dangerous adware and if you are suffering from excessive amount of ads provided by VAFCompressor you should clean your computer ASAP. To completely remove VAFCompressor adware and all of it components you will need to perform various steps described in the guide below. As was mentioned before, VAFCompressor may install additional malware on your computer, simply download our automatic removal tool and scan your computer. It will find all of the malicious programs and remove them completely from your system.
Symptoms of VAFCompressor 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 VAFCompressor 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 VAFCOMPRESSOR 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.