InboxAce is an adware program, developed by Mindspark Interactive Network, Inc. We already know this developer for such products as MapsGalaxy Toolbar, Home.wallpaper.myway.com and other malicious programs, so how we can trust it? The InboxAce is advertised as useful program that can help you to instantly check all your webmail accounts right from your browser and it can be downloaded from its official website and even from Google Webstore as an extension to your browser. However, we do not recommend to download and install InboxAce, because it can compromise your security and violate privacy.
Most of the users reported that they could not remove InboxAce after installing it as extension to Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer. The program is hard to remove, because it’s not legitimate program and it wants to stay on your computer. InboxAce is able to change system registry and browser configurations, so you won’t be able to remove it. Most of the users downloaded this adware from Google Webstore, however a large part of installs was without user’s knowledge, when the InboxAce just appeared in their browsers out of nowhere. It usually happens when users install freeware programs from unofficial websites, without paying attention to EULA or opening spam email attachments.
InboxAce adware will change your browser’s homepage and search engine and will install some toolbar with Ask.com search engine. After the installation of the InboxAce your antivirus might detect some dangerous file called GenericAskToolbar.dll this file belongs to the Ask.com hijacker and Ask Toolbar, it means that the InboxAce adware installed those into your system without your knowledge. It is another reason to not trust this program. User might notice the presence of InboxAce process in the Task Manager, it will be launched automatically on system startup and will be constantly working on background. It is because InboxAce is constantly monitoring user’s browsing activity and collecting personal data such as browsing history, search queries, cookies, etc. and transfers it to the remote server for further analysis. The developers of InboxAce adware stating that they need that data for non-commercial purposes just to improve the quality of their service, however there are not guarantees that user’s logins and passwords won’t be collected and exposed to third parties.
InboxAce adware is dangerous and poses a big threat to user’s security and privacy. Also the program is closely related with spyware, hijackers, Trojans, keyloggers and other malware. It can easily install those into your computer without any authorization. We suggest to remove InboxAce adware as quickly as possible. Follow our step-by-step removal guide provided below to completely uninstall InboxAce adware from your browsers and your pc. Also, we advise you to download our automatic removal tool and scan your whole system for threats, because InboxAce could install some additional programs without your knowledge.
Symptoms of InboxAce 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 InboxAce 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 INBOXACE 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.