FunkyMediaTab is browser add-on what was created for comfort shopping on the Internet. This app will show many deals and offers from all the Internet on different items. It actually can be a good place for getting low cost things, but FunkyMediaTab is classified as a potentially unwanted program (pup). FunkyMediaTab install without any notification and will infect all browsers (Edge, Opera, Mozila, Google Chrome, Safari, Internet Explorer, and etc.) on your PC, so you will see online ads every time you online. This virus will steal your browser activity and any additional private information for own use.
FunkyMediaTab can be installed with other free program what you get from the Internet or if you infect with another virus. Never skip the installation process of free apps, or you will definitely find that a lot more programs was installed. This simple stem will protect you from virus attack in the future. So after FunkyMediaTab becomes part of your system you will find many online ads (pop-ups, banners, coupons) in your browser every time you go online. All this ad is really dangerous, so try to avoid them no matter what they offer. Almost all of them will redirect you to a malicious site where your computer will be bombarded with new viruses. If you want to secure your computer, you should remove FunkyMediaTab immediate or be aware what someone can steal your personal information or destroy your computer from inside.
What is PUPs? PUP stands for potentially unwanted programs. This type of virus different from the average virus because users often install it by themselves. Often, if the user skips installation process, he can miss that some additional program can be installed with the program. Such virus often infects the user’s computer with adware, virus what will display banners, coupons and pop-ups every time user ho to the Internet. Such online ads will display different very interesting offers, so user clicks on it and the creator of the virus get their pay-per-click revenue. If you notice PUP on your computer be ready that your system can be infected with 2 or more viruses simultaneously. This type of virus is very dangerous because it can install many additional programs without any notification. If you notice such virus on your computer, then we highly recommend to follow the guide below and remove it completely. You should do it as fast as possible before viruses destroy your PC!
FunkyMediaTab automatic removal tool:
FunkyMediaTab removal steps:
- Download GridinSoft Anti-Malware and scan your computer with it.
- Click on “Apply” to remove all infections found after the scan is completed:
- Shut down all your available browsers.
- In GridinSoft Anti-Malware click on “Tools” and then on “Reset browser settings“:
- Follow the instructions, select browsers you need to be reset, and click on “Reset” button. Finally, restart your computer to apply all made changes:
Video explaining how to reset your browser using GridinSoft Anti-Malware:
How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with FunkyMediaTab in the future.
GridinSoft Anti-Malware offers excellent solution which may help to prevent your system from being contaminated with malware ahead of time. This feature is referred to as “Real-Time Protection”. By default, it is disabled once you install the software. To enable it, please click on “Protect” button and press “Start” as demonstrated below:
This options helps you to prevent execution of malicious programs and to avoid their installation ahead of time. When certain malware tries to install itself into your system, GridinSoft Anti-Malware and its Real-Time Protection module will terminate this installation attempt ahead of time. You may click on “Confirm” button to continue blocking this malicious program, or to select “Ignore this file” and allow the malicious application to be installed (at your own risk):