WebConnect is browser add-on what was created for comfort shopping on the Internet. This app can display lots sales and offer, so user can buy what he want and pay less. Unfortunately WebConnect is a new adware and potentially unwanted program (pup) what often install stealthily and display many online ads. This tricky virus can infect all well-known browsers such as Edge, Opera, Mozila, Google Chrome and other. This WebConnect can easily track your browsing activity and transfer it to the creators of this virus.
WebConnect can be installed with other free program what you get from the Internet or if you infect with another virus. If you really need any free program you should be careful and check all options while installation process. This simple step allows you to save your computer from virus in the future. So after WebConnect 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 notice and from WebConnect you should act quickly and remove it. This is the only way how to make your computer safe and protect your personal information.
WebConnect automatic removal tool:
WebConnect 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 WebConnect 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):