Brown Bark Ads have been actively attacking many PCs over the latest several months. These ads are powered by some nasty adware in your system. By the way, its exact name is Brown Bark. You may find the name of this application to be mentioned in the list of legally installed software of your computer. Also, you will see Brown Bark add-on (extension) in your browsers.
Problems related to occurrence of Brown Bark may happen practically with all widely used browsers today, including Internet Explorer, Opera, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox. If you have all of them installed simultaneously, then the adware will appear in all of them. These Brown Bark Ads primarily pop up when users visit various e-commerce websites. However, even when you visit any regular pages, these ads might also appear.
Brown Bark adware program is distributed in the Internet using various illegal ways. One of them is through malicious links, however, most likely the adware goes bundled by default with the installers of some other free applications. Hence, if you prefer to deal with free software all the time, make sure you always pay close attention to what exactly you’re going to install into your system in addition to the main free application of your choice.
Brown Bark automatic removal tool:
Brown Bark removal steps:
- Download GridinSoft Trojan Killer 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 Trojan Killer 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 Trojan Killer:
How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with Brown Bark in the future.
GridinSoft Trojan Killer 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 Trojan Killer 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):