Great Hub is a typical bundle application and a potentially unwanted program. It uses deceptive and tricky methods to be installed into the system and start to show you advertisements and annoying pop-ups in your browser and desktop. This adware might present a potential threat to your system security and help cyber criminals to steal your identity or infect your computer with malicious programs.
The developers are using the official website to spread Great Hub program among users, but because it is not so popular, they are also trying to buy links on this website. Viral adverts and email spam messages are also very effective methods of installation. Viral adverts and email spam messages are also very effective methods of installation.
Once it is inside, the Great Hub will install other bundled program that could appear to be adware or malware that will generate lots of ads and pop-ups. Not only these ads will decrease your computer working speed, it will reroute you on a potentially viral website when you left click on them. One of the most common tricks to make user open the viral web page. Visiting viral website will make more damage to your computer. You could catch a lot of different malware programs that will mess with your PC settings and slowing it even more and causing software and hardware damage. These are main reasons why we advised you to remove Great Hub adware and scan your computer for any malicious activity. Follow the removal guide below, it will help you to deal with this threat.
Great Hub automatic removal tool:
Great Hub 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 Great Hub 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):