Ghostify is a browser add-on what was created to improve the user shopping experience and to save their money and time. This app will display the best price on different things, so user can choose what he need, compare prices and buy the item with lower price. It can be a good and useful add-on, but Ghostify classified as potentially unwanted program (pup) and adware, what can appear on your computer without any notification and make some changes in your browsers (Opera, Mozial, Google Chrome, Safari, Edge, Internet Explorer and other. This means that you can lose some of your personal information and someone can use it against you.
After successful installation of Ghostify it begins to show many ads, like banners, coupons or pop-ups every time you use your browser. As I said before not all this ad will redirect you to the online shop, most of them will send you to malicious site when you click on it. So we highly recommend to avoid such ad. In additional Ghostify will steal your browser activity (IP addresses, Internet service provider, browsing details (websites visited, pages viewed, search queries, etc.) and use this data to create more specific ads for you. Never trust to random annoying ads or you can lose your system. If you want to secure your computer, you should remove Ghostify immediate or be aware what someone can steal your personal information or destroy your computer from inside.
So like many other adware Ghostify can be installed from the official site and with free software what you get from the Internet. If you saw Ghostify on your computer be ready that you can have more than one virus on your computer. This simple step allows you to save your computer from virus in the future.
Automatic removal tool for Ghostify adware:
Step by step instructions how to remove Ghostify adware.
- First of all, you need to download and install GridinSoft Anti-Malware.
- Then you should choose “Quick scan” or “Full scan”.
- Run to scan your computer system with it.
- After the scan is completed, you need to click on “Apply” button to remove Ghostify adware:
Video explaining how to reset your browser using GridinSoft Anti-Malware:
How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with Ghostify adware 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 “On-Run 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:
The useful and interesting function may allow people to prevent install of malicious software. It means, when you will try to install some suspicious file, On-Run Protection will block this installation attempt ahead of time. NOTE! If users want to allow the dangerous program to be installed, they may choose “Ignore this file” button. In case, if you want to terminate malicious program, you must select “Confirm”.