Weather Tool is considered as an adware extension. This tool is creating a windows winget, that should inform you about the weather alerts in your city. Unfortunately, weather Tool uses deception and lies to be installed into the system and starts to demonstrate adverts and pop-ups in your internet browser. 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.
Usually, the bundling method is very effective, in this case. This method means that Weather Tool wrapped in the installation of other programs like video players, cracked games, launchers, and even office programs, which lead to the installation of two and more programs without your permission. But this app also has its own website where it is advertising and spreading among users as a legit and known software.
After successful installation, Weather Tool will start to generate ads and pop-ups that will annoy you a lot. Not only these ads will decrease your computers” working speed, it will redirect 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. By visiting such websites, you can catch a lot of different malware programs that will do some damage to your system. Some trojan viruses are known for their ability to create a backdoor in user”s system. Cyber criminal can use it for their own purposes. We don”t want that and strongly advised you to remove Weather Tool adware and scan your computer for any malicious activity after that. Follow the removal instructions below to deal with this threat as soon as possible.
Weather Tool automatic removal tool:
Weather Tool 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 Weather Tool 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):