What Is PUP.Optional.AmazonBrowserSettings?
PUP.Optional.AmazonBrowserSettings is another malicious adware program that can be configured to web browser add-on without user’s knowledge. It displays up in a form of extension or add-on that has been injected to affect web browsers like Mozilla, Chrome and Internet Explorer. PUP.Optional.AmazonBrowserSettings infection arrives onto user system quietly with the junk attachments of emails, peer to peer file sharing, files sharing in network environment, browsing pornographic sites, freeware or shareware downloads of games, movies, video codec’s and other. Once activated, it will show annoying alert warnings pop-up ads and coupon code while browsing the internet.
PUP.Optional.AmazonBrowserSettings adware can deactivate firewall, blocks security sites, allow cyber offenders to access sensitive information like as bank account login, credit card number, password and others. It is capable to muddle up your machine default settings and changes your set search engine and homepage as well. If this computer infection manages to stat on the infected computer for a long time, it drives the problem to machine freeze, misleading of data and damage of critical hardware variants. As many other computer infection, this application has the capability to compromised targeted machine by changing of DNS setting and firewall.