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Remove Alwaysnewsoft.traffic-portal(.)net

Alwaysnewsoft.traffic-portal(.)net is a malicious website, causing browser redirects. The redirects may lead to ad-supported or online shopping sites. You may also get redirected to potentially malicious and phishing sites. To know how to remove the redirects, you should carefully read the article.

At the moment, the redirects lead to phishing sites that look like official Alibaba.com domains. Your home page might be modified, and there could be a toolbar or a browser extension added that is making the redirects.

Name Alwaysnewsoft.traffic-portal(.)net
Type Malicious Domain
Short Description The homepage of a browser may be changed and you can get redirected to various malicious and phishing sites.
Symptoms Browser settings are modified. There are browser redirects. Advertisements may appear on webpages.
Distribution Method Freeware Installers, Bundling
Detection Tool Download Malware Removal Tool, to See If Your System Has Been Affected by Alwaysnewsoft.traffic-portal(.)net
User Experience Join our forum to discuss Alwaysnewsoft.traffic-portal(.)net.

Alwaysnewsoft.traffic-portal(.)net – Distribution

Alwaysnewsoft.traffic-portal(.)net may show in your browsers because of an unwanted program extracted from third-party installers. You can get the program on your computer, without knowing, because it is hidden in freeware installations and bundle packages. In these packages, additional components for installation are not disclosed in a proper way, and the Alwaysnewsoft.traffic-portal(.)net redirect can appear. You can avoid all that, if you check the Custom or Advanced settings in an install setup.

The malicious domain may also be distributed through advertisements, pop-ups, banners or from visiting suspicious websites. Affiliate sites of Alwaysnewsoft.traffic-portal(.)net might try setting you up with an application generating the redirects. The malicious domain might get you a browser extension to send redirects.

Alwaysnewsoft.traffic-portal(.)net – Details

Alwaysnewsoft.traffic-portal(.)net is a malicious domain. If you are experiencing redirects from that domain, then you certainly have some software related to it. You might even see other changes in your browsers, like a modified homepage, or added browser extension. The main domain is Traffic-portal(.)net. That domain has been closed and sold in the past, probably used for redirects and advertising by its buyers.

Whenever you try to browse you might get redirected to various domains. At the moment of this article being written, the most common redirect is to the offer.alibaba(.)net domain:

STF-always-new-soft-alwaysnewsoft-traffic-portal-net-offer-alibaba

It is possible that webpages might show advertisements related to the Alwaysnewsoft.traffic-portal(.)net site. The redirects may get you to phishing or potentially malicious sites. Or to affiliate ones, which make money on a pay-per-click scheme. Each internet browser can be affected, especially Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Safari and Internet Explorer.

AVG researchers at avgthreatlabs.com have discovered other malicious activities. One of them is a fake video player being shown by the domain as pop-ups or message boxes, prompting you to install it, while there is some malicious code inside.

STF-always-new-soft-alwaysnewsoft-traffic-portal-net-avg-report

As this is a domain that is redirecting you and the main site is inactive there is no Privacy Policy to be found about the Alwaysnewsoft.traffic-portal(.)net. Different information is possible to be gathered – personally and non-personally identifiable.

Such data may be collected by Alwaysnewsoft.traffic-portal(.)net with the purposes of sharing it with third-parties. Your internet activity may be tracked by browser cookies and other technologies for probable nefarious purposes.

Alwaysnewsoft.traffic-portal(.)net – Removal

To remove Alwaysnewsoft.traffic-portal(.)net and all of its contents manually from your computer, follow the step-by-step removal instructions down below. If the manual removal does not get rid of the browsers redirects completely, you should search for and remove any leftovers with an advanced anti-malware program. Such software will also keep your computer safe in the future.

Delete Alwaysnewsoft.traffic-portal(.)net from Windows and Your Browser

1.Remove or Uninstall Alwaysnewsoft.traffic-portal(.)net in Windows
2.Remove Alwaysnewsoft.traffic-portal(.)net from Your Browser

Remove Alwaysnewsoft.traffic-portal(.)net automatically by downloading an advanced anti-malware program.

1. Remove Alwaysnewsoft.traffic-portal(.)net with SpyHunter Anti-Malware Tool
2. Back up your data to secure it against attacks related to Alwaysnewsoft.traffic-portal(.)net in the future
Optional: Using Alternative Anti-Malware Tools
NOTE! Substantial notification about the Alwaysnewsoft.traffic-portal(.)net threat: Manual removal of Alwaysnewsoft.traffic-portal(.)net requires interference with system files and registries. Thus, it can cause damage to your PC. Even if your computer skills are not at a professional level, don’t worry. You can do the removal yourself just in 5 minutes, using a malware removal tool.

Berta Bilbao

Berta is the Editor-in-Chief of SensorsTechForum. She is a dedicated malware researcher, dreaming for a more secure cyber space.

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