GearScroll by Super Web LLC is a very unreliable program that you do not need. No matter that it claims that it is capable of improving your browsing experience, we have serious doubts about that. As you can clearly see, this application was developed by a well known company Super Web LLC, which is known for releasing hundreds of different apps. It is notoriously known for producing and publishing similar ad-supported programs that have been acting suspicious.
GearScroll (http://gearscroll.net/) is an application developed by the infamous Super Web LLC. The company is known to develop and distribute ad-supported software such as browser extensions (add-ons) and toolbars. GearScroll is advertised as an application that improves browsing. However, it may produce unwanted advertisements and compromise the user’s safety.
GearScroll Distribution Method
The application may have been downloaded in a software package, alongside a free program. Free software may be bundled with third party applications for the purpose of monetizing online platforms, generating PPC revenue and covering financial losses. Bundling may be bypassed by choosing the custom installer of applications. GearScroll is also available for download on its official website. It may also be promoted on other software pages as a useful tool.
- Browser cookies.
- Web and DOM storage data.
- Adobe Flash cookies.
- Anonymous unique identifier assigned to every user.
The technologies mentioned above may be used to collect non-identifiable information, such as browsing habits, visited websites, search entries, etc. However, personally identifiable information may also be collected. Besides the issues related to privacy, such applications may also cause occasional freezes and crashes of the browser and the system.
GearScroll Removal Options
Considering the potential issues the user may encounter while GearScroll is running in the background, its removal is advisory. A step-by-step guide is available below the article.
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