Oneairnow.info is described as an ad-supported browser extension that produces numerous pop-up advertisements. The extension is most likely compatible with Explorer, Firefox, and Chrome, and may alter their default settings. Even though the extension is not treated as malicious, clicking the ads it provides may worsen the PC’s performance. Browser crashes are possible, as well as collection of personally identifiable information.
Oneairnow.info Distribution Technique
The Oneairnow.info extension may have been added in the package of a free software product available for download on the Web. The method is known as bundling, and the good news is it can be bypassed. While installing freeware/ shareware apps, users should always pick the custom installer. The ‘advanced’ option gives users the opportunity to deselect unwanted programs. Bundling is mostly applied for financial reasons such as monetizing various platforms and covering financial losses.
Oneairnow.info and similar ad-supported extensions are not malicious. However, researchers remind that they are known to:
- Use session cookies and gather users’ private data.
- Generate numerous pop-up/ pop-under ads, in-text ads, and banners.
- Turn random page texts into hyperlinks.
- Redirect users to suspicious pages responsible for phishing attacks and malware contamination.
- Affect the browser’s performance.
One way to uninstall the extension is with the help of the manual guide given below the article. Another way is running a system scan with the help of a powerful anti-adware solution to detect and delete all threats.
Remember that the browser’s settings may also need to be restored. In future reference, always opt for the advanced installer to avoid further issues.
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