What Is MoreForLess?
MoreForLess is a browser extension that is best not to have on your computer. It claims that is a program “that aids you to experience the best online shopping experience.” Although it sounds nice, this is highly unlikely. The program will start presenting numerous advertisements after it has been installed, but they will be of no use to you. What is more, the ads can be a potential threat for the security of your system. Because of this, it is strongly advised that you remove MoreForLess immediately.
Where Did MoreForLess Come from?
Although this program has an official website (moreforless.org), it is impossible to acquire it from there. Still this program has manage to enter your computer, and most likely, without you noticing. This is typical behavior for adware programs such as MoreForLess. Now, you are probably wondering how they manage to infiltrate systems without being noticed, and these programs are not viruses, they are mostly harmless. Their developers use a method called bundling, which means that MoreForLess is attached to installers of various freeware applications, which are then uploaded to third-party software dispensers. If you are not careful where you acquire your programs from, it is very likely that you will come across bundled downloads. What is more, if you are not paying attention during installation, you will miss out on the opportunity to decline the installation of the additional software.
What Does MoreForLess Do?
MoreForLess will be attached to your browser right after it is installed. The program can work on Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Internet Explorer. Immediately after that it will start presenting you with numerous advertisements while you are browsing the web. As MoreForLess can access any information on your browsing, including browsing history, search queries, IP address, and data stored in cookies, some of the ads that are shown will be relevant to your interests.
So What Makes MoreForLess Dangerous?
The big issue with MoreForLess is not that it will keep bothering you with ads, although this should not be ignored. The major problem is that it can display misleading ads that will lead to web pages belonging to cyber criminals. You definitely do not want to land on these as your system will immediately become a target for some sort of attack. This means that having the program on your computer is a major risk for its security. After all, if some infection manages to slip onto it after you have clicked on a misleading ad, then all personal and financial information you store on the system can be stolen.
How Do I Remove MoreForLess?
Getting rid of this unwanted application is not anything hard. You can uninstall it like you would any other program you do not want to have. Go to the programs list that you can access through Control Panel, find MoreForLess, and uninstall it. Keep in mind though that your system is vulnerable if adware has managed to sneak in. Just think about how easily a more serious intruder can do the same, and without being noticed. This is why it is best to have a security tool on your computer that will protect it from intruders.
Spy Hunter scanner will only detect the threat. If you want the threat to be automatically removed, you need to purchase the full version of the anti-malware tool.Find Out More About SpyHunter Anti-Malware Tool / How to Uninstall SpyHunter