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Remove PrimaScope(.)com Ads from Your Computer

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PrimaScope(.)com is a website of a platform hosting horoscope readings and other things. PrimaScope is considered adware because of all advertisements it generates. You can be redirected from the adverts and directed to sites related to the adware. A browser extension could be added to your browser apps. To remove the ads from your browsers, you should read the whole article.

Threat Summary

NamePrimaScope(.)com
TypeAdware, PUP
Short DescriptionThe site hosts advertisements and also generates such on other sites and services.
SymptomsYou see advertising in your browsers – pop-ups, transitional, shopping ones and others.
Distribution MethodFreeware Installations, Bundled Packages
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PrimaScope(.)com – Delivery Ways

PrimaScope(.)com is delivered with some third-party installs. Unknowing, you could get the adware installed on your PC, through a bundle package or freeware installation. Such installers could have more components ready for installation by default. To prevent unwanted operations from application setups is doable if you find a Custom or Advanced settings menu. Inside, you should see an option to deselect all additive items.

PrimaScope(.)com might also be delivered from a visit to a website with bad reputation or from a click on an advertisement, such as a pop-up or banner. That covers the mostly widespread ways of delivery of the adware. Browsers which are affected: Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Edge, Internet Explorer and Safari.

PrimaScope(.)com – Detailed Information

PrimaScope(.)com a website offering horoscope readings, looking into your future with tarot cards and much more. But know that the site is considered adware due to producing advertising content on various websites around the Web. PrimaScope(.)com advertises engaging puzzles, fashion and style news in their ads as well.

On the snapshot here you see the main page of the website:

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If you have any software tightly connected to PrimaScope(.)com, in your browser apps or on your PC, you will surely see more advertisements while surfing the Internet. PrimaScope can redirect you to different websites, so be wary where you land on and on what you click.

Adverts could contain some of the following texts:

  • Ads by PrimaScope(.)com
  • Advertisement by PrimaScope(.)com
  • Ad by PrimaScope(.)com
  • Advert from PrimaScope(.)com
  • Powered by PrimaScope(.)com
  • Brought to you by PrimaScope(.)com

PrimaScope might produce a lot of redirects among the adverts. The idea behind the redirects is to generate web traffic and from that traffic to make revenue to the adware owners on a pay-per-click basis. The redirects can lead to their horoscope page, too.

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The advertising content related to the adware is of all types. The advertisements tied with PrimaScope(.)com which are displayed on web pages as pop-ups, pop-unders, text links, banner, interstitial, shopping or transitional adverts. Banners and other ads can be based on web content you have previously viewed.

The Privacy Policy of PrimaScope(.)com seen in the picture below, starts with a famous quote from Ralph Waldo Emerson “Be silly, be honest, be kind”. And the policy is indeed honest – it clearly states that personally and non-personally identifiable information is going to be collected. PrimaScope(.)com shares information with third-party advertising networks and advertisers. They state that all information collected by them can be transferred to a new company if said company buys them out.

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Information which is collecte, according to the Policy:

  • Browser – type and version
  • Your Name
  • Geographic location
  • Your Email address
  • Search queries, pages viewed and ones you visit on the site
  • Operating system (OS) – type and version
  • Date and time stamp
  • Your IP addresses
  • Internet service provider (ISP)
  • Installed programs and running processes/services
  • Content of web pages you visit, URLs and HTML

PrimaScope uses cookies, web beacons as well as other similar tracking technologies to gather information from its users. Third parties affiliated with them might also use cookies to gather data. If you do not like personally identifiable information about you to be gathered and shared, you should remove the adware and all that is connected to it.

Remove PrimaScope(.)com Completely from Your PC

To remove PrimaScope(.)com manually from your computer, follow the step-by-step removal instruction guide provided below. In case the manual removal does not get rid of all adverts or redirects completely, you should search for and remove any leftovers with an advanced anti-malware tool. Such software can help keep your computer secure in the future.

Manually delete PrimaScope(.)com from Windows and your browser

Note! Substantial notification about the PrimaScope(.)com threat: Manual removal of PrimaScope(.)com 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.

1. Remove or Uninstall PrimaScope(.)com in Windows
2. Remove PrimaScope(.)com from Your Browser
3. Fix registry entries created by PrimaScope(.)com on your PC

Automatically remove PrimaScope(.)com by downloading an advanced anti-malware program

1. Remove PrimaScope(.)com with SpyHunter Anti-Malware Tool
2. Back up your data to secure it against attacks related to PrimaScope(.)com in the future
Optional: Using Alternative Anti-Malware Tools

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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