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surf-speed-monitor Image Source: surfspeedmonitor.com

Users who do not secure their browsers and systems often encounter unwanted advertisements while surfing online. The reason for those advertisements is most likely adware or PUP that has been installed on its own or in a software package. SurfSpeedMonitor (http://surfspeedmonitor.com/) may be regarded as an ad-supported application. Users who have it running on their machines may witness the display of ads that are sponsored by SurfSpeedMonitor. As visible in the website’s Privacy Policy, SurfSpeedMonitor may gather sensitive information from the user and provide it to third parties. Thus, its uninstallation is advisory.

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SurfSpeedMonitor General Description

On its official website, SurfSpeedMonitor is advertised as a free application that enhances surfing on the Internet. A download button saying ‘100% Free Download!’ is situated on the home page. However, when we attempted downloading the app, nothing happened.

Nonetheless, information-wise, the application may be considered troublesome. If you have it installed on your browser without being initially asked, you may have downloaded it alongside free software product. The method is known as bundling and is widely prevalent in third party development and marketing.

SurfSpeedMonitor Privacy Statement

surf-speed-monitor-privacy-policy Image Source: surfspeedmonitor.com

If you pay close attention to any product you intend to download for free, you will notice the Privacy Policy and EULA (End User License Agreement). It is crucial to read those statements so that you are fully informed of the product’s features and the intentions of its developers.

The application may collect non-identifiable information about the user’s visited pages and the advertisements he has viewed on these pages. Licensor cookies may also be transmitted to the hard drive of the computer.

The application may also share aggregated information such as:

  • IP address.
  • Web usage data.
  • User’s information – individual and collective.

SurfSpeedMonitor Removal Options

The application offers an uninstallation guide, and the user may try and follow it. Simply go to the Control Panel and select Add/Remove programs. However, if the application has done changes to the Windows Registry, such removal may not be appropriate since the app will not be uninstalled completely. Due to the uniqueness of every situation and the specifications of every single computer, removing adware and PUP via antivirus software is advisory.

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1. Remove/Uninstall SurfSpeedMonitor
2. Restore the settings in your browser
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Milena Dimitrova

An inspired writer and content manager who has been with SensorsTechForum for 4 years. Enjoys ‘Mr. Robot’ and fears ‘1984’. Focused on user privacy and malware development, she strongly believes in a world where cybersecurity plays a central role. If common sense makes no sense, she will be there to take notes. Those notes may later turn into articles!

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