How to remove from Mac OS

Effective Guide to uninstall completely

According to cyber researchers, is described as scam websites that are basically designed to inform users that their device has been infected with viruses and if it will not removed immediately it may cause permanent damage. Usually, these types of scams are designed for the purpose of promoting untrustworthy applications. So, you are advised not to trust on such types of claims because no webpage are available at present that can detect threats or issues on any computer. However, most visitors download and install them inadvertently and they get redirected by intrusive ads or by PUAs that was already infiltrated into their browsers without having permission.

This kind of scam mainly targets iPhone users but it is possible that redirects to this page can occur on other Apple products. Hence, if these fake threats are not removed within next minutes inform you that your SIM card will be damaged and certain data also been deleted. As mentioned in the introduction, it is the scam website and the information present in it is deceitful. So, it is strongly advised not to trust on such types of pages and install any content that they advertise. These PUAs also has the ability to cause unwanted redirects to various deceptive sites.

Further, it also makes several unauthorized changes to web browsers and deny access to their settings. The worst part of these PUAs is that it has data tracking abilities which they use to spy on users browsing activity and gather their personal information. Later, all sensitive data shared with third parties who misuse it for generating revenue. Thus, presence of data tracking content not only cause system infections but also leads to several privacy issues and identify theft. So, you are advised to remove all suspicious applications immediately from the system.

Distribution methods of

Most of the time, this type of apps downloaded and installed into your PC without having your knowledge. It either causes through if you click on intrusive ads or downloaded any free software. Developer’s uses a trick to install these apps on your system by hiding “advanced”, “custom” options of other software setups. However, such unintentionally downloads happen only if you download and install any program without having its complete information or also without checking any of the setting options that are provided in software setups.

How to avoid installation of

To prevent infiltration of unwanted programs, first of all you must be very cautious while updating software as well as browsing internet. Always use official websites and direct links to download any kind of applications. Untrustworthy software download sources, unofficial pages, free file hosting sites and other similar tools of this kind should be avoided. Always read terms and agreements carefully and select custom or advance settings and opt out from additional unwanted apps, tools and so on. You are advice to install reputable antivirus software and keep them enabled and updated to avoid dubious infections.

Quick Glance


Type: Phishing, Scam, Mac malware, Mac virus

Symptoms: Your device becomes slower than normal, you see unwanted pop-up ads, and you are redirected to dubious websites.

Distribution methods: Deceptive pop-up ads, free software installers (bundling), fake Flash Player installers, torrent file downloads.

Damage: Internet browser tracking (potential privacy issues), display of unwanted ads, redirects to dubious websites, loss of private information.

Removal: In case, if your system has been infected with, then we recommend running a scan with reliable anti-malware tool.

Automatic Removal of (Instant Solution)

The deletion and uninstallation of components related to is possible through both manual as well as automatic process. However, the manual removal steps require a lot of expertise and technical knowledge. It is advised to use an automatic removal tool so that you can remove all the threats present in the work-station in hassle-free way. Additionally, it improves the PC security setting and protects the PC from malware attacks in future.

Remove all the suspicious files, folders and PUA related to from Mac OSX

Step 1: In the /Library/LaunchAgents folder, check for all the suspicious files that are generated by the adware.

In the Go to Folder … bar, type /Library/LaunchAgents

In “LaunchAgents” folder, you can check for any suspicious files or folders and move them to “Trash”. Some of the common suspicious files types are “installmac.AppRemoval.plist”, “kuklorest.update.plist” , “mykotlerino.ltvbit.plist”, “”, and so on.

Step2: Check for suspicious files and folders created by the adware in /Library /Application Support folder

In the Go to Folder.. bar, type: /Library/Application Support

Go to “Application Support” folder and check for any new files or folder that looks suspicious. Doubtful applications such as “NicePlayer” and “MPlayerX” etc. should be moved to Trash

Step3: Check for suspicious files and folders created by the adware in /Library /LaunchAgents folder:

In Go to Folder bar, type /Library/LaunchAgents

In the “LaunchAgents”, select all the recently added files and folders that looks suspicious and move them to “Trash”. Example of some of the suspicious files are “installmac.AppRemoval.plist”, “”, “mykotlerino.ltvbit.plist”, “kuklorest.update.plist” and so on.

Step4: Check for suspicious files and folders created by the adware in /Library /LaunchDaemons folder:

In the Go to Folder… bar, type: /Library/LaunchDaemons

In the “LaunchDaemons” folder, looks for all the suspicious and doubtful files that have been recently added. Some of the example of such files are “”, “”, “”, “com.avickUpd.plist” and move them to “Trash”.

Step5: Remove from Internet Browsers

Delete Malicious Extensions from Safari

Uninstall all the extension related to from “Safari”

Open the Safari Browser, In the menu bar, select “Safari” and click on “Preferences”

In the preference window, choose “Extension” and search for any newly added suspicious extension. When any suspicious extensions get detected, select the “Uninstall” button next to them. You must know that none of the extensions are necessary for daily browsing activities.

Remove all the plug-ins related to from “Mozilla Firefox”

Delete all the add-ons related to from Mozilla Firefox

Open the Mozilla Firefox. Click on the “Open Menu” present at the top right corner of the screen. In the newly opened menu, choose “Add-ons”.

In the “Extension tab”, select all the suspicious add-ons and click on the remove button next to them. Again, you can delete all the extension as none of them are necessary for the normal browser operation

Remove Malicious Extension from Google Chrome

Delete Google Chrome add-ons related to

Open Google Chrome and click on “Chrome menu” that is located on the top-right corner of the screen. In the drop-down menu, choose “More Tools” and select “Extensions”.

In the extension window, select all the suspicious add-ons. After tracing all of them, click on the “Trash” option button next to them. Again, if require you can delete all the extensions as they are not necessary for normal browsing activities.

Step 6:  Scan the Mac PC with an automatic Removal Tool

If you execute all the steps mentioned above in your Mac as it is stated, your work-station will get free from malware. However, to be sure that your PC is free malware, it is advised to scan it with a powerful anti-malware tool. Using automatic tool is also recommended because not every victims or users have expertise and technical knowledge to execute the manual process mentioned above in a proper way.

After you download the application, you have to execute in your work-station and begin the automatic scanning. On scanning, if it shows” threats found”. You can select its files and folders and remove it.

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