netsurf.exe – Here is the scoop on Optimum NetSurf as it pertains to computer network security. The big question: what is netsurf.exe and is it spyware, a trojan and if so, how do I get rid of Optimum NetSurf?
netsurf.exe (Optimum NetSurf) – Details
The process called netsurf.exe will have been installed with the software provided to you by your ISP (Optimum).
netsurf.exe is considered to be a security risk, not only because Adware Removal programs flag Optimum NetSurf as Adware, but also because there can be privacy issues associated with this product.
Optimum NetSurf is likely adware and as such, presents an unnecessary risk which should be eliminated! Removing netsurf.exe may cause a number of problems, such as slow performance, loss of data or leaking private information.
Removing Optimum NetSurf may be difficult.
Our process monitor database currently registers netsurf.exe to Optimum.
This is part of Optimum Isp Installation.
You should take our Firewall Test and look at your Digital Footprint to make sure your system is not giving away valuable information or has open ports on your firewall that may allow attackers to compromise your computer; these tests are completely free.
Whenever you have a concern about a file like netsurf.exe, feel free to leave a comment (you’ll find the comment section at the bottom of this page); we’ll research your process or dll file and post the results to the site.
We do our best to update process information as often as possible but inaccuracies may still exist; a prime example would be a virus that is named after a legitimate file and perhaps Optimum NetSurf is such a case. If you find an inaccuracy or have information that will help others, please, don’t hesitate to leave a comment!
NETSURF.EXE – Disclaimer
Every attempt has been made to provide you with the correct information for netsurf.exe or OPTIMUM NETSURF. Many spyware / malware programs use filenames of usual, non-malware programs. If we have included information about netsurf.exe that is inaccurate, we would greatly appreciate your help by leaving a comment with the correct information below and we’ll do our best to correct it.
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