What is Mac Security Plus

Pop-ups and reroutes such as Mac Security Plus are usually occurring because of some adware. If sufficient attention was not paid when you were installing a free software, you might have easily ended up with adware. Because of ad-supported software’s quiet infection, users who are not familiar with an adware might be puzzled about everything. Expect the adware to expose you to as many advertisements as possible but do not worry about it directly harming your operating system. However, that doesn’t mean that adware can’t do damage at all, a much more malicious contamination can arrive in your OS if you got rerouted to damaging portals. If you wish to keep your machine secure, you will need to terminate Mac Security Plus.

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How does Mac Security Plus do

Since people wouldn’t set up the infection, aware of what it is, ad-supported programs use free programs to get into your operating system. In case you were not aware, most of freeware comes together with not wanted items. Those items include advertising-supported applications, browser hijackers and other potentially unneeded programs (PUPs). Default settings will not notify you of any added items, and items will set up without your authorization. It would be better if you opted for Advance (Custom) settings. You will be able to untick everything in those settings, so choose them. If you want to bypass these kinds of threats, you should always select those setting.

Adverts will start appearing as soon as the adware installs. Most of the leading browsers will be affected, including Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox. Changing browsers will not help you bypass the advertisements, you will have to uninstall Mac Security Plus if you want to terminate them. Since advertisements are how adware make money, expect to come across a lot of them.Adware can occasionally present you a pop-up suggesting you to get some kind of program but whatever you do, never download anything from such questionable portals.Do not download software or updates from weird pop-ups, and stick to trustworthy pages. In case you did not know, downloads from ad-supported program generated advertisements may cause a malware threat. The adware will also bring about browser crashes and cause your machine to operate much more sluggish. Ad-supported applications set up on your system will only endanger it, so erase Mac Security Plus.

How to remove Mac Security Plus

You may remove Mac Security Plus in two ways, by hand and automatically. For the quickest Mac Security Plus elimination method, we encourage getting spyware removal software. You could also uninstall Mac Security Plus by hand but it can be more complex ads you’d need to discover where the adware is hiding.


Learn how to remove Mac Security Plus from your computer

Step 1. Uninstall Mac Security Plus

a) Windows 7/XP

  1. Start → Control Panel → Programs and Features. win7-start Remove Mac Security Plus [February, 2019]
  2. Uninstall all suspicious programs win7-uninstall-program Remove Mac Security Plus [February, 2019]

b) Windows 8/8.1

  1. Right-click on the start icon, located at the lower left corner. win8-start Remove Mac Security Plus [February, 2019]
  2. Click Control Panel and then Programs and Features. win8-control-panel Remove Mac Security Plus [February, 2019]
  3. Uninstall all suspicious programs. win8-remove-program Remove Mac Security Plus [February, 2019]
 

c) Windows 10

  1. Search 'Control Panel'. The search option can be found in the Start menu, next to the Shutdown button.
  2. Select Control Panel in the results. win10-start Remove Mac Security Plus [February, 2019]
  3. Pick Programs and Features. win10-control-panel Remove Mac Security Plus [February, 2019]
  4. Uninstall all suspicious programs. win10-remove-program Remove Mac Security Plus [February, 2019]
 

d) Mac OS X

  1. Open Finder and click Applications (left side of the window)
  2. Find the programs you want gone, right-click on them.
  3. Pick Move to Trash.mac-os-app-remove Remove Mac Security Plus [February, 2019]
  4. Empty the Trash by right-clicking the icon on your dock, and selecting Empty Trash.

Step 2. Remove Mac Security Plus from Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer and access Tools (the gear icon). IE-gear Remove Mac Security Plus [February, 2019]
  2. Manage Add-ons → Toolbars and Extensions. IE-add-ons Remove Mac Security Plus [February, 2019]
  3. Select on all questionable extensions from the list and press Disable.

a) Change Internet Explorer Homepage

  1. Open Internet Explorer and access Tools (the gear icon).
  2. Choose Internet Options. ie-settings Remove Mac Security Plus [February, 2019]
  3. Delete the displayed URL and type in your preferred one. IE-settings2 Remove Mac Security Plus [February, 2019]
  4. Press Apply.

b) Reset Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer and access Tools (the gear icon). ie-settings Remove Mac Security Plus [February, 2019]
  2. Choose Internet Options, and then the Advanced tab. ie-settings-advanced Remove Mac Security Plus [February, 2019]
  3. Click Reset and check Delete personal settings in the new window. IE-reset Remove Mac Security Plus [February, 2019]
  4. Click Reset again.

Step 3. Delete Mac Security Plus from Microsoft Edge

a) Reset Microsoft Edge (Method 1)

  1. Launch Microsoft Edge.
  2. Press the three dots located on the top right, and press Settings. edge-settings Remove Mac Security Plus [February, 2019]
  3. Press Choose what to clear, and check all the boxes. Press Clear. edge-clear-data Remove Mac Security Plus [February, 2019]
  4. Ctrl + Alt + Delete together → Task Manager.
  5. In the Processes tab, find Microsoft Edge process and right-click on it. task-manager Remove Mac Security Plus [February, 2019]
  6. Choose Go to details. If that is not an option, choose More details.
  7. Right mouse click on all Microsoft Edge processes, and choose End Task.

b) (Method 2)

Before you proceed, make copies of your data.
  1. Find C:\Users\%username%\AppData\Local\Packages\Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge_8wekyb3d8bbwe.
  2. Delete all the folders you see. edge-folder Remove Mac Security Plus [February, 2019]
  3. Press Start, find the search option and type in Windows PowerShell.
  4. When it comes up in the results, right-click on it, choose Run as administrator. edge-powershell Remove Mac Security Plus [February, 2019]
  5. In the Administrator: Windows PowerShell window that appears, type inGet-AppXPackage -AllUsers -Name Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge | Foreach {Add-AppxPackage -DisableDevelopmentMode -Register $($_.InstallLocation)\AppXManifest.xml -Verbose} under PS C:\WINDOWS\system32>. edge-powershell-script Remove Mac Security Plus [February, 2019]
  6. Press Enter.

Step 4. Remove Mac Security Plus from Google Chrome

  1. Launch Google Chrome and access the menu (top right corner).
  2. More tools → Extensions. chrome-menu-extensions Remove Mac Security Plus [February, 2019]
  3. Press the trash icon of all unwanted extensions. (You can also disable them if you are unsure about which should be removed). chrome-extensions-delete Remove Mac Security Plus [February, 2019]

a) Change Google Chrome homepage

  1. Launch Google Chrome and access the menu (top right corner) chrome-menu Remove Mac Security Plus [February, 2019]
  2. Settings → On startup.
  3. Press on Manage startup pages, and choose Open a specific page or set of pages. chrome-startup-page Remove Mac Security Plus [February, 2019]
  4. Click Add a new page and enter your preferred homepage.
  5. Click Add.
  6. Go back to Settings, and choose Search engine. chrome-search-engines Remove Mac Security Plus [February, 2019]
  7. Click Manage search engines.
  8. Click the three dots next to the default search engine, and press Edit.
  9. Delete the malicious search engine, and type in your preferred one.
  10. Click Save.

b) Reset Google Chrome

  1. Launch Google Chrome and access the menu (top right corner). chrome-menu Remove Mac Security Plus [February, 2019]
  2. Press Settings and scroll down to the bottom.
  3. Press Advanced, and scroll down to the very end where you will see a Reset option. chrome-settings Remove Mac Security Plus [February, 2019]
  4. Press on Reset, and press Reset again in the window that appears. chrome-reset Remove Mac Security Plus [February, 2019]

Step 5. Remove Mac Security Plus from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox and access the Menu (top right corner). mozilla-menu Remove Mac Security Plus [February, 2019]
  2. Add-ons → Extensions. mozilla-extensions Remove Mac Security Plus [February, 2019]
  3. Press Remove for all extensions you want gone. (You can also disable them until you decide whether you want to permanently delete them).

a) Change Mozilla Firefox homepage

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox and access the Menu (top right corner). mozilla-menu Remove Mac Security Plus [February, 2019]
  2. Press Options.
  3. In the General tab, delete the unwanted link in the home page field, and type in your preferred one. mozilla-options Remove Mac Security Plus [February, 2019]

b) Reset Mozilla Firefox

  1. Launch Mozilla Firefox and access the Menu (top right corner).
  2. Open the Help menu (question mark at the bottom). mozilla-troubleshooting Remove Mac Security Plus [February, 2019]
  3. Troubleshooting Information → Refresh Firefox.
  4. In the confirmation that appears, press Refresh Firefox again. mozilla-reset Remove Mac Security Plus [February, 2019]

Step 6. Remove Mac Security Plus from Safari (Mac)

  1. Launch Safari and press Safari at the top of your screen. safari-menu Remove Mac Security Plus [February, 2019]
  2. Select Preferences, and choose the Extensions tab. safari-extensions Remove Mac Security Plus [February, 2019]
  3. Delete all strange extensions. (You can also disable them until you decide whether you want to permanently delete them).

a) Change Safari homepage

  1. Safari → Preferences → General. safari-menu Remove Mac Security Plus [February, 2019]
  2. Delete the unwanted homepage, and put in the one you prefer.

b) Reset Safari

  1. Launch Safari.
  2. Safari → Clear History. safari-history Remove Mac Security Plus [February, 2019]
  3. Select the time frame from which you want the history to be erased, and select Clear History. safari-clear-history Remove Mac Security Plus [February, 2019]
  4. Safari → Preferences. safari-menu Remove Mac Security Plus [February, 2019]
  5. Advanced tab → Check the Show Develop menu box. safari-advanced Remove Mac Security Plus [February, 2019]
  6. Develop → Empty Caches. safari-develop-menu Remove Mac Security Plus [February, 2019]
If that did not solve the problem you are having, it is advised that you obtain anti-spyware software and allow it to perform a scan on your computer.

Step 7. Scan your computer with anti-malware software for Mac Security Plus removal.

  1. Click the button below to download WiperSoft Antimalware:
  2. Run WiperSoft installer to install the software: wipersoft-install Remove Mac Security Plus [February, 2019]
  3. Click SCAN NOW! to detect all the risks and computer infections: Wipersoft-scan Remove Mac Security Plus [February, 2019]
  4. Click REMOVE THREATS to remove Mac Security Plus and all the virus and malware from your computer: wipersoft-results Remove Mac Security Plus [February, 2019]