Published Jun 23, 2014 | Updated Sep 15, 2017

Win32/Bepush

Severe |Detected with Windows Defender Antivirus

Aliases: No associated aliases

Summary

Microsoft security software detects and removes this malware family.

This family of malicious browser extensions can post malicious links using your social media profile without your knowledge. They can also track which websites you visit and redirect you to malicious websites.

These threats mostly target Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox.

They spread through links posted on social networking sites that redirect your web browser to malicious websites that can install malware onto your PC.  

The following free Microsoft software detects and removes this threat:

Even if we've already detected and removed this particular threat, running a full scan might find other malware that is hiding on your PC.

Remove browser add-ons

You may need to remove add-ons from your browser:

Get more help

You can also visit our advanced troubleshooting page or search the Microsoft virus and malware community for more help.

If you’re using Windows XP, see our Windows XP end of support page.