Published Nov 19, 2015 | Updated Jan 31, 2018

BrowserModifier:Win32/Prifou

High |Detected with Windows Defender Antivirus

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Summary

Windows Defender Antivirus  detects and removes this unwanted software.

This can change your web browser settings without adequate consent.   browser modifier

It can be installed on your PC when you download other software from third-party websites.

This threat is an . An unwanted software is a program that alters your Windows experience without your consent or control. We use a set of to determine what programs are classified as unwanted software. As the software ecosystem evolves, so do our evaluation criteria. To learn more, read these blog entries:unwanted softwareevaluation criteria

 

This program poses a  to your .high threatPC

Use the following free  software to detect and remove this threat:Microsoft

You should also run a full scan. A full scan might find hidden threats.

You might need to manually remove this program:

The entry for this program may be called "PriceFountain".

If an uninstaller is not available, does not work properly, or you do not want to use it, you can use the following free tools to detect and remove this program and other potentially unwanted software from your :PC

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

The (MAPS) uses cloud protection to help guard against the latest malware threats. It’s turned on by default for Microsoft Security Essentials and Windows Defender for Windows 10. Microsoft Active Protection Service

You can also see our  or search the for more help.advanced troubleshooting pageMicrosoft virus and malware community

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

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