SurfBuyer is unwanted advertising program that displays ads and pop-ups in Safari, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox browser on Mac. Ads can promote various things, like rogue software for Mac, discounts, shopping deals and other type of doubtful offers. Application installs without user permission and starts generating advertising content. In some cases adware installs “SurfBuyer” extension in browsers.
Search.cubokit.com is browser hijacker for Safari, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox browsers running on Mac. It actually looks very clean, with search box saying “Search the web” and search button. Search queries are redirected to search.yahoo.com affiliated with Safe Finder (famous hijacker). The problem is, that Search.cubokit.com overrides user-defined search and homepage settings without user permission and does not allow users to restore old settings.
HotShoppy is browser adware application for Mac OSX. It infects PC along with freeware utilities for Mac and installs browser extensions in Safari, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox. Among its harmful effects are: generating ads and pop-ups, displaying coupons, discounts and deals, inserting ads in search results. Advertisements are based on user search and browsing habits, browser history, bookmarked pages.
My ShopMate is another adware extension for Safari, Chrome and Firefox browsers on Mac computers. App is promoted as shopping assistance add-on, that will search for available discounts, coupons and display them on e-commerce websites. It was designed for Mac and comes in .dmg file. Extension can be installed in all three major browsers. Ads by My ShopMate may lead to dangerous downloads or promote potentially unwanted goods and services.
TurboMac is shopping add-on for Safari browsers and Mac computers. It was designed to display ads, coupons, discounts and deal offers when users visit product pages on e-commerce websites. However, along with advertisements, that may seem useful, TurboMac generates tons of intrusive and deceptive ads. This ads may promote dangerous, potentially unwanted, malicious products or services.