PUP.Optional.MySearch is the detection for a family of Chrome and Firefox extensions that redirect users to sites associated with the domain mysearch.com.
Malwarebytes protects users from PUP.Optional.MySearch by using real-time protection to block the installers for these extensions.
Malwarebytes can detect and remove PUP.Optional.MySearch without further user interaction.
Should users wish to keep this program and exclude it from being detected in future scans, they can add the program to the exclusions list. Here’s how to do it.
The Exclusions tab includes a list of items to be excluded from scans. The items may include files, folders, websites, or applications that connect to the Internet, as well as previously detected exploits.
To access the exclusions in Malwarebytes:
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