PUP.Optional.SearchNet

Short Bio

PUP.Optional.SearchNet is the detection for a small family of Chrome extensions that hijack the user’s browser to direct him/her to a site called SearchNet.

Remediation

Malwarebytes can remove the files associated with this potentially unwanted extension. You may have to remove the Extension manually under Tools > More Tools > Extensions. Click on the bin behind the name of the extension and confirm Remove in the prompt.

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