Welcome to the Virus Encyclopedia of Panda Security.
Panda Software informs the user of the presence of PUPs in order to ensure that users are aware and agree to the installation and behavior of these programs. These are essential conditions to ensures that they decide whether to leave this software on their computers or not.
The evaluation criteria adopted are based on the characteristics specified in the risk model evaluation proposed by the Anti-Spyware Coalition, organization of which Panda Software is a member.
It is very important to carefully assess the information available about MyWebSearch, in order to determine how this program reached your computer, if you want to keep it and its implication.
If you decide to delete it, uninstall it through the Add or Remove Programs option in the Control Panel.
Finally, in order to delete any posible trace of MyWebSearch from your computer, carry out a full analysis using Panda Antivirus or Panda ActiveScan, and follow its instructions.
In order to keep your computer protected, bear the following tips in mind:
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