How to Get Rid of HistoryBoss Adware Completely and Effectively

Posted by Britt Duncan - March 4, 2014

HistoryBoss delivers popups aggressively? How could it hide itself from control panel and security tools? This post contains an effective manual removal guide.

Know More about HistoryBoss Adware

HistoryBoss is a troublesome unwanted program for numerous computer users. The moment it resides on the infected machine, it carries out several baleful campaigns restlessly. For instance, it sniffs around your online browsing activities and personal files. Also, it triggers off a mass of undesired commercial pop-ups on the Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, IE browser and Apple Safari. More annoyingly, insecure browser add-ons, toolbars and other extensions are added without consent.

Usually, you may agree to install this HistoryBoss malware unwittingly when you download and install some online free applications, like music converters, video players and eBook readers. HistoryBoss pretends to be a helpful extension which provides numerous discounts and coupons. However, what it collects and displays are all fraudulent commercial ads from its sponsored websites. If you insist on purchasing some products from those websites, you may receive nothing but endless and irritating calls from strange telemarketers and tons of junk emails.

Additionally, the nasty virus slows down the speed of Internet and degrades system performance dramatically. You may be rather disappointed if your IE/Chrome/Firefox keeps showing a blank page and asks you to wait. Therefore, to restore all installed web browsers, immediate actions should be taken to deal with this HistoryBoss adware.

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HistoryBoss Adware Is Nettlesome :

1. HistoryBoss takes over all the installed browsers;
2. HistoryBoss attaches malicious extensions onto the infected browser casually;
3. HistoryBoss inserts various ads to promote its sponsored site;
4. HistoryBoss takes advantage of shareware to get itself in;
5. HistoryBoss collects sensitive information from users secretly.

Instruction on Removing HistoryBoss Malware

According to our research, we found that HistoryBoss adware often gets installed together with other programs. And HistoryBoss adware has made many changes to your computer system and web browsers. So, you should keep very patient and careful when you are following our removal steps and manually removing HistoryBoss virus.

1. Please close all your web browsers before deleting HistoryBoss malware.

2. Click Start button and then Control Panel

3. Click Add or Remove Programs

4. Locate and remove HistoryBoss adware and other unknown software

5. Run your Internet Explorer

6. Click Tools and then click Manage Add-ons option

7. Click Toolbars and Extensions to disable HistoryBoss or other suspicious add-ons and then click Search Providers tab to remove unwanted search engine.

After uninstalling HistoryBoss and reverting its changes to your browser, you need to go through the following steps if you want to completely get rid of HistoryBoss virus.

1. Search and delete the following registry entries of HistoryBoss virus

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\;random;Software
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\supWPM
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\Wpm

2. Search and remove the following malicious files of HistoryBoss malware

% Program Files% \ HistoryBoss pop-up \ HistoryBoss pop-up. exe
%UserProfile%\Desktop\ HistoryBoss pop-up. lnk
%UserProfile%\Start Menu \ HistoryBoss pop-up \ HistoryBoss pop-up. lnk

You should know that manually editing registry needs some computer know-how and is rather risky for computer newbie. Another fact is that HistoryBoss virus is able to update its version frequently and change its file locations. So the manual removal cannot guarantee a thorough removal of HistoryBoss virus.

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