Kyubey.exe is an adware program that is responsible for the huge amount of adverts on your browser. It is not a malicious computer virus but it still behaves in an irritating way. It aims to make money by exposing you to advertisements and that is why you are seeing so many of them. Usually, those ads are pretty harmless but there are cases when it could lead to serious trouble. Adware does not filter through the ads it will expose you to so you could be shown malicious ones. What was a mere adware infection could lead to a serious malware problem. You should not hesitate and uninstall Kyubey.exe as soon as possible. It should also be noted that you installed the adware yourself when you installed free software. It was attached as one of those optional items and because you missed it, it was allowed to install.
What does Kyubey.exe do?
This adware was attached to free software and you needed to deselect it in order to prevent it from installing alongside the software. If you want to stop these unwanted installations, use Advanced or Custom settings. The added items will be clearly shown in those settings and you will be able to deselect them. After you uncheck those boxes, you will be able to proceed with the freeware installation. Never hurry through these installation processes because you will end up with all kinds of unwanted items. Having to remove Kyubey.exe or similar may be difficult so it would be best if you stop them from installing in the first place.
The adware will start generating adverts as soon as it enters your computer. The ads will be displayed on all popular browsers installed on your computer, including Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox. All kinds of ads will appear, from banners to pop-up ads and since they appear on all browsers, you cannot just switch to another one and hope the problem will go away. The only way to get rid of the ads would be to delete Kyubey.exe. We have a feeling you will be eager to do that as soon as possible. The ads might display all kinds of offers and great deals but we do not suggest you engage with any of them. Those great deals might not even exists and could be a ploy to make you click on them so that it can make money. Some of them might even be malicious and this could lead to a malware infection. Uninstall Kyubey.exe.
In order to fully delete Kyubey.exe, you may need to obtain professional removal software. The program would be able to take care of Kyubey.exe removal for you and thus this is the quickest option. You can try to remove Kyubey.exe manually but you will have to locate the hijacker yourself and a lot of users have trouble with that. Whichever way you choose, make sure that you terminate Kyubey.exe fully and it cannot renew itself.
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