Browser Parasite Check

What are parasites?

‘Parasite’ is a shorthand term for "unsolicited commercial software" - that is, a program that gets installed on your computer which you never asked for, and which does something you probably don’t want it to, for someone else’s profit.

Many web users unknowingly have unsolicited commercial software installed on their computers. This can cause system instability, add unwanted advertising, spy on everything one does on the web, or compromise security.

The parasite problem has grown enormously recently, and many millions of computers are affected. Unsolicited commercial software can typically: