DailyFunnyWorld Toolbar is a potentially unwanted program (PUP) that works on major browsers (Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, and Google Chrome). Our specialists say it could modify user’s browser preferences upon installation and the changes it might make may depend on a browser. For example, the application might change a user’s search engine, homepage, or new tab page with a doubtful search engine known as search.myway.com. The reason we recommend avoiding using it is that there is a possibility the search engine could show modified search results that may contain unreliable advertisements from various third parties. For more details about this PUP, we encourage you to read our report carefully. If you the extension does not look trustworthy to you and you choose to eliminate it, you should also have a look at the deletion instructions located below the article.
The PUP comes from Mindspark family. Meaning, it has been designed by a developer that has created lots of potentially unwanted programs alike. Our specialists say that just like other similar applications, DailyFunnyWorld Toolbar could be distributed via suspicious pop-up advertisements or bundled software installers spread via unreliable file-sharing web pages. Therefore, for those who want to stay away from such programs, we recommend not to install applications coming from untrustworthy sources. Also, it is vital to check whether the chosen software has a reputable developer and see what cybersecurity specialists and other users can say about it. Of course, as an extra precaution, we advise installing a reliable security tool that could help you stay away from potentially dangerous content.
Another thing we ought to mention is that Google Chrome users could download DailyFunnyWorld Toolbar from Chrome Web Store. Though we are not sure if a lot of users would be willing to install an extension that has no reviews and a rating of 2.6 (maximum rating on Chrome Web Store is 5). As said earlier, the PUP might change your homepage, new tab page, or default search engine with search.myway.com. Before using it, you should know it could redirect you to a modified google.com page and, as a result, the results displayed there could be injected with advertisements from various third parties. For example, the results could contain pop-ups, banners, or other kinds of ads leading to sites distributing other PUP similar to DailyFunnyWorld Toolbar, fake surveys, and so on.
Despite the annoying ads that the extension might display, the user may still find it useful because of the toolbar that provides links to funny memes and content alike. If you do not want to risk encountering suspicious ads or do not wish to see search.myway.com on your browser, you could bookmark the extension’s provided links and then get rid of it. To help users remove DailyFunnyWorld Toolbar manually, we have prepared the instructions located below. As for those who find the process challenging or want to make sure there are no other PUP or threats on the system, we advise scanning the computer with a reliable security tool of their choice. Once the antimalware tool finishes detecting issues, you should be able to remove them all at once by taping the given deletion button.