Find Your Packages Promos is a browser extension that is classified as a PUP, or a potentially unwanted program. It could be promoted as a tool for users who are looking for ways to track their packages. You should also know that this application may provide third-party advertisements. Plus, it seems like the extension could gather information about your browsing habits to show targeted advertisements. You can learn even more about this PUP if you read the rest of our report. We can offer deletion instructions that show how to erase Find Your Packages Promos too. The instructions show how to remove the unwanted extension from Google Chrome (the only browser that the plugin is currently compatible with), and you can find them a bit below this article.
First, you may want to learn how one could encounter Find Your Packages Promos. Our specialists say that the application is still available on the Chrome Web Store page (chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/find-your-packages-promos/anknkldjfjgpopaighidkaglcemhndem). Currently, the extension seems to have zero reviews and no rating on the mentioned website. Yet there seems to be more than three thousand users of it.
The application could be downloaded from its homepage called findyourpackages.com too. Also, it is possible that Find Your Packages Promos might be spread like other PUPs, for example, through bundled installers or redirects. Thus, what we can recommend for users who want to stay away from programs alike is to research tools that they are offered to install very carefully and make sure that they come from reliable sources.
Unlike similar PUPs that change default search engine or a browser’s homepage and new tab page, this application might simply add a button. Clicking it may open a window that would provide a tool to track packages. Also, once added the extension might start viewing user’s browsing history as it may ask a permission to “Read your browsing history” upon its installation to be able to collect data related to your browsing habits.
Find Your Packages Promos could also ask you to permit it to “Read and change all your data on the websites you visit.” This permission could make it possible for an application to change the advertisements you see on visited websites with other ads, for example, the PUP could replace them with ads from various third parties. Since the application might be able to gather information related to your browsing it might know what interests you and show you targeted ads. No matter how tempting third-party ads might seem to be, we advise not to interact with them if you are not sure that they come from reliable sources.
There are lots of online tools that can help you track your packages, so if you do not like the fact that this extension is a PUP or might show you targeted ads, you could erase Find Your Packages Promos. For users who may want to deal with this extension manually we can offer our deletion instructions located below. The process is not particularly difficult, but if you find it too time-consuming or challenging, we advise you to get a reliable antimalware tool and let it eliminate Find Your Packages Promos for you.