A new browser extension called Torpedo Deals was recently categorized as a potentially unwanted program (PUP) since it might connect to the Internet without the user’s permission or show him targeted advertising content. The application is a browser extension that changes your new tab page with a particular search engine. Based on the information we gathered while researching the software, there is a possibility it could collect your browsing data and place third-party advertisements that might be potentially dangerous. If you would rather avoid such content, we recommend erasing the extension from the browser as soon as possible. To deal with it manually, you should have a look at our recommended removal steps located below the text. However, if you cannot decide yet, you could simply continue reading the article and learn more about this PUP.
Users who choose to eliminate the application manually could do so according to the instructions placed below. The PUP is only compatible with Google Chrome at the moment of writing, but in case it is updated we will add deletion instructions for such popular browsers as Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox too. If these steps look too difficult to handle or you fear there might be other threats on the computer, we recommend employing a trustworthy antimalware tool. Set it to perform a full system scan and wait for the results; then press the removal button so that the tool could erase Torpedo Deals with other possible threats. Users who have more questions related to the PUP or need some help with its deletion could also contact us through social media or leave a comment below.