What is Sendori?
It is a type of computer program and additional component that downloads itself onto your PC or laptop if you've been unlucky enough to visit a website that has been infected with adware or downloaded some software that has been packaged with it. Adware has two reasons for existing; one is to generate a source of income for the developer who balances the cost of giving away free software with the money they make from advertising, and the other is to display Sendori ads to you – so that you click through and hopefully spend some money!
|Brought by Sendori advertisement|
So you're telling me that Sendori is spying on me?
I hate to break it to you, but yes. The fact that it installs itself surreptitiously and then watches your every online move is more than enough to have most people concerned. Advertising supported software really shouldn't just be seen as something to ignore – it really is an infringement of your privacy.
Add to that the fact that some developers utilize adware as a means of installing spyware on your computer and suddenly things take a real turn for the worse. Not only it's monitoring the websites that you visit so it can send you an advert for vacations in Jamaica, it's also sending information about your browsing habits that can be even sold to third-parties. How does it do this? By using malicious web browser extensions. They work on all major web browsers and can track your web browsing history and search queries. And of course, the same malicious browser extensions display Sendori ads on your computer.
OK, I'm worried – tell me how to avoid adware and potentially spyware
I can't be any clearer: if you're downloading software, read the small print in the license agreement carefully as it should tell you if Sendori adware is bundled with the program. Secondly, don't open emails from senders you don't know and don't click on links sent in instant messages if you don't recognize the sender. The rule is: stay alert and stay safe.
If you've recently started having issues with Sendori ads and you don't know how to get remove this malware and stop annoying ads, please follow the steps in the removal guide below. If you have any questions, please leave a comment down below. Good luck and be safe online!
Written by Michael Kaur, http://deletemalware.blogspot.com
Sendori Ads Removal Guide:
1. First of all, download anti-malware software and run a full system scan. It will detect and remove this infection from your computer. You may then follow the manual removal instructions below to remove the leftover traces of this malware. Hopefully you won't have to do that.
2. Remove Sendori related programs from your computer using the Add/Remove Programs control panel (Windows XP) or Uninstall a program control panel (Windows 7 and Windows 8).
Go to the Start Menu. Select Control Panel → Add/Remove Programs.
If you are using Windows Vista or Windows 7, select Control Panel → Uninstall a Program.
If you are using Windows 8, simply drag your mouse pointer to the right edge of the screen, select Search from the list and search for "control panel".
Or you can right-click on a bottom left hot corner (formerly known as the Start button) and select Control panel from there.
3. When the Add/Remove Programs or the Uninstall a Program screen is displayed, scroll through the list of currently installed programs and remove the following:
- and any other recently installed application
Simply select each application and click Remove. If you are using Windows Vista, Windows 7 or Windows 8, click Uninstall up near the top of that window. When you're done, please close the Control Panel screen.
Remove Sendori related extensions from Google Chrome:
1. Click on Chrome menu button. Go to Tools → Extensions.
2. Click on the trashcan icon to remove Sendori, MediaPlayerV1, Gosave, HD-Plus 3.5 and other extensions that you do not recognize.
If the removal option is grayed out then read how to remove extensions installed by enterprise policy.
Remove Sendori related extensions from Mozilla Firefox:
1. Open Mozilla Firefox. Go to Tools → Add-ons.
2. Select Extensions. Click Remove button to remove Sendori, Gosave, MediaPlayerV1, HD-Plus 3.5 and other extensions that you do not recognize.
Remove Sendori related add-ons from Internet Explorer:
1. Open Internet Explorer. Go to Tools → Manage Add-ons. If you have the latest version, simply click on the Settings button.
2. Select Toolbars and Extensions. Click Remove/Disable button to remove the browser add-ons listed above.