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SoundFrost is a free online music player that can be considered both – adware application and potentially unwanted program. Although its main function is to help you stream more than 10 million music files online for free, it also comes with additional extensions that could expose you to potential security risks. It is necessary to consider all the safety aspects when you install new software on your computer. Therefore, if it was not your initial intention to have the application on your PC, you will do good to uninstall SoundFrost along with every single associated extension.
However, do not make a mistake here – SoundFrost is not a computer infection. It is a legitimate application practically identical to Descargar Musica Gratis. Since it is not a computer infection, users download and install these applications onto their computers willingly. It is possible to download SoundFrost from various sources. The official home page for the application is soundfrost.org/home, but it is available for download at third party websites as well, including soundfrost.en.softonic.com.
If you decide to use this application, keep in mind that you download and install it at your own risk. During the installation, the setup wizard informs you that SoundFrost extensions will be added for free. If you do not un-tick this special option, SoundFrost plugin will be added to Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox web browsers. This application later on will be responsible for displaying various third party advertisements.
You will also notice that some of these ads display content that is related to your most frequent web searches and the overall browsing history. SoundFrost employs tracking cookies to collect such data as your web browsing habits. The application needs this information in order to generate custom advertisements that would cater to your likes and preferences. You do not have to click on them, but the very fact that they are displayed raises the possibility of malware infection.
The data collected by SoundFrost may not be personally identifiable, but it could be leaked to a third party for marketing purposes and that is not something a security-minded user should tolerate. Hence, it is on your best interest to remove SoundFrost from your computer and look for an application that would not arrive with additional and potentially dangerous extensions.
Follow the instructions below uninstall SoundFrost manually and then do not forget to scan your PC with a reliable computer security tool. You still need to make sure that your computer is secure and there are no other potentially dangerous applications installed. Get yourself a powerful antimalware tool if need be. Also, leave us a comment below if you need any further assistance with SoundFrost’s removal.
How to uninstall SoundFrost
Windows Vista & Windows 7
Remove or disable SoundFrost on your browser
How to manually remove SoundFrost
Files associated with SoundFrost infection:
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