How to remove

What is pop-up?

Safari can’t verify the identity of the website “” is a fraudulent pop-up window that comes up while browsing the Internet on Safari. This is the result of the direct impact of an adware. As a rule, potentially unwanted programs are installed unnoticed together with freeware or some dubious programs like MacTonic. This pop-up is not only annoying and reducing browsing experience but it also makes the system vulnerable to other threats. Therefore, you are advised to remove pop-up as soon as possible. It is worth noting that removing this kind of malware is quite a difficult task for users who have not dealt with it previously. The best solution of this problem is to download special removal tool – it will completely remove pop-up from your computer, thus free you from all the difficulties with this malware. pop-up hijacker

How to remove pop-up from your computer?

The best and easiest way to remove pop-up from your computer is to use special anti-malware program that has this threat in its database. The program is fully automated, all you need to do is to download and install it. Once you’ve installed anti-malware application, it will scan your system and remove all the threats.

CleanMyMac – fully removes all instances of pop-up from Mac and Safari. After deep scanning of your system, it will easily find and delete pop-up. Use this removal tool to get rid of pop-up for FREE.
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Combo Cleaner – finds malware and can clean up leftover items after removal. It can find malicious program that is corrupting your system and clean up junk files after removal.
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How to remove pop-up manually

Remove pop-up manually

In order to get rid of pop-up, first thing you need to do is to uninstall malicious program from your computer. When removing pop-up, try to find suspicious recently installed programs and delete them too, as it’s pretty common that any malware comes with some other unwanted programs.

Mac OSX:

  1. Launch Finder
  2. Select Applications in the Finder sidebar.
  3. If you see Uninstall pop-up or pop-up Uninstaller, double-click it and follow instructions
  4. Drag unwanted application from the Applications folder to the Trash (located on the right side of the Dock)

Note: If you can’t find required program, sort programs by date and search for suspicious recently installed programs. If you still can’t locate any suspicious program or not sure what some application is for, we advise you to use Removal tool in order to track down what malicious program is infecting your system.

Step 2: Remove pop-up from browsers

Once you’ve uninstalled the application, remove pop-up from your web browser. You need to search for recently-installed suspicious add-ons and extensions.


  1. Click Preferences from Safari menu
  2. Select Extensions.
  3. Find pop-up or other extensions that look suspicious.
  4. Click Uninstall button to remove it.
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