How to remove NewSaver (Virus Removal)

NewSaver virus

NewSaver virus (New Saver virus) is a term used to identify a specific family of adware that serves generic banners, skyscrapers, in-text ads, pop-up ads, and pop-under advertisements across Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Internet Explorer, and Apple Safari. Once NewSaver adware has been contracted it will create multiple folders and install multiple files. The adware may also use a similar but obscured name when it infects a computer system in order to remain hidden and confuse computer users and malware analysts.

NewSaver virus

Programs and applications in the NewSaver adware family are not technically defined as a computer viruses but this specific adware family is still a very serious threat to your privacy and can be the sign of a severe malware infection. NewSaver adware is a privacy concern because it can access a computer without user knowledge and access user browsing data. It also bundles with malicious software which can cause additional issues for computer and internet users.

The internet security community strongly recommends that you remove NewSaver if you find it installed on your machine or attached to your internet browser as a browser add-on or extension and use reputable Antivirus or Anti-Malware software to eradicate any existing malicious files.

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  • NewSaver bundles with other potentially unwanted programs and malware.
  • NewSaver is usually bundled inside installers and downloaders distributed as dubious torrents or as freeware programs distributed by websites similar to download.com and softonic.com.
  • NewSaver injects visited webpages with pop-up and in-text advertisements.
  • NewSaver makes unwanted changes to existing Windows settings and schedules new tasks which allow it to run every time Windows starts and check to see if the program has been disabled. If the program is disabled it will enable itself.

Detections/Paths/Files

  • PUP.Optional.NewSaver.A, C:\Program Files (x86)\NeewSaverr\0LRM05C8bfjb8c.tlb, , [e03a1f98dab0a591c6dfbbc0f5103dc3]
  • PUP.Optional.NewSaver.A, C:\Program Files (x86)\NeewSaverr\0LRM05C8bfjb8c.dat, , [e03a1f98dab0a591c6dfbbc0f5103dc3]
  • PUP.Optional.NewSaver.A, C:\Program Files (x86)\NeewSaverr\0LRM05C8bfjb8c.dll, , [e03a1f98dab0a591c6dfbbc0f5103dc3]
  • PUP.Optional.NewSaver.A, C:\Program Files (x86)\NeewSaverr\0LRM05C8bfjb8c.exe, , [e03a1f98dab0a591c6dfbbc0f5103dc3]
  • PUP.Optional.NewSaver.A, C:\Program Files (x86)\NeewSaverr\0LRM05C8bfjb8c.x64.dll, , [e03a1f98dab0a591c6dfbbc0f5103dc3]
  • PUP.Optional.NewSaver.A, C:\Program Files (x86)\NNewwSSAVer\MEp51vh6NvtsMx.tlb, , [d94126914e3c56e0f0b5ff7c0cf96c94]
  • PUP.Optional.NewSaver.A, C:\Program Files (x86)\NNewwSSAVer\MEp51vh6NvtsMx.dat, , [d94126914e3c56e0f0b5ff7c0cf96c94]
  • PUP.Optional.NewSaver.A, C:\Program Files (x86)\NNewwSSAVer\MEp51vh6NvtsMx.dll, , [d94126914e3c56e0f0b5ff7c0cf96c94]
  • PUP.Optional.NewSaver.A, C:\Program Files (x86)\NNewwSSAVer\MEp51vh6NvtsMx.exe, , [d94126914e3c56e0f0b5ff7c0cf96c94]
  • PUP.Optional.NewSaver.A, C:\Program Files (x86)\NNewwSSAVer\MEp51vh6NvtsMx.x64.dll, , [d94126914e3c56e0f0b5ff7c0cf96c94]

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How to remove NewSaver (Removal)

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Option 1: Automatically remove NewSaver with Malwarebytes

1. We recommend that you write down the toll free number below in case you run into any issues while removing this infection. Our techs will kindly assist you with any problems you may face.

1-888-986-8411

2. Download and install Malwarebytes Anti-Malware software.

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3. Launch Malwarebytes Anti-Malware software once it has finished installing.

4. Make sure that Malwarebytes has been updated. To ensure it is updated click Update Now on the Dashboard.

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5. Click the large Scan Now button on the dashboard to perform a scan with Malwarebytes Anti-Malware software.

NewSaver removal

6. When the scan is complete you will notice PUP.Optional.NewSaver.A in the list of detected threats. Click the Remove Selected button and then click the Finish button or restart your computer if Malwarebytes suggests that you do so.

[note align=”left”]If you are still having issues removing NewSaver we suggest that use a second opinion scanner such as HitmanPro 3 to locate and remove any computer infection that may be present. You may also proceed to option 2 below and view our additional tips to remove NewSaver.[/note]

Option 2: Manually remove NewSaver

How to uninstall NewSaver

1. Open Windows Start Menu and go to the Control Panel.

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2. Click Uninstall a program (or Add and remove program) in the Programs section.

3. Search for NewSaver in the list of installed programs and select it with your mouse, then click Uninstall. You can also double click NewSaver to uninstall it.

[note align=”left”]If you do not find NewSaver in your list of installed program you may need to uninstall additional programs that may have bundled with it. You can view our additional tips to remove NewSaver below.[/note]

How to remove NewSaver add-ons and extensions

Google Chrome

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1. Click the Customize and control Google Chrome icon and go to More tools > Extensions.

2. Search for the NewSaver extension in the list and click the trashcan icon.

Mozilla Firefox

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1. Open the Menu and click Add-ons.

2. Search for the NewSaver add-on and click Remove.

Apple Safari

1. Go to Safari > Preferences > Extensions.

2.  Search for the NewSaver extension in the list and click the Uninstall button.

[note align=”left”]If you do not find NewSaver in your list of add-ons and extensions you may need to remove additional attachments that may have bundled with it. You can view our additional tips to remove NewSaver below.[/note]

Tips to remove NewSaver

  • If you do not find NewSaver in your list of installed programs you may need to uninstall additional programs. Additional programs may include suspicious titles that may have been contracted around the same time or after the initial infection.
  • If you are still having issues removing NewSaver you should use a second opinion scanner such as HitmanPro 3. HitmanPro 3 is the best second opinion scan and removal tool. It can be used to locate and remove remaining threats.
  • If you need help our tech support team is standing by 24 hours a day. You can reach tech support at: 1-888-986-8411

Sean Doyle

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Sean Doyle is an engineer from Los Angeles, California. Sean's primary focuses include Internet Security, Web Spam, and Online Marketing.