How to Remove 1000-dollar.cash (Virus Removal Guide)

What is 1000-dollar.cash?

1000-dollar.cash is a domain name that serves pop-up, banner, full-page, and other types of advertisements as well as redirects internet searches including searches performed in the Google Chrome address bar to full-page advertisements and third-party search engines. Some websites that the 1000-dollar.cash website may redirect users to, or forward users to, may host malware and/or promote and show advertisements for malware and potentially unwanted programs (PUPs).

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According to the domain name’s WHOIS information, the owner of the domain name is intentionally withheld from the public by withheldforprivacy.com; a third-party service that keeps domain ownership information private.

In addition, the domain name’s A record shows that the domain name shares the same IP address as similar domain names including Check-the-weather.com.

Is 1000-dollar.cash safe?

No, 1000-dollar.cash is not recognized as safe for these reasons:

  • The website may host malware and potentially unwanted programs (PUPs)
  • The website may advertise malware and PUPs
  • The website may redirect internet users to advertisements
  • The website may redirect internet users to third-party search engines
  • The website is recognized as malicious and blocked by Malwarebytes

If you have come across 1000-dollar.cash it is likely that you have been introduced to malware, a potentially unwanted program (PUP), or an unsafe browser extension like the visible dark extension for Google Chrome and we strongly advise that you use the instructions below to remove malware and ensure that your computer and device is safe.

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How to remove 1000-dollar.cash ads

Follow these steps to remove malware and viruses from your computer or device that present unwanted 1000-dollar.cash ads:

  1. Download the Malwarebytes setup file for the version you wish to use.
  2. Locate the setup file (MBSetup.exe) and open it to begin the installation process.
  3. Once Malwarebytes is installed click the Scan button.
  4. When finished, Malwarebytes will show a list of results including the detection names. Click the Quarantine button to remove all selected threats.
  5. Malwarebytes may require a system reboot. If so, restart your computer to complete the process.

John Boyle

John is a tech author and engineer with over 20 years of experience in cybersecurity, privacy, malware, Google Analytics, online marketing, and other topics. Sean's content has been featured in numerous publications.