Do you know what Premier League ScoopsZone is?
This particular programs falls into the category of adware-type applications that are set to hinder your browsing experience by displaying unreliable and intrusive advertisements. We recommend that you remove this infection from your computer, because the legitimacy of the promoted content cannot be verified. If you want to learn more about this application and ways to remove it, please continue reading this article.
Premier League ScoopsZone is advertised as an application for a real soccer fan that enables the user to keep track of soccer-related news from the comfort of his browser. Supposedly, the extension enables users to read news and scoops from multiple sport websites, such as the Dailymail, the guardian, and BBC sport. It allows users to read about one’s favorite soccer teams, latest headlines, scores, results, and so on.Premier League ScoopsZone screenshot
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This is all well and good. However, the application features a very aggressive coupon fthat will constantly show up on your screen, and invite you to place a bet. If you choose to do so, then you will be redirected to a website, called Betway.com. If you decide to place a bet you will be severely compromising your personal identity to unknown entities. The registration requires you to create an account and fill in your personal and contact details. The website requires you for specific information, such as country, address, postal code, mobile number, name, last name, date of birth, and so on. We recommend that you remove the application and keep away from its promoted websites, because there is no way of knowing to whom you are revealing your personal information.
On top of that the application itself in known to gather information about the user’s browsing habits, such as browsing history and search queries, which is another reason to remove this malware. Our researchers regard Premier League ScoopsZone as an aggressive infection, which is not surprising when you consider that the app is based on the CrossRider engine. The aforementioned coupon invites users to place a free bet of up to ₤50. Do not be deceived by this clever marketing tactic and remove Premier League ScoopsZone.
All in all, Premier League ScoopsZone is not an application you should have on your computer because the content promoted by it cannot be called safe and legitimate. The browser extension collects information about the user’s browsing habits without his/her consent. Registering on Betway.com requires users to disclose personal details about themselves and their whereabouts. We warn users not to trust these entities, not to register on promoted websites, and finally remove the infection manually or using a anti-malware scanner that will delete Premier League ScoopsZone in its entirety.
Remove Premier League ScoopsZone from the OS
Windows 8 and 8.1
- Move the mouse cursor to the lower left corner of the screen and click the Start Screen.
- Type uninstall in the search box and then go to Settings.
- In the search results, click Uninstall a program.
- Find Premier League ScoopsZone.
- Click Uninstall.
Windows 7 and Vista
- Open the Start menu.
- Select the Control Panel and click Uninstall a program.
- Find Premier League ScoopsZone, right-click on the program, and click Uninstall.
- Click Start.
- Open the Control Panel.
- Click Add or remove programs.
- Find Premier League ScoopsZone and click Uninstall.
Remove Premier League ScoopsZone from your browser
Microsoft Internet Explorer
- Simultaneously press Alt+X.
- Select Manage Add-ons.
- Open Toolbars and Extensions.
- Click Remove Premier League ScoopsZone and Close.
- Simultaneously press Alt+F, and open More tools.
- Select Extensions.
- Click Remove Premier League ScoopsZone.
- Simultaneously press Ctrl+Shift+A.
- Open the Extensions window.
- Click Remove Premier League ScoopsZone.
In non-techie terms:
Premier League ScoopsZone is an adware-type program that you should remove, because the soccer-related content promoted by its advertisements cannot be verified as legitimate. The application collects information about the user’s browsing habits, which is a violation of privacy. On top of that, the promoted betting website requires user’s to disclose personal information, such as name, last name, and address, among other things. Therefore, there is no reason to keep this infection on your computer. We recommend that you remove it as soon as possible.