mixMovies Multi-Search is a potentially unwanted program (PUP) that affects popular web browsers, including Chrome, Firefox and Internet Explorer. Its cross-browser nature is intended to cover a maximum victim base, so users’ preferences in regards to web navigation software are put out of the equation. It’s important to emphasize that Ads by mixMovies Multi-Search only appear on PCs with the corresponding add-on installed on them, so this is a security issue that requires the right troubleshooting. Since the unwelcome commercial content shows up on sites in large volumes, the affected browser starts operating slower than before. To top it off, the system’s general performance undergoes an unfavorable influence. And yet, this application isn’t only a resource hog.

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