How to remove VigLink Malware on my chrome browser? and find who place it?
Hello, i'm trying to find out how I got all of my outgoing links to become re-direct links using the VigLink system.
I think it is either happen by a website I visit that posted cookies to my browser or more likely by a chrome extension.
What it does is, every link posted on sites, forums, etc, turn out to re-direct to the site through VigLink system. So if you link to www.amazon.com when I click on it it is show something like :
I'm interesting to remove it + to find who place it, so I can report it.
- PamelaLv 44 years ago
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- 5 years ago
I've opted out of VigLink numerous times and it is STILL present on my forum. To me it's malware.
- 6 years ago
Hi, this is Oliver D. from VigLink.
You'll see URLs like this when you visit a site that is using VigLink to monetize their content or when you install a browser extension that uses VigLink to monetize their service.
In either case, you can opt out of VigLink by setting a cookie in your browser -- just visit viglink.com/opt-out.
If you think you might have installed a browser extension and would like help figuring out which one has integrated with VigLink, simply email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we'd be happy to help.
VigLink is not "malware" - we help sites earn revenue from the commerce they drive. Here's how it works: When you click a link to a retailer and buy something, VigLink helps the site earn revenue by paying them a commission.
- 4 years ago
If anyone has figured this out, SHARE!!! Please? VigLink is malware regardless of what anyone says since it installs without your knowledge and pirates your computer to promote itself.
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- 5 years ago
That opt out link does nothing. They put that there to placate, but it actually does nothing.
- 5 years ago
if you clear your history you will have to opt out again... I m hunting to remove it complexly..