Remove KeyBar 1.8 Toolbar
KeyBar 1.8 Toolbar is a program that was made using a dreaded Conduit platform. This toolbar gives user easy access to online services like Radio, Maps, Weather, World Clock, Social Networks, Coupons, and many other features. KeyBar 1.8 Toolbar is usually added to known Internet browsers like Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox. This toolbar also offers instant search that is promoted as fast and efficient.
With the name of KeyBar 1.8 Toolbar, it seems that its only focus was to integrate a toolbar into the browser. However, things seem differently and this adware is somehow invasive. It also replaces your default home page with search box from search.conduit.com. This one catches the eye of security vendors due to its production of malicious links in the results.
The toolbar alone is not harmful. As mentioned, it provides various shortcuts to known services. However, using the search from KeyBar 1.8 Toolbar will result to exhibit of ads that may send your browser to harmful web sites. It is clear that company behind this program tend to earn money by publishing advertisements through offered features.
Aside from the mentioned, be aware that KeyBar 1.8 Toolbar is using Internet cookies and other monitoring codes to track your browsing habit. Data gathered from this process will be used to enhance marketing strategy of affiliated products.
We highly suggest removing KeyBar 1.8 Toolbar and search.conduit.com from your browser. Although they are not harmful as viruses and Trojans, adware may put your computer at risks. For a complete guide, please see the special section below.