Live Sports Player is a potentially unwanted program that uses deceptive technique to draw your attention. In fact, it claims to give you instant access to sports news and update via new tab of your browser. At first glimpse of the program, user may find it a very useful player that when installed will be very functional on the system. Without user’s knowledge, Live Sports Player was deployed for the aim of its authors to generate profit.
Most free program these days including Live Sports Player are employing bundling scheme to make profit out of a single program. With this technique, other software, whether good or bad are packed into single installation file. It is somehow distributing programs to promote them even it is not requested or voluntarily downloaded by user.
Older version like New Way Sports, EasySportsAcess, and the most recent Live Sports Player are classified as adware or potentially unwanted program. It is part of a distribution method used to propagate malicious or unknown software. Moreover, adware are installed along with Live Sports Player without asking for user’s permission. It can also hijack the home page to show Search.searchlsp.com and set it as the default search engine.
About Live Sports Player
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When Live Sports Player is installed on the computer, you may encounter certain annoyances. This adware can generate various advertisements like banners, pop-ups, and full-page graphical ads. In some instances, Live Sports Player may reveal ads right at the context of the browser by using virtual layer format.
Presence of Live Sports Player on the computer may also causes the installation of added potentially unwanted program that serves different function aside from playing media. Most known software that are bundled to Live Sports Player are games, fake updates, toolbars, and unknown search engine. All of which can deliver advertisements to make each one profitable.
Browser monitoring is also another risk you may have when Live Sports Player is present on the PC. This adware can steal sensitive data and observe your browsing habit while you are surfing the web. Data collected from your computer will be used to serve better targeted ads and product offers.