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PUP.Optional.ClearBar is Malwarebytes' detection name for a potentially unwanted program that behaves like adware.
PUP.Optional.ClearBar is the source of pop-ups and advertisements not originating from the browser. The adware often comes bundled with other programs marketed by Tightrope Interactive.
Malwarebytes blocks the installer for PUP.Optional.ClearBar to give users the opportunity to reconsider installing
Malwarebytes blocks PUP.Optional.ClearBar
Malwarebytes can detect and remove PUP.Optional.Webbar without further user interaction.
Should users wish to keep this program and exclude it from being detected in future scans, they can add the program to the exclusions list. Here’s how to do it.
If you want to allow the program to connect to the Internet, for example to fetch updates, also add an exclusion of the type Allow an application to connect to the internet and use theBrowse button to select the file you wish to grant access.
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