1. AC Question's Avatar
    goappsafety.com popped up on my phone saying its infected by 6 viruses. it won't let me get on the internet
    07-20-2016 11:06 AM
  2. belodion's Avatar
    Try Safe Mode as a diagnostic of whether a third-party app is causing the trouble. If the pop-ups stop, find and uninstall the app.
    If no go, get back to us.
    07-20-2016 11:58 AM
  3. mehigh101's Avatar
    Welcome to Android Central!
    Android is different from Windows OS and they are two different platforms. This seems like a faulty app that wants you to install a 3rd party "antivirus". It might not appear in the app drawer,so go to Settings - Apps. You should see there the fishy app.
    Best regards,Mikey. I hope you found what you were looking for.
    Sent from my Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge SM-G935F.
    07-20-2016 12:28 PM
  4. Hans_N's Avatar
    I just got the same problem, but rebooting in safe mode did not help.
    It seems to be Chrome that is infected, and I don't know how to stop Chrome from connecting to the malicious website.
    Please help!
    08-11-2016 12:19 AM
  5. Hans_N's Avatar
    This problem was very easily solved: What had happened was that the website goappsafety.com had been installed as the Chrome startscreen. In safe mode I managed to move to another website, and when I started Chrome again, this website had become startscreen. After that it was easy to set Google as startscreen as usual.
    08-11-2016 05:48 AM

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