Deleting malicious applications from your Facebook profile

This post will guide you on how to remove malicious applications from your Facebook account. We have published this post for people which have been infected by malicious Facebook applications, the malicious Facebook applications often get installed via scams and hoaxes which are shared on Facebook and other social media networks.

Malicious applications often leave annoying messages on the Facebook wall of the infected user and we have published the “Remove annoying and malicious posts” guide, so you can remove those annoying messages.

Deleting malicious applications

If you want to delete applications from your Facebook profile, you will need to navigate to your Facebook profile settings. In the Facebook profile settings, you will need to click on the “Apps” tab.

Application Security settings
Application Security settings

Once you have clicked on the “Apps” tab, you will see various applications. Search for weird applications and applications which you do not use. Select them and delete them from your Facebook profile. If it is possible to report the Facebook application, then make sure that you do so.

It is possible that you have shared the Facebook application with your friends or environment, please notify them about the malicious application and make sure that they stay vigilant.