Threat Database Adware

By GoldSparrow in Adware

The is an adware program that may start displaying numerous advertisements on the Web pages the computer user is visiting. These advertisements, when clicked, may lead to the installation of unsafe products such as fake security programs, updates, etc. may be introduced to your computer bundled with cost-free programs downloaded from unknown sources. The developers of free programs may allow adware programs to be added to their applications as a way to maintain it operative, and the computer user may not be aware that an additional program will be installed together with the one they need.

For this reason, it is fundamental that the computer users use the 'Advanced' or 'Custom' installation because this way they can see all the details about the program they want to install and opt out the undesirable ones. The presence of on a computer may affect the performance of the machine since the numerous ads it may display may exhaust the system resources. Security researchers recommend PC users to remove by using a reputable anti-malware application.


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