Threat Database Browser Hijackers '' Pop-Ups

'' Pop-Ups

By GoldSparrow in Browser Hijackers

Threat Scorecard

Threat Level: 80 % (High)
Infected Computers: 545
First Seen: April 27, 2015
Last Seen: April 17, 2023
OS(es) Affected: Windows

You might want to know that the pop-ups in your web browser are propelled by adware on your computer. Security analysts advise users not to click on pop-ups by adware because they may be redirected to potentially harmful domains and insecure online resources. The adware associated with the domain may have arrived on your computer as a browser extension part of a freeware bundle that you installed via the 'Express' or 'Typical' option. The pop-ups allow adware developers to earn pay-per-click revenue, and you may be offered to fill out countless surveys and see promotional offers. However, you should keep in mind that the pop-ups are generated by adware, and it is not a good idea to click on links provided by Additionally, the IP address of is related to advertisers that use persistent cookies to track web surfers. Users may wish to remove the adware by using a credible anti-spyware solution.


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