By GoldSparrow in Browser Hijackers is an unreliable website that may display a bogus pop-up alert 'Outdated Java Plugin Detected - Download Java For Windows - Java Update! - It is recommended that you update Java to the latest version to view this page - Please update to continue' on a PC while computer users are surfing online. The bogus pop-up message of may be displayed by adware that may spread and install itself onto the PC while computer users are downloading free software from untrustworthy download websites. The fake pop-up alert displayed on may urge the PC user to download Java for Windows and then, update Java to the latest version to view the page. In actuality, the fraudulent notification of is not related to the genuine PC user's Java application. The misleading Java message was generated to probably disperse adware and other PUPs (potentially unwanted programs). When the PC user clicks the 'OK' button of the pop-up message thinking that he will receive an update, he may, in actuality, give permission to install adware or a PUP.


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