Read-the-news.online is an online tactic that delivers unwanted advertisements to user's computers directly. Read-the-news.online exploits some well-known tricks to make users who visit Read-the-news.online website subscribe to browser notifications. For example, it pretends that a video is loading. However, the user needs to allow its notifications to be able to watch it. The misleading error message usually has the following text:
'Read-the-news.online wants to Show notifications
Click Allow to watch the video'
Once the users click on 'Allow,' Read-the-news.online starts showing up spam messages on their screens. These annoying pop-ups are typically for gaming websites, pages with adult content, potentially unsafe applications, fake software updates and many other harmful products and services.
To prevent these advertisements from appearing on your screen, you can delete all permissions granted to Read-the-news.online from your browser's settings. Yet, you also should scan your computer for browser hijackers since, in most cases, Potentially Unwanted Programs (PUPs) like them redirect users to pages like Read-the-news.online.