The unwanted ads popping up on screen indicate a possible adware attack. Once you find those annoying popups on your screen, you take immediate step to fix the issue. At first you may ignore those pop-up ads by relating them to general advertisements appearing on Internet but actually is a malicious website promoted by cyber crooks. Once they find success and install malware on your device, your PC will show loads of commercial ads all the time. Moreover, ads would lead you to suspicious domains and thus trick you into scams.

Normally a pop-up block has ability to stop undesired ads from opening up automatically. But the popups are being displayed by a browser hijacker that will put your pop-up blocker`s efforts in vain. So to get rid of it, you must properly eliminate the malware. If you are wondering how this got inside your PC, the answer is possible corrupt downloads (i.e Games, Toolbars, torrents etc), Spam emails containing links or attachments etc. So to make sure you do not become a victim of malware in future, you should be careful with your Internet surfing.

What are Symptoms and possible risks of having virus

  • It causes unstoppable pop-up or pop-under windows filled with advertisements
  • Frequent toolbars and gaming applications may get downloaded without your permission
  • System performance may decrease and Internet may run super slower then usual
  • You may find ads matching with your interests, this happens because the malware already has knowledge of your favorites and interests because it is tracking your activities
  • It may cause data loss, identity theft, loss of money or cyber attacks on your system
  • Although is mostly installed on a computer against user`s will, though it has its own official webpage where anyone can download it. You are strongly recommended to be careful when installing or surfing the Internet to avoid accidental or intentional installation of such malicious programs.

    How to get rid of virus

    To manually remove this, you must be aware of what you are going to do.
    1: Go to Control Panel and find the Programs and Feature or Uninstall Programs wizard.
    Inside the programs list, find out any suspicious browser add on, toolbar and click Uninstall.

    2: Now go to your web browser`s settings (Chrome, Firefox, Internet explorer).
    Navigate to Extensions and also to Plugins and then Uninstall any suspicious or unknown file that you did not intentionally install.

    3: Open Documents and Settings folder (Usually Located in C: or windows installation drive), remove/delete any folder or files linked to

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