Beware of the adware, called Wow Coupons Ads or Ads by Wow Coupons. It may have been downloaded along other free programs as part of the Installation agreement. Once installed, Wow Coupons may start displaying pop-ups that redirect to fake pages when you browse the Web. Clicking anything sponsored by Wow Coupons is considered unsafe. That is why some users refer to it as a virus.
What Are the Symptoms of Having Ads by Wow Coupons?
One of the best ways to detect this adware is by initially viewing the installer of the free software that you downloaded from the web. When a user has habits to click the `Next` button on the installation agreements and is in a rush, they often happen to miss additional applications. It is good to pay attention during installation and uncheck any included free programs.
In case you have already installed it, you may have been witnessing unwanted pop-up windows while browsing. They may include free coupons for groceries and in some cases might redirect you to install other free programs for reading documents, video editing tools or media players.
Ads by Wow Coupons may not be described as malware, but it may compromise the PC in several ways. Firstly, users’ online behaviors may be monitored with the help of tracking/ persistent cookies. Harvested personal details may later be exploited by third party digital marketers to display relevant advertisements.
How to Deal with Such Adware?
Users tend to make a common mistake – they do not recognize these adware programs as a danger to the computer. Even though it may not be considered a severe threat, it might point to other websites that could contain various types of malware. Advanced users may try to uninstall the application manually by following the steps provided below. Inexperienced users may want to install a trustworthy AV solution to scan and clean the system.
Spy Hunter scanner will only detect the threat. If you want the threat to be automatically removed, you need to purchase the full version of the anti-malware tool.Find Out More About SpyHunter Anti-Malware Tool / How to Uninstall SpyHunter