Many users have complained about pop-up advertisements that were interrupting the browsing process with the text ‘Ad by Coupmania’ or similar. Coupmania Ads is believed to be a Potentially Unwanted Application that may or may not collect different information from the user PC and display advertisements, based on the ‘behavioral targeting’ method.
Coupmania Ads –How Does It Work?
There is a possibility, you may have installed Coupmania Ads on your computer as a part of an installation process of another media player, torrent program, image files viewer, photo editor or any free software installer, downloaded from third-party sites. Once it is on your computer, the program may collect information, such as your IP address to establish your location, nationality, language preferences and others. After that, it might begin to display advertisements during your browsing process that in some cases may become annoying and interruptive.
More to it than that, Coupmania Ads may display content that is a form of malvertising. Also, some ads may link to site that not only may inject malicious code into the machine, but also may redirect to multiple other websites that may do something similar as well. Another thing such sites are capable of is displaying pop-ups with fake problems on the user’s PC with phone numbers attached to call ‘Tech Support’. Such calls may be very expensive for victims if the user decides to dial the number.
There are also the usual scamming third-party websites that make users fill out personal information and in some cases financial as a part of surveys or site registrations with the purpose to get some compensation.
How to Remove Coupmania Ads?
To successfully eradicate all traces of Coupmania Ads from the system, recommendations are to follow the removal tutorial below firstly. Second, In case you are not a professional in removing such programs from your computer, advises are to download and scan your system with a particular anti-malware program. It will ensure you active protection from future threats as well.
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