InterCom is classified as an ad-supported software and potentially unwanted application (PUA or PUP). It may have entered the system via a bundled download under the advanced option during installation. InterCom may also be available for download on various legitimate websites. InterCom may be running silently in the background and thus compromising the user’s online security.
InterCom General Description
Adware and PUPs are not malicious, but they may cause several issues on a system. First of all, the user may start witnessing unwanted ads that are supported/ brought by InterCome. They may be in the form of pop-up/pop-under windows, in-text ads and banners. Random page texts may also be turned into hyperlinks. Clicking any of the ad generated content may redirect the user to predefined pages often loaded with spyware.
InterCom may also:
- Add persistent cookies to the browser (Chrome, Explorer, Firefox).
- Harvest the user’s private details a.k.a. PII (personally identifiable information).
- Get in the way of normal browsing by displaying annoying advertisements.
- Alter the browser’s default settings without the user’s initial consent.
InterCom Removal Options
The best way to deal with the issues brought by InterCom is by fully scanning the system via a powerful anti-spyware solution. Once installed, such a program will continue to shield the system against the various types of malware hiding on the Internet.
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