NCupons Ads, also known as Ads by NCupons, is classified as a potentially unwanted program that generates numerous pop-up ads and banners. The adware claims to be helping you while shopping online while it actually floods your PC with unwanted content.
NCupons Ads Distribution Method and Description
All adware programs share the same distribution technique – through the so-called bundled downloads. Most cases scenario is users do not pay attention during the installation process of freeware/ shareware, and they end up with additional, potentially harmful software. Even though the user installed it willingly, he finds out he has adware on his PC when the annoying pop-up ads start displaying. Besides pop-up ads, users also have numerous banners, in-text ads, and random text turned into hyperlinks.
Malware researchers’ advice is not to click any of the ad-related content because it may cause actual malware infiltration. A possible malicious software to enter your system is the Trojan you encountered when you visited a suspicious web page.
It is also very likely that NCupons Ads added tracking cookies to your browser. Tracking cookies are used by third-party organizations to monitor your browser activity and collect personally identifiable information. Thanks to all the collected sensitive data suspicious digital marketers perform their malvertising campaigns.
Malvertising stands for malicious advertising and is used to spread malware.
Should I Remove NCupons from My PC?
Due to all the potential risks associated with adware, its removal is recommended. Moreover, even though adware promises various useful features, its downsides overweight all promised good qualities.
Users generally have two removal options:
- Manual removal with the help of the step-by-step guide given below.
- A system full-scan via valid anti-malware tools.
No matter what your decision regarding adware removal is, just remember to opt for advanced installation when downloading from the Internet. Precaution is the best measure.
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