What Is HTML/Fifex.A?
HTML/Fifex.A is an ad-supported browser extension compatible with the most used browsers like Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome. HTML/Fifex.A is classified as an adware application because of its ability to interrupt the user’s browsing activities by displaying different pop-up, banners and in-text advertisements. HTML/Fifex.A usually gets installed on the user’s computer bundled with freeware and shareware. Keeping HTML/Fifex.A on your machine may expose your system to risk, so removing it is recommended by experts.
Symptoms of HTML/Fifex.A:
- displays pop-up, banner and in-text ads, disrupting your browsing activities
- may redirect you to potentially harmful websites
- may collect information like IP address, browsing history, search queries
HTML/Fifex.A – Distribution
The advertisements displayed by HTML/Fifex.A may appear useful to some users. In most cases, HTML/Fifex.A ends up on the user’s computer through bundled freeware. Computer users often do not pay attention as they install software on their computers and just click on the Next button. Such unwanted installations can be quite easily avoided. Always choose the Advanced options and un-tick the additional applications and programs that get installed along with the initially downloaded one.
Should You Remove HTML/Fifex.A From Your Computer?
Ignoring the pop-ups injected by HTML/Fifex.A and assuring the permanent removal of adware from your computer using a reputable anti-adware tool is the best thing you can do, because there is no guarantee about the type of threat you may get exposed to, as you click on any of the presented ads.
Spy Hunter FREE scanner will only detect the threat. If you want the threat to be automatically removed, you need to purchase the full version of the malware tool.