Notifications “Virus” – How to Remove It and Stop Pop-Ups

This article has been created to explain what is the ad-supported site, called why it keeps appearing on your computer and how to stop this “Show Notifications” adware from your computer completely

The browser hijacker is the type of web page that is brought to your attention as a result of a web browser redirection, causing it to appear. This redirection is likely caused by an ad-supported software that should not be on your computer, because it may also be displaying other forms of advertisements besides, the one as well. This is the main reason why it is important to remove the browser hijacker from your web browser and PC, information for which you can find in the article underneath.

Threat Summary PUP
TypeBrowser Hijacker
Short DescriptionAims to modify the settings on your web browser in order to get it to cause browser redirects and display different advertisements.
SymptomsYour web browser begins to display various types of online advertisements, which results in slowing down of your PC.
Distribution MethodBundled downloads. Web pages which may advertise it.
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For this website to start landing on your computer, it is a clear sign that this may be the result of an adware program that may reside well within it’s program files. These programs often come in different forms but they all seem like they are helpful for your computer and aim to improve your experience in a way, doesn’t matter if they are a program, directly installed on it or a browser extension.

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