Have you encountered MyShopcoupon ads while browsing on your Mac device? If this is the case you are experiencing, it is highly likely that you have been affected by an adware program. Reports indicate that MyShopcoupon is an ad-supported application that deceptively claims to provide shopping coupons and to notify users about special offers and discounts. Even though this may seem like a useful application to keep on your system, keep in mind that it may compromise it in various ways. If you have MyShopcoupon installed on your Mac, keep in mind that you will be seeing intrusive pop-up advertisements. Interacting with these ads is also considered unsafe, because they may redirect you to sites hosting more serious malware samples.
MyShopcoupon Distribution Methods
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*** This is a Security Bloggers Network syndicated blog from How to, Technology and PC Security Forum | SensorsTechForum.com authored by Milena Dimitrova. Read the original post at: https://sensorstechforum.com/myshopcoupon-mac-adware-remove/