How to Avoid Adwares & PUPs
Adwares & PUPs (Potentially Unwanted Programs) are because the first threat.
The goal is to make you install Adwares & Pups are earn money from advertising opens by thoses programs.
For example thoses « ads by » advertisings are added when you visit a webpage.
You computer became very slow.
To avoid Adwares & PUPs, you have to take more attention when you want to download a program.
becarefull at the ads in the website that offer to install this or this programs, most of the time they bundle adwares & PUPs.
For example, on download websites, ads use « download » button that can make confusion :
on streaming video website..
another way on streaming website is to offer you Video codec or video software :
Another way is fake Update for Browser or Java/Flash – example with this popup :