What is ‘popads.net’
Many computer users infected with popads.net has the following complained about their PC.
Surprisingly my Google Chrome has been infected by a strange virus, Every time my search result redirect me to popads.net as my homepage. I thought of opening in other web. But result is the same. What is popads.net ? How it got on my browser. How it can harm my PC? I also tried re-configuring my browser settings but all things reappeared again. My browser is entirely messed up and also other browsers has got the same thing.
Well, popads.net is browser hijacker which can take control of your browsers if find place in your PC. The common source of arrival of this virus is the installation of various free ware from internet. After successful installation you will noticed that your infected browser redirect your search engine to popads.net as your default home page. popads.net automatically perform updates and download other nasty extensions, toolbars and plug-in as and when needed. And the worst about popads.net is that it can track your online activities and mislead you by dropping attracting adverts related to previous browsing sessions. Thus, the users get easily tricked and become another victim of such crimes. It is advised to immediately follow the removal instructions and permanently delete this threat.
|Description||“popads.net ” hijack the default browser and redirect it to various unknown websites.|
|Possible Symptoms||Performance degradation of system, Malware Attacks, Cyber Theft, Deliver of Fake error warnings, avoid visiting useful web address, Change of browser settings and adding up start-up codes to Registry Editor.|
|Detection / Removal Tool||Download the Detection/Removal tool– To confirm attack of “popads.net ” virus on your computer.|
We would recommend to use below tool and run it on your computer to remove popads.net automatically.