Desktop dating malware
Furthermore, these ads may redirect to malicious websites or even execute scripts that download and install malware/PUPs.Clicking them can cause high-risk computer infections. , WANNACRY DETECTED, Your Device Is Under Threat, and many others, "Your TCP Connection Was Blocked" is a fake error displayed by a rogue website.
In addition, these people often attempt to draw users into granting remote access to their computers.
They expose systems to risk of various infections and compromises users' privacy.
The main reasons for computer infections are poor knowledge and careless behavior.
Potentially unwanted programs are designed only to generate revenue for the developers.
By offering various "useful features", they attempt to give the impression of legitimacy, however, rather than giving any real value for regular users, PUPs pose a direct threat to their privacy and Internet browsing safety.
Furthermore, note that criminals invest a great deal of resources into intrusive ad design and, for this reason, most look legitimate.