Desktop dating malware

In some cases, PUPs have official download websites, however, these programs typically infiltrate systems without permission.Criminals proliferate them using intrusive advertisement with a deceptive marketing method called "bundling" - stealth installation of third party applications with regular software/apps.

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Users are redirected to this site by various potentially unwanted programs (PUPs) that typically infiltrate systems without users’ permission.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.To achieve this, PUP developers employ various tools that enable placement of third party graphical content on any site.Therefore, displayed ads are likely to conceal visited website content, significantly diminishing the Internet browsing experience.

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