The appearance of gil.mapjava.net pop ups are caused by the annoying adware on your computer. It hijacks your browser and alters the default settings to deliver numerous pop ups every time you start browsing. It tends to compromise all popular browsers such as, Google Chrome, Internet Explorer or Mozilla Firefox and increases the advertisement revenue.
Gil.mapjava.net popups is an online advertising platform created by adware or other unknown program to boost traffic and generate pop up ads. This adware causes redirects and attracts traffic to some insecure sites. It is not as dangerous as Trojan, rootkits, it cannot destroy your PC system, but it is able to cause a lot of inconveniences for you. It causes slowdowns, browser hijacking, and in general just interfering with you experience.
Technically gil.mapjava.net is not a malicious computer virus, but it is better not to keep it on your PC, because this adware is a handiwork of cyber criminals designed to make quick money by promoting various types of PUPs (potentially unwanted programs), such as fake windows utilities, free download managers or unreal weight losing products. Plus such pop up ads always use tracking cookies to collect computer your private information including IP address, email address, personal browsing traces etc.
To stop these ads and other unpleasant effects, you have to carefully follow all recommendations outlined in the removal guide. You will find it in the paragraph below. Also launch a reputable anti-virus program to remove all dangerous files related to this malware.
Removal tool for gil.mapjava.net adware:
Automatic removal instructions:
- Scan your system with Trojan Killer and click “Apply” at the end of scan.
- Shut down all your browsers.
- In Trojan Killer’s window click “Tools” and select “Reset browser settings“:
- Specify all your browsers you want to be reset with the help of Trojan Killer, then click Reset browser settings” button again:
- Restart your PC.