stop-bad-ads.com is a web page that hijacks your internet browser. It has lots of ways to break inside of your computer and attach itself to your browser as an extension. You will see pop-ups all over your browser window. It has spread to millions of computer and it is not safe to keep this kind of program inside of your computer.
Once stop-bad-ads.com is inside, you will notice tons of annoying pop-ups in your browser claiming that you have a lot of pop-ups inside. These messages will seriously slow your system down and reroute you on potentially viral links once you left click them. It is a very common trick for programs like this. Visiting such places can be very dangerous, you can catch malware and adware programs that will do even more damage to your computer. The main purpose of such software is to get some profit from users like yours. By clicking on the advert, you are creating internet traffic and the developers of this adware getting their money from it.
How does stop-bad-ads.com get into my system?
The most common and effective ways of the installation, in this case, are bundling method and email spam messaging. stop-bad-ads.com adware is fooling users by pretends something else and then installs into your system without your permission. These are main reasons why we advised you to remove stop-bad-ads.com adware and scan your computer for any malicious activity. Follow the removal guide below, it will help you to deal with this threat.
Removal tool for stop-bad-ads.com:
Automatic removal instructions:
- Scan your system with GridinSoft Anti-Malware and click on “Apply” at the end of scan:
- Shut down all your browsers.
- In GridinSoft Anti-Malware click on “Tools” and select “Reset browser settings“:
- Specify all your browsers you want to be reset with the help of GridinSoft Anti-Malware, then click on Reset” button again:
- Restart your computer.
Video explaining how to reset your browser using GridinSoft Anti-Malware:
How to prevent your PC from being reinfected with stop-bad-ads.com in the future.
GridinSoft Anti-Malware offers excellent solution which may help to prevent your system from being contaminated with malware ahead of time. This feature is referred to as “Real-Time Protection”. By default, it is disabled once you install the software. To enable it, please click on “Protect” button and press “Start” as demonstrated below:
This options helps you to prevent execution of malicious programs and to avoid their installation ahead of time. When certain malware tries to install itself into your system, GridinSoft Anti-Malware and its Real-Time Protection module will terminate this installation attempt ahead of time. You may click on “Confirm” button to continue blocking this malicious program, or to select “Ignore this file” and allow the malicious application to be installed (at your own risk):