Adware are basically programs that distrupt your computer function by showing annoying symptoms of banners, pop-ups and all sort of ads on your computer.Adware sometimes known as spyware are relatively dangerous when on your computer. It can gather personal data and information and transmit over the internet unknowing to you. People who do many internet transactions,e-marketing,e-commercing or internet banking are highly at risk.
Unknown to many that most internet users (MORE THAN 90%) are infected with adware and spyware.Various tools out there can help you guard your PC from them. Like any human disease prevention is always better then cure.
Getting Infected and Prevention Occasionally when you download certains sharewares or freewares programs from certain sites that are not secured or the author feels that in exchange for using their programs for free, they will advertise some ads to you. Don`t download or stay away from sites that claim to give you a lot for nothing. Oh that wonderous “Oh congratulations your our 1,000,000 lucky winner!Click here to earn your price”. Check that the source you are downloading from are reliable.
Your best preventive measure would be always to have an up-to-date or the latest spyware products. These will act either as a preventive tools blocking websites that contains adware and spyware or act as a removal tool for your already infected computer. It is important to read reviews on certain adware and spyware removal tools before you decide to buy one.Do some research and see what others have to say about them. Some of these programs contain spyware themselves.