is a very generic website that aims to spam you with ads on the desktop. To do that, it misuses a legitimate browser feature that allows sites with permission to show users’ notifications on the desktop. If you allow a site like to show notifications, your desktop will be scammed with ads. It is not recommended to interact with those advertisements or notifications if you have pressed “Allow”. Those ads could expose you to unwanted and even potentially malicious content. ads, like thousands of other websites, abuses a legitimate browser function that allows websites to display desktop notifications. The function is safe to use as long as the website that has authorization is legitimate. However, allowing a website like to show notifications is not a good idea because it is not reliable. doesn’t have any content besides an image and a message saying you should allow notifications to “verify that you are not robot”. As soon as you are redirected to the site, your browser will display an alert saying “ wants to show notifications”. If you decide to allow these notifications, the website will start bombarding your desktop with numerous ads. is a highly questionable website so you can expect its ads to be worse. If you’ve given the website permission, you shouldn’t click on the notifications. If you click on those advertisements, you could be taken to risky websites that advertise scams or hide malware.

There are useful uses for the “display push notifications” feature. You can give a website permission if you believe it to be reliable and you want to receive its notifications. If, for instance, you frequent a particular news website and want to see news directly on your desktop without needing to visit the site, you can allow it to show notifications. This permission is easily revokable for when you no longer want to see them.

It would be wise to revoke permission to show push notifications as soon as possible. Although the process is not difficult, you can use the instructions provided at the end of this report if you need help. If you revoke the permission, the notifications will stop.

Adware can trigger redirects to questionable websites

Numerous factors could trigger redirects to websites like But the websites users visit are typically the trigger. When sites subject users to a lot of dubious ads, they are considered to be high-risk. For example, sites that have pirated or pornographic content often bombard visitors with dubious advertisements. The solution to this issue should be to install a good adblocker program. In addition to blocking redirects, adblockers would also prevent other invasive ads.

If you frequently find yourself redirected to websites like, your computer may be infected with adware. Ads that never stop appearing, even when browsing previously ad-free websites, are the most evident symptom of adware. Adware is typically installed by users when they install free programs they download from dubious download sources. Free programs frequently have additional offers attached to them, and these offers are permitted to install alongside the program without requiring permission. Malware and browser hijackers are the infections most often added to free programs. Despite the fact that the offers are technically optional, users must deselect them in order to prevent their installation. The offers are hidden in Advanced settings but users generally opt for Default. This is a pretty questionable installation method, and programs that use it are often detected as potential threats by anti-virus programs.

By learning how to correctly install programs, you can prevent these unwanted installations. Instead of Default settings, you must install programs using Advanced (Custom). If you select Default settings as advised by the installation window, all added offers will be hidden and permitted to install automatically. On the other hand, if you pick Advanced settings, every offer will be clearly displayed to you and you will be given the option to deselect them all. It’s always a good idea to deselect every offer because none of them will be of any use to you. If you permit these installations, your computer will only be filled with unwanted programs that can be challenging to remove after installation.

How to stop ads

Websites like should not be given permission to show notifications since they are not safe sites. If you have previously given permission to spam you, you must immediately revoke that permission. You can revoke the permission in your browser’s settings. Use the instructions below if you’re having problems navigating your browser’s settings. In addition to, you should remove all other questionable sites from the list.

Here’s how to stop ads from appearing on your desktop:

  • Mozilla Firefox: Open the menu (the three bars at the top-right corner), click Options, then Privacy & Security. Scroll down to Permissions, press Settings next to Notifications, and remove and any other questionable websites from the list. It’s possible to permanently turn off push notification requests by checking the “Block new requests asking to allow notifications” box in the same Notifications settings.
  • Google Chrome: Open the menu (the three dots top-right corner), then Settings, then Privacy and security, then Site Settings. Click on Notifications under Permissions, and remove and any other questionable websites from the list. It’s possible to permanently turn off push notification requests by toggling off “Sites can ask to send notifications”.
  • Microsoft Edge: Open the menu (the three dots top-right corner), then Settings, then Cookies and site permissions, then Notifications. Review which sites have permission and remove and any other questionable websites from the list. It’s possible to permanently turn off push notification requests by toggling off “Ask before sending”.

Finally, make sure to install an adblocker program so it can block ads/redirects when you’re browsing high-risk websites. You should also run a scan of your computer with anti-virus software to check for an adware infection. If it is adware, removing it would stop the redirects. Using anti-virus software to get rid of adware is easiest because the program takes care of everything.

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