TremendousCoup is a new adware application based on the JustPlugIt engine. It displays intrusive commercial advertisements of questionable legitimacy, because they are supplied by various shady businesses that often promote fake content. It is recommended to remove this infection, because failure to do so result in unforeseen consequences. Our specialists warn that this application is a known vehicle for distributing other infections such as Trojans, browser hijackers, and so on. It is also known for its information gathering abilities, which means that the app can collect information it is not supposed to collect. Therefore, from the very outset, we can say that you should remove this infection in order to protect your privacy and system security.
TremendousCoup comes from a long lineage of adware applications. It shares similar traits with adware, such as RealDeal, TicTacCoupon, LuckyCoupon, and so on. Note that the aforementioned apps are as dangerous as TremendousCoup. Therefore, you must also remove them, provided that your PC has been infected with any one of them. At any rate, this infection is known to be distributed via software bundles that include the InstallRex, Amonetize or Vittalia installer. In addition to that, it can be distributed via fake download buttons found on websites that share pirated software.
Our researchers have deemed this application as an infection because it displays third-party advertisements linked with malicious websites that distribute malicious applications, such as ransomware, rogue programs, spyware, bad toolbars, and so on. Users should remove TremendousCoup before various infections begin to appear on your PC. This application displays pop-ups that may feature fake Java or Adobe Flash Player updates, fake system utilities, fake Windows updates, and so on. Therefore, we warn you not to click such pop-ups.
As far as information gathering is concerned, we must inform you that TremendousCoup gathers information such as IP addresses, browser settings, browsing history, search history and so on. This information is not personally identifiable and is only useful for marketing purposes as its developers need it to customize their ads for specific users. However, cyber criminals can reprogram TremendousCoup to record click and keystrokes an effort to extract logins and passwords.
As you can see, TremendousCoup is a dubious application. Its developers use deceptive means to infect unwary users with the app. The program displays unreliable advertisements that are known to be linked with malware spreading websites. it could also be used to extract logins and passwords. So there is no need for this infection to remain on your PC any longer. Feel free to use our guide that will help you manual remove TremendousCoup.
Windows 8 and Windows 8.1
Windows 7 and Windows Vista