- Annoying Pop-up's
- Shows commercial adverts
- Connects to the internet without permission
SlamDunk Savings is an adware program which you can download from the official website slamdunksavings.com and freeware sharing websites. In the case of the latter, the program is bundled with other free programs and presented as an optional program. Hence, it is crucial to pay close attention to the information provided by the installation wizard; otherwise, some undesirable changes may be made within your Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and other Internet browsers.
SlamDunk Savings is developed by Smart Apps, which is also known as 215 Apps, Enchanted Apps, and Engaging Apps. This software developer is well-known for its Lightning Savings, Savings Hunter, and many other identical programs.
It is highly advisable to remove this adware program because not only does it display web banners, coupons, and pop-ups; it also modifies the Windows hosts file by adding the line 188.8.131.52 eoofckbahbagadoifcjabhaklkhjmafo, which varies on different computers. The hosts file is altered by a potentially unwanted program called BenchUpdater, which acts as an adware helper and communicates with an adware update server.
The adware program communicates with its pop-up server, which provides computer users with multiple random advertisements, which depends on the geographical location. SlamDunk Savings displays pop-ups inviting you to scan the computer, take part in a survey, install a computer program, etc. We recommend that you ignore such advertisements because SlamDunk Savings does not own them and do not endorse the third-parties to which those pop-ups belong. You interact with them at your own risk, so be very careful every time you are provided with a suspect offer.
Like other adware programs, SlamDunk Savings collects non-personally identifiable information but some details about your identity may be also acquires, especially if you use social networking platforms. The developers of SlamDunk Savings, as well as third parties, are interested in your browsing habits; hence, SlamDunk Savings automatically records your search terms, clicks, impressions, time spent on various websites, the URLs of the websites you access, etc. The information collected is likely to be used for advertising and marketing, so do not wait but remove SlamDunk Savings if you want to prevent targeted advertisements.
Below you will find our step-by-step instructions on how to uninstall SlamDunk Savings but we recommend that you implement SpyHunter. This real-time security program can easily remove SlamDunk Savings from the computer and shield the system against multiple threats, including Trojan horses, fake anti-virus programs, browser hijackers, ransomware, and many other threats.
How to remove SlamDunk Savings
Windows Vista and Windows 7
Having removed the unwanted program, do not forget to scan the computer. You should make sure that the computer contains no files associated with SlamDunk Savings, and the sooner you do it, the better.