- Annoying Pop-up's
- Shows commercial adverts
- Connects to the internet without permission
AdBlockNWatch is one of those undesirable programs which can randomize its name; thus, if you ever detect AdBllocknWeatch, AadBlOcknWaatCHH, ADBuLockknWatech or similar software on your system, you should delete it without any further considerations. The research has shown that AdBlockNWatch is just an advertising-supported application. It means that it will present you with various commercial ads. Even though they might seem harmless at first sight, the truth is that commercial ads might lead you to corrupted websites. Besides, it is very likely that you will not be able to browse the web without any interruptions. All advertising-supported applications act the same and you should not expect that they will start acting usefully. As there are more drawbacks associated with adware than benefits, we do not recommend that you remove AdBlockNWatch from the system. The final choice is, of course, yours; however, if you decide to get rid of it, you should definitely read throughout the article.
Advertising-supported applications are not very harmful; however, they might still cause harm and act in an undesirable way. For instance, it is known that AdBlockNWatch will not only show ads, but also collect information about your online behavior unless you delete it from the system. The specialists of pcthreat.com have found out that all the collected information will be used to improve the application and to provide you personalized advertisements mainly, which means that some of the information about your browsing habits will be sent to third-party advertisers as well. Unfortunately, it is not known whether they will treat this data with care, which is why we do not recommend allowing AdBlockNWatch to gather such data.
Our security experts were unable to find the official website of AdBlockNWatch; thus, it seems that this application travels bundled with other software. The most likely scenario is that this adware is distributed with InstallRex installers like other programs based on JustPlugIt engine. It has been found out that many people download the aforementioned installers after clicking on fake download buttons. Cyber criminals place them on various torrent and P2P websites. Keep in mind that you should download new applications from reliable sources only in order to reduce the possibility to end up with malware.
Even though adware programs are not very harmful, it is still advisable to remove them from the system because they might cause you some serious security-related problems. The easiest way to do that is to scan the system with a licensed antimalware tool, for instance, SpyHunter. It is worth investing in such a tool because it will protect your computer from other infections in the future.
How to get rid of AdBlockNWatch
Windows 7 and Vista
How to manually remove AdBlockNWatch
Files associated with AdBlockNWatch infection:
AdBlockNWatch DLL's to remove: