These days, a popup from s.srv-itx.com has affected many computers again after a period of subsidence. What is this going to be like? Let’s take a look at it.
What is s.srv-itx.com? How does s.srv-itx.com affect your PC?
Many computer users think of S.srv-itx.com as a virus. Actually it is not a virus. This popup is caused by an ad-supported extension or some other adware type of malware in your computer, so it is also an adware. Usually, this annoying popup is used to promote some unwanted windows utilities such Windows PC Repair.
The adware that causes random popups can gain access into the system even without your permission. That is because it gets into the targeted computer by using improper means, such as bundled to the software you want or embedded onto the site you visit. As the adware gets into your computer, you will find your computer runs weirdly. The typical symptom is that random itx.com popups will keep coming to your browsers and redirecting your browsers. Please don’t take the popups for granted and download the programs promoted on the site, or you will download some troubles to your computer.
Commonly, there will be some unwanted programs (such as browser extensions or add-ons) added to your browsers alongside the tricky srv-itx.com popups. They can display many other pop-up ads, banners, underlined keywords to the website you visit. They can also access your data on all websites and access your tabs and your browsing activity, which means your passwords and private data will be at risk. What’s worse, if you don’t clear this adware from your computer, you will find your computer runs slower and slower and crashes.
How to deal with s.srv-itx.com adware?
Removing adware and popups about s.srv-itx.com seems not a tough job. The common steps can be:
Step 1: Remove adware from Windows Control Panel
Step 2: Remove adware from affected browsers and restore altered settings
Step 3: Disable any suspicious startup items
Step 4: Find out and delete relevant files
Step 5: Delete relevant entries
If you find it unable to remove the adware and annoying popups manually, you may consider using reputable and powerful anti-virus or anti-malware application such as MalwareBytes, SpyHunter, Norton, etc.