CouponUnity is an adware program that can be installed in your browser as an extension. There are two ways how CouponUnity can get into your system. Firstly, you were tricked by deceiving advertising of CouponUnity and installed it by yourself or it appeared out of nowhere after the installation of some freeware program. CouponUnity Ads will be all over your screen while browsing the Internet and they will try to redirect you to sponsored websites with the help of the most recent adware tools, such as invisible layers, pop-unders and others. Generally, user will be able to avoid only 1/3 of advertisements, the rest somehow will be clicked by user.
CouponUnity is widely promoted as useful browser extension that can help users to save few dollars here and there and in the end of the year all of the discounts obtained through CouponUnity can actually make a big difference. CouponUnity developers stating that they are closely working with RetailMeNot, Coupons.com and ShopAtHome, which are the main providers of the latest and greatest coupons, that user will get once installed CouponUnity extension. Sounds useful, but it is already proved by many reliable sources that CouponUnity is just another adware that will not give any benefits to users, contrary, it will put users under the risk of infection with malware and adware.
CouponUnity is not malicious by itself, the main threat are redirects caused by ads provided by CouponUnity. In the license agreement of CouponUnity you may see that the company is not responsible for sponsored third party websites where user will be redirected. So, there is no guarantee about the safety of user. As you may know, with the recent technologies and scripts, cyber criminals are able to push the malware into users’ computer once they visit the website. Basically, you will automatically download and install the malicious program hosted on the website, without your consent. That’s why it is recommended to get rid of CouponUnity Ads adware as soon as possible.
To prevent the infection with CouponUnity Ads adware we recommend to avoid visiting suspicious website and downloading freeware programs from unofficial websites. During the installation of any software or drivers on your computer it is always recommended to read the license agreement. Also, we strongly recommend to opt for custom installation instead of express, to be able to see the list of optional installs. If you are already infected with CouponUnity adware, we recommend to completely scan your system with our automatic malware removal tool. It will perform full system scanning and will find all of the malware and potentially dangerous programs on your computer. You will be able to select what you want to remove. However, if you prefer to perform the cleaning by yourself, we have developed a comprehensive removal guide that you may find below. Perform all of the steps and you will get rid of CouponUnity adware.
Symptoms of CouponUnity infection on your computer can be: computer crashes, unusual homepage or search engine on your browser, unwanted pop-up ads and advertising banners. We recommend to download our automatic removal tool. This removal tool has been tested for CouponUnity threat removal and it is easy to use.
After performing all of the steps above you should have all of your web browsers clean of the COUPONUNITY and other suspicious add-ons and extensions. However to complete the removal procedure we strongly advise to scan your computer with antivirus and anti-malware tools like SpyHunter, HitmanPro 32-bit, HitmanPro 64-bit or Malwarebytes Anti-Malware. Those programs might help to you find registry entries of malware and remove them safely.