PUP.Optional.StrongSignal is a potentially unwanted program (PUP) that behaves like adware targeted at Windows systems.
Once PUP.Optional.StrongSignal is installed, this PUP pushes an excessive amount of pop-up and embedded advertisements on websites users visit.
StrongSignal is marketed as a tool that shows the user coupons for merchant sites they are visiting; however, it actually just bombards the user with advertisements whether they relate to the website or not. PUP.Optional.StrongSignal is usually found bundled with other software, which may be legitimate or potentially unwanted in nature.
Malwarebytes protects users from PUP.Optional.StrongSignal by using real-time protection.
Malwarebytes can detect and remove PUP.Optional.StrongSignal without further user interaction.
Should users wish to keep this program and exclude it from being detected in future scans, they can add the program to the exclusions list. Here’s how to do it.
If you want to allow the program to connect to the Internet, for example to fetch updates, also add an exclusion of the type Allow an application to connect to the internet and use the Browse button to select the file you wish to grant access.