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The fake update Flash Player or Java pop-up ads are caused by an ad-supported extension for Internet Explorer, Firefox and Chrome, which is distributed through various monetization platforms during installation.
This malicious browser extensions is typically added when you install another free software (video recording, download-managers or PDF creators) that had bundled into their installation this adware program.
There are a few reasons for this decline in popularity.
Because Flash Player is a relatively old plug-in, it has become increasingly vulnerable to online threats like viruses and hackers.
If you are thinking that only brighter part comes with the Adobe Flash 10.3 then you got to give this a thought as Adobe itself released a list of limitations of using this Flash version of 10.3, though Adobe promised to solve all of the below mentioned in the next available update which will be soon released.
Please note that this Adobe Flash 10.3 version supports Android devices which is powered by Android’s Froyo 2.2 or 2.2.1 version, Gingerbread 2.3 and other 2.3 versions and also supports the latest Honeycomb 3 as well as 3.1 version.If you click on the “Download”, “Run Update” or “Click to install now” button, instead of installing an update for Adobe Flash Player or Java, you’ll agree to download an adware or a malicious programs onto your computer.The fake update Flash Player or Java link may install on your computer potentially unwanted programs like: toolbars (Sweet-Page Toolbar, Delta Toolbar, Trovi Search), adware (Web Cake, Enhance Tronic, Coupon Buddy) or other forms of malware.When infected with this malicious program, other common symptoms include: You should always pay attention when installing software because often, a software installer includes optional installs, such as this “Update Flash Player” or “Update Java” adware. Always opt for the custom installation and deselect anything that is not familiar, especially optional software that you never wanted to download and install in the first place.It goes without saying that you should not install software that you don’t trust.Some mobile browsers, including Safari for i OS, can't even use Flash Player.