Deceiving domain - 0123movies.com

Type: Browser Hijackers

0123movies.com is the video streaming site that supposed to provide valuable services, stream tv shows, movies, other content that is, in most cases, copyrighted. This is not a legal site that shouldn't be used on purpose. Especially, when this is the page launched and controlled by advertisers, commercial material providers.

0123movies.com program is categorized as a possibly malicious, questionable redirect site that can create various issues due to unwanted pop-ups, banners, exposure to other misleading or harmful material. layers, pop-ups, and redirects triggered by this domain that contain various advertisements and when clicked launches redirects to pages that promote tools or directly distribute useless applications to affect the performance and security of your device further. 

If you click on any of those pop-ups, notifications, forms that encourage you to allow notifications, additional content, you give permission for unknown material and possibly malicious content display. Visiting such pages can lead to exposure to malicious material, malware infiltration, and so on. 

Domain 0123movies.com
Type of malware Adware/ browser hijacker/potentially unwanted program
Issues The PUP exposes users to possibly malicious content and leads to undisclosed installations of programs and tools, advertisers can gather, track and misuse information about the visitor that is recorded from clicks and page views
Distribution Freeware installation and other sites like this can lead to drops of PUPs

0123movies.com violations

2CR-015: The site is recognized as possibly malicious by AV engines

The site is recognized as possibly malicious by AV engines

2CR-007: The page shows pop-ups, notifications with false claims, so the user is not closing the browser

The page shows pop-ups, notifications with false claims, so the user is not closing the browser