Adware

Adware or advertising-supported software is any software package that automatically plays, displays or downloads advertisements to a computer after the software is installed on it or while the application is being used. Some types of adware are also spyware and can be classified as privacy-invasive software.

Adware sometimes is installed in freeware or shareware which you download from the Internet and can be viewed through pop-up windows or through a bar that appears on a computer screen. Some adware is harmless but others can serve as parasites tracking your files and Internet activities only to report it back to third parties, usually advertisers, to assist them in channelling relevant advertisements to you.

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Most Trending Adware in the Last 7 Days


Threat Name Threat Level Alias Detection Count Date
22/10 a variant of MSIL/SBWatchman.A
Goobzo (fs)
MalSign.Skodna.A8D
225,757 05/29/2013 12:47:01 EST
22/10 N/A 11 07/24/2009 20:00:47 EST


There are 2234 articles listed on adware.

Name Date
‘G.onlinerewardcenter.net’ Pop-Up 06/10/2015 11:20:37 EST
‘Squirrelwool.science’ Pop-Up 06/04/2015 11:33:19 EST
‘Supportmyapple.info’ Pop-Up 06/11/2015 14:30:57 EST
Alpha Shopper Ads 06/22/2015 14:09:04 EST
Bold Letters Ads 06/04/2015 10:58:24 EST
Coupons and Fun 04/06/2015 13:17:54 EST
DealGrabbers 06/16/2015 11:21:10 EST
Finally Fast 06/12/2015 14:38:24 EST
GoGoGo Radio 06/02/2015 12:55:32 EST
Hawker Ads 06/22/2015 14:12:55 EST
HugeApps Ads 07/02/2015 09:07:16 EST
Jointheshop Ads 04/01/2015 12:13:02 EST
LuckyTab Class 06/10/2015 11:45:33 EST
My Deals Club 04/20/2015 12:21:27 EST
PickleDrug.Science 06/24/2015 12:08:26 EST
Razor Web Ads 06/08/2015 15:04:09 EST
SalesMagnet 04/09/2015 12:20:48 EST
The Results Hub 06/08/2015 14:10:04 EST
[RANDOM WORDS].pcupdates4free.org 07/01/2015 11:02:42 EST
’0800 FIXMYPC’ Pop-Ups 06/11/2015 14:26:37 EST
’2015 Rewards Survey’ Pop-Up 06/05/2015 13:27:26 EST
’647-360-4456′ Pop-Up 06/18/2015 13:43:46 EST
’855-791-2391′ Pop-Up 06/11/2015 15:25:57 EST
’855-981-9190′ Pop-Ups 05/22/2015 13:44:06 EST
’888-991-5298′ Tech Support Scam 05/08/2015 12:49:33 EST

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