Adware.Media Watch

Adware.Media Watch Description

Media Watch Image 1Media Watch is adware that may show a variety of pop-up advertisements and messages on the PC and attempt to advertise various commercial websites. Media Watch may propagate and enter the computer packaged with a variety of free applications that the PC users download from suspicious download websites. Media Watch may be embedded into Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome Web browsers. Upon installation, Media Watch may show unwanted pop-ups advertisements and notifications with the text 'Ads by Media Watch' on the bottom right corner. 'Ads by Media Watch' may show up any time, no matter what website the computer user visits. The content of 'Ads by Media Watch' may involve ads of free downloads, commercial offers and other sale, all of them probably encompassing links to the associated websites. The main intention of Media Watch may be to raise traffic of affiliated websites and increase their page ranking in search results.

Technical Information

Screenshots & Other Imagery

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File System Details

Adware.Media Watch creates the following file(s):
# File Name Size MD5 Detection Count
1 %PROGRAMFILES%\MediaWatchV1\MediaWatchV1home9737\ie\MediaWatchV1home9737.dll 87,040 bc58ca3d1a5f4cb15e24f8196d585ae4 3
2 %PROGRAMFILES%\MediaWatchV1\MediaWatchV1home2790\ie\MediaWatchV1home2790.dll 87,040 130620cab055baa403014e614286f213 2
3 %PROGRAMFILES%\MediaWatchV1\MediaWatchV1home7416\ie\MediaWatchV1home7416.dll 87,040 22985d4b3bb3afbd9eea202892956d58 2
4 %PROGRAMFILES%\MediaWatchV1\MediaWatchV1home5131\ie\MediaWatchV1home5131.dll 87,040 be6b7be03f4eb5a55299c2ed83c50e19 2
5 %PROGRAMFILES%\MediaWatchV1\MediaWatchV1home7369\ie\MediaWatchV1home7369.dll 87,040 6958f0bc95f1473dc2e12c23709005f3 1
6 %PROGRAMFILES%\MediaWatchV1\MediaWatchV1home905\ie\MediaWatchV1home905.dll 87,040 c934e1fadb082fbde33579d08d64b1c2 1
7 %PROGRAMFILES%\MediaWatchV1\MediaWatchV1home4769\ie\MediaWatchV1home4769.dll 87,040 01c21826858b15689c2e46d3319ed136 1
8 %PROGRAMFILES%\MediaWatchV1\MediaWatchV1home4334\ie\MediaWatchV1home4334.dll 87,040 784778eb720c482214d12b87ada3d4c5 1
9 %PROGRAMFILES%\MediaWatchV1\MediaWatchV1home5416\ie\MediaWatchV1home5416.dll 87,040 e676dd7cdea1829f29f9996aead33b98 1
10 %PROGRAMFILES%\MediaWatchV1\MediaWatchV1home3809\ie\MediaWatchV1home3809.dll 87,040 f77958531870e4cfb7ea99a3e59ce5eb 1
11 %PROGRAMFILES%\MediaWatchV1\MediaWatchV1home9337\ie\MediaWatchV1home9337.dll 87,040 83605ecc9de014f4403eeff3471e2a8c 1
12 %PROGRAMFILES%\MediaWatchV1\MediaWatchV1home1046\ie\MediaWatchV1home1046.dll 87,040 59f6053755361cc37ef1ecaf706e069a 1
13 %PROGRAMFILES%\MediaWatchV1\MediaWatchV1home6508\ie\MediaWatchV1home6508.dll 87,040 211806219f3203bf5c1d745580920f5f 1
14 %PROGRAMFILES%\MediaWatchV1\MediaWatchV1home7160\ie\MediaWatchV1home7160.dll 87,040 65f51291689ac261b10a7a53e609f67a 1
15 %PROGRAMFILES%\MediaWatchV1\MediaWatchV1home8630\ie\MediaWatchV1home8630.dll 87,040 019dc0402f7cd301dcf062368681f25d 1
16 %PROGRAMFILES%\MediaWatchV1\MediaWatchV1home8885\ie\MediaWatchV1home8885.dll 87,040 370f2c3bcb8fa2931142615c44c384c8 1
17 %PROGRAMFILES%\MediaWatchV1\MediaWatchV1home4908\ie\MediaWatchV1home4908.dll 87,040 3acf759038c9b2ac24cffda33e1ede2a 1
18 %PROGRAMFILES%\MediaWatchV1\MediaWatchV1home3393\ie\MediaWatchV1home3393.dll 87,040 c0a93f1418cf8a1dc19965c3e56c8a7e 1
19 %PROGRAMFILES%\MediaWatchV1\MediaWatchV1home9486\ie\MediaWatchV1home9486.dll 87,040 e203bf3faab6263637f3fda6c32101b5 1
20 %PROGRAMFILES%\MediaWatchV1\MediaWatchV1home3205\ie\MediaWatchV1home3205.dll 87,040 cd50855bfb4c0f69e664f2a54f29acbb 1
21 %PROGRAMFILES%\MediaWatchV1\MediaWatchV1home653\ie\MediaWatchV1home653.dll 87,040 5b89761972cddd4668da0f3b5a6620b1 1
22 %PROGRAMFILES%\MediaWatchV1\MediaWatchV1home7831\ie\MediaWatchV1home7831.dll 87,040 540497d67502c83d7e33e4cd1fdf6052 1
23 %PROGRAMFILES%\MediaWatchV1\MediaWatchV1home8127\ie\MediaWatchV1home8127.dll 87,040 beda5e97ab7737ad7151085248b7c003 1
24 %PROGRAMFILES%\MediaWatchV1\MediaWatchV1home1679\ie\MediaWatchV1home1679.dll 87,040 d6167c624174988d016a9217b28ac443 1
25 %PROGRAMFILES%\MediaWatchV1\MediaWatchV1home2054\ie\MediaWatchV1home2054.dll 87,040 42795cc41a4d3004ec00f2818dc5fbe0 1
26 %PROGRAMFILES%\MediaWatchV1\MediaWatchV1home4133\ie\MediaWatchV1home4133.dll 87,040 ed06d2f25165296b0ddab1ca7531874d 1
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Registry Details

Adware.Media Watch creates the following registry entry or registry entries:
Directory
%PROGRAMFILES%\MediaWatchV1
%PROGRAMFILES(X86)%\MediaWatchV1
Registry key
SOFTWARE\MediaWatchV1
Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Approved Extensions\{0bedd7af-6784-43e5-ac43-dd83f163db2c}
Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Approved Extensions\{c271b5d3-72b3-44b0-9a01-c552b4f08792}
SOFTWARE\Mozilla\Firefox\Extensions\ext@MediaWatchV1home2384.net
SOFTWARE\Mozilla\Firefox\Extensions\ext@MediaWatchV1home2491.net
SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\MediaWatchV1
SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Mozilla\Firefox\Extensions\ext@MediaWatchV1home2384.net
SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Mozilla\Firefox\Extensions\ext@MediaWatchV1home2491.net

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