Threat Database Adware BrowserServices


By GoldSparrow in Adware

Threat Scorecard

Ranking: 13,176
Threat Level: 80 % (High)
Infected Computers: 2,609
First Seen: January 22, 2015
Last Seen: August 28, 2023
OS(es) Affected: Windows

The BrowserServices software by Selecao Technologies might be promoted as an online experience enhancer, but it is branded by security experts as adware. The BrowserServices adware may appear as BrowserServicesv3.2 that delivers to computer users ads, pop-ups, and sponsored links. The primary function of the BrowserServices adware is to promote products and products and to generate pay-per-click revenue for its developers. Adware such as the BrowserServicesv3.2 can arrive in your system by tagging along with a freeware installer, and you wouldn't notice it unless you explore the 'Custom' or 'Advanced' option. The BrowserServices software may attach itself to your web browser as a Browser Helper Object, an add-on or a browser extension in order to propel its ads and use your browsing history to display related advertisement. You might want to purge BrowserServices from your system as soon as the ads start piling, and you might use a reputable anti-spyware tool to do that.


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