Threat Database Adware Diamondata


By Domesticus in Adware

Threat Scorecard

Ranking: 16,602
Threat Level: 20 % (Normal)
Infected Computers: 1,380
First Seen: September 18, 2013
Last Seen: July 26, 2023
OS(es) Affected: Windows

Diamondata is a potentially unwanted program, which is categorized as an adware program. Diamondata may be used by cybercriminals to display various pop-up ads, coupons, banners and similar offers. Diamondata may usually be installed on the affected computer without the target PC user's permission. Cybercriminals may use the tricky technique to install Diamondata onto the vulnerable computer system without easily noticing it. Diamondata may replace the default homepage and search engine with some advertising website, or open the certain website in a new tab window. Annoying pop-up advertisements from Diamondata may show up every time the PC user browses any online shopping websites. Diamondata affects Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, and Google Chrome by showing disturbing pop-up advertisements, which specify that they are sent to the computer user by Diamondata. Diamondata may violate the computer user's privacy. Diamondata may gather the affected PC user's personal information and use it for malicious intentions.

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Registry Details

Diamondata may create the following registry entry or registry entries:
SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\explorer\Browser Helper Objects\{055af109-de93-4160-bcfc-7da70ecaa020}
SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\explorer\Browser Helper Objects\{055af109-de93-4160-bcfc-7da70ecaa020}
SYSTEM\ControlSet001\services\eventlog\Application\Update diamondata
SYSTEM\ControlSet001\services\Update diamondata
SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\services\eventlog\Application\Update diamondata
SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\services\Update diamondata


Diamondata may create the following directory or directories:



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