By GoldSparrow in Adware

Threat Scorecard

Ranking: 17,446
Threat Level: 60 % (Medium)
Infected Computers: 227
First Seen: July 24, 2009
Last Seen: July 14, 2024
OS(es) Affected: Windows

DSSAgent is an adware component that typically runs every time you start up your computer. DSSAgent may assail your DNS server with constant connections to www.Brodcast.net and other domains. DSSAgent runs secretly, as a hidden process, without any user interface. DSSAgent usually slows down a network and degrades a computer's performance.


15 security vendors flagged this file as malicious.

Anti-Virus Software Detection
Sunbelt Brodcast DSSAGENT
Sophos Dcast Agent
Panda Adware/DSSAgent
NOD32 Win32/Adware.DSSAgent
Microsoft Spyware:Win32/BrodcastDSSAGENT
McAfee-GW-Edition Ad-Spyware.Background.A
McAfee potentially unwanted program DSSAgent
K7AntiVirus Non-Virus:AdWare.Win32.Background
Ikarus not-a-virus:AdWare.Win32.Background
Fortinet Misc/Generic.88F4
F-Secure AdWare.Win32.Background
DrWeb Adware.DSSAgent
Comodo Application.Win32.Adware.DSSAgent
CAT-QuickHeal AdWare.Background (Not a Virus)
BitDefender Adware.Background.A

SpyHunter Detects & Remove DSSAgent

File System Details

DSSAgent may create the following file(s):
# File Name MD5 Detections
1. DSSAGENT.EXE b55c6df7fdfbafe93ecb36db98d07d12 112

Related Posts


Most Viewed