Threat Database Fake Warning Messages

By CagedTech in Fake Warning Messages is a misleading website that shows fake messages offering to update Java, video codecs or players. may be used as a marketing strategy designed to lead computer users to download adware and potentially unwanted programs or redirect to advertising websites similar to's message states: "Java Recommended. It is recommended to have Java in order to proceed." may be found in spam email messages, poisoned search results or linked to infected websites. Also, may be innocently clicked on because the confused computer user thinks he's installing a beneficial program. If the computer user clicks on the 'OK' button found on the message, instead of installing a Java update, he will agree to install adware or another problematic program.


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