By CagedTech in Adware

Threat Scorecard

Threat Level: 20 % (Normal)
Infected Computers: 4
First Seen: November 25, 2014
Last Seen: November 7, 2018
OS(es) Affected: Windows

FoxWebber is a Possibly Unwanted Program that is advertised as an online shopping tool. FoxWebber is adware that may display numerous advertisements on affected Web browsers. Some of the advertisements displayed by FoxWebber may be related to your online searches, but others may not be useful which may become an annoyance. The advertisements related to the search terms typed by the computer user may be generated by information that FoxWebber adware collects from the user's activities. Although FoxWebber may be installed by computer users voluntarily, FoxWebber most used intrusion method is through a technique called 'bundling' that consists in adding an adware program to the installation wizard of a free application. It is always recommended to remove PUPs and unwanted adware applications from affected computers as a safety measure.


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