LolyKey

LolyKey Description

Type: Adware

The LolyKey browser tool may claim that it provides advanced hotkey management but you may wish to know that is it classified as adware. Moreover, LolyKey is often incorporated with other adware in freeware packages, and users may unknowingly install adware via the 'Typical' or 'Expres' option. You may encounter the entry 'LolyKey Browser Add-On' in your 'Programs and Features' panel which indicates that the LolyKey adware is present on your PC. The LolyKey adware serves as a monetization tool for adware developers that earn affiliate marketing commission by displaying ads in your web browser. The LolyKey adware can use its browser integration to read your online history, preferred web resources, and your IP address. The information gathered by the LolyKey can be sent back to its servers for analysis, and you may receive targeted advertisements in your web browser that may take the form of banners, context, and transitional commercials. Additionally, security researchers note that the official website of LolyKey can be connected to other adware such as InstallCore and DomaIQ via its IP address. Needless to say, ads by LolyKey may direct you to visit unsafe online resources where your security could be compromised. You should keep in mind that you can install a credible anti-spyware utility that can clean your computer and help you avoid cyber threats and Potentially Unwanted Programs (PUPs).

Technical Information

File System Details

LolyKey creates the following file(s):
# File Name MD5 Detection Count
1 LolyKey.exe acfa68198e7f9b78441ceab9db9b8adf 4
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Registry Details

LolyKey creates the following registry entry or registry entries:
Registry key
SOFTWARE\LolyKey
SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\LolyKey
Directory
%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\Application Data\LolyKey
%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\LolyKey

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