By GoldSparrow in Potentially Unwanted Programs

Threat Scorecard

Ranking: 8,366
Threat Level: 80 % (High)
Infected Computers: 40,434
First Seen: January 28, 2015
Last Seen: September 15, 2023
OS(es) Affected: Windows

The MP1ayerV2.1 software published by MPplayerS3rv is deemed by security researchers as adware because it injects marketing materials in the web browser. The MP1ayerV2.1 is built with the Crossrider extension toolkit, and you may detect it as a browser extension, an add-on, and a Browser Helper Object. The MP1ayerV2.1 adware functions as a marketing engine of vendors that is used to present users with many discounts, coupons, banners, special offers, ad boxes and pop-ups. Adware such as the MP1ayerV2.1 often uses freeware installers as a vessel to achieve a drive-by installation when you use the 'Express' or 'Typical' option. The ads by MP1ayerV2.1 might cover your browser surface, and your click-stream could be used to generate custom-made marketing content. The activities performed by the MP1ayerV2.1 adware may obstruct your online routine, and you might want to use a trustworthy anti-malware application to clean your PC.


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