Threat Database Adware Similar Products

Similar Products

By LoneStar in Adware

Similar Products is an adware application that may destroy the targeted computer system. Similar Products affects Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome browsers. Similar Products shows numerous annoying pop-up ads and messages on the desktop of the corrupted PC when the computer user is surfing the net. The messages shown by Similar Products may offer checking a variety of coupons, discounts and other offers for online shopping. They mostly occur on Amazon, eBay, Walmart and other e-commerce websites.
Similar Products proliferates together with other freeware and shareware programs. PC users often skip many installation steps and end up getting other software products installing to their computer systems automatically. Commonly, computer users can refuse installing all other programs at one of the steps on the process of installation. Similar Products may change browser settings. Similar Products may keep track of the target computer user's surfing activities so that it can bombard the PC user with relevant advertisements. Similar Products may gain access to the affected PC user's private details such as passwords and users names; therefore, Similar Products poses risk to the victim's security. All data gathered by Similar Products is later transmitted to scammers where they are used for marketing related intentions.


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