Smad.exe Description

Smad.exe aka Smad malware is a dangerous security and privacy threat to infected PC systems. Smad.exe is a main component of a harmful adware application Adware:MSIL/SanctionedMedia that shows pop-up advertisements on the compromised PC's screen while you surf the Internet. Smad.exe is an unsafe executable file which may damage your PC. Smad.exe affects your Internet surfing by slowing down web-connections and loading pop-up ads while connecting the infected computer to doubtful websites. Smad.exe is hard to remove by many security applications. Smad.exe intentionally struggle with useful software programs so that many applications potentially able to delete Smad.exe are themselves partially eliminated or blocked Smad malware. Get rid of Smad.exe by using an effective malware removal application.

Technical Information

File System Details

Smad.exe creates the following file(s):
# File Name Detection Count
1 %AppData%\SanctionedMedia\Smad\Smad.exe N/A

Registry Details

Smad.exe creates the following registry entry or registry entries:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\Smad: ""%AppData%\SanctionedMedia\Smad\Smad.exe""