Threat Database Adware SpikeDeals


By GoldSparrow in Adware

Threat Scorecard

Threat Level: 20 % (Normal)
Infected Computers: 1
First Seen: January 15, 2014
Last Seen: April 27, 2022
OS(es) Affected: Windows

SpikeDeals is an adware threat that displays various pop-up ads offering coupon deals or discounts for online shopping. The SpikeDeals ads are commonly displayed without any warning and could lead users to several unwanted sites attempting to offer additional online deals and coupons. SpikeDeals may be installed on a system through the download and loading of random freeware programs obtained from download sites. Once loaded, SpikeDeals is able to continually run in the background where it could interrupt normal surfing of the internet on most popular web browser applications. It is best that the files related to SpikeDeals be detected and safely removed with the use of an antimalware application.


SpikeDeals may call the following URLs:


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