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Type: Adware
Also Known As: Trojan.Zlob.E (Symantec)
Category Description: Program that delivers advertisements on your PC.

Note that many websites have their own advertising, unrelated to adware.

Adware is any software application in which advertising is displayed while the program is running. The authors of these applications include additional code that delivers the ads, which can be viewed through pop-up windows or through a bar that appears on a computer screen and sometimes through text links or in integrated search results. Adware may or may not track personal information. It may also gather information anonymously or in aggregate only. Users should check the EULA and Privacy policy to ensure if the adware on their machines conforms to their standards.
Official Description: Opens a window warning the user the computer is infected with spyware. This is used to
get user to purchase some antispyware program listed on the website it redirects to.
Comment: Modifies Internet Explorer hompage and redirects searches.
May encrypt data gathered from the compromised computer by adding an encryption key to these directory locations.

%UserProfile%\Application Data\Microsoft\Crypto\RSA
%UserProfile%\Application Data\Microsoft\Protect


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