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Type: Adware
Also Known As: Troj/Swizzor-AW (SOPHOS) Swizzor.gen (Mcafee) Download Plugin
Created By: Zone Media Ltd.
Danger Level: 2
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: Snippets from the license agreement:

Plugin is an Ad-Ware software which enables the broadcasting of advertisements, and execution of e-commerce and other internet related services on the user-interface of the software. You agree to receive, from time to time, advertisements and other contents through the Download Plugin.

By accepting this agreement you acknowledge that in order for this software to function properly it must communicate with its host network via the Internet from your computer.

Comment: Zone-Plugin software is advertising supported and provides additional content based on keywords in the websites you visit.
Communicates with host. Can download additional software.
Information URL: http://www.zone-media.com/

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