Threat Description

Js/forcepopup@troj

Details

Aliases: Js/forcepopup@troj
Category: Malware
Type: Trojan
Platform: JS

Summary



Files detected as JS/forcepopup@troj are attempting to install software that generates popup windows. The software is capable of bypassing popup blockers such as Internet Explorer popup blocker, Norton Internet Security popup blocker, and Google Toolbar. Furthermore, it has a tracking cookie that can be used to track the affected user's browsing habits.



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