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Adware:W32/Navipromo

Classification

Category:  Spyware

Type:  Adware

Platform:  W32

Aliases:  Gen:variant.navipromo

Summary


This program delivers advertising content to the user. It is usually annoying but harmless, unless it is combined with spyware or trackware.

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Technical Details


Adware:W32/Navipromo is an advertisement display program that runs in stealth and hides from the user by using rootkit techniques. The software reports back visited URLs to the server and displays pop-up and pop-under advertisements.

Activity

To perform its advertising-display function, the program sends back visited URLs and receives back links to websites with related advertisements. These are displayed as pop-up or pop-under windows to the user.

Date Created: 2006-01-01 12:32:47.0

Date Last Modified: 2010-07-06 05:43:17.0