Navipromo

Threat description

Details

Category: Spyware
Type: Adware
Platform: W32

Summary

Navipromo is adware running in stealth from the user by using rootkit techniques. The software reports back visited URLs to the server and displays pop-up and pop-under advertisement.



Removal

Automatic action

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Technical Details

Navipromo is advanced adware running silently from the user. The adware 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.

The software uses rootkit techniques to hide the files, processes and registry keys from the user.





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

Description Last Modified: 2007-07-03 17:55:54.0


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