Home Malware Programs Adware AdGoblin.foontext


Posted: March 28, 2006

The application AdGoblin.foontext can be manually installed or installed by other known applications that have Adware.AdGoblin within them.
AdGoblin.foontext is a browser helper object that open pop-up windows. AdGoblin.foontext will start process named iic*.exe, where * represents 0, 1, 2, or 3 characters.
AdGoblin.foontext connects to www.adsincontext.com, which is a clear sign of infection.

File System Modifications

  • The following files were created in the system:
    # File Name
    1 foontext.dll

Registry Modifications

  • The following CLSID's were detected:
    HKEY..\..\{CLSID Path}3182C8AB-5A3E-4644-80DA-647417799B11