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Posted: April 29, 2010

FunnyMall (Funny Mall) is a rogue toolbar designed for Internet Explorer. Funny Mall is promoted as an online search helper but it has a hidden payload. Funny Mall is also an adware program. FunnyMall is able to analyze search requests and browsing habits before producing advertisements related to the information gathered. It also sends the collected data to the malicious creators of Funny Mall. FunnyMall compromises privacy and the annoying pop-ups interrupt web browsing and smooth-running of the computer.

Registry Modifications

  • The following newly produced Registry Values are:
    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\..{RunKeys}HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run 'FunnyMall"