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Posted: April 8, 2014

Threat Metric

Ranking: 3,695
Threat Level: 1/10
Infected PCs: 3,703
First Seen: April 8, 2014
Last Seen: October 17, 2023
OS(es) Affected: Windows

AdRemoverYouTube is adware/a potentially unwanted program (PUP) that may insert an unwanted browser extension, add-on or plug-in on a Web browser. AdRemoverYouTube may be downloaded and installed onto a computer system as an extra program bundled with freeware and other third-party applications that PC users can download and install from unreliable download websites. The main goal of AdRemoverYouTube may be to generate and display numerous unwanted pop-up advertisements and messages while the PC user is surfing the Internet and generating advertising income from clicks on ads. AdRemoverYouTube may be able to modify search results in genuine search providers and continuously reroute computer users to sponsored websites that may be created for commercial intentions.

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