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Ads by Icarus

Posted: June 26, 2014

Threat Metric

Threat Level: 8/10
Infected PCs: 56
First Seen: June 26, 2014
Last Seen: May 20, 2022
OS(es) Affected: Windows

Icarus is an adware program and the Ads by Icarus pop-ups may display at random mostly when you are surfing the internet. The Ads by Icarus are apt to redirecting your web browser to various websites that may have questionable content or actions. The Ads by Icarus may also cause your web browser to perform poorly in some cases, which could prevent you from surfing the web in a normal fashion. Stopping the Ads by Icarus from popping up may require removal of all related files including plugins and add-on components. Automatically removing those files may be done through using an antispyware application that is capable or ridding a Windows PC of adware programs and files.