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Ads By Jojo

Posted: May 5, 2014

Threat Metric

Ranking: 13,389
Threat Level: 1/10
Infected PCs: 424
First Seen: May 5, 2014
Last Seen: October 10, 2023
OS(es) Affected: Windows

Ads By Jojo is adware that may declare to help computer users save time and money while they are shopping online. Ads By Jojo adware may proliferate and enter the PC through bundled freeware that are available for download to computer users on suspicious download websites. Ads By Jojo may be downloaded and installed on the PC as an extra program to a free application. Ads By Jojo may display unwanted pop-up ads with the text 'Ads By Jojo' and messages that may carry discount coupons, sale deals and other offers on the computer system. Ads By Jojo may take over all Web browsers installed on the PC and alter the default browser settings. Ads By Jojo may also substitute the default homepage and search provider or a new tab page with an unreliable website that was created to possibly generate advertising revenue from clicks on advertisements and raised traffic of the suspicious website. Ads By Jojo may show a pop-up message 'A Media Player 12.3 update is Required to view this content', and if the computer user clicks the 'Update' button in the alert, he may enable to download and install other PC threats.