Home Malware Programs Adware Adware.404Search


Posted: June 22, 2008

Threat Metric

Threat Level: 2/10
Infected PCs: 23
First Seen: July 24, 2009
Last Seen: November 21, 2021
OS(es) Affected: Windows

Adware.404Search is a vile adware application that is created and promoted by www.404search.com. Adware.404Search installs itself into Internet Explorer as a Browser Helper Object (BHO). Adware.404Search will log your browsing habits and send this information to its developers. Adware.404Search will then display large amounts of pop-up advertisements that are both insistent and annoying. Immediate removal of Adware.404Search is strongly recommended.

Technical Details

Registry Modifications

The following newly produced Registry Values are: