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Posted: December 3, 2013

Threat Metric

Ranking: 539
Threat Level: 2/10
Infected PCs: 78,978
First Seen: December 3, 2013
Last Seen: October 17, 2023
OS(es) Affected: Windows

Adware.bGuard is adware that may show coupons, deals, pop-up ads and sponsored links via a pop-up box on social networking and online shopping websites. The pop-up adverts of Adware.bGuard may be shown as boxes, which encompass a variety of coupons, which, when clicked, may display random advertisements that claim to supposedly come to the PC user by Adware.bGuard. Adware.bGuard might be created specifically to generate advertising revenue. Adware.bGuard may boost web traffic, show pop-up adverts and sponsored links within the web browser, and redirect computer users to questionable websites. Adware.bGuard may add an unwanted browser extension, plug-in or add-on for Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome when the PC user installs other free software from the net that might had packed into their installation Adware.bGuard. When the PC user installs any free apps, he may also install Adware.bGuard on the computer system.

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