Home Malware Programs Potentially Unwanted Programs (PUPs) ClicON


Posted: January 21, 2015

Threat Metric

Ranking: 1,313
Threat Level: 1/10
Infected PCs: 32,077
First Seen: January 21, 2015
Last Seen: October 17, 2023
OS(es) Affected: Windows

ClicON is a web browser extension or a plugin that alleges to optimize users' online shopping experience by saving money and time. ClicON is classified to be an adware-related application that presents special deals, offers and discounts. ClicON is a product by Ad Business Crown Solutions SL that seems to provide functional features, but in reality, it is an adware and a PUP (Potentially Unwanted Program). Potentially unwanted applications are mainly delivered in a pay-per-install-based bundle with other freeware, and often users are not aware that they've installed it. Once on your computer, an adware application such as ClicON produces plenty of unwanted advertisements and collects information about your browsing activities as well as search queries.

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