Home Malware Programs Potentially Unwanted Programs (PUPs) FiveInstall


Posted: July 2, 2014

Threat Metric

Ranking: 13,400
Threat Level: 1/10
Infected PCs: 651
First Seen: July 2, 2014
Last Seen: September 4, 2023
OS(es) Affected: Windows

FiveInstall is an adware program and potentially unwanted application. Use of FiveInstall may not harm your computer but it could allow for several unwanted and annoying messages to be displayed across your screen. The FiveInstall program may claim to offer easy ways to keep software updated through various alerts. These alerts could interrupt your use of your computer and reduce performance of your web browser application. Eliminating the actions of FiveInstall may require complete removal of the FiveInstall program and any related files loaded on your system. FiveInstall could install through loading random freeware programs or bundled software. Automatically removing FiveInstall may require the use of an antispyware application.