Home Malware Programs Potentially Unwanted Programs (PUPs) GiftsHorse.xyz


Posted: February 23, 2015

GiftsHorse.xyz is a pop-up window that is typically displayed due to an adware infection or a PUP (Potentially Unwanted Program). Such infections are known to affect your web browser and computer as well. Typically, users might get infected by visiting unreliable websites, installing unwanted applications or adware programs. Annoying pop-ups by GiftsHorse.xyz are only a part of this perilous infection. Users might also experience plenty of irritating online advertisements like pop-up ads, banners, etc. In addition, GiftsHorse.xyz might change your browser's homepage and default search engine in order to redirect users to potentially harmful domains. The IP address of this domain,, is also known to be related to distribution of the Sality virus and InstallCore application.