Adware.AdPeak

Short bio

This is an adware capable of hijacking known browsers, such as Internet Explorer, Chrome, and Firefox. Apart from displaying advertisements, this also redirects users to affiliate websites and, sometimes, dubious websites.

Common infection method

Adware.AdPeak arrives on affected systems as part of a bundle.

Remediation

Malwarebytes can remove Adware.AdPeak without further user interaction.

Associated threats

  • Adware.AdPeak.NSIS

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