Short Bio

This is the detection for a family of adware that uses the following advertisement delivery methods:

  • Pop-ups and pop-unders
  • Inserted banners on websites
  • Turning text on sites into hyperlinks



Malwarebytes can remove Adware.Adposhel without further user interaction. Sometimes, a DNS hijack needs to be rectified, which requires a reboot. Malwarebytes will prompt you to do so when needed.

Associated threats

  • Adware.Adposhel.DNSRst
  • Adware.Adposhel.NSIS

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