Adware.Multiplug

Shot Bio

This is a detection for a family of adware installers that use a great variation of  methods to deliver their advertisements. They are known to use randomized file and folder names. They are usually installed by bundlers.

Remediation

Malwarebytes can remove Adware.Multiplug without further user interaction. For some variants a reboot is required to complete removal. Malwarebytes will prompt you to do so if necessary.

Associated threats

  • Adware.MultiPlug.AppFlsh
  • PUP.Optional.MultiPlug.PrxySvrRST
  • Trojan.MultiPlug

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