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Wares

An informal word for goods for sale.
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'The people behind MobiDash often hide their adware module under the guise of popular applications and services,' Kaspersky security researcher Igor Golovin said.
Other download sources might include malware or adware. Also, avoid downloading software in bundles as these might contain bloatware.
Now before a deep dive into the findings, let's first understand what an adware is.
These include a malicious clicker that, among other things, can check the 'agree' box that triggers the adware installer, flooding a victim's device with unsolicited software.
These include a malicious clicker that, among other things can check the 'agree' box that triggers the adware installer, flooding a victim's device with unsolicited software.
I write to express my concern with regard to recent reports that the Adware Doctor application (app), sold through the Mac App Store, was covertly collecting browser histories from users, storing the data in a locked file, and periodically sending this user information to a server based in the Peoples Republic of China.
"The adware part of each app was embedded in what looks at first sight like a standard Android programming library that was itself embedded in the app," he wrote.
A second (https://news.drweb.com/show/?i=11581&lng=en) report published Wednesday from researchers at anti-malware security firm Dr.Web spotted an adware campaign floating around within the supposedly walled garden of the Google Play Store.
ONE of the best ways to avoid unwelcome intrusions on your computer is to make sure that you are using the most up-to-date antivirus software, as well as software that deals with all of the "wares" that we read about these days - Malware, Ransomware, Adware and Spyware.
20 October 2016 - California-based malware prevention and remediation company Malwarebytes has acquired adware removal tool AdwCleaner, the company said.
M2 EQUITYBITES-October 20, 2016-Malwarebytes Acquires Adware Removal Tool AdwCleaner