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It opens several advertising websites with Internet Explorer and a web page from which the emule can be downloaded. If it is installed, besides the program, the adware program detected as Navipromo is also installed. It does not spread automatically by its own means.
|First detected on:||Oct. 8, 2008|
|Detection updated on:||Oct. 17, 2008|
APop.A is a Trojan which opens several Internet Explorer windows, among them advertising websites and a web page from which the emule can be downloaded, though it is not the official version.
If the user decides to install it, besides the program, the adware program detected as Navipromo is installed. This adware is designed to redirect the user to websites from which rogue antimalware programs are downloaded, among other programs.
APop.A does not spread automatically by its own means.
APop.A is easy to recognize, as when it is run, several Internet Explorer windows are opened. Some of them of advertising websites and one of them belongs to a page from which the emule can be downloaded, though it is not the official version:>