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It collects information on the Internet usage and the accessed web pages, and sends it to the servers of the company Aureate.
|First detected on:||Sept. 11, 2003|
|Detection updated on:||March 1, 2010|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
Aureate is an adware program that collects information on the Internet usage and the accessed web pages: number of connections and its length, time stayed on each page, visited banners, etc.
The collected information is then encrypted and sent through the port 1743 to the servers of the company Aureate.
Aureate is difficult to recognize, as it does not display any messages or warnings that indicate it has reached the computer.