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It automatically opens web pages, mostly, for adults without user's awareness or consent. It is downloaded by Trj/Downloader.DLE.
|First detected on:||Aug. 11, 2005|
|Detection updated on:||March 8, 2007|
|Yes, using TruPrevent Technologies
PicsPlace is an adware program that automatically opens web pages, mostly, for adults without user's awareness or consent. This way, each time one of them is opened, the author of PicsPlace will profit from it.
PicsPlace reaches the computer downloaded by the Trojan detected as Downloader.DLE.
PicsPlace is difficult to recognize, as it does not display any messages or warnings that indicate it has reached the computer.
However, sometimes, the web pages that PicsPlace opens automatically and without user's intervention can be viewed. Most of these pages are for adults.