Adware/Miner

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Adware/Miner is classified as a type of adware.
Adware is any software package that automatically displays advertisements while the program is running. Adware is often not malicious, but unwanted, and a user is often unaware of its being installed on the local machine.
The Fortinet Antivirus Analyst Team is constantly updating our descriptions. Please check the FortiGuard Encyclopedia regularly for updates.

recommended-action-logoRecommended Action

  • Make sure that your FortiGate/FortiClient system is using the latest AV database.
  • Quarantine/delete files that are detected and replace infected files with clean backup copies.

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Detection Availability

FortiGate
FortiClient
FortiAPS
FortiAPU
FortiMail
FortiSandbox
FortiWeb
Web Application Firewall
FortiIsolator
FortiDeceptor
FortiEDR

Version Updates

Date Version Detail
2024-05-22 92.04496
2024-05-22 92.04495
2024-05-21 92.04493
2024-05-21 92.04490
2024-05-21 92.04487
2024-05-21 92.04484
2024-05-21 92.04476
2024-05-21 92.04475
2024-05-21 92.04465
2024-05-20 92.04462