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FunDeals

What is FunDeals?

FunDeals is an adware program will display extra advertisements when users are using search engines such as Bing and Google. In Chrome, it installs itself as an extension and in Internet Explorer it runs as a process as well as a Browser Helper Object. It also adds itself as a Windows add-on. The program creates an entry in the Add or Remove Programs of the Control Panel however deleting this entry might stop the adware running, but will not stop ads from displaying. Once installed, This adware displays ads if a user searches using Bing or Google by injecting or inserting over new ads in search as well as various web pages that use 3rd party advertising. The software users the InstalleRex download and install manager from WebPicks Holdings used to distribute Pay Per Install monetized software, typically unwanted toolbars and web browser extensions.

Overview

It adds a Browser Helper Object (BHO) to Internet Explorer. The primary executable is named MBYR.exe. A majority of users end up uninstalling this less than a week of it being installed. The setup package generally installs about 3 files and is usually about 1.34 MB (1,404,017 bytes).
  • Malware detected in the program
  • Integrates into the web browser
  • Typically distributed through a pay-per-install bundle
  • Injects advertisements unassociated with the underlying web page
  • The experts agree, you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in FunDeals.
MBYR.exe (01dbafc5e40e8b1ee26068bd2b025bbb) has been flagged by the following 12 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
AhnLab-V3 2014.01.11 Trojan/Win32.Preloader
AVG 2015.0.3582 Generic_r
Baidu-International 4.0.3.14126 Adware.Win32.MegaSearch.aJhm
ESET-NOD32 8.9277 a variant of Win32/AdWare.MultiPlug.K.gen
Fortinet FortiGate 1/26/2014 Adware/Megasearch
Kaspersky 14.0.0.4407 not-a-virus:AdWare.Win32.MegaSearch
Malwarebytes v2014.01.26.03 PUP.Optional.MultiPlug.A
McAfee 5600.7238 PUP-FFY!01DBAFC5E40E
McAfee-GW-Edition 7.7238 PUP-FFY!01DBAFC5E40E
Panda Antivirus 14.01.26.03 Trj/Genetic.gen
TrendMicro-HouseCall 7.2.26 TROJ_GEN.R0CBH07A914
Vba32 AntiVirus 3.12.24.3 BScope.Trojan.Agent
FunDeals has been found to be bundled with 3rd party software. If you have not purposefully installed this, you should be safe uninstalling it.
Find out how to remove FunDeals.

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: FiunDeaals
URL: justplug.it
Installation folder: C:\ProgramData\fundeals
Uninstaller: "C:\ProgramData\FunDeals\MBYR.exe" /s /n /C:"ExecuteCommands;UninstallCommands" ""
Estimated size: 1.34 MB

Program filesFiles installed by FunDeals

Program executable:MBYR.exe (Malware detected)
Path:C:\ProgramData\fundeals\MBYR.exe
MD5:01dbafc5e40e8b1ee26068bd2b025bbb
Additional files:
  • (Malware detected) MBYR.exe (by Setup)
  • MBYR.dll
  • MBYR.x64.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • MBYR.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'FunDeals' with the class of {896A653F-62F8-5FEA-66CF-2657EE7FAC48}.

How do I remove FunDeals?

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Or, you can uninstall FunDeals from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program FunDeals, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove FunDeals.
  4. If for some reason uninstallation fails, please install Microsoft's uninstall fixer utility which will help fix problems with programs that can't be uninstalled at support.microsoft.com.

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by FunDeals you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 88%
Keep it 12%
 
MOST USED OS
~99%
Windows 7 (SP1)
 
COUNTRY POPULARITY
100.00%
United States

Distribution by countryGeography

100.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 100.00%

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