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What purpose does Internet Updater serve?

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What purpose does Internet Updater serve?

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Interner Updater is a potentially unwanted program. It comes bundled by third party software like Conduit Toolbar. The software connects to and tries to install various software updates. Internet Updater injects advertisement like banners, inline text hyperlinks and popups in order to promote the installation of additional unwanted content including browser toolbars, optimization software so the publisher can generate pay-per-click revenue.
Multiple trusted antivirus scanners have detected possible malware in Internet Updater.

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