Deceiving domain - fofy.com

Type: Adware

Fofy.com is an adware-related website that acts as a handy news source. However, the main supported activities by this app are advertising and redirecting. The program pushes various bogus offers such as downloading vulnerability scanners.

Additionally, Fofy.com virus can get you involved in scamming, various surveys, and fake prize claims that you should be aware of. Do not click on the ads that come from this domain as you might get redirected to an affiliate source. Some of these websites might appear to be potentially dangerous and filled with malware. The adware also injects tracking cookies so it can record non-personal data that is related to the user's browsing sessions and online activities.

The distribution method that is used by Fofy.com developers is "software bundling". This happens when the user downloads bundled software from a third-party source and has weak downloading settings such as theĀ  "Recommended" ones. Also, you can get this adware delivered through a fake flash player update or infectious advert.

Name Fofy.com
Type Adware/PUP
Tasks This product can display advertising posts and offer to download rogue programs and services. Also, the adware can get the user involved in various redirecting activities, start recording his browsing history, browser information, and data about the online sessions performed
Distribution The main spreading strategy used by adware developers refers to "bundling". Also, the product can appear on the computer system through a fake software update or misleading ad

fofy.com violations

2CR-015: The domain has been flagged as suspicious by multiple cybersecurity websites

2CR-001: The questionable website delivers various offers to download rogue vulnerability scanners

The questionable website delivers various offers to download rogue vulnerability scanners