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Adware.Multiplug is Malwarebytes’ detection name for a family of adwareinstallers targeting Windows systems.

Type and source of infection

Adware.Multiplug uses a great variety of methods to deliver their advertisements. They are known to use randomized file and folder names and are usually installed by bundlers.


block Adware.Multiplug

Malwarebytes blocks Adware.Multiplug


Malwarebytes can detect and remove Adware.Multiplug without further user interaction.

  1. Please download Malwarebytesto your desktop.
  2. Double-click MBSetup.exeand follow the prompts to install the program.
  3. When your Malwarebytes for Windowsinstallation completes, the program opens to the Welcome to Malwarebytes screen.
  4. Click on the Get started button.
  5. Click Scan to start a Threat Scan.
  6. Click Quarantineto remove the found threats.
  7. Reboot the system if prompted to complete the removal process.