PUADlManager:Win32/OpenDownloadManager is a detection for malicious program that operates in the computer and aims of controlling the internet browser application as well as the system. This detection by Microsoft Defender Antivirus covers stand-alone program and browser extension that normally gets installed on the computer without taking the permission from users.
PUADlManager:Win32/OpenDownloadManager normally arrives on the computer uninvited. It is usually embedded to malicious freeware or shareware. Once active on the computer, this virus can perform different actions that can could annoy the user. Most of the time, it displays pop-up ads and redirects when it senses that the web user is browsing the web.
How to remove PUADlManager:Win32/OpenDownloadManager?
The existence of this unwanted program could be the basis for additional computer infection. Therefore, immediate removal is suggested. Bear in mind that neglecting this kind of attack is highly discouraged due to different hazardous effects that it may cause. You may scan the computer with the following legitimate security applications:
- Combo Cleaner for Windows
- Windows Defender (Windows 8 and 10)
- Microsoft Security Essentials (Windows 7 and Vista)
The virus scan should be run in full mode. This is the best method to detect PUADlManager:Win32/OpenDownloadManager or any relevant viruses from the computer. We also suggest running a full scan after disabling the System Restore to avoid reinstating the virus just in case that this feature is compromised.
For more help
PUADlManager:Win32/OpenDownloadManager is included in the family of unwanted programs. To see more threats that belongs to this group, you may visit the PUA list of malware.
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