100hot


· Overview ·
· Origins ·
· Distribution ·
· Operation ·
· Risks ·
· Detection and Removal ·
· Research ·



Overview

Summary:

Spyware cookie used by http://www.100hot.com.

Vendor Notes:

"Please note that InfoSpace does not control all HTML served in conjunction with its sites. InfoSpace sites may include content from other parties that may perform user activity tracking other than that described herein. In particular, some of our partners may use "cookies" in ways that we do not."

Category:

Tracking Cookie: Any cookie that is shared among two or more web pages for the purpose of tracking a user's surfing history.

Similar Pests:

Tracking Cookie

Origins

Group:

InfoSpace, Inc

Vendor:

http://www.100hot.com/index.html

Mailing Address:

InfoSpace, Inc., 601 108th Avenue NE, Suite 1200, Bellevue, WA 98004 USA

Phone:

Tel: 425.201.6100 Fax: 425.201.6150

Date of Origin:

January, 2003

Distribution

Prevalence:

  • 100hot: < 0.00005%
  • More Info

    Clot Factor:

  • 100hot: 1
  • The "Clot Factor" is a measure of how much a pest "gums up" a machine by adding registry entries, files, and directories. As more objects are placed in a machine, manual removal becomes more difficult and more error-prone.

    Operation

    Risks

    Privacy Policy:

    http://www.100hot.com/help/privacy_policy.html

    Detection and Removal

    Automatic Removal:

    PestPatrol detects this.

    PestPatrol removes this.



    Research

    More Info:

  • AllTheWeb, AltaVista, AOL Search, Ask Jeeves, Google, HotBot, Lycos, LookSmart, MSN, Yahoo!
  • Research By:

  • PestPatrol's Pest Research Center
  • Last Revised:

    April 25, 2005