Aliases: Web Cake (other)
Microsoft security software detects and removes this unwanted software.
This adware program shows ads as you browse the web.
You can see examples of these ads on the Technical information tab.
It can be downloaded from the program's website or bundled with some third-party software installation programs, like SoftwareBundler:Win32/Cakeport.
Find out more about how and why we identify unwanted software.
This program poses a high threat to your PC.
You might need to manually remove this program:
The entry for this program might be called "WebCake".
If an uninstaller is not available, does not work properly, or you do not want to use it, you can use the following free tools to detect and remove this program and other unwanted software from your PC:
- Windows Defender Antivirus for Windows 10 and Windows 8.1, or Microsoft Security Essentials for Windows 7 and Windows Vista
- Microsoft Safety Scanner
You should also run a full scan. A full scan might find hidden threats.
Remove browser add-ons
You might need to remove add-ons from your browser:
- Manage add-ons in Internet Explorer
- Disable or remove Add-ons in Firefox
- Uninstall extensions in Chrome
Get more help
If you’re using Windows XP, see our Windows XP end of support page.