Adware.Win32.Generic is a threat detected by either Microsoft Security Essentials, Windows Defender for Windows 8 or Microsoft Safety Scanner. This Adware.Win32.Generic threat is classified as PUP a Potentially Unwanted Program by Microsoft because it inflicts and acts as a malicious threat into your computer system. Adware.Win32.Generic is not a virus but it does act like one. Adware.Win32.Generic is adware which is bundled using custom installers and dropped on your computer during the installation process. Most users have no idea how this Adware.Win32.Generic threat is installed on there computer and what it is, until Microsoft Security Essentials, Windows Defender for Windows 8 or Microsoft Safety Scanner detects it as a malicious threat or virus. Follow our instruction to remove this Adware.Win32.Generic threat from your computer.