Is Mindspark.A a virus or Malware

MalwareBytes has detected numerous registration keys for Mindspark.A and quarantined them.

Is Mindspark.A a virus or Malware; how significant are it's conseequences, how to remove completely and does it keep returning?

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It's one of those PUP/Adware nuisance programs.

Suggest you see this step by step free removal guide from Malwaretips: 

http://malwaretips.com/blogs/pup-optional-mindspark-removal/

New link, January 2018:

https://malwaretips.com/blogs/remove-pup-optional-mindspark/

MVP Consumer Security 2014-2016
Windows Insider MVP 2016-2018

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