Microsoft security software detects and removes this threat.

This program installs TrojanClicker:Win32/Clikug.A (also known as GigaClicks) at the same time as other applications. TrojanClicker:Win32/Clikug.A can use your PC for click fraud, making it run slower than usual.

Find out ways that malware can get on your PC.  

What to do now

Use the following free Microsoftsoftware to detect and remove this threat:

You should also run a full scan. A full scan might find other, hidden malware.

Remove programs

You might need to manually remove this program:

The entry for this program may be called "GigaClicks Crawler".

Get more help

You can also visit our advanced troubleshooting page or search the Microsoft virus and malware community for more help.

If you’re using Windows XP, see our Windows XP end of support page.

Threat behavior

This program installs TrojanClicker:Win32/Clikug.A at the same time as other applications.



The following could indicate that you have this threat on your PC:

  • Slow Internet speeds when you browse websites or play games
  • Poor PC performance
  • Unusually high bandwidth usage reported or charged to you by your Internet Service Provider (ISP).
  • You have these files: 
  • You have the following uninstall entry:



Alert level: Severe
First detected by definition: 1.169.719.0
Latest detected by definition: 1.203.984.0 and higher
First detected on: Mar 25, 2014
This entry was first published on: Mar 24, 2014
This entry was updated on: Aug 21, 2014

This threat is also detected as:
No known aliases