Published Oct 22, 2007 | Updated Apr 16, 2011

Adware:Win32/AdRotator

Detected with Windows Defender Antivirus

Aliases: not-a-virus:AdWare.Win32.TrafficSol.f (Kaspersky) W32/TrafficSol.F (Norman) Mal/Heuri-E (Sophos) AdRotator/IconAds (Sunbelt Software) Trojan.Adclicker (Symantec) Adware_AdTraffic (Trend Micro)

Summary

Adware:Win32/AdRotator delivers advertisements, and as the name suggests, "rotates" advertisements among sponsors. AdRotator contacts remote Web sites in order to deliver updated content. This application also displays fake error messages that encourage users to download and install additional applications.
To detect and remove this program and other unwanted software that may be installed in your computer, run a full-system scan with an up-to-date antispyware product such as the following:
 
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