Published Sep 07, 2016 | Updated Sep 15, 2017

Win32/Clodaconas

High |Detected with Windows Defender Antivirus

Aliases: No associated aliases

Summary

Windows Defender  detects and removes this threat.

This browser modifier is a program that changes your internet browser without your consent.

Run Microsoft Malicious Software Removal Tool (MSRT) to remove this threat. Read more in this blog:

MSRT December 2016 addresses Clodaconas, which serves unsolicited ads through DNS hijacking

Find out more about how and why we identify unwanted software.

This program poses a high threat to your PC.

Remove programs

You might need to manually remove this program:

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 potentially unwanted software from your PC:

Use cloud protection

The Microsoft Active Protection Service (MAPS) uses cloud protection to help guard against the latest malware threats. It’s turned on by default for Microsoft Security Essentials and Windows Defender for Windows 10. 

Get more help

You can also see 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.

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