Adware.WinAdClient Description

Type: Adware

Adware.WinAdClient is like a thief in the night by the way it can infiltrate a system while going undetected by the PC user. After infection, the Adware.WinAdClient Trojan is susceptible to displaying several advertisements and even changing settings on a PC such as the background wallpaper. Functionality of a system infected with Adware.WinAdClient may become unpredictable or unstable. To completely eliminate the threat of Adware.WinAdClient, PC users may utilize an updated antimalware application.


15 security vendors flagged this file as malicious.

Anti-Virus Software Detection
AVG BackDoor.Generic14.CEVF
Fortinet W32/ZAccess.G!tr.rkit
Ikarus Rootkit.Win32.ZAccess
Sophos Mal/ZAccess-C
BitDefender Trojan.Generic.KDV.484609
Avast Win32:Zeroot-B [Rtk]
NOD32 a variant of Win32/Rootkit.Kryptik.GR
AntiVir TR/Rootkit.Gen
DrWeb Trojan.NtRootKit.12166
McAfee Artemis!67AE7E7B4914
Panda Suspicious file
AntiVir TR/Spy.Gen
DrWeb Trojan.Siggen3.17908
BitDefender Trojan.Generic.6784687

Technical Information

File System Details

Adware.WinAdClient creates the following file(s):
# File Name MD5 Detection Count
1 sKtTdj69HR0z.exe cf9e0887ce597fbab937648a363b1691 190
2 wscntfy.exe a8b990f5ea55c3836dd694d3fb9fee39 6
3 WinRatchet.exe a6393d59db7667fdf77a8a0da627cd6f 3
4 Wdf01000.sys 67ae7e7b49142dc96549cb85d4773e16 2
5 iShell32.exe 2fbd12a5ee67e9df8c7aa9df3aec4f7c 1
6 afd.sys c832ee2c24288e5cc64edf749fa84816 1
7 svchost.exe N/A
8 WinRatchet.exe N/A

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