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Adware Generic5.RQT

Posted: January 14, 2013

Threat Metric

Threat Level: 2/10
Infected PCs: 105
First Seen: January 14, 2013
Last Seen: July 11, 2023
OS(es) Affected: Windows

Adware Generic5.RQT is an adware program that allows remote attackers to collect or record a victim's online activities on the compromised PC and makes numerous other annoying actions. Adware Generic5.RQT is able to avoid most anti-virus software; it can invade a targeted computer system without the PC user's consent. Adware Generic5.RQT does not appear as an icon or program to uninstall. Even if some anti-virus software can detect it, Adware Generic5.RQT is difficult to remove from the corrupted machine. Adware Generic5.RQT traces online activities involving browsing history and bank information, collects personal information and delivers pop-up ads, unwanted toolbars, and websites.

Technical Details

File System Modifications

Tutorials: If you wish to learn how to remove malware components manually, you can read the tutorials on how to find malware, kill unwanted processes, remove malicious DLLs and delete other harmful files. Always be sure to back up your PC before making any changes.

The following files were created in the system:

2505948a0cc0b10219090363d0d73b60 File name: 2505948a0cc0b10219090363d0d73b60
Size: 2.1 MB (2106392 bytes)
MD5: 2505948a0cc0b10219090363d0d73b60
Detection count: 72
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: January 22, 2013