Home Malware Programs Mac Malware ExpandedRotator


Posted: March 8, 2021

ExpandedRotator is an intrusive piece of software for macOS devices. It does not have an official website or download page and, instead, it is being spread through misleading advertisements and promises, fake downloads or pirated software and media. Users who end up installing ExpandedRotator will not introduce threatening malware to their computers but may end up having to endure some intrusive changes that ExpandedRotator is known to bring. Typically, Potentially Unwanted Programs (PUPs) like this one focus on manipulating the Web browser settings, so that it refers users to 3rd-party sites and search engines on a regular basis.

Many users try to find the culprit when they see unexpected changes to their Web browser or system's behavior, and according to online reports, many of them found the unknown ExpandedRotator software. Unfortunately, trying to remove this application manually may be futile – it drops its files in multiple directories, and ensures that removing it will not be an easy task. The good news is that manual removal is not needed – you can run an up-to-date security scanner to swiftly remove ExpandedRotator and all of its components. Once the Potentially unwanted Program is gone, any changes it brought should also become a thing of the past.