Adware.FileTour

Short Bio

This is the generic detection for a family that consists mostly of adware bundlers of Russian origin. Some variants are capable of installing additional adware and use randomly named Scheduled Tasks for this.

Remediation

Malwarebytes can remove these adware bundlers without further user interaction. If the bundler has been run on the infected system, you can expect more detections for adware and potentially unwanted programs (PUPs). For example, FileTour bundler.

Associated threats

  • Adware.FileTour.BatBitRst (installs additional adware)

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