Short Bio

Adware.Russad is a detection for a family of adware of Russian origin, that often use scheduled tasks and browser extensions to show their advertisements.

Common infection method

This adware is often combined in bundlers.


  • uBar
  • setupsk


Malwarebytes can remove Adware.RussAd without further user interaction.

For additional details on removal, please check out the removal guide for uBar and setupsk.

Associated threats

  • PUP.Optional.RussAd

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