Adware.Y2Go

Short Bio

Adware.Y2Go is a detection for a family of adware that uses SSL man-in-the-middle (MiTM) attacks. Generally, they install a proxy and scheduled tasks to show their advertisements.

Remediation

Malwarebytes can remove the adware components without further user  interaction. You may want to look at your trusted certificates to find and remove any certificates that belong to Y2Go.

Associated threats

  • Adware.Y2Go.PrxySvrRST
  • PUP.Optional.Y2Go

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