Adware.Yontoo is Malwarebytes’ generic detection name for a large family of adware targeting Windows systems.
Most Adware.Yontoo variants work with browser hijacking capabilities. They also install a toolbar and hook themselves deep into the affected operating system.
Malwarebytes protects users from Adware.Yontoo by using real-time protection.
Malwarebytes blocks Adware.Yontoo
Malwarebytes can detect and remove Adware.Yontoo without further user interaction.
- Please download Malwarebytes to your desktop.
- Double-click MBSetup.exe and follow the prompts to install the program.
- When your Malwarebytes for Windows installation completes, the program opens to the Welcome to Malwarebytes screen.
- Click on the Get started button.
- Click Scan to start a Threat Scan.
- Click Quarantine to remove the found threats.
- Reboot the system if prompted to complete the removal process.