Trojan.AdService

Short bio

Trojan.Adservice is the detection for a malicious DLL file called AdService.dll. Once present on an affected system, it is capable of stealing login credentials, login information, and password from Web services, such as Facebook and Twitter.

Protection

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Remediation

Malwarebytes can detect and remove Trojan.AdService without further user interaction.

  1. Please download Malwarebytes to your desktop.
  2. Double-click mb3-setup-consumer-{version}.exe and follow the prompts to install the program.
  3. Then click Finish.
  4. Once the program has fully updated, select Scan Now on the Dashboard. Or select the Threat Scan from the Scan menu.
  5. If another update of the definitions is available, it will be implemented before the rest of the scanning procedure.
  6. When the scan is complete, make sure that all Threats are selected, and click Remove Selected.
  7. Restart your computer when prompted to do so.

However, it is recommended to change all passwords that could have been stolen from the affected system.

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