Short Bio

Elex is adware that will go to any lengths to infiltrate and stay on user systems. The methods it use are so aggressive that their components are classified as Trojans. Elex is also associated with browser hijackers like Youndoo, Trotux, Yelloader, YesSearches, and many more.

Common infection method

Elex is spread by using bundlers.


Removal of Elex sometimes requires special instructions. You can find several examples in our Malware Removal Self-Help Guides.


Associated threats

  • Adware.Elex
  • PUP.Optional.Elex

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