Short Bio

This is the generic detection for a family of adware Trojans that are also known as SearchMaster. They inject advertisements in search results and other websites. The advertisements are usually of the kind that serious websites will refuse: tech support scams, surveys, porn, and other dubious redirects.

Common infection method

This adware Trojan is usually installed by bundlers.


Malwarebytes can remove all the files that come with Trojan.Wdfload without further user interaction.

Associated threats

  • Trojan.Wdfload.Generic

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