How to Remove “rotatelogs.exe”

rotatelogs.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as Rotatelogs Utility. It belongs to Apache HTTP Server application and developed by Apache Software Foundation. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files by default. Malware programmers write malicious programs and name it as rotatelogs.exe to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with rotatelogs.exe malware?

If your system is affected by rotatelogs.exe malware, you will notice one or several of the following symptoms:

  • Erratic internet connection
  • rotatelogs.exe takes extra CPU storage
  • System performance slows down significantly
  • Browser is automatically redirected to some irrelevant websites 
  • Browser is flooded with frequent popup ads
  • System screen freezes repeatedly
  • Other malware infiltrate into the system

To further establish the malware infection, take the following steps:

  • Go to Task Manager by pressing the combination of keys CTRL+ALT+DEL
  • Go to the process tab and right click on the rotatelogs.exe to open its location

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then it's likely that your system is affected with rotatelogs.exe.

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Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove rotatelogs.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 26 February 2018 at 5:04 am
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No 2.4.27 2.4.27 168.227.34.99/32 N/A
2 Apache Software Foundation Executable 05cac078081f36b9
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No 2.4.6 2.4.6 Indonesia N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 13 November 2009 at 3:47 am
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2 Apache Software Foundation Executable 2e2ff309f018fcb7
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3 Apache Software Foundation Executable 20673a30f3aeedb1
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