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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Malware Entries

First Seen: 26 March 2018 at 2:32 am
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Apache Software Foundation Executable a2185bf057894729
116cd8adc8e0fc99
c01ceffb
d0c539bf9e4b427a
41c4d04239ab6c45
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 2.4.33 2.4.33 176.221.121.148/32 N/A
2 Apache Software Foundation Executable 8ae271bd4a4002c8
02aa5e0a16fa1ff3
f0fd0260
967cbbb4f04cb6a7
a4428ddee507f2e1
Virus.Win32.
MadAngel.n
Yes 2.2.14 2.2.14 Indonesia N/A
3 N/A Executable 4b3555ffce651541
8a47a17c8d737ce7
cb868cc5
af66c1bf5dc0a5a6
43f9511fb9f2fed5
Win32.Neshta
.A
No N/A N/A Thailand N/A
4 Apache Software Foundation Executable 0c76730b8e4bc1e3
c2173be1e5a396b3
703581b2
993b6cec3df7067c
a3b90f32897b6fde
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 2.4.25 2.4.25 103.255.7.60/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 13 March 2009 at 10:31 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Apache Software Foundation Executable e36b4dd71d94ec44
d2cc70fcde181827
c10cff81
59a4d4b6b6f61549
97bc91e3bd208873
No 2.4.33 2.4.33 United States
2 Apache Software Foundation Executable 2e2ff309f018fcb7
6c3c3ce57d8a85d3
a2814251
78fb12b912b7811a
7004551d5019d448
Yes 2.2.14 2.2.14 United States
3 Apache Software Foundation Executable 01de44e84fb9cf2f
74c87247c34d31bb
8966b893
d0790fd259b7bc12
da349396f499dfa1
No 2.4.33 2.4.33 37.201.242.61/32
4 Apache Software Foundation Executable 9d4bd954620b6dd5
40d8ca63cd3b8151
0ab70a0f
8c58445b09ef87b6
22543e576a0dcb38
No 2.2.4 2.2.4 10.224.25.96/32
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