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: 24 July 2018 at 7:07 pm
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 68b3ba671007883c
0f0f7012cb86d43e
eb3f0392
b029fa88a31a7894
a044ca89b1816576
Win32.Viking
.N~clean
No 1.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 Taiwan N/A
2 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
3 Apache Software Foundation Executable 223555ba05ebbebc
627e35d920b27396
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76cc33af1eee4fa2
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Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 2.0.63 2.0.63 Poland N/A
4 Apache Software Foundation Executable 3e74fd161cdbefca
c90d687bb6c0b177
d9f6e819
42420f13c668a81f
5c07bf0ff4ade3a3
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 2.2.17 2.2.17 Indonesia 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 253d62e22400c036
8623bbade3c9beec
b42def8f
75a6fce7086843e5
65b17002cf268815
No 2.2.22 2.2.22 10.224.25.96/32
2 Apache Software Foundation Executable 9354ed6a0dc0e3e3
60517317a45f78db
acb0d136
aa2a6aa9a389a1af
0a8f32d8bc0b0a89
No 2.4.35 2.4.35 10.224.25.45/32
3 Apache Software Foundation Executable 6f0cd36db149683b
101b05831dc7e64e
f8851b50
562f8b3c438ec924
335120f6e9cef105
No 2.4.35 2.4.35 10.224.25.96/32
4 Apache Software Foundation Executable e56d648157bd7f90
06e788ee58e2a25a
05576800
157f21fb4fb58fc6
84ac8337064b17f7
No 2.4.35 2.4.35 10.224.25.45/32
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