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Remove Www(.)iLotto(.)com Fully from Your PC

Www(.)iLotto(.)com is the web address of an adware. An application called iLotto distributes the same advertisements. To remove them, you should read the article to its end. Advertisements of different kinds may be shown in your browsers. The adware could add a browser extension and redirect you to shopping and gambling sites.

NameWww(.)iLotto(.)com
TypeAdware, PUP
Short DescriptionWeb pages are filled with advertisements not generated from them but the adware.
SymptomsYou can see advertisements, such as pop-ups, pop-unders, banners and others. You can be redirected to sites with advertising and shopping content.
Distribution MethodFreeware Installers, Bundling
Detection ToolDownload Malware Removal Tool, to See If Your System Has Been Affected by Www(.)iLotto(.)com
User Experience Join our forum to discuss Www(.)iLotto(.)com.

Www(.)iLotto(.)com – Distribution

Www(.)iLotto(.)com distributes via third-party installers. Without knowing, you could end up with iLotto from freeware installations and bundled packages. They often contain additional components selected for installation. The components are not disclosed in a proper manner and you can get Www(.)iLotto(.)com in your PC. Making a check for a Custom or an Advanced option in the setup is wise as most times that prevents unwanted installations.

Visiting untrusted websites and clicking on advertisements, banners, pop-ups, and the like, can also trigger the adware. Affected browsers can be Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Safari.

Www(.)iLotto(.)com – Description

Www(.)iLotto(.)com is a domain, generating all kinds of advertisements. The domain hosts a gambling site, and it is normal for some of the ads to be about gambling as well. If you have the adware application related to it inside your PC, you can see redirects among the advertising content. One of those redirects leads to the main website at Www(.)iLotto(.)com:

STF-ilotto-com-i-lotto-adware-main-webpage

Furthermore, you may have an extension or an add-on set in your browsers distributing more redirects, pop-up boxes, messages, and ads. Those advertisements will be generated by the adware and displayed on other websites unrelated to it. You can see the following text messages inside some of the ads:

  • Ads by Www(.)iLotto(.)com
  • Advertisement by Www(.)iLotto(.)com
  • Ad by Www(.)iLotto(.)com
  • Powered by Www(.)iLotto(.)com
  • Brought to you by Www(.)iLotto(.)com

Redirects have two possible aims – making revenue for the website developers on a pay-per-click principle, and trying to show you sites with targeted advertising content.

The type of advertising you may witness during browsing can be in the forms of pop-ups, pop-unders, sliders, coupon discounts, coupon ads, banners, in-text links and push-up advertisements.

STF-ilotto-com-i-lotto-adware-privacy-policy

The Privacy Policy of Www(.)iLotto(.)com shown above claims that personal data may be collected and is:

including but not limited to, sales information, customer information, conversion data, Network performance details and aggregate statistics and other information regarding the Network, iLotto.com, its customers or the Networks.

That data could be gathered from browser cookies. The policy also states that affiliates of iLotto cannot gather data about users on their own. That doesn’t automatically mean that the adware doesn’t provide them with the data in some other way. Browser cookies of similar sites usually can gather the following:

  • Name of the browser
  • Type of computer
  • Technical information
  • Type and version of the OS
  • Screen resolution and other similar data

Using Www(.)iLotto(.)com or any related software or services, your information could be collected. That happens because it is stated in their privacy policy that you give automatic consent by any usage. Data might also be shared to third parties along with your search queries.

Remove Www(.)iLotto(.)com Completely

To remove Www(.)iLotto(.)com manually from your PC, follow the step-by-step removal instructions given below. If the manual removal does not get rid of the adware and redirects completely, you should search for and remove any leftovers with an advanced anti-malware tool. Such software can keep your computer safe in the future.

Delete Www(.)iLotto(.)com from Windows and Your Browser

1.Remove or Uninstall Www(.)iLotto(.)com in Windows
2.Remove Www(.)iLotto(.)com from Your Browser

Remove Www(.)iLotto(.)com automatically by downloading an advanced anti-malware program.

1. Remove Www(.)iLotto(.)com with SpyHunter Anti-Malware Tool
2. Back up your data to secure it against attacks related to Www(.)iLotto(.)com in the future
Optional: Using an Alternative Anti-Malware Tool
NOTE! Substantial notification about the Www(.)iLotto(.)com threat: Manual removal of Www(.)iLotto(.)com requires interference with system files and registries. Thus, it can cause damage to your PC. Even if your computer skills are not at a professional level, don’t worry. You can do the removal yourself just in 5 minutes, using a malware removal tool.

Berta Bilbao

Berta is the Editor-in-Chief of SensorsTechForum. She is a dedicated malware researcher, dreaming for a more secure cyber space.

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