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What percent of users and experts removed it?
85% remove it15% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #45,392
United States Rank #40,011
Reach 0.0018%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 8.76 days
258.45 days >
Average installed length: 135.80 days


1.0.0 100.00%

Rolimno 1.0.0

What is Rolimno?

Rolimno is an adware web browser extension designed to take control of the user's browser in order to redirect web searches and inject advertising. In Internet Explorer the program run as a Browser Helper Object. The add-in performs a number of behaviors that will hijack advertising on non-associated web sites as well as inject its own advertising in the form of contextual link ads, banner ads, pop ups and pop-overs including the hijacking of known ad serving sites.

Functionality of the toolbar includes:
- Injecting search and display advertising.
- Changing the web browser's default home page.
- Changing the browser's search provider, built-in search box as well as the address bar.
- Adds an alternative error page, DNS error and 'page not' found functionality.
- Adds additional functionality that is designed to protect the search and home page settings.

About  (from Yontoo Technology)

Certain browsing settings may be automatically adjusted to optimize the performance of the Software.
  • Possible malware installed by this program
  • Loads into the web browser
  • Installs a Windows Service
  • Typically distributed through a pay-per-install bundle
  • Hijacks the web browser's home page
  • Hijacks the browser's default search provider
  • Generally known to have a low reputation
  • The experts agree, you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in Rolimno.
RolimnoBHO.dll (7b777a26c01ddfee0eb97c70ccc101a8) has been flagged by the following 15 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
Antiy-AVL AdWare/Win32.Agent
Comodo Security 17566 Application.Win32.Altbrowse.AK
Dr.Web Adware.Plugin.100
ESET-NOD32 8.9257 a variant of Win32/BrowseFox.F
Fortinet FortiGate 1/10/2014 Adware/Agent
IKARUS anti.virus t3scan.2.2.29 not-a-virus:AdWare.Win32.Agent
Jiangmin KV140110 Adware/Agent.izz
K7 AntiVirus 13.175.10750 Unwanted-Program
K7GW 13.175.10750 Unwanted-Program ( 00454f261 )
Kaspersky not-a-virus:AdWare.Win32.Agent
Malwarebytes v2014.01.10.05 PUP.Optional.Rolimno.A
NANO AntiVirus Riskware.Win32.Agent.cqsznp
TrendMicro-HouseCall 7.2.10 TROJ_GEN.F47V1201
Vba32 AntiVirus AdWare.Agent
VIPRE Antivirus 25164 Yontoo (fs)
updateRolimno.exe (f38bec7d3c381a05b4ddf62326dab344) has been flagged by the following 13 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
Antiy-AVL Trojan/Win32.TSGeneric
AVG Rolimno
Baidu-International Adware.Win32.BrowseFox.bH
ESET-NOD32 10055 a variant of Win32/BrowseFox.H
IKARUS anti.virus T3. PUA.BrowseFox
K7 AntiVirus 9.180.12626 Unwanted-Program ( 00454f261 )
K7GW 9.180.12626 Unwanted-Program ( 00454f261 )
Malwarebytes PUP.Optional.Rolimno.A
McAfee Artemis!F38BEC7D3C38
McAfee-GW-Edition 2013 Artemis!F38BEC7D3C38
Sophos 4.98.0 Rolimno
TrendMicro-HouseCall 9.700.0.1001 Suspicious_GEN.F47V0627
VIPRE Antivirus 31046 Yontoo (fs)
sqlite3.exe (8d03b10f0dced524a88a3ff4b370f50d) has been flagged by the following 2 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
Antiy-AVL AdWare/Win32.WebCake.gen
Bkav FE W32.Clodc3a.Trojan.bde5
       View all 30 all detections
Rolimno has been found to be bundled with 3rd party software. If you have not purposefully installed this, you should be safe uninstalling it.

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: Rolimno
URL: rolimno.net/support
Help link: mailto:[email protected]
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Rolimno
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Rolimno\Rolimnouninstall.exe
Estimated size: 1.46 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Rolimno 1.0.0

Program module:RolimnoBHO.dll (Malware detected)
Signed by:Rolimno
Path:C:\Program Files\Rolimno\RolimnoBHO.dll
Additional files:
  • (Malware detected) RolimnoBHO.dll - Rolimno
  • Rolimno.Common.dll - Rolimno Common
  • (Malware detected) updateRolimno.exe
  • RolimnoUn.exe
  • RolimnoUninstall.exe
  • Microsoft.Win32.TaskScheduler.dll (by CodePlex Community) - TaskService (Task Scheduler Wrapper)
  • (Malware detected) sqlite3.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • RolimnoBHO.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'Rolimno' with the class of {d44c8f20-7d80-41c3-bf29-15faf92ebaa8}.
  • updateRolimno.exe runs as a service named 'Update Rolimno' (Update Rolimno).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:25.33 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0003438651%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00012750%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00021637%
0.015104% average

How do I remove Rolimno?

You can uninstall Rolimno from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Rolimno 1.0.0, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Rolimno.
  4. If for some reason uninstallation fails, please install Microsoft's uninstall fixer utility which will help fix problems with programs that can't be uninstalled at support.microsoft.com.

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by Rolimno 1.0.0 you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
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Google Chrome

Win 7 (SP1) 53%
Win Vista (SP2) 3%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 85%
Keep it 15%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 58.33%
Windows 10 27.78%
Windows XP 11.11%
Windows Vista 2.78%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 44.44%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.11%
Windows 8 11.11%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.33%
Windows 8.1 8.33%
Windows 7 Enterprise 2.78%

Distribution by countryGeography

54.76% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 54.76%
  Canada 9.52%
  India 9.52%
  Germany 7.14%
  United Arab Emirates 2.38%
  Belgium 2.38%
  Brazil 2.38%
  France 2.38%
  United Kingdom 2.38%
  Israel 2.38%
  MZ 2.38%
  Poland 2.38%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 28.57%
Hewlett-Packard 20.00%
Acer 14.29%
ASUS 8.57%
Lenovo 5.71%
Intel 5.71%
Samsung 5.71%
Toshiba 5.71%
Medion 2.86%
American Megatrends 2.86%
Common models
Dell Inspiron N7010 6.45%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 6.45%
HP-Pavilion VT532AA-ABM M... 3.23%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 3.23%
TOSHIBA Satellite C655 3.23%

About Yontoo Technology

Yontoo, a subsidiary/alias of ad-hijacker Sambreel, is a publisher of ad-supported web browser extensions designed to inject and display advertisements within the browser.
Publisher URL: www.yontoo.com


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