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Short bio

Adware.Norassie is Malwarebytes’ detection name for a family of adwaretargeting Windows systems.

Type and source of infection

The files associated with Adware.Norassie are signed by Norassie LTD. The installers were often offered as fake Java updates.


Malwarebytes protected users from Adware.Norassie when they were active, but we haven’t seen them in the wild for quite some time.


Malwarebytes can detect and remove Adware.Norassie without further user interaction.

  1. Please download Malwarebytesto your desktop.
  2. Double-click MBSetup.exeand follow the prompts to install the program.
  3. When your Malwarebytes for Windowsinstallation completes, the program opens to the Welcome to Malwarebytes screen.
  4. Click on the Get started button.
  5. Click Scan to start a Threat Scan.
  6. Click Quarantineto remove the found threats.
  7. Reboot the system if prompted to complete the removal process.


Registry key:HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareNorassie