Brief introduction of Win32/patched.Ap
Win32/patched.Ap is deemed as a Trojan horse that may be related to adware, browser hijacker and Spyware. Because it has capability of altering DNS and browser settings, distributing unwanted pop-ups and monitoring your online behaviours.
Usually, Win32/patched.Ap may be attached on spam email or some free downloads from unsafe sources. If you incautiously open the spam emails or download the free software from unsafe site, your PC might be easy to be infected. Besides, some corrupted/hacked websites are also used by this threat to infect your PC.