Ad.yieldmanager is a tracking cookie that is saved on your computer system as you browse the Internet. Ad.yieldmanager, like other tracking cookies, collects information about your browsing tendencies and the pages you visit and submits them back to the tracking cookie host site. It also stores names and contact information from online forms you have used. In this day and age when identity theft is growing, it is important to remove these tracking cookies and protect your private information from online advertisers and predators.
While Ad.yieldmanager is not a virus or spyware, it is a good idea to do a thorough scan using your antivirus and anti-spyware programs. This tracking cookie is associated with spyware and may have come with other spyware. Make sure you update your virus definitions before you do the scan.
Run a full system scan and remove any malicious cookies and rogue files found.
Launch Internet explorer.
Select the "Tools" menu and choose "Internet Options."
Click the "General" tab and select "Delete."
Select the "Cookies" check box and choose "Delete."
Right-click the "Recycle Bin" and select "Empty Recycle Bin."