DNSKeeper is a software that usually installs without your knowledge with free software downloads. Identified the 08/29/2015.

Features:

– It belongs to a family of PUP (Potentially Unwanted Program).
– Vendor : PUP.Optional

Main actions :

– It installs as a process launched at startup of the system (RP),
– It changes the address or domain DNS (O17)
– It installs as a program (O42),
– It creates to many registry keys ‘Software’
– It creates additional folders (O43),
– It moved to the Windows prefetcher folder (O45).

ZHPDiag report:

[MD5.407E1FC636788D378F6FA0615702DBE5] – (.Copyright ©2015 . – .) — C:\Program Files\DNS Keeper\dnsodanah.exe [627712] [PID.4536] O17 – HKLM\System\CCS\Services\Tcpip\Parameters: NameServer = 82.163.143.165,82.163.142.167
O17 – HKLM\System\CS1\Services\Tcpip\Parameters: NameServer = 82.163.143.165,82.163.142.167
O42 – Logiciel: DNS Keeper version 1.3 – (.www.vidpot.tv.) [HKLM] — {E1527582-8509-4011-B922-29E3FB548882}_is1
O43 – CFD: 2015/08/29 13:56:27 – [] D — C:\Program Files\DNS Keeper

Alias:

PUP.Optional.DNSKeeper.A [ Malwarebytes Antimalware ] PUP.Optional.DNSKeeper.BrwsrFlsh
a variant of MSIL/Adware.CloudGuard.A [ESET-NOD32] Win32:PUP-gen

Remove:

– Remove software in Windows Configuration Panel,
Remove with ZHPcleaner
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Diagnose with ZHPDiag
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