This sofware is usually installed without your knowledge with freeware download. It is an advertising program whose objective is to earn money by generating Web traffic. Identified the 2015/05/10


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

Main actions :

– It installs a program of extension for browser Mozilla Firefox (M2)
– It is installed as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) of internet browser (O2),
– It installs as a program (O42),
– It creates to many registry keys ‘Software’
– It creates additional folders (O43),

ZHPDiag report:

M2 – MFEP: Extension [Utilisateur – 1kdqbw30.default] {747be019-a9fd-4127-8d6f-fced25976ae6}.xpi
O2 – BHO: Dragon Branch [64Bits] – {d640ce67-58e4-43c2-9adc-6bb959d7c606} . (…) — C:\Program Files (x86)\Dragon Branch\Extensions\d640ce67-58e4-43c2-9adc-6bb959d7c606.dll
O42 – Logiciel: Dragon Branch – (.Dragon Branch.) [HKLM][64Bits] — Dragon Branch
O43 – CFD: 10/05/2015 – 22:53:36 – [] —-D C:\Program Files (x86)\Dragon Branch


– Remove Dragon Branch software via Windows Control Panel,
– Remove extension Dragon Branch of all installed browsers
Diagnose with ZHPDiag
Remove with ZHPcleaner

2015-09-26T09:23:02+00:00 Categories: PUP|Tags: , |Comments Off on PUP.Optional.DragonBranch