PhraseProfessor is a software that usually installs without your knowledge with free software downloads. Identified the 08/12/2015.

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 installs as a service to be launched each time the system (O23),(SS/SR).
– 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).
– It installs as a driver system (O58),
– It creates multiple files users (O61),

ZHPDiag report:

[MD5.68DF41DDAB5EE81355F55CB5962A763D] – (.PhraseProfessor – PP Client Service.) — C:\Program Files (x86)\PhraseProfessor_1.10.0.21\Service\ppsvc.exe
O23 – Service: PP 1.10.0.21 Client Service (ppsvc_1.10.0.21) . (.PhraseProfessor – PP Client Service.) – C:\Program Files (x86)\PhraseProfessor_1.10.0.21\Service\ppsvc.exe
O42 – Logiciel: PhraseProfessor 1.10.0.21 – (.PhraseProfessor.) [HKLM][64Bits] — PhraseProfessor_1.10.0.21
O58 – SDL:2015/08/12 11:32:42 A . (.PhraseProfessor – PP TDI Driver x64.) — C:\Windows\System32\drivers\ppfd_vt_1_10_0_21.sys
O58 – SDL:2015/08/12 11:32:44 A . (.PhraseProfessor – PP WFP Driver x64.) — C:\Windows\System32\drivers\ppfd_vw_1_10_0_21.sys
SR – Auto [2015/08/17 11:15:14] [ 300128] PP 1.10.0.21 Client Service (ppsvc_1.10.0.21) . (.PhraseProfessor.) – C:\Program Files (x86)\PhraseProfessor_1.10.0.21\Service\ppsvc.exe
HKLM\SOFTWARE\PhraseProfessor_1.10.0.21
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\PhraseProfessor_1.10.0.21
HKLM\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\ppsvc_1.10.0.21
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\PhraseProfessor_1.10.0.21
C:\Windows\System32\drivers\ppfd_vt_1_10_0_21.sys
C:\Program Files (x86)\PhraseProfessor_1.10.0.21\Service\ppsvc.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\PhraseProfessor_1.10.0.21

Alias:

PUP.Optional.PhraseProfessor.A [ Malwarebytes Antimalware ]

Remove:

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