Privoxy is an appication usually installs without your knowledge vith the download of freeware. In fact some sites use the method of repackaging. This is an operation that is to redo the module software installation by adding download options. These options allow to add other software as for example toolbars browser, or potentially unwanted software. The addition of these new programs can decrease the performance of the system but also slow or redirect internet surfing. As a general rule, should focus on the author’s official site to download your software.
Identified : 07/08/2015.

0_Features

– It belongs to a family of PUP (Potentially Unwanted Program).
– A polluteware is a software that pollutes storage and/or the Base of registers.
– Vendor : PUP.Optional

0_Main_Actions

– It is installed as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) of internet browser (O2),
– 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 starts a task planned in automatic (O39),
– It creates to many registry keys ‘Software’,
– It creates additional folders (O43),
– It moved to the Windows prefetcher folder (O45),

0_Zhpdiag

[MD5.35B25F79F6C6F1C6D45BC34F07726E92] – (.The Privoxy team – www.privoxy.org – Privoxy.) — C:\Program Files (x86)\Softcomp Software\privoxy.exe [371200] [PID.2336] O2 – BHO: SecureWebBHO [64Bits] – {D3C24E2B-C820-4492-9B69-11BF7163F998} . (.SecureSoft – SecureSoft IE.) — C:\Program Files (x86)\Softcomp Software\itie.dll
O2 – BHO: SecureWebBHO – {D3C24E2B-C820-4492-9B69-11BF7163F998} . (.SecureSoft – SecureSoft IE.) — C:\Program Files\IT Viewer\amie.dll
O23 – Service: Privoxy (PrivoxyService) (PrivoxyService) . (.The Privoxy team – www.privoxy.org – Privoxy.) – C:\Program Files (x86)\Softcomp Software\privoxy.exe
O23 – Service: Privoxy (PrivoxyService) (PrivoxyService) . (.The Privoxy team – www.privoxy.org – Privoxy.) – C:\Program Files\IT Viewer\privoxy.exe
O43 – CFD: 15/06/2015 – 12:08:50 – [] —-D C:\Program Files (x86)\Softcomp Software
SR – | Auto 15/06/2015 371200 | (PrivoxyService) . (.The Privoxy team – www.privoxy.org.) – C:\Program Files (x86)\Softcomp Software\privoxy.exe[MD5.991662A6BF97CCD0225AF7248688112E] [APT] [IT Viewer Uninstaller] (.SecureSoft.) — C:\Program Files\IT Viewer\astask.exe [147456] [HKLM\Software\SecureWebChannel] O43 – CFD: 16/06/2015 – 19:23:00 – [] —-D C:\Program Files\IT Viewer
SR – | Auto 16/06/2015 371200 | (PrivoxyService) . (.The Privoxy team – www.privoxy.org.) – C:\Program Files\IT Viewer\privoxy.exe

0_Alias

PUP.Optional.Privoxy.A [ Malwarebytes Antimalware ] PUP.Optional.SecureWeb

Remove_Software

0_ZHPcleaner
Remove with ZHPcleaner
ZHPCleaner_EN2
0_Zhpdiag
Diagnose with ZHPDiag
ZHPDiag_2-300x220

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