WikiTime is a software that usually installs without your knowledge with free software downloads. Identified the 08/14/2015.

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 settled in the Base of registers to be launched each time the system (O4).
– 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 creates multiple files users (O61),

ZHPDiag report:

[MD5.AAE742AE70C84F74389AC98D27505D4B] – (…) — C:\Users\Coolman\AppData\Roaming\WikiTime\WikiTime.exe [48035112] [PID.3928] [MD5.AAE742AE70C84F74389AC98D27505D4B] – (…) — C:\Users\Coolman\AppData\Roaming\WikiTime\WikiTime.exe [48035112] [PID.3740] [MD5.AAE742AE70C84F74389AC98D27505D4B] – (…) — C:\Users\Coolman\AppData\Roaming\WikiTime\WikiTime.exe [48035112] [PID.3860] O4 – HKLM\..\Run: [WikiTime] . (…) — C:\Users\Coolman\AppData\Roaming\WikiTime\WikiTime.exe
O42 – Logiciel: WikiTime – Desktop Wikipedia for Desktop – (.WikiTime.) [HKLM] — WikiTime
HKCU\SOFTWARE\AppDataLow\Software\WikiTime
O43 – CFD: 2015/08/29 01:09:54 – [] D — C:\Users\Coolman\AppData\Roaming\WikiTime
O43 – CFD: 2015/08/29 01:09:56 – [] D — C:\Users\Coolman\AppData\Local\WikiTime
O43 – CFD: 2015/08/29 01:09:45 – [] D — C:\Users\Coolman\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\WikiTime
O61 – LFC: 2015/08/24 21:11:10 A . (.SoftNinjas.) — C:\Users\Coolman\AppData\Roaming\WikiTime\au.exe [32336] O61 – LFC: 2015/08/29 01:09:31 A . (.WikiTime.) — C:\Users\Coolman\AppData\Roaming\WikiTime\Uninstall.exe [440377] O61 – LFC: 2015/08/24 21:11:10 A . (..) — C:\Users\Coolman\AppData\Roaming\WikiTime\WikiTime.exe [48035112]

Alias:

PUP.Optional.WikiTime.A [ Malwarebytes Antimalware ]

Remove:

– Remove software in Windows Configuration Panel,
Remove with ZHPcleaner
ZHPCleaner_EN2
Diagnose with ZHPDiag
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2016-12-30T07:34:23+00:00 Categories: Polluteware, PUP|Tags: , |Comments Off on PUP.Optional.WikiTime