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  1. What is EasySearch?The Malwarebytes research team has determined that EasySearch is a search hijacker. These so-called "hijackers" manipulate your browser(s), for example to change your startpage or searchscopes, so that the affected browser visits their site or one of their choice.How do I know if my computer is affected by EasySearch?You may see this entry in your list of installed Chrome extensions:and these warnings during install:You will see this icon in your Chrome menu-bar:and this changed setting:How did EasySearch get on my computer?Browser hijackers use different methods for distributing themselves. This particular one was downloaded from the webstore:How do I remove EasySearch?Our program Malwarebytes can detect and remove this potentially unwanted program. Please download Malwarebytes to your desktop. Double-click mb3-setup-consumer-{version}.exe and follow the prompts to install the program. Then click Finish. Once the program has fully updated, select Scan Now on the Dashboard. Or select the Threat Scan from the Scan menu. If another update of the definitions is available, it will be implemented before the rest of the scanning procedure. When the scan is complete, make sure that all Threats are selected, and click Remove Selected. Restart your computer when prompted to do so. Is there anything else I need to do to get rid of EasySearch? No, Malwarebytes removes EasySearch completely. How would the [url=https://store.malwarebytes.org/342/purl-consumer?x-source=guides&x-action=EasySearchfull version of Malwarebytes help protect me?We hope our application and this guide have helped you eradicate this hijacker.As you can see below the full version of Malwarebytes would have protected you against the EasySearch hijacker. It would have blocked their website, giving you a chance to stop it before it became too late. Technical details for expertsPossible signs in FRST logs: CHR DefaultSearchURL: Default -> hxxps://www.blpsearch.com/search?sid=785&aid={APPID}&itype=u&src=ds&p={searchTerms}&tm=0 CHR DefaultSearchKeyword: Default -> BLPSearch CHR Extension: (Eazyzip Tab) - C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\fkdjocmodnpnjbjhhokgbehpdimemdio [2019-05-13] Alterations made by the installer: File system details [View: All details] (Selection) --------------------------------------------------- Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\fkdjocmodnpnjbjhhokgbehpdimemdio\1.0.785.271_0 Adds the file Archive created by free jZip.url"="11/26/2013 11:21 AM, 58 bytes, A Adds the file manifest.json"="5/13/2019 8:50 AM, 1712 bytes, A Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\fkdjocmodnpnjbjhhokgbehpdimemdio\1.0.785.271_0\_metadata Adds the file computed_hashes.json"="5/13/2019 8:50 AM, 575 bytes, A Adds the file verified_contents.json"="5/15/2018 9:48 AM, 1907 bytes, A Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\fkdjocmodnpnjbjhhokgbehpdimemdio\1.0.785.271_0\icons Adds the file checker.gif"="5/9/2018 3:02 PM, 43 bytes, A Adds the file icon-128.png"="5/13/2019 8:50 AM, 3888 bytes, A Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\fkdjocmodnpnjbjhhokgbehpdimemdio\1.0.785.271_0\js Adds the file background.js"="5/9/2018 3:02 PM, 11739 bytes, A Adds the file brand.js"="5/9/2018 3:02 PM, 349 bytes, A Registry details [View: All details] (Selection) ------------------------------------------------ [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Google\Chrome\PreferenceMACs\Default\extensions.settings] "fkdjocmodnpnjbjhhokgbehpdimemdio"="REG_SZ", "A037F9513E7E8BBB3A346A025DA14C37005321055D12C2CC63058DEA782F1A62" Malwarebytes log: Malwarebytes www.malwarebytes.com -Log Details- Scan Date: 5/13/19 Scan Time: 8:59 AM Log File: 9692ec60-754c-11e9-8882-00ffdcc6fdfc.json -Software Information- Version: 3.7.1.2839 Components Version: 1.0.563 Update Package Version: 1.0.10578 License: Premium -System Information- OS: Windows 7 Service Pack 1 CPU: x64 File System: NTFS User: {computername}\{username} -Scan Summary- Scan Type: Threat Scan Scan Initiated By: Manual Result: Completed Objects Scanned: 236261 Threats Detected: 17 Threats Quarantined: 17 Time Elapsed: 5 min, 31 sec -Scan Options- Memory: Enabled Startup: Enabled Filesystem: Enabled Archives: Enabled Rootkits: Enabled Heuristics: Enabled PUP: Detect PUM: Detect -Scan Details- Process: 0 (No malicious items detected) Module: 0 (No malicious items detected) Registry Key: 0 (No malicious items detected) Registry Value: 1 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, HKCU\SOFTWARE\GOOGLE\CHROME\PREFERENCEMACS\Default\extensions.settings|fkdjocmodnpnjbjhhokgbehpdimemdio, Quarantined, [14679], [443081],1.0.10578 Registry Data: 0 (No malicious items detected) Data Stream: 0 (No malicious items detected) Folder: 5 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\Default\Extensions\fkdjocmodnpnjbjhhokgbehpdimemdio, Quarantined, [14679], [443081],1.0.10578 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\fkdjocmodnpnjbjhhokgbehpdimemdio\1.0.785.271_0\_metadata, Quarantined, [14679], [443081],1.0.10578 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\fkdjocmodnpnjbjhhokgbehpdimemdio\1.0.785.271_0\icons, Quarantined, [14679], [443081],1.0.10578 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\fkdjocmodnpnjbjhhokgbehpdimemdio\1.0.785.271_0\js, Quarantined, [14679], [443081],1.0.10578 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\DEFAULT\EXTENSIONS\FKDJOCMODNPNJBJHHOKGBEHPDIMEMDIO\1.0.785.271_0, Quarantined, [14679], [443081],1.0.10578 File: 11 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\Default\Secure Preferences, Replaced, [14679], [443081],1.0.10578 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\Default\Preferences, Replaced, [14679], [443081],1.0.10578 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\DEFAULT\EXTENSIONS\FKDJOCMODNPNJBJHHOKGBEHPDIMEMDIO\1.0.785.271_0\JS\BRAND.JS, Quarantined, [14679], [443081],1.0.10578 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\fkdjocmodnpnjbjhhokgbehpdimemdio\1.0.785.271_0\icons\checker.gif, Quarantined, [14679], [443081],1.0.10578 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\fkdjocmodnpnjbjhhokgbehpdimemdio\1.0.785.271_0\icons\icon-128.png, Quarantined, [14679], [443081],1.0.10578 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\fkdjocmodnpnjbjhhokgbehpdimemdio\1.0.785.271_0\js\background.js, Quarantined, [14679], [443081],1.0.10578 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\fkdjocmodnpnjbjhhokgbehpdimemdio\1.0.785.271_0\_metadata\computed_hashes.json, Quarantined, [14679], [443081],1.0.10578 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\fkdjocmodnpnjbjhhokgbehpdimemdio\1.0.785.271_0\_metadata\verified_contents.json, Quarantined, [14679], [443081],1.0.10578 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\fkdjocmodnpnjbjhhokgbehpdimemdio\1.0.785.271_0\Archive created by free jZip.url, Quarantined, [14679], [443081],1.0.10578 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\fkdjocmodnpnjbjhhokgbehpdimemdio\1.0.785.271_0\manifest.json, Quarantined, [14679], [443081],1.0.10578 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\Default\Secure Preferences, Replaced, [418], [496134],1.0.10578 Physical Sector: 0 (No malicious items detected) WMI: 0 (No malicious items detected) (end) As mentioned before the full version of Malwarebytes could have protected your computer against this threat.We use different ways of protecting your computer(s): Dynamically Blocks Malware Sites & Servers Malware Execution Prevention Save yourself the hassle and get protected.
  2. What is 24Search?The Malwarebytes research team has determined that 24Search is a search hijacker. These so-called "hijackers" manipulate your browser(s), for example to change your startpage or searchscopes, so that the affected browser visits their site or one of their choice.How do I know if my computer is affected by 24Search?You may see this entry in your list of installed Chrome extensions:and these warnings during install:You will see this icon in your Chrome menu-bar:and this changed setting:How did 24Search get on my computer?Browser hijackers use different methods for distributing themselves. This particular one was downloaded from the webstore:How do I remove 24Search?Our program Malwarebytes can detect and remove this potentially unwanted program. Please download Malwarebytes to your desktop. Double-click mb3-setup-consumer-{version}.exe and follow the prompts to install the program. Then click Finish. Once the program has fully updated, select Scan Now on the Dashboard. Or select the Threat Scan from the Scan menu. If another update of the definitions is available, it will be implemented before the rest of the scanning procedure. When the scan is complete, make sure that all Threats are selected, and click Remove Selected. Restart your computer when prompted to do so. Is there anything else I need to do to get rid of 24Search? No, Malwarebytes removes 24Search completely. How would the full version of Malwarebytes help protect me?We hope our application and this guide have helped you eradicate this hijacker.Technical details for expertsPossible signs in FRST logs: CHR DefaultSearchURL: Default -> hxxps://www.blpsearch.com/search?sid=836&aid={APPID}&itype=u&src=ds&p={searchTerms}&tm=0 CHR DefaultSearchKeyword: Default -> BLPSearch CHR Extension: (24Search) - C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\jckogljaihnnnihnokpohigiifiddmkl [2019-03-25] Alterations made by the installer: File system details [View: All details] (Selection) --------------------------------------------------- Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\jckogljaihnnnihnokpohigiifiddmkl\1.0.836.297_0 Adds the file Archive created by free jZipFree.url"="1/29/2018 5:23 PM, 58 bytes, A Adds the file manifest.json"="3/25/2019 8:38 AM, 1714 bytes, A Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\jckogljaihnnnihnokpohigiifiddmkl\1.0.836.297_0\_metadata Adds the file computed_hashes.json"="3/25/2019 8:38 AM, 579 bytes, A Adds the file verified_contents.json"="7/5/2018 5:03 PM, 1917 bytes, A Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\jckogljaihnnnihnokpohigiifiddmkl\1.0.836.297_0\icons Adds the file 24Search-128.png"="3/25/2019 8:38 AM, 9378 bytes, A Adds the file checker.gif"="7/5/2018 5:01 PM, 43 bytes, A Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\jckogljaihnnnihnokpohigiifiddmkl\1.0.836.297_0\js Adds the file background.js"="7/5/2018 5:01 PM, 11836 bytes, A Adds the file brand.js"="7/5/2018 5:01 PM, 353 bytes, A Registry details [View: All details] (Selection) ------------------------------------------------ [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Google\Chrome\PreferenceMACs\Default\extensions.settings] "jckogljaihnnnihnokpohigiifiddmkl"="REG_SZ", "93203337ADEA32D2AD145274F08E6357AA2968300CE84EFB83F8CBD420362002" Malwarebytes log: Malwarebytes www.malwarebytes.com -Log Details- Scan Date: 3/25/19 Scan Time: 8:53 AM Log File: 1e375deb-4ed3-11e9-a4cd-00ffdcc6fdfc.json -Software Information- Version: 3.7.1.2839 Components Version: 1.0.563 Update Package Version: 1.0.9830 License: Premium -System Information- OS: Windows 7 Service Pack 1 CPU: x64 File System: NTFS User: {computername}\{username} -Scan Summary- Scan Type: Threat Scan Scan Initiated By: Manual Result: Completed Objects Scanned: 235402 Threats Detected: 17 Threats Quarantined: 17 Time Elapsed: 3 min, 38 sec -Scan Options- Memory: Enabled Startup: Enabled Filesystem: Enabled Archives: Enabled Rootkits: Enabled Heuristics: Enabled PUP: Detect PUM: Detect -Scan Details- Process: 0 (No malicious items detected) Module: 0 (No malicious items detected) Registry Key: 0 (No malicious items detected) Registry Value: 1 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, HKCU\SOFTWARE\GOOGLE\CHROME\PREFERENCEMACS\Default\extensions.settings|jckogljaihnnnihnokpohigiifiddmkl, Quarantined, [14622], [443081],1.0.9830 Registry Data: 0 (No malicious items detected) Data Stream: 0 (No malicious items detected) Folder: 5 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\Default\Extensions\jckogljaihnnnihnokpohigiifiddmkl, Quarantined, [14622], [443081],1.0.9830 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\jckogljaihnnnihnokpohigiifiddmkl\1.0.836.297_0\_metadata, Quarantined, [14622], [443081],1.0.9830 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\jckogljaihnnnihnokpohigiifiddmkl\1.0.836.297_0\icons, Quarantined, [14622], [443081],1.0.9830 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\jckogljaihnnnihnokpohigiifiddmkl\1.0.836.297_0\js, Quarantined, [14622], [443081],1.0.9830 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\DEFAULT\EXTENSIONS\JCKOGLJAIHNNNIHNOKPOHIGIIFIDDMKL\1.0.836.297_0, Quarantined, [14622], [443081],1.0.9830 File: 11 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\Default\Secure Preferences, Replaced, [14622], [443081],1.0.9830 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\Default\Preferences, Replaced, [14622], [443081],1.0.9830 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\DEFAULT\EXTENSIONS\JCKOGLJAIHNNNIHNOKPOHIGIIFIDDMKL\1.0.836.297_0\JS\BRAND.JS, Quarantined, [14622], [443081],1.0.9830 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\jckogljaihnnnihnokpohigiifiddmkl\1.0.836.297_0\icons\24Search-128.png, Quarantined, [14622], [443081],1.0.9830 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\jckogljaihnnnihnokpohigiifiddmkl\1.0.836.297_0\icons\checker.gif, Quarantined, [14622], [443081],1.0.9830 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\jckogljaihnnnihnokpohigiifiddmkl\1.0.836.297_0\js\background.js, Quarantined, [14622], [443081],1.0.9830 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\jckogljaihnnnihnokpohigiifiddmkl\1.0.836.297_0\_metadata\computed_hashes.json, Quarantined, [14622], [443081],1.0.9830 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\jckogljaihnnnihnokpohigiifiddmkl\1.0.836.297_0\_metadata\verified_contents.json, Quarantined, [14622], [443081],1.0.9830 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\jckogljaihnnnihnokpohigiifiddmkl\1.0.836.297_0\Archive created by free jZipFree.url, Quarantined, [14622], [443081],1.0.9830 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\jckogljaihnnnihnokpohigiifiddmkl\1.0.836.297_0\manifest.json, Quarantined, [14622], [443081],1.0.9830 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\Default\Secure Preferences, Replaced, [403], [496134],1.0.9830 Physical Sector: 0 (No malicious items detected) WMI: 0 (No malicious items detected) (end) The full version of Malwarebytes can protect your computer against threats.We use different ways of protecting your computer(s): Dynamically Blocks Malware Sites & Servers Malware Execution Prevention Save yourself the hassle and get protected.
  3. What is Search By PrsstMusic?The Malwarebytes research team has determined that Search By PrsstMusic is a search hijacker. These so-called "hijackers" manipulate your browser(s), for example to change your startpage or searchscopes, so that the affected browser visits their site or one of their choice.How do I know if my computer is affected by Search By PrsstMusic?You may see this entry in your list of installed Chrome extensions:and these warnings during install:You will see this icon in your Chrome menu-bar:and this changed setting:How did Search By PrsstMusic get on my computer?Browser hijackers use different methods for distributing themselves. This particular one was downloaded from the webstore:How do I remove Search By PrsstMusic?Our program Malwarebytes can detect and remove this potentially unwanted program. Please download Malwarebytes to your desktop. Double-click mb3-setup-consumer-{version}.exe and follow the prompts to install the program. Then click Finish. Once the program has fully updated, select Scan Now on the Dashboard. Or select the Threat Scan from the Scan menu. If another update of the definitions is available, it will be implemented before the rest of the scanning procedure. When the scan is complete, make sure that all Threats are selected, and click Remove Selected. Restart your computer when prompted to do so. Is there anything else I need to do to get rid of Search By PrsstMusic? No, Malwarebytes removes Search By PrsstMusic completely. How would the full version of Malwarebytes help protect me?We hope our application and this guide have helped you eradicate this hijacker.Technical details for expertsPossible signs in FRST logs: CHR DefaultSearchURL: Default -> hxxps://www.blpsearch.com/search?sid=842&src=ds&p={searchTerms} CHR DefaultSearchKeyword: Default -> Default-Search CHR Extension: (PrsstMusic) - C:\Users\Metallica\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\lahegkdkjbonnklbghcfkihdflfljfce [2019-03-19] Alterations made by the installer: File system details [View: All details] (Selection) --------------------------------------------------- Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\lahegkdkjbonnklbghcfkihdflfljfce\1.0.842.368_0 Adds the file Archive created by free jZipFree.url"="1/29/2018 5:23 PM, 58 bytes, A Adds the file manifest.json"="3/19/2019 9:29 AM, 1938 bytes, A Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\lahegkdkjbonnklbghcfkihdflfljfce\1.0.842.368_0\_metadata Adds the file computed_hashes.json"="3/19/2019 9:29 AM, 628 bytes, A Adds the file verified_contents.json"="7/26/2018 1:02 PM, 2047 bytes, A Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\lahegkdkjbonnklbghcfkihdflfljfce\1.0.842.368_0\icons Adds the file PrsstMusic-128.png"="3/19/2019 9:29 AM, 4621 bytes, A Adds the file PrsstMusic-16.png"="3/19/2019 9:29 AM, 407 bytes, A Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\lahegkdkjbonnklbghcfkihdflfljfce\1.0.842.368_0\js Adds the file background.js"="7/26/2018 12:58 PM, 13891 bytes, A Adds the file brand.js"="7/26/2018 1:00 PM, 640 bytes, A Adds the file contentScript.js"="7/26/2018 12:58 PM, 938 bytes, A Registry details [View: All details] (Selection) ------------------------------------------------ [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Google\Chrome\PreferenceMACs\Default\extensions.settings] "lahegkdkjbonnklbghcfkihdflfljfce"="REG_SZ", "8CDC0E79021410EEDD4340FDE483B8B5538B1A7F02BBFF8C82C2361624406404" Malwarebytes log: Malwarebytes www.malwarebytes.com -Log Details- Scan Date: 3/19/19 Scan Time: 9:39 AM Log File: 71c55512-4a22-11e9-a8f1-00ffdcc6fdfc.json -Software Information- Version: 3.7.1.2839 Components Version: 1.0.538 Update Package Version: 1.0.9742 License: Premium -System Information- OS: Windows 7 Service Pack 1 CPU: x64 File System: NTFS User: {computername}\{username} -Scan Summary- Scan Type: Threat Scan Scan Initiated By: Manual Result: Completed Objects Scanned: 235346 Threats Detected: 18 Threats Quarantined: 18 Time Elapsed: 3 min, 27 sec -Scan Options- Memory: Enabled Startup: Enabled Filesystem: Enabled Archives: Enabled Rootkits: Enabled Heuristics: Enabled PUP: Detect PUM: Detect -Scan Details- Process: 0 (No malicious items detected) Module: 0 (No malicious items detected) Registry Key: 0 (No malicious items detected) Registry Value: 1 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, HKCU\SOFTWARE\GOOGLE\CHROME\PREFERENCEMACS\Default\extensions.settings|lahegkdkjbonnklbghcfkihdflfljfce, Quarantined, [14608], [443081],1.0.9742 Registry Data: 0 (No malicious items detected) Data Stream: 0 (No malicious items detected) Folder: 5 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\Default\Extensions\lahegkdkjbonnklbghcfkihdflfljfce, Quarantined, [14608], [443081],1.0.9742 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\lahegkdkjbonnklbghcfkihdflfljfce\1.0.842.368_0\_metadata, Quarantined, [14608], [443081],1.0.9742 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\lahegkdkjbonnklbghcfkihdflfljfce\1.0.842.368_0\icons, Quarantined, [14608], [443081],1.0.9742 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\lahegkdkjbonnklbghcfkihdflfljfce\1.0.842.368_0\js, Quarantined, [14608], [443081],1.0.9742 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\DEFAULT\EXTENSIONS\LAHEGKDKJBONNKLBGHCFKIHDFLFLJFCE\1.0.842.368_0, Quarantined, [14608], [443081],1.0.9742 File: 12 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\Default\Secure Preferences, Replaced, [14608], [443081],1.0.9742 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\Default\Preferences, Replaced, [14608], [443081],1.0.9742 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\DEFAULT\EXTENSIONS\LAHEGKDKJBONNKLBGHCFKIHDFLFLJFCE\1.0.842.368_0\JS\BRAND.JS, Quarantined, [14608], [443081],1.0.9742 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\lahegkdkjbonnklbghcfkihdflfljfce\1.0.842.368_0\icons\PrsstMusic-128.png, Quarantined, [14608], [443081],1.0.9742 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\lahegkdkjbonnklbghcfkihdflfljfce\1.0.842.368_0\icons\PrsstMusic-16.png, Quarantined, [14608], [443081],1.0.9742 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\lahegkdkjbonnklbghcfkihdflfljfce\1.0.842.368_0\js\background.js, Quarantined, [14608], [443081],1.0.9742 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\lahegkdkjbonnklbghcfkihdflfljfce\1.0.842.368_0\js\contentScript.js, Quarantined, [14608], [443081],1.0.9742 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\lahegkdkjbonnklbghcfkihdflfljfce\1.0.842.368_0\_metadata\computed_hashes.json, Quarantined, [14608], [443081],1.0.9742 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\lahegkdkjbonnklbghcfkihdflfljfce\1.0.842.368_0\_metadata\verified_contents.json, Quarantined, [14608], [443081],1.0.9742 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\lahegkdkjbonnklbghcfkihdflfljfce\1.0.842.368_0\Archive created by free jZipFree.url, Quarantined, [14608], [443081],1.0.9742 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\lahegkdkjbonnklbghcfkihdflfljfce\1.0.842.368_0\manifest.json, Quarantined, [14608], [443081],1.0.9742 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\Default\Secure Preferences, Replaced, [403], [496134],1.0.9742 Physical Sector: 0 (No malicious items detected) WMI: 0 (No malicious items detected) (end) The full version of Malwarebytes can actively protect your computer against threats.We use different ways of protecting your computer(s): Dynamically Blocks Malware Sites & Servers Malware Execution Prevention Save yourself the hassle and get protected.
  4. What is CommentsPlus?The Malwarebytes research team has determined that CommentsPlus is a search hijacker. These so-called "hijackers" manipulate your browser(s), for example to change your startpage or searchscopes, so that the affected browser visits their site or one of their choice.How do I know if my computer is affected by CommentsPlus?You may see this entry in your list of installed Chrome extensions:and these warnings during install:You will see this icon in your Chrome menu-bar:and this changed setting:How did CommentsPlus get on my computer?Browser hijackers use different methods for distributing themselves. This particular one was downloaded from the webstore:after a redirect from their website:How do I remove CommentsPlus?Our program Malwarebytes can detect and remove this potentially unwanted program. Please download Malwarebytes to your desktop. Double-click mb3-setup-consumer-{version}.exe and follow the prompts to install the program. Then click Finish. Once the program has fully updated, select Scan Now on the Dashboard. Or select the Threat Scan from the Scan menu. If another update of the definitions is available, it will be implemented before the rest of the scanning procedure. When the scan is complete, make sure that all Threats are selected, and click Remove Selected. Restart your computer when prompted to do so. Is there anything else I need to do to get rid of CommentsPlus? No, Malwarebytes removes CommentsPlus completely. How would the full version of Malwarebytes help protect me?We hope our application and this guide have helped you eradicate this hijacker.The full version of Malwarebytes would have protected you against the CommentsPlus hijacker. It would have blocked their website, giving you a chance to stop it before it became too late.Technical details for expertsPossible signs in FRST logs: CHR DefaultSearchURL: Default -> hxxps://www.blpsearch.com/search?sid=848&itype=u&src=ds&p={searchTerms} CHR DefaultSearchKeyword: Default -> Default-Search CHR Extension: (CommentPlus) - C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\cljhiahgacgkopjhcmifljbjdgjfigma [2019-03-11] Alterations made by the installer: File system details [View: All details] (Selection) --------------------------------------------------- Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\cljhiahgacgkopjhcmifljbjdgjfigma\1.0.848.70_0 Adds the file background.js"="2/5/2019 12:15 PM, 612 bytes, A Adds the file bg.js"="2/5/2019 12:15 PM, 12649 bytes, A Adds the file brand.js"="2/5/2019 12:15 PM, 519 bytes, A Adds the file icon-128.png"="3/11/2019 10:40 AM, 3731 bytes, A Adds the file icon-16.png"="3/11/2019 10:40 AM, 496 bytes, A Adds the file icon-24.png"="3/11/2019 10:40 AM, 785 bytes, A Adds the file icon-32.png"="3/11/2019 10:40 AM, 1055 bytes, A Adds the file icon-48.png"="3/11/2019 10:40 AM, 1430 bytes, A Adds the file load_widget.js"="2/5/2019 12:15 PM, 435 bytes, A Adds the file manifest.json"="3/11/2019 10:40 AM, 1932 bytes, A Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\cljhiahgacgkopjhcmifljbjdgjfigma\1.0.848.70_0\_metadata Adds the file computed_hashes.json"="3/11/2019 10:40 AM, 816 bytes, A Adds the file verified_contents.json"="2/5/2019 12:15 PM, 2524 bytes, A Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\cljhiahgacgkopjhcmifljbjdgjfigma\1.0.848.70_0\icons Adds the file checker.gif"="2/5/2019 12:15 PM, 1095 bytes, A Adds the file CommentPlus-128.png"="2/5/2019 12:15 PM, 3712 bytes, A Registry details [View: All details] (Selection) ------------------------------------------------ [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Google\Chrome\PreferenceMACs\Default\extensions.settings] "cljhiahgacgkopjhcmifljbjdgjfigma"="REG_SZ", "F1AD3ED5D42E8A429054A5A8C4D0848F2BB38051C7C513778E509159422F5578" Malwarebytes log: Malwarebytes www.malwarebytes.com -Log Details- Scan Date: 3/11/19 Scan Time: 10:49 AM Log File: e789afc9-43e2-11e9-b4a3-00ffdcc6fdfc.json -Software Information- Version: 3.7.1.2839 Components Version: 1.0.538 Update Package Version: 1.0.9630 License: Premium -System Information- OS: Windows 7 Service Pack 1 CPU: x64 File System: NTFS User: {computername}\{username} -Scan Summary- Scan Type: Threat Scan Scan Initiated By: Manual Result: Completed Objects Scanned: 236593 Threats Detected: 22 Threats Quarantined: 22 Time Elapsed: 3 min, 34 sec -Scan Options- Memory: Enabled Startup: Enabled Filesystem: Enabled Archives: Enabled Rootkits: Enabled Heuristics: Enabled PUP: Detect PUM: Detect -Scan Details- Process: 0 (No malicious items detected) Module: 0 (No malicious items detected) Registry Key: 0 (No malicious items detected) Registry Value: 1 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch, HKCU\SOFTWARE\GOOGLE\CHROME\PREFERENCEMACS\Default\extensions.settings|cljhiahgacgkopjhcmifljbjdgjfigma, Quarantined, [404], [496134],1.0.9630 Registry Data: 0 (No malicious items detected) Data Stream: 0 (No malicious items detected) Folder: 4 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\cljhiahgacgkopjhcmifljbjdgjfigma\1.0.848.70_0\_metadata, Quarantined, [404], [496134],1.0.9630 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\cljhiahgacgkopjhcmifljbjdgjfigma\1.0.848.70_0\icons, Quarantined, [404], [496134],1.0.9630 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\cljhiahgacgkopjhcmifljbjdgjfigma\1.0.848.70_0, Quarantined, [404], [496134],1.0.9630 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\Default\Extensions\cljhiahgacgkopjhcmifljbjdgjfigma, Quarantined, [404], [496134],1.0.9630 File: 17 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\cljhiahgacgkopjhcmifljbjdgjfigma\1.0.848.70_0\icons\checker.gif, Quarantined, [404], [496134],1.0.9630 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\cljhiahgacgkopjhcmifljbjdgjfigma\1.0.848.70_0\icons\CommentPlus-128.png, Quarantined, [404], [496134],1.0.9630 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\cljhiahgacgkopjhcmifljbjdgjfigma\1.0.848.70_0\_metadata\computed_hashes.json, Quarantined, [404], [496134],1.0.9630 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\cljhiahgacgkopjhcmifljbjdgjfigma\1.0.848.70_0\_metadata\verified_contents.json, Quarantined, [404], [496134],1.0.9630 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\cljhiahgacgkopjhcmifljbjdgjfigma\1.0.848.70_0\background.js, Quarantined, [404], [496134],1.0.9630 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\cljhiahgacgkopjhcmifljbjdgjfigma\1.0.848.70_0\bg.js, Quarantined, [404], [496134],1.0.9630 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\cljhiahgacgkopjhcmifljbjdgjfigma\1.0.848.70_0\brand.js, Quarantined, [404], [496134],1.0.9630 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\cljhiahgacgkopjhcmifljbjdgjfigma\1.0.848.70_0\icon-128.png, Quarantined, [404], [496134],1.0.9630 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\cljhiahgacgkopjhcmifljbjdgjfigma\1.0.848.70_0\icon-16.png, Quarantined, [404], [496134],1.0.9630 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\cljhiahgacgkopjhcmifljbjdgjfigma\1.0.848.70_0\icon-24.png, Quarantined, [404], [496134],1.0.9630 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\cljhiahgacgkopjhcmifljbjdgjfigma\1.0.848.70_0\icon-32.png, Quarantined, [404], [496134],1.0.9630 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\cljhiahgacgkopjhcmifljbjdgjfigma\1.0.848.70_0\icon-48.png, Quarantined, [404], [496134],1.0.9630 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\cljhiahgacgkopjhcmifljbjdgjfigma\1.0.848.70_0\load_widget.js, Quarantined, [404], [496134],1.0.9630 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\cljhiahgacgkopjhcmifljbjdgjfigma\1.0.848.70_0\manifest.json, Quarantined, [404], [496134],1.0.9630 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\Default\Secure Preferences, Replaced, [404], [496134],1.0.9630 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\Default\Preferences, Replaced, [404], [496134],1.0.9630 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\Default\Secure Preferences, Replaced, [404], [496134],1.0.9630 Physical Sector: 0 (No malicious items detected) WMI: 0 (No malicious items detected) (end) As mentioned before the full version of Malwarebytes could have protected your computer against this threat.We use different ways of protecting your computer(s): Dynamically Blocks Malware Sites & Servers Malware Execution Prevention Save yourself the hassle and get protected.
  5. What is Search4Moviex?The Malwarebytes research team has determined that Search4Moviex is a search hijacker. These so-called "hijackers" manipulate your browser(s), for example to change your startpage or searchscopes, so that the affected browser visits their site or one of their choice.How do I know if my computer is affected by Search4Moviex?You may see this entry in your list of installed Chrome extensions:and these warnings during install:You will see this icon in your Chrome menu-bar:and this changed setting:How did Search4Moviex get on my computer?Browser hijackers use different methods for distributing themselves. This particular one was downloaded from the webstore:How do I remove Search4Moviex?Our program Malwarebytes can detect and remove this potentially unwanted program. Please download Malwarebytes to your desktop. Double-click mb3-setup-consumer-{version}.exe and follow the prompts to install the program. Then click Finish. Once the program has fully updated, select Scan Now on the Dashboard. Or select the Threat Scan from the Scan menu. If another update of the definitions is available, it will be implemented before the rest of the scanning procedure. When the scan is complete, make sure that all Threats are selected, and click Remove Selected. Restart your computer when prompted to do so. Is there anything else I need to do to get rid of Search4Moviex? No, Malwarebytes removes Search4Moviex completely. How would the full version of Malwarebytes help protect me?We hope our application and this guide have helped you eradicate this hijacker.Technical details for expertsPossible signs in FRST logs: CHR DefaultSearchURL: Default -> hxxps://www.blpsearch.com/search?sid=846&src=ds&p={searchTerms} CHR DefaultSearchKeyword: Default -> Default-Search CHR Extension: (Search4Moviex) - C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\adnfpfmodihlaedmaigidfalcnbfbjcd [2019-03-06] Alterations made by the installer: File system details [View: All details] (Selection) --------------------------------------------------- Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\adnfpfmodihlaedmaigidfalcnbfbjcd\1.0.846.435_0 Adds the file Archive created by free jZip.url"="11/26/2013 10:21 AM, 58 bytes, A Adds the file manifest.json"="3/6/2019 4:51 PM, 2014 bytes, A Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\adnfpfmodihlaedmaigidfalcnbfbjcd\1.0.846.435_0\_metadata Adds the file computed_hashes.json"="3/6/2019 4:51 PM, 735 bytes, A Adds the file verified_contents.json"="1/24/2019 6:12 PM, 2165 bytes, A Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\adnfpfmodihlaedmaigidfalcnbfbjcd\1.0.846.435_0\icons Adds the file checker.gif"="1/24/2019 6:08 PM, 1095 bytes, A Adds the file Search4Moviex-128.png"="3/6/2019 4:51 PM, 3848 bytes, A Adds the file Search4Moviex-16.png"="3/6/2019 4:51 PM, 409 bytes, A Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\adnfpfmodihlaedmaigidfalcnbfbjcd\1.0.846.435_0\js Adds the file background.js"="1/24/2019 6:08 PM, 14947 bytes, A Adds the file brand.js"="1/24/2019 6:08 PM, 653 bytes, A Adds the file contentScript.js"="1/24/2019 6:08 PM, 972 bytes, A Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Sync Extension Settings\adnfpfmodihlaedmaigidfalcnbfbjcd Adds the file 000003.log"="3/6/2019 4:51 PM, 1233 bytes, A Adds the file CURRENT"="3/6/2019 4:51 PM, 16 bytes, A Adds the file LOCK"="3/6/2019 4:51 PM, 0 bytes, A Adds the file LOG"="3/6/2019 4:51 PM, 184 bytes, A Adds the file MANIFEST-000001"="3/6/2019 4:51 PM, 41 bytes, A Registry details [View: All details] (Selection) ------------------------------------------------ [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Google\Chrome\PreferenceMACs\Default\extensions.settings] "adnfpfmodihlaedmaigidfalcnbfbjcd"="REG_SZ", "A45672155ED0165DBB74EC84FFB91DFFF6BBF62FFD39DE554E04072A85C2B895" Malwarebytes log: Malwarebytes www.malwarebytes.com -Log Details- Scan Date: 3/6/19 Scan Time: 5:10 PM Log File: 5a2c9f34-402a-11e9-8de3-00ffdcc6fdfc.json -Software Information- Version: 3.7.1.2839 Components Version: 1.0.538 Update Package Version: 1.0.9566 License: Premium -System Information- OS: Windows 7 Service Pack 1 CPU: x64 File System: NTFS User: {computername}\{username} -Scan Summary- Scan Type: Threat Scan Scan Initiated By: Manual Result: Completed Objects Scanned: 236356 Threats Detected: 26 Threats Quarantined: 26 Time Elapsed: 4 min, 22 sec -Scan Options- Memory: Enabled Startup: Enabled Filesystem: Enabled Archives: Enabled Rootkits: Enabled Heuristics: Enabled PUP: Detect PUM: Detect -Scan Details- Process: 0 (No malicious items detected) Module: 0 (No malicious items detected) Registry Key: 0 (No malicious items detected) Registry Value: 1 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, HKCU\SOFTWARE\GOOGLE\CHROME\PREFERENCEMACS\Default\extensions.settings|adnfpfmodihlaedmaigidfalcnbfbjcd, Quarantined, [14673], [443081],1.0.9566 Registry Data: 0 (No malicious items detected) Data Stream: 0 (No malicious items detected) Folder: 6 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\Default\Extensions\adnfpfmodihlaedmaigidfalcnbfbjcd, Quarantined, [14673], [443081],1.0.9566 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\Default\Sync Extension Settings\adnfpfmodihlaedmaigidfalcnbfbjcd, Quarantined, [14673], [443081],1.0.9566 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\adnfpfmodihlaedmaigidfalcnbfbjcd\1.0.846.435_0\_metadata, Quarantined, [14673], [443081],1.0.9566 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\adnfpfmodihlaedmaigidfalcnbfbjcd\1.0.846.435_0\icons, Quarantined, [14673], [443081],1.0.9566 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\adnfpfmodihlaedmaigidfalcnbfbjcd\1.0.846.435_0\js, Quarantined, [14673], [443081],1.0.9566 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\DEFAULT\EXTENSIONS\ADNFPFMODIHLAEDMAIGIDFALCNBFBJCD\1.0.846.435_0, Quarantined, [14673], [443081],1.0.9566 File: 19 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Sync Extension Settings\adnfpfmodihlaedmaigidfalcnbfbjcd\000003.log, Quarantined, [14673], [443081],1.0.9566 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Sync Extension Settings\adnfpfmodihlaedmaigidfalcnbfbjcd\CURRENT, Quarantined, [14673], [443081],1.0.9566 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Sync Extension Settings\adnfpfmodihlaedmaigidfalcnbfbjcd\LOCK, Quarantined, [14673], [443081],1.0.9566 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Sync Extension Settings\adnfpfmodihlaedmaigidfalcnbfbjcd\LOG, Quarantined, [14673], [443081],1.0.9566 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Sync Extension Settings\adnfpfmodihlaedmaigidfalcnbfbjcd\MANIFEST-000001, Quarantined, [14673], [443081],1.0.9566 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\Default\Secure Preferences, Replaced, [14673], [443081],1.0.9566 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\Default\Preferences, Replaced, [14673], [443081],1.0.9566 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\DEFAULT\EXTENSIONS\ADNFPFMODIHLAEDMAIGIDFALCNBFBJCD\1.0.846.435_0\JS\BRAND.JS, Quarantined, [14673], [443081],1.0.9566 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\adnfpfmodihlaedmaigidfalcnbfbjcd\1.0.846.435_0\icons\checker.gif, Quarantined, [14673], [443081],1.0.9566 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\adnfpfmodihlaedmaigidfalcnbfbjcd\1.0.846.435_0\icons\Search4Moviex-128.png, Quarantined, [14673], [443081],1.0.9566 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\adnfpfmodihlaedmaigidfalcnbfbjcd\1.0.846.435_0\icons\Search4Moviex-16.png, Quarantined, [14673], [443081],1.0.9566 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\adnfpfmodihlaedmaigidfalcnbfbjcd\1.0.846.435_0\js\background.js, Quarantined, [14673], [443081],1.0.9566 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\adnfpfmodihlaedmaigidfalcnbfbjcd\1.0.846.435_0\js\contentScript.js, Quarantined, [14673], [443081],1.0.9566 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\adnfpfmodihlaedmaigidfalcnbfbjcd\1.0.846.435_0\_metadata\computed_hashes.json, Quarantined, [14673], [443081],1.0.9566 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\adnfpfmodihlaedmaigidfalcnbfbjcd\1.0.846.435_0\_metadata\verified_contents.json, Quarantined, [14673], [443081],1.0.9566 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\adnfpfmodihlaedmaigidfalcnbfbjcd\1.0.846.435_0\Archive created by free jZip.url, Quarantined, [14673], [443081],1.0.9566 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\adnfpfmodihlaedmaigidfalcnbfbjcd\1.0.846.435_0\manifest.json, Quarantined, [14673], [443081],1.0.9566 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\Default\Secure Preferences, Replaced, [404], [496134],1.0.9566 Physical Sector: 0 (No malicious items detected) WMI: 0 (No malicious items detected) (end) The full version of Malwarebytes uses different ways of protecting your computer(s): Dynamically Blocks Malware Sites & Servers Malware Execution Prevention Save yourself the hassle and get protected.
  6. What is Wise Search?The Malwarebytes research team has determined that Wise Search is a search hijacker. These so-called "hijackers" manipulate your browser(s), for example to change your startpage or searchscopes, so that the affected browser visits their site or one of their choice.How do I know if my computer is affected by Wise Search?You may see this entry in your list of installed Chrome extensions:and these warnings during install:You will see this icon in your Chrome menu-bar:and this changed setting:How did Wise Search get on my computer?Browser hijackers use different methods for distributing themselves. This particular one was downloaded from the webstore:after a redirect from another install:How do I remove Wise Search?Our program Malwarebytes can detect and remove this potentially unwanted program. Please download Malwarebytes to your desktop. Double-click mb3-setup-consumer-{version}.exe and follow the prompts to install the program. Then click Finish. Once the program has fully updated, select Scan Now on the Dashboard. Or select the Threat Scan from the Scan menu. If another update of the definitions is available, it will be implemented before the rest of the scanning procedure. When the scan is complete, make sure that all Threats are selected, and click Remove Selected. Restart your computer when prompted to do so. Is there anything else I need to do to get rid of Wise Search? No, Malwarebytes removes Wise Search completely. How would the full version of Malwarebytes help protect me?We hope our application and this guide have helped you eradicate this hijacker.As you can see below the full version of Malwarebytes would have protected you against the Wise Search hijacker. It would have blocked their notifications service, giving you a chance to stop it before it became too late. Technical details for expertsPossible signs in FRST logs: CHR DefaultSearchURL: Default -> hxxps://www.blpsearch.com/search?sid=844&itype=u&src=ds&p={searchTerms} CHR DefaultSearchKeyword: Default -> BLPSearch CHR Extension: (Wise Search) - C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\fnmnmfnfjojbginnabgiaeghcgljcimg [2019-02-25] Alterations made by the installer: File system details [View: All details] (Selection) --------------------------------------------------- Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\fnmnmfnfjojbginnabgiaeghcgljcimg\1.0.844.419_0 Adds the file Archive created by free jZipFree.url"="1/29/2018 4:23 PM, 58 bytes, A Adds the file manifest.json"="2/25/2019 9:02 AM, 1746 bytes, A Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\fnmnmfnfjojbginnabgiaeghcgljcimg\1.0.844.419_0\_metadata Adds the file computed_hashes.json"="2/25/2019 9:02 AM, 626 bytes, A Adds the file verified_contents.json"="12/5/2018 7:50 AM, 1920 bytes, A Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\fnmnmfnfjojbginnabgiaeghcgljcimg\1.0.844.419_0\icons Adds the file checker.gif"="12/5/2018 7:49 AM, 43 bytes, A Adds the file WiseSearch-128.png"="2/25/2019 9:02 AM, 7338 bytes, A Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\fnmnmfnfjojbginnabgiaeghcgljcimg\1.0.844.419_0\js Adds the file background.js"="12/5/2018 7:49 AM, 12841 bytes, A Adds the file brand.js"="12/5/2018 7:49 AM, 470 bytes, A Registry details [View: All details] (Selection) ------------------------------------------------ [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Google\Chrome\PreferenceMACs\Default\extensions.settings] "fnmnmfnfjojbginnabgiaeghcgljcimg"="REG_SZ", "F5AABE20B1B4669A79883FEC551FD35F40C2F297A22FE4C8A538174E715B828E" Malwarebytes log: Malwarebytes www.malwarebytes.com -Log Details- Scan Date: 2/25/19 Scan Time: 9:17 AM Log File: d0c218ed-38d5-11e9-b5e1-00ffdcc6fdfc.json -Software Information- Version: 3.7.1.2839 Components Version: 1.0.538 Update Package Version: 1.0.9424 License: Premium -System Information- OS: Windows 7 Service Pack 1 CPU: x64 File System: NTFS User: {computername}\{username} -Scan Summary- Scan Type: Threat Scan Scan Initiated By: Manual Result: Completed Objects Scanned: 235877 Threats Detected: 17 Threats Quarantined: 17 Time Elapsed: 4 min, 44 sec -Scan Options- Memory: Enabled Startup: Enabled Filesystem: Enabled Archives: Enabled Rootkits: Enabled Heuristics: Enabled PUP: Detect PUM: Detect -Scan Details- Process: 0 (No malicious items detected) Module: 0 (No malicious items detected) Registry Key: 0 (No malicious items detected) Registry Value: 1 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, HKCU\SOFTWARE\GOOGLE\CHROME\PREFERENCEMACS\Default\extensions.settings|fnmnmfnfjojbginnabgiaeghcgljcimg, Quarantined, [14598], [443081],1.0.9424 Registry Data: 0 (No malicious items detected) Data Stream: 0 (No malicious items detected) Folder: 5 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\Default\Extensions\fnmnmfnfjojbginnabgiaeghcgljcimg, Quarantined, [14598], [443081],1.0.9424 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\fnmnmfnfjojbginnabgiaeghcgljcimg\1.0.844.419_0\_metadata, Quarantined, [14598], [443081],1.0.9424 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\fnmnmfnfjojbginnabgiaeghcgljcimg\1.0.844.419_0\icons, Quarantined, [14598], [443081],1.0.9424 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\fnmnmfnfjojbginnabgiaeghcgljcimg\1.0.844.419_0\js, Quarantined, [14598], [443081],1.0.9424 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\DEFAULT\EXTENSIONS\FNMNMFNFJOJBGINNABGIAEGHCGLJCIMG\1.0.844.419_0, Quarantined, [14598], [443081],1.0.9424 File: 11 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\Default\Secure Preferences, Replaced, [14598], [443081],1.0.9424 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\Default\Preferences, Replaced, [14598], [443081],1.0.9424 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\DEFAULT\EXTENSIONS\FNMNMFNFJOJBGINNABGIAEGHCGLJCIMG\1.0.844.419_0\JS\BRAND.JS, Quarantined, [14598], [443081],1.0.9424 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\fnmnmfnfjojbginnabgiaeghcgljcimg\1.0.844.419_0\icons\checker.gif, Quarantined, [14598], [443081],1.0.9424 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\fnmnmfnfjojbginnabgiaeghcgljcimg\1.0.844.419_0\icons\WiseSearch-128.png, Quarantined, [14598], [443081],1.0.9424 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\fnmnmfnfjojbginnabgiaeghcgljcimg\1.0.844.419_0\js\background.js, Quarantined, [14598], [443081],1.0.9424 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\fnmnmfnfjojbginnabgiaeghcgljcimg\1.0.844.419_0\_metadata\computed_hashes.json, Quarantined, [14598], [443081],1.0.9424 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\fnmnmfnfjojbginnabgiaeghcgljcimg\1.0.844.419_0\_metadata\verified_contents.json, Quarantined, [14598], [443081],1.0.9424 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\fnmnmfnfjojbginnabgiaeghcgljcimg\1.0.844.419_0\Archive created by free jZipFree.url, Quarantined, [14598], [443081],1.0.9424 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\fnmnmfnfjojbginnabgiaeghcgljcimg\1.0.844.419_0\manifest.json, Quarantined, [14598], [443081],1.0.9424 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\Default\Secure Preferences, Replaced, [403], [496134],1.0.9424 Physical Sector: 0 (No malicious items detected) WMI: 0 (No malicious items detected) (end) As mentioned before the full version of Malwarebytes could have protected your computer against this threat.We use different ways of protecting your computer(s): Dynamically Blocks Malware Sites & Servers Malware Execution Prevention Save yourself the hassle and get protected.
  7. What is Search4Musix?The Malwarebytes research team has determined that Search4Musix is a browser hijacker. These so-called "hijackers" manipulate your browser(s), for example to change your startpage or searchscopes, so that the affected browser visits their site or one of their choice.This one changes your search settings.How do I know if my computer is affected by Search4Musix?You may see these browser add-ons:and these warnings during install:You will see this icon in your browser menu-bar:and this changed setting:How did Search4Musix get on my computer?Browser hijackers use different methods for distributing themselves. This particular one was downloaded from their website:the Chrome extension through the webstore:How do I remove Search4Musix?Our program Malwarebytes can detect and remove this potentially unwanted program. Please download Malwarebytes to your desktop. Double-click mb3-setup-consumer-{version}.exe and follow the prompts to install the program. Then click Finish. Once the program has fully updated, select Scan Now on the Dashboard. Or select the Threat Scan from the Scan menu. If another update of the definitions is available, it will be implemented before the rest of the scanning procedure. When the scan is complete, make sure that all Threats are selected, and click Remove Selected. Restart your computer when prompted to do so. Is there anything else I need to do to get rid of Search4Musix? No, Malwarebytes removes Search4Musix completely. How would the full version of Malwarebytes help protect me?We hope our application and this guide have helped you eradicate this hijacker.As you can see below the full version of Malwarebytes would have protected you against the Search4Musix hijacker. It would have blocked the website, giving you a chance to stop it before it became too late.Technical details for expertsPossible signs in FRST logs: FF Extension: No Name - C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Roaming\Mozilla\Firefox\Profiles\{default}.profile\Extensions\{7ae0db73-6402-44f7-b4f3-81b7ce81bf6a}.xpi [2018-10-29] CHR DefaultSearchURL: Default -> hxxps://www.blpsearch.com/search?sid=841&src=ds&p={searchTerms} CHR DefaultSearchKeyword: Default -> Default-Search CHR Extension: (Search4Musix) - C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\kadkeanljhhmdflkmhbfccjpkfmnnjfm [2018-10-29] Alterations made by the installer: File system details [View: All details] (Selection) --------------------------------------------------- Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\kadkeanljhhmdflkmhbfccjpkfmnnjfm\1.0.841.392_0 Adds the file Archive created by free jZipFree.url"="1/29/2018 5:23 PM, 58 bytes, A Adds the file manifest.json"="10/29/2018 8:34 AM, 1932 bytes, A Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\kadkeanljhhmdflkmhbfccjpkfmnnjfm\1.0.841.392_0\_metadata Adds the file computed_hashes.json"="10/29/2018 8:34 AM, 628 bytes, A Adds the file verified_contents.json"="10/14/2018 2:59 PM, 2052 bytes, A Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\kadkeanljhhmdflkmhbfccjpkfmnnjfm\1.0.841.392_0\icons Adds the file Search4Musix-128.png"="10/29/2018 8:34 AM, 7442 bytes, A Adds the file Search4Musix-16.png"="10/29/2018 8:34 AM, 718 bytes, A Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\kadkeanljhhmdflkmhbfccjpkfmnnjfm\1.0.841.392_0\js Adds the file background.js"="10/14/2018 2:58 PM, 14008 bytes, A Adds the file brand.js"="10/14/2018 2:58 PM, 703 bytes, A Adds the file contentScript.js"="10/14/2018 2:58 PM, 972 bytes, A In the existing folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Roaming\Mozilla\Firefox\Profiles\{default}.profile\extensions Adds the file {7ae0db73-6402-44f7-b4f3-81b7ce81bf6a}.xpi"="10/29/2018 8:31 AM, 25404 bytes, A Registry details [View: All details] (Selection) ------------------------------------------------ [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Google\Chrome\PreferenceMACs\Default\extensions.settings] "kadkeanljhhmdflkmhbfccjpkfmnnjfm"="REG_SZ", "4BF1606B60C8B5026789A3C9E5010B87C733DEC532B5A3A1C9E749D7EE0851E8" Malwarebytes log: Malwarebytes www.malwarebytes.com -Log Details- Scan Date: 10/29/18 Scan Time: 8:42 AM Log File: 283d0933-db4e-11e8-ab9f-00ffdcc6fdfc.json -Software Information- Version: 3.6.1.2711 Components Version: 1.0.463 Update Package Version: 1.0.7585 License: Premium -System Information- OS: Windows 7 Service Pack 1 CPU: x64 File System: NTFS User: {computername}\{username} -Scan Summary- Scan Type: Threat Scan Scan Initiated By: Manual Result: Completed Objects Scanned: 238110 Threats Detected: 19 Threats Quarantined: 19 Time Elapsed: 3 min, 9 sec -Scan Options- Memory: Enabled Startup: Enabled Filesystem: Enabled Archives: Enabled Rootkits: Enabled Heuristics: Enabled PUP: Detect PUM: Detect -Scan Details- Process: 0 (No malicious items detected) Module: 0 (No malicious items detected) Registry Key: 0 (No malicious items detected) Registry Value: 1 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, HKCU\SOFTWARE\GOOGLE\CHROME\PREFERENCEMACS\Default\extensions.settings|kadkeanljhhmdflkmhbfccjpkfmnnjfm, Quarantined, [14254], [443081],1.0.7585 Registry Data: 0 (No malicious items detected) Data Stream: 0 (No malicious items detected) Folder: 5 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\Default\Extensions\kadkeanljhhmdflkmhbfccjpkfmnnjfm, Quarantined, [14254], [443081],1.0.7585 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\kadkeanljhhmdflkmhbfccjpkfmnnjfm\1.0.841.392_0\_metadata, Quarantined, [14254], [443081],1.0.7585 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\kadkeanljhhmdflkmhbfccjpkfmnnjfm\1.0.841.392_0\icons, Quarantined, [14254], [443081],1.0.7585 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\kadkeanljhhmdflkmhbfccjpkfmnnjfm\1.0.841.392_0\js, Quarantined, [14254], [443081],1.0.7585 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\DEFAULT\EXTENSIONS\KADKEANLJHHMDFLKMHBFCCJPKFMNNJFM\1.0.841.392_0, Quarantined, [14254], [443081],1.0.7585 File: 13 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\ROAMING\MOZILLA\FIREFOX\PROFILES\{default}.profile\EXTENSIONS\{7AE0DB73-6402-44F7-B4F3-81B7CE81BF6A}.XPI, Quarantined, [381], [545488],1.0.7585 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\Default\Secure Preferences, Replaced, [14254], [443081],1.0.7585 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\Default\Preferences, Replaced, [14254], [443081],1.0.7585 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\DEFAULT\EXTENSIONS\KADKEANLJHHMDFLKMHBFCCJPKFMNNJFM\1.0.841.392_0\JS\BRAND.JS, Quarantined, [14254], [443081],1.0.7585 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\kadkeanljhhmdflkmhbfccjpkfmnnjfm\1.0.841.392_0\icons\Search4Musix-128.png, Quarantined, [14254], [443081],1.0.7585 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\kadkeanljhhmdflkmhbfccjpkfmnnjfm\1.0.841.392_0\icons\Search4Musix-16.png, Quarantined, [14254], [443081],1.0.7585 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\kadkeanljhhmdflkmhbfccjpkfmnnjfm\1.0.841.392_0\js\background.js, Quarantined, [14254], [443081],1.0.7585 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\kadkeanljhhmdflkmhbfccjpkfmnnjfm\1.0.841.392_0\js\contentScript.js, Quarantined, [14254], [443081],1.0.7585 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\kadkeanljhhmdflkmhbfccjpkfmnnjfm\1.0.841.392_0\_metadata\computed_hashes.json, Quarantined, [14254], [443081],1.0.7585 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\kadkeanljhhmdflkmhbfccjpkfmnnjfm\1.0.841.392_0\_metadata\verified_contents.json, Quarantined, [14254], [443081],1.0.7585 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\kadkeanljhhmdflkmhbfccjpkfmnnjfm\1.0.841.392_0\Archive created by free jZipFree.url, Quarantined, [14254], [443081],1.0.7585 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\kadkeanljhhmdflkmhbfccjpkfmnnjfm\1.0.841.392_0\manifest.json, Quarantined, [14254], [443081],1.0.7585 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\Default\Secure Preferences, Replaced, [381], [496134],1.0.7585 Physical Sector: 0 (No malicious items detected) WMI: 0 (No malicious items detected) (end) As mentioned before the full version of Malwarebytes could have protected your computer against this threat.We use different ways of protecting your computer(s): Dynamically Blocks Malware Sites & Servers Malware Execution Prevention Save yourself the hassle and get protected.
  8. What is Search App - Entertainment? The Malwarebytes research team has determined that SearchApp - Entertainment is a search hijacker for the Chrome browser. These so-called "hijackers" manipulate your browser(s), for example to change your startpage or searchscopes, so that the affected browser visits their site or one of their choice. How do I know if my computer is affected by SearchApp - Entertainment? You may see this entry in your list of installed Chrome extensions: and these warnings during install: and you will see this icons in your Chrome menu-bar: How did SearchApp - Entertainment get on my computer? Browser hijackers use different methods for distributing themselves. These often are availbale in the webstore as well: How do I remove SearchApp - Entertainment? Our program Malwarebytes can detect and remove this potentially unwanted program. Please download Malwarebytes to your desktop. Double-click mb3-setup-consumer-{version}.exe and follow the prompts to install the program. Then click Finish. Once the program has fully updated, select Scan Now on the Dashboard. Or select the Threat Scan from the Scan menu. If another update of the definitions is available, it will be implemented before the rest of the scanning procedure. When the scan is complete, make sure that all Threats are selected, and click Remove Selected. Restart your computer when prompted to do so. Is there anything else I need to do to get rid of SearchApp - Entertainment? No, Malwarebytes removes SearchApp - Entertainment completely. If you are using an older version of Malwarebytes, you may have to remove the Chrome extension manually under Tools > More Tools > Extensions. Click on the bin behind the SearchApp - Entertainment entry and confirm Remove in the prompt. How would the full version of Malwarebytes help protect me? We hope our application and this guide have helped you eradicate this hijacker. As you can see below the full version of Malwarebytes would have protected you against the SearchApp - Entertainment hijacker. We block their domains to protect our customers. Technical details for experts Possible signs in FRST logs: CHR DefaultSearchURL: Default -> hxxp://www.blpsearch.com/search?sid=750&aid={APPID}&itype=u&src=ds&p={searchTerms}&tm=0 CHR DefaultSearchKeyword: Default -> BLPSearch CHR Extension: (SearchApp - Entertainment) - C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\phlbjnedeghkgaeghaiocogfofoicbpg [2018-01-18] Alterations made by the installer: File system details [View: All details] (Selection) --------------------------------------------------- Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\phlbjnedeghkgaeghaiocogfofoicbpg\1.1.0.3308_0 Adds the file Archive created by free jZip.url"="11/26/2013 11:21 AM, 58 bytes, A Adds the file manifest.json"="1/18/2018 7:57 AM, 1658 bytes, A Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\phlbjnedeghkgaeghaiocogfofoicbpg\1.1.0.3308_0\_metadata Adds the file computed_hashes.json"="1/18/2018 7:57 AM, 575 bytes, A Adds the file verified_contents.json"="8/15/2017 11:11 AM, 1905 bytes, A Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\phlbjnedeghkgaeghaiocogfofoicbpg\1.1.0.3308_0\icons Adds the file checker.gif"="8/14/2017 3:47 PM, 43 bytes, A Adds the file icon-128.png"="1/18/2018 7:57 AM, 8663 bytes, A Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\phlbjnedeghkgaeghaiocogfofoicbpg\1.1.0.3308_0\js Adds the file background.js"="8/14/2017 3:47 PM, 10614 bytes, A Adds the file brand.js"="8/14/2017 3:47 PM, 218 bytes, A Registry details [View: All details] (Selection) ------------------------------------------------ [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Google\Chrome\PreferenceMACs\Default\extensions.settings] "phlbjnedeghkgaeghaiocogfofoicbpg"="REG_SZ", "501AAD27241B60C00C06E6ABE074FA7D2BC7251CC54F2056183D0E699A0884D0" Malwarebytes log: Malwarebytes www.malwarebytes.com -Log Details- Scan Date: 1/18/18 Scan Time: 8:09 AM Log File: 93d4b647-fc1e-11e7-b962-080027750297.json Administrator: Yes -Software Information- Version: 3.3.1.2183 Components Version: 1.0.262 Update Package Version: 1.0.3719 License: Premium -System Information- OS: Windows 7 Service Pack 1 CPU: x64 File System: NTFS User: {computername}\{username} -Scan Summary- Scan Type: Threat Scan Result: Completed Objects Scanned: 241590 Threats Detected: 15 Threats Quarantined: 15 Time Elapsed: 1 min, 41 sec -Scan Options- Memory: Enabled Startup: Enabled Filesystem: Enabled Archives: Enabled Rootkits: Disabled Heuristics: Enabled PUP: Detect PUM: Detect -Scan Details- Process: 0 (No malicious items detected) Module: 0 (No malicious items detected) Registry Key: 0 (No malicious items detected) Registry Value: 0 (No malicious items detected) Registry Data: 0 (No malicious items detected) Data Stream: 0 (No malicious items detected) Folder: 5 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\phlbjnedeghkgaeghaiocogfofoicbpg, Quarantined, [8382], [443081],1.0.3719 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\phlbjnedeghkgaeghaiocogfofoicbpg\1.1.0.3308_0\_metadata, Quarantined, [8382], [443081],1.0.3719 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\phlbjnedeghkgaeghaiocogfofoicbpg\1.1.0.3308_0\icons, Quarantined, [8382], [443081],1.0.3719 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\phlbjnedeghkgaeghaiocogfofoicbpg\1.1.0.3308_0\js, Quarantined, [8382], [443081],1.0.3719 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\DEFAULT\EXTENSIONS\PHLBJNEDEGHKGAEGHAIOCOGFOFOICBPG\1.1.0.3308_0, Quarantined, [8382], [443081],1.0.3719 File: 10 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\Default\Secure Preferences, Replaced, [8382], [443081],1.0.3719 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\Default\Preferences, Replaced, [8382], [443081],1.0.3719 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\DEFAULT\EXTENSIONS\PHLBJNEDEGHKGAEGHAIOCOGFOFOICBPG\1.1.0.3308_0\JS\BRAND.JS, Quarantined, [8382], [443081],1.0.3719 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\phlbjnedeghkgaeghaiocogfofoicbpg\1.1.0.3308_0\icons\checker.gif, Quarantined, [8382], [443081],1.0.3719 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\phlbjnedeghkgaeghaiocogfofoicbpg\1.1.0.3308_0\icons\icon-128.png, Quarantined, [8382], [443081],1.0.3719 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\phlbjnedeghkgaeghaiocogfofoicbpg\1.1.0.3308_0\js\background.js, Quarantined, [8382], [443081],1.0.3719 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\phlbjnedeghkgaeghaiocogfofoicbpg\1.1.0.3308_0\_metadata\computed_hashes.json, Quarantined, [8382], [443081],1.0.3719 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\phlbjnedeghkgaeghaiocogfofoicbpg\1.1.0.3308_0\_metadata\verified_contents.json, Quarantined, [8382], [443081],1.0.3719 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\phlbjnedeghkgaeghaiocogfofoicbpg\1.1.0.3308_0\Archive created by free jZip.url, Quarantined, [8382], [443081],1.0.3719 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\phlbjnedeghkgaeghaiocogfofoicbpg\1.1.0.3308_0\manifest.json, Quarantined, [8382], [443081],1.0.3719 Physical Sector: 0 (No malicious items detected) (end) As mentioned before the full version of Malwarebytes could have protected your computer against this threat. We use different ways of protecting your computer(s): Dynamically Blocks Malware Sites & Servers Malware Execution Prevention Save yourself the hassle and get protected.
  9. What is Search App (Movies)? The Malwarebytes research team has determined that Search App (Movies) is a search hijacker. These so-called "hijackers" manipulate your browser(s), for example to change your startpage or searchscopes, so that the affected browser visits their site or one of their choice. This one hijacks the Chrome search settings. How do I know if my computer is affected by Search App (Movies)? You may see this entry in your list of installed Chrome extensions: and these warnings during install: this changed setting: and you will see this icon in menu bar: How did Search App (Movies) get on my computer? Browser hijackers use different methods for distributing themselves. This particular one was also vailable in the webstore: How do I remove Search App (Movies)? Our program Malwarebytes can detect and remove this potentially unwanted program. Please download Malwarebytes to your desktop. Double-click mb3-setup-consumer-{version}.exe and follow the prompts to install the program. Then click Finish. Once the program has fully updated, select Scan Now on the Dashboard. Or select the Threat Scan from the Scan menu. If another update of the definitions is available, it will be implemented before the rest of the scanning procedure. When the scan is complete, make sure that all Threats are selected, and click Remove Selected. Restart your computer when prompted to do so. Is there anything else I need to do to get rid of Search App (Movies)? No, Malwarebytes removes Search App (Movies) completely. If you are using an older version of Malwarebytes, you may have to remove the Chrome extension manually under Tools > More Tools > Extensions. Click on the bin behind the Search App (Movies) entry and confirm Remove in the prompt. How would the full version of Malwarebytes help protect me? We hope our application and this guide have helped you eradicate this hijacker. As you can see below the full version of Malwarebytes would have protected you against the Search App (Movies) hijacker. It would have blocked the install site. Technical details for experts Possible signs in FRST logs: CHR DefaultSearchURL: Default -> hxxp://www.blpsearch.com/search?sid=674&aid={APPID}&itype=u&src=ds&p={searchTerms}&tm=0 CHR DefaultSearchKeyword: Default -> BLPSearch CHR Extension: (SearchApp) - C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\iihpkcgdnfcebllbnabebjmndekcnlgg [2018-01-11] Alterations made by the installer: File system details [View: All details] (Selection) --------------------------------------------------- Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\iihpkcgdnfcebllbnabebjmndekcnlgg\1.0.0.3281_0 Adds the file manifest.json"="1/11/2018 9:33 AM, 1668 bytes, A Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\iihpkcgdnfcebllbnabebjmndekcnlgg\1.0.0.3281_0\_metadata Adds the file computed_hashes.json"="1/11/2018 9:33 AM, 449 bytes, A Adds the file verified_contents.json"="12/25/2017 9:31 AM, 1769 bytes, A Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\iihpkcgdnfcebllbnabebjmndekcnlgg\1.0.0.3281_0\icons Adds the file checker.gif"="8/22/2017 12:35 PM, 43 bytes, A Adds the file icon-128.png"="1/11/2018 9:33 AM, 8663 bytes, A Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\iihpkcgdnfcebllbnabebjmndekcnlgg\1.0.0.3281_0\js Adds the file background.js"="8/22/2017 12:35 PM, 10614 bytes, A Adds the file brand.js"="8/22/2017 12:35 PM, 218 bytes, A Registry details [View: All details] (Selection) ------------------------------------------------ [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Google\Chrome\PreferenceMACs\Default\extensions.settings] "iihpkcgdnfcebllbnabebjmndekcnlgg"="REG_SZ", "2220F22EAFFEFD6AAB729B9687749DA2FAD6ACF7B2F47FBEF553DE2699DFF630" Malwarebytes log: Malwarebytes www.malwarebytes.com -Log Details- Scan Date: 1/11/18 Scan Time: 9:40 AM Log File: 1b78368c-f6ab-11e7-85bd-080027750297.json Administrator: Yes -Software Information- Version: 3.3.1.2183 Components Version: 1.0.262 Update Package Version: 1.0.3672 License: Premium -System Information- OS: Windows 7 Service Pack 1 CPU: x64 File System: NTFS User: {computername}\{username} -Scan Summary- Scan Type: Threat Scan Result: Completed Objects Scanned: 246508 Threats Detected: 14 Threats Quarantined: 14 Time Elapsed: 1 min, 52 sec -Scan Options- Memory: Enabled Startup: Enabled Filesystem: Enabled Archives: Enabled Rootkits: Disabled Heuristics: Enabled PUP: Detect PUM: Detect -Scan Details- Process: 0 (No malicious items detected) Module: 0 (No malicious items detected) Registry Key: 0 (No malicious items detected) Registry Value: 0 (No malicious items detected) Registry Data: 0 (No malicious items detected) Data Stream: 0 (No malicious items detected) Folder: 5 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\iihpkcgdnfcebllbnabebjmndekcnlgg, Quarantined, [8635], [443081],1.0.3672 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\iihpkcgdnfcebllbnabebjmndekcnlgg\1.0.0.3281_0\_metadata, Quarantined, [8635], [443081],1.0.3672 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\iihpkcgdnfcebllbnabebjmndekcnlgg\1.0.0.3281_0\icons, Quarantined, [8635], [443081],1.0.3672 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\iihpkcgdnfcebllbnabebjmndekcnlgg\1.0.0.3281_0\js, Quarantined, [8635], [443081],1.0.3672 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\DEFAULT\EXTENSIONS\IIHPKCGDNFCEBLLBNABEBJMNDEKCNLGG\1.0.0.3281_0, Quarantined, [8635], [443081],1.0.3672 File: 9 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\Default\Secure Preferences, Replaced, [8635], [443081],1.0.3672 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\Default\Preferences, Replaced, [8635], [443081],1.0.3672 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\DEFAULT\EXTENSIONS\IIHPKCGDNFCEBLLBNABEBJMNDEKCNLGG\1.0.0.3281_0\JS\BRAND.JS, Quarantined, [8635], [443081],1.0.3672 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\iihpkcgdnfcebllbnabebjmndekcnlgg\1.0.0.3281_0\icons\checker.gif, Quarantined, [8635], [443081],1.0.3672 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\iihpkcgdnfcebllbnabebjmndekcnlgg\1.0.0.3281_0\icons\icon-128.png, Quarantined, [8635], [443081],1.0.3672 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\iihpkcgdnfcebllbnabebjmndekcnlgg\1.0.0.3281_0\js\background.js, Quarantined, [8635], [443081],1.0.3672 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\iihpkcgdnfcebllbnabebjmndekcnlgg\1.0.0.3281_0\_metadata\computed_hashes.json, Quarantined, [8635], [443081],1.0.3672 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\iihpkcgdnfcebllbnabebjmndekcnlgg\1.0.0.3281_0\_metadata\verified_contents.json, Quarantined, [8635], [443081],1.0.3672 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\iihpkcgdnfcebllbnabebjmndekcnlgg\1.0.0.3281_0\manifest.json, Quarantined, [8635], [443081],1.0.3672 Physical Sector: 0 (No malicious items detected) (end) As mentioned before the full version of Malwarebytes could have protected your computer against this threat. We use different ways of protecting your computer(s): Dynamically Blocks Malware Sites & Servers Malware Execution Prevention Save yourself the hassle and get protected.
  10. What is SearchApp - Games? The Malwarebytes research team has determined that SearchApp - Games is a search hijacker. These so-called "hijackers" manipulate your browser(s), for example to change your startpage or searchscopes, so that the affected browser visits their site or one of their choice. How do I know if my computer is affected by SearchApp - Games? You may see this entry in your list of installed Chrome extensions: and these warnings during install: and you will see this icon in your Chrome menu: How did SearchApp - Games get on my computer? Browser hijackers use different methods for distributing themselves. This particular one was downloaded from their website after a redirect by an ad-rotator. But the extension was also available in the webstore. How do I remove SearchApp - Games? Our program Malwarebytes can detect and remove this potentially unwanted program. Please download Malwarebytes to your desktop. Double-click mb3-setup-consumer-{version}.exe and follow the prompts to install the program. Then click Finish. Once the program has fully updated, select Scan Now on the Dashboard. Or select the Threat Scan from the Scan menu. If another update of the definitions is available, it will be implemented before the rest of the scanning procedure. When the scan is complete, make sure that all Threats are selected, and click Remove Selected. Restart your computer when prompted to do so. Is there anything else I need to do to get rid of SearchApp - Games? No, Malwarebytes removes SearchApp - Games completely. If you are using an older version of Malwarebytes, you may have to remove the Chrome extension manually under Tools > More Tools > Extensions. Click on the bin behind the SearchApp - Games entry and confirm Remove in the prompt. How would the full version of Malwarebytes help protect me? We hope our application and this guide have helped you eradicate this hijacker. As you can see below the full version of Malwarebytes would have protected you against the SearchApp - Games hijacker. It would have stopped you from visiting their site: Technical details for experts Possible signs in FRST logs: CHR DefaultSearchURL: Default -> hxxp://www.blpsearch.com/search?sid=749&aid={APPID}&itype=u&src=ds&p={searchTerms}&tm=0 CHR DefaultSearchKeyword: Default -> BLPSearch CHR Extension: (SearchApp - Games) - C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\jbkgfdeidjlemgeidgcpldmhfgfajojg [2017-12-19] Alterations made by the installer: File system details [View: All details] (Selection) --------------------------------------------------- Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\jbkgfdeidjlemgeidgcpldmhfgfajojg\1.3.0.3281_0 Adds the file manifest.json"="12/19/2017 10:57 AM, 1642 bytes, A Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\jbkgfdeidjlemgeidgcpldmhfgfajojg\1.3.0.3281_0\_metadata Adds the file computed_hashes.json"="12/19/2017 10:57 AM, 449 bytes, A Adds the file verified_contents.json"="8/22/2017 2:55 PM, 1769 bytes, A Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\jbkgfdeidjlemgeidgcpldmhfgfajojg\1.3.0.3281_0\icons Adds the file checker.gif"="8/21/2017 4:03 PM, 43 bytes, A Adds the file icon-128.png"="12/19/2017 10:57 AM, 8663 bytes, A Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\jbkgfdeidjlemgeidgcpldmhfgfajojg\1.3.0.3281_0\js Adds the file background.js"="8/21/2017 4:03 PM, 10614 bytes, A Adds the file brand.js"="8/21/2017 4:03 PM, 218 bytes, A Registry details [View: All details] (Selection) ------------------------------------------------ [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Google\Chrome\PreferenceMACs\Default\extensions.settings] "jbkgfdeidjlemgeidgcpldmhfgfajojg"="REG_SZ", "D9A3099C9D5CCC7B76E6A170C50B0E6203F67439403977644E2194447B03557B" Malwarebytes log: Malwarebytes www.malwarebytes.com -Log Details- Scan Date: 12/19/17 Scan Time: 11:12 AM Log File: 30887ce8-e4a5-11e7-a265-080027750297.json Administrator: Yes -Software Information- Version: 3.3.1.2183 Components Version: 1.0.236 Update Package Version: 1.0.3519 License: Premium -System Information- OS: Windows 7 Service Pack 1 CPU: x64 File System: NTFS User: {computername}\{username} -Scan Summary- Scan Type: Threat Scan Result: Completed Objects Scanned: 244553 Threats Detected: 14 Threats Quarantined: 14 Time Elapsed: 7 min, 48 sec -Scan Options- Memory: Enabled Startup: Enabled Filesystem: Enabled Archives: Enabled Rootkits: Disabled Heuristics: Enabled PUP: Detect PUM: Detect -Scan Details- Process: 0 (No malicious items detected) Module: 0 (No malicious items detected) Registry Key: 0 (No malicious items detected) Registry Value: 0 (No malicious items detected) Registry Data: 0 (No malicious items detected) Data Stream: 0 (No malicious items detected) Folder: 5 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\jbkgfdeidjlemgeidgcpldmhfgfajojg, Quarantined, [8561], [443081],1.0.3519 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\jbkgfdeidjlemgeidgcpldmhfgfajojg\1.3.0.3281_0\_metadata, Quarantined, [8561], [443081],1.0.3519 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\jbkgfdeidjlemgeidgcpldmhfgfajojg\1.3.0.3281_0\icons, Quarantined, [8561], [443081],1.0.3519 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\jbkgfdeidjlemgeidgcpldmhfgfajojg\1.3.0.3281_0\js, Quarantined, [8561], [443081],1.0.3519 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\DEFAULT\EXTENSIONS\JBKGFDEIDJLEMGEIDGCPLDMHFGFAJOJG\1.3.0.3281_0, Quarantined, [8561], [443081],1.0.3519 File: 9 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\Default\Secure Preferences, Replaced, [8561], [443081],1.0.3519 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\Default\Preferences, Replaced, [8561], [443081],1.0.3519 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\DEFAULT\EXTENSIONS\JBKGFDEIDJLEMGEIDGCPLDMHFGFAJOJG\1.3.0.3281_0\JS\BRAND.JS, Quarantined, [8561], [443081],1.0.3519 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\jbkgfdeidjlemgeidgcpldmhfgfajojg\1.3.0.3281_0\icons\checker.gif, Quarantined, [8561], [443081],1.0.3519 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\jbkgfdeidjlemgeidgcpldmhfgfajojg\1.3.0.3281_0\icons\icon-128.png, Quarantined, [8561], [443081],1.0.3519 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\jbkgfdeidjlemgeidgcpldmhfgfajojg\1.3.0.3281_0\js\background.js, Quarantined, [8561], [443081],1.0.3519 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\jbkgfdeidjlemgeidgcpldmhfgfajojg\1.3.0.3281_0\_metadata\computed_hashes.json, Quarantined, [8561], [443081],1.0.3519 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\jbkgfdeidjlemgeidgcpldmhfgfajojg\1.3.0.3281_0\_metadata\verified_contents.json, Quarantined, [8561], [443081],1.0.3519 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\jbkgfdeidjlemgeidgcpldmhfgfajojg\1.3.0.3281_0\manifest.json, Quarantined, [8561], [443081],1.0.3519 Physical Sector: 0 (No malicious items detected) (end) As mentioned before the full version of Malwarebytes could have protected your computer against this threat. 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  11. What is SearchApp - Sport? The Malwarebytes research team has determined that SearchApp - Sport is a search hijacker. These so-called "hijackers" manipulate your browser(s), for example to change your startpage or searchscopes, so that the affected browser visits their site or one of their choice. This one also displays advertisements. How do I know if my computer is affected by SearchApp - Sport? You may see this entry in your list of Chrome extensions: and these warnings during install: these changed settings: and you will see this icon in your Chrome menu-bar: How did SearchApp - Sport get on my computer? Browser hijackers use different methods for distributing themselves. This particular one was downloaded from their website after a redirect by an ad-rotator. How do I remove SearchApp - Sport? Our program Malwarebytes can detect and remove this potentially unwanted program. Please download Malwarebytes to your desktop. Double-click mb3-setup-consumer-{version}.exe and follow the prompts to install the program. Then click Finish. Once the program has fully updated, select Scan Now on the Dashboard. Or select the Threat Scan from the Scan menu. If another update of the definitions is available, it will be implemented before the rest of the scanning procedure. When the scan is complete, make sure that all Threats are selected, and click Remove Selected. Restart your computer when prompted to do so. Is there anything else I need to do to get rid of SearchApp - Sport? No, Malwarebytes removes SearchApp - Sport completely. If you are using an older version of Malwarebytes, you may have to remove the Chrome extension manually under Tools > More Tools > Extensions. Click on the bin behind the SearchApp - Sport entry and confirm Remove in the prompt. How would the full version of Malwarebytes help protect me? We hope our application and this guide have helped you eradicate this hijacker. As you can see below the full version of Malwarebytes would have protected you against the SearchApp - Sport hijacker. It would have blocked the site that delivered the extension: Technical details for experts Possible signs in FRST logs: CHR DefaultSearchURL: Default -> hxxp://www.blpsearch.com/search?sid=751&aid={APPID}&itype=u&src=ds&p={searchTerms}&tm=0 CHR DefaultSearchKeyword: Default -> BLPSearch CHR Extension: (SearchApp - Sport) - C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\celnjeappohjkbieaeaajjjcfabnicmb [2017-12-11] Alterations made by the installer: File system details [View: All details] (Selection) --------------------------------------------------- Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\celnjeappohjkbieaeaajjjcfabnicmb\1.0.3281_0 Adds the file Archive created by free jZip.url"="11/26/2013 11:21 AM, 58 bytes, A Adds the file manifest.json"="12/11/2017 10:52 AM, 1656 bytes, A Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\celnjeappohjkbieaeaajjjcfabnicmb\1.0.3281_0\_metadata Adds the file computed_hashes.json"="12/11/2017 10:52 AM, 575 bytes, A Adds the file verified_contents.json"="9/11/2017 3:12 PM, 1903 bytes, A Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\celnjeappohjkbieaeaajjjcfabnicmb\1.0.3281_0\icons Adds the file checker.gif"="8/22/2017 12:42 PM, 43 bytes, A Adds the file icon-128.png"="12/11/2017 10:52 AM, 8663 bytes, A Adds the folder C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\celnjeappohjkbieaeaajjjcfabnicmb\1.0.3281_0\js Adds the file background.js"="8/22/2017 12:42 PM, 10614 bytes, A Adds the file brand.js"="8/22/2017 12:42 PM, 218 bytes, A Registry details [View: All details] (Selection) ------------------------------------------------ [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Google\Chrome\PreferenceMACs\Default\extensions.settings] "celnjeappohjkbieaeaajjjcfabnicmb"="REG_SZ", "F7A72279B60B06302B20A84C2CEC898DA84CBF532647943B2231D295B7A91D7F" Malwarebytes log: Malwarebytes www.malwarebytes.com -Log Details- Scan Date: 12/11/17 Scan Time: 11:03 AM Log File: 9a11959c-de5a-11e7-ae87-080027750297.json Administrator: Yes -Software Information- Version: 3.3.1.2183 Components Version: 1.0.236 Update Package Version: 1.0.3464 License: Premium -System Information- OS: Windows 7 Service Pack 1 CPU: x64 File System: NTFS User: {computername}\{username} -Scan Summary- Scan Type: Threat Scan Result: Completed Objects Scanned: 243597 Threats Detected: 15 Threats Quarantined: 15 Time Elapsed: 4 min, 17 sec -Scan Options- Memory: Enabled Startup: Enabled Filesystem: Enabled Archives: Enabled Rootkits: Disabled Heuristics: Enabled PUP: Detect PUM: Detect -Scan Details- Process: 0 (No malicious items detected) Module: 0 (No malicious items detected) Registry Key: 0 (No malicious items detected) Registry Value: 0 (No malicious items detected) Registry Data: 0 (No malicious items detected) Data Stream: 0 (No malicious items detected) Folder: 5 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\celnjeappohjkbieaeaajjjcfabnicmb, Quarantined, [8510], [443081],1.0.3464 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\celnjeappohjkbieaeaajjjcfabnicmb\1.0.3281_0\_metadata, Quarantined, [8510], [443081],1.0.3464 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\celnjeappohjkbieaeaajjjcfabnicmb\1.0.3281_0\icons, Quarantined, [8510], [443081],1.0.3464 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\celnjeappohjkbieaeaajjjcfabnicmb\1.0.3281_0\js, Quarantined, [8510], [443081],1.0.3464 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\DEFAULT\EXTENSIONS\CELNJEAPPOHJKBIEAEAAJJJCFABNICMB\1.0.3281_0, Quarantined, [8510], [443081],1.0.3464 File: 10 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\Default\Secure Preferences, Replaced, [8510], [443081],1.0.3464 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\Default\Preferences, Replaced, [8510], [443081],1.0.3464 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\USERS\{username}\APPDATA\LOCAL\GOOGLE\CHROME\USER DATA\DEFAULT\EXTENSIONS\CELNJEAPPOHJKBIEAEAAJJJCFABNICMB\1.0.3281_0\JS\BRAND.JS, Quarantined, [8510], [443081],1.0.3464 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\celnjeappohjkbieaeaajjjcfabnicmb\1.0.3281_0\icons\checker.gif, Quarantined, [8510], [443081],1.0.3464 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\celnjeappohjkbieaeaajjjcfabnicmb\1.0.3281_0\icons\icon-128.png, Quarantined, [8510], [443081],1.0.3464 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\celnjeappohjkbieaeaajjjcfabnicmb\1.0.3281_0\js\background.js, Quarantined, [8510], [443081],1.0.3464 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\celnjeappohjkbieaeaajjjcfabnicmb\1.0.3281_0\_metadata\computed_hashes.json, Quarantined, [8510], [443081],1.0.3464 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\celnjeappohjkbieaeaajjjcfabnicmb\1.0.3281_0\_metadata\verified_contents.json, Quarantined, [8510], [443081],1.0.3464 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\celnjeappohjkbieaeaajjjcfabnicmb\1.0.3281_0\Archive created by free jZip.url, Quarantined, [8510], [443081],1.0.3464 PUP.Optional.BlpSearch.Generic, C:\Users\{username}\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\celnjeappohjkbieaeaajjjcfabnicmb\1.0.3281_0\manifest.json, Quarantined, [8510], [443081],1.0.3464 Physical Sector: 0 (No malicious items detected) (end) As mentioned before the full version of Malwarebytes could have protected your computer against this threat. 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