PUP.Optional.Privoxy

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

Features

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

Main Actions

– It is installed as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) of internet browser (O2),
– It installs as a process launched at startup of the system (RP),
– It installs as a service to be launched each time the system (O23),(SS/SR),
– It starts a task planned in automatic (O39),
– It creates to many registry keys ‘Software’,
– It creates additional folders (O43),
– It moved to the Windows prefetcher folder (O45),

– (.The Privoxy team – www.privoxy.org – Privoxy.) — C:Program Files (x86)Softcomp Softwareprivoxy.exe
O2 – BHO: SecureWebBHO – {D3C24E2B-C820-4492-9B69-11BF7163F998} . (.SecureSoft – SecureSoft IE.) — C:Program Files (x86)Softcomp Softwareitie.dll
O2 – BHO: SecureWebBHO – {D3C24E2B-C820-4492-9B69-11BF7163F998} . (.SecureSoft – SecureSoft IE.) — C:Program FilesIT Vieweramie.dll
O23 – Service: Privoxy (PrivoxyService) (PrivoxyService) . (.The Privoxy team – www.privoxy.org – Privoxy.) – C:Program Files (x86)Softcomp Softwareprivoxy.exe
O23 – Service: Privoxy (PrivoxyService) (PrivoxyService) . (.The Privoxy team – www.privoxy.org – Privoxy.) – C:Program FilesIT Viewerprivoxy.exe
O43 – CFD: 15/06/2015 – 12:08:50 – [] —-D C:Program Files (x86)Softcomp Software
SR – | Auto 15/06/2015 371200 | (PrivoxyService) . (.The Privoxy team – www.privoxy.org.) – C:Program Files (x86)Softcomp Softwareprivoxy.exe
(.SecureSoft.) — C:Program FilesIT Viewerastask.exe

O43 – CFD: 16/06/2015 – 19:23:00 – [] —-D C:Program FilesIT Viewer
SR – | Auto 16/06/2015 371200 | (PrivoxyService) . (.The Privoxy team – www.privoxy.org.) – C:Program FilesIT Viewerprivoxy.exe

Alias

PUP.Optional.Privoxy.A
PUP.Optional.SecureWeb

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