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Should I remove DP1815?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
66% remove it34% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Bad
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How common is it?
Global Rank #22,366
United States Rank #30,000
Reach 0.0101%
(Not enough data to show 30 day installation trends)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 6.17 days
182.07 days >
Average installed length: 95.66 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
1.34.2.13 20.00%
1.34.1.29 34.17%
1.32.153.0 43.33%
1.31.153.0 2.50%

DP1815

What is DP1815?

It is a web browser extension that will integrate itself into Chrome, Firefox and Internet Explorer. The extension/toolbar will modify the browser's search and home pages as well as various other features such as 404 erros and DNS redirections, etc as well as may change some browser settings that might cause lessen its security levels. This is a potentially unwanted program and may interfere with the functions of some of the browser's normal features and web search behaviors. In many cases in addition to modify the search provider and default home pages, the toolbar will push additional advertisements to the browser.

Overview

The most common release is 1.32.153.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program registers itself to launch on boot through a Windows Schedule Task in order to automatically start-up (this is typically done to avoid any UAC prompts). It adds a Browser Helper Object (BHO) to Internet Explorer. In the Mozilla Firefox browser, it will add an add-on. The primary executable is named DP1815-bg.exe. Many users end up uninstalling this after less than a month of it being installed. The setup package generally installs about 17 files and is usually about 7.25 MB (7,599,154 bytes). The installed file DP1815-updater.exe is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered.

This browser extension utilizes Crossrider framework, a cross-browser toolbar/plugin platform used to develop, deploy and monetize web browser toolbars for Internet Explorer, Chrome and Firefox. Crossrider extension provide monetization options, mostly potentially unwanted apps, for toolbars including coupons, search assistant (home page and search hijacking) and in-text contextual advertising. Many adware programs (defined by a number of anti-virus vendors) are built using Crossrider as it provides a quick an easy way to deploy ad-supported features that will assist in browser search hijacking.
  • Malware detected in the program
  • Automatically starts with Windows
  • Integrates into the web browser
  • Uses the Crossrider toolbar framework
  • During install it may hijack/modify the browser's homepage and search provider
  • Runs disconnected from the browser as a background process
  • Known to reinstall itself
  • Displays advertisements unassociated with the underlying web page
  • May modify the web browser's home page
  • The wisdom of the experts agree, if you don't use it you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in DP1815.
DP1815-bho.dll (62defb01c2d8a7082628a3dbec3ab3ab) has been flagged by the following 16 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
Antiy-AVL 0.1.0.1 GrayWare[AdWare:not-a-virus]/Win32.Lyckriks
AVG 2015.0.3489 Generic5
ESET-NOD32 8.9487 a variant of Win32/Toolbar.CrossRider.V
Fortinet FortiGate 4/30/2014 Adware/Lyckriks
Jiangmin KV140430 AdWare/Lyckriks.fe
K7 AntiVirus 13.176.11302 Trojan
K7GW 13.176.11302 Trojan ( 004952a61 )
Kaspersky 14.0.0.3940 not-a-virus:AdWare.Win32.Lyckriks
Kingsoft AntiVirus 331020.49267 Win32.Troj.Lyckriks.mg.(kcloud)
Malwarebytes v2014.04.30.12 PUP.Optional.DP1815.A
McAfee 5600.7145 Artemis!62DEFB01C2D8
McAfee-GW-Edition 7.7145 Artemis!62DEFB01C2D8
Sophos 4.98 AppRider
TrendMicro-HouseCall 7.2.120 TROJ_GEN.R0C1H07LD13
Vba32 AntiVirus 3.12.24.3 AdWare.Lyckriks
VIPRE Antivirus 26958 Crossrider (fs)
DP1815-firefoxinstaller.exe (66f8d20312f97ad63ac231a2e2610912) has been flagged by the following 11 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
AVG 13.0.0.3169 Generic5.ANHX
Baidu-International 3.5.1.41473 Adware.Win32.AddLyrics.83
ESET-NOD32 9490 a variant of Win32/Toolbar.CrossRider.Y
K7 AntiVirus 9.176.11311 Trojan ( 004958cc1 )
K7GW 9.176.11311 Trojan ( 004958cc1 )
Malwarebytes 1.75.0001 PUP.Optional.DP1815.A
McAfee 6.0.4.564 Artemis!66F8D20312F9
Sophos 4.98.0 Generic PUA FG
Symantec 20131.1.5.61 Adware.Crossid
TrendMicro-HouseCall 9.700-1001 TROJ_GEN.R047H05BK14
VIPRE Antivirus 27000 Crossrider (fs)
DP1815-enabler.exe (0627280d3c3ed8e652f86814a647a3a4) has been flagged by the following 9 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
AVG 13.0.0.3169 Generic5.ANCJ
Baidu-International 3.5.1.41473 Adware.Win32.AddLyrics.83
ESET-NOD32 9472 a variant of Win32/Toolbar.CrossRider.X
Malwarebytes 1.75.0001 PUP.Optional.DP1815.A
McAfee 6.0.4.564 Artemis!0627280D3C3E
McAfee-GW-Edition 2013 Artemis!0627280D3C3E
Sophos 4.98.0 Generic PUA KI
Symantec 20131.1.5.61 Adware.Crossid
VIPRE Antivirus 26846 Crossrider (fs)
DP1815-codedownloader.exe (c2095a7e89f8aa68a370c795b291d738) has been flagged by the following 8 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
AVG 13.0.0.3169 Generic5.ANKB
Baidu-International 3.5.1.41473 Adware.Win32.CrossRider.X
ESET-NOD32 9461 a variant of Win32/Toolbar.CrossRider.X
Malwarebytes 1.75.0001 PUP.Optional.DP1815.A
Sophos 4.97.0 Generic PUA OG
Symantec 20131.1.5.61 Adware.Crossid
TrendMicro-HouseCall 9.700-1001 TROJ_GEN.R0C1H05BH14
VIPRE Antivirus 26792 Crossrider (fs)
DP1815-updater.exe (d97d4d107c493c29d832bd1c9142ff51) has been flagged by the following 8 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
AVG 13.0.0.3169 Generic5.ANJA
Baidu-International 3.5.1.41473 Adware.Win32.CrossRider.X
ESET-NOD32 9461 a variant of Win32/Toolbar.CrossRider.X
Malwarebytes 1.75.0001 PUP.Optional.DP1815.A
Sophos 4.97.0 Generic PUA NI
Symantec 20131.1.5.61 Adware.Crossid
TrendMicro-HouseCall 9.700-1001 TROJ_GEN.R047H05BK14
VIPRE Antivirus 26792 Crossrider (fs)
DP1815-bho64.dll (62c8aa3c61c10871f318cb7bfdce36dc) has been flagged by the following 3 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
Baidu-International 3.5.1.41473 Adware.Win64.Crossrider.B
ESET-NOD32 9362 a variant of Win64/Toolbar.Crossrider.B
VIPRE Antivirus 25998 Crossrider (fs)
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Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\dp1815
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\DP1815\Uninstall.exe /fromcontrolpanel=1
Warning, the included uninstaller may not work, it is highly recommended to use Reason Core Security.
Estimated size: 7.25 MB

Program filesFiles installed by DP1815

Program executable:DP1815-bg.exe
Name:DP1815
DP1815 exe
Path:C:\Program Files\dp1815\DP1815-bg.exe
MD5:301df63e0913d1288b99ad63a0be40a6
Additional files:
  • DP1815-bg.exe - DP1815 (DP1815 exe)
  • DP1815-bho.dll - DP1815 BHO
  • (Malware detected) DP1815-bho64.dll
  • DP1815-buttonutil.exe
  • DP1815-buttonutil64.exe
  • DP1815-chromeinstaller.exe
  • DP1815-codedownloader.exe
  • DP1815-enabler.exe
  • DP1815-firefoxinstaller.exe
  • DP1815-updater.exe
  • 47220.xpi
  • DP1815-buttonutil.dll
  • DP1815-buttonutil64.dll
  • DP1815-helper.exe
  • Uninstall.exe
  • utils.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Internet Explorer BHOs
  • DP1815-bho.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'DP1815' with the class of {11111111-1111-1111-1111-110411721120} (CrossriderApp0047220).
  • DP1815-bho64.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'DP1815' with the class of {11111111-1111-1111-1111-110411721120} (CrossriderApp0047220).
5 Scheduled Tasks (Boot/Login)
  • DP1815-firefoxinstaller.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named DP1815-firefoxinstaller.
  • DP1815-updater.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named DP1815-updater.
  • DP1815-enabler.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named DP1815-enabler.
  • DP1815-codedownloader.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named DP1815-codedownloader.
  • DP1815-chromeinstaller.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named DP1815-chromeinstaller.

How do I remove DP1815?

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Or, you can uninstall DP1815 from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program DP1815, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove DP1815.
  4. If for some reason uninstallation fails, please install Microsoft's uninstall fixer utility which will help fix problems with programs that can't be uninstalled at support.microsoft.com.

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by DP1815 you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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HOW IT STARTS
Scheduled task? Yes
(Runs on Windows boot)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 66%
Keep it 34%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#22,366

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 62.50%
Windows 8 25.83%
Windows Vista 7.50%
Windows XP 4.17%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 34.45%
Windows 8.1 15.13%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.61%
Windows 7 Professional 10.08%
Windows 8 5.88%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.04%

Distribution by countryGeography

19.01% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 19.01%
  United Kingdom 13.22%
  Italy 11.57%
  France 9.09%
  Germany 8.26%
  Brazil 6.61%
  Czech Republic 6.61%
  Netherlands 4.96%
  South Africa 4.13%
  Belgium 2.48%
  Australia 2.48%
  Norway 1.65%
  Finland 1.65%
  Canada 1.65%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 32.05%
Hewlett-Packard 19.23%
Dell 10.26%
ASUS 10.26%
Medion 5.13%
Lenovo 5.13%
GIGABYTE 3.85%
Samsung 3.85%
Toshiba 3.85%
American Megatrends 2.56%
Sony 1.28%
Packard Bell 1.28%
Common models
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 3.09%
MEDION H61H2-LM3 2.06%
wortmann MB|900G 1.03%
TPVAOC Ltd AA183M 1.03%
Toshiba NB250 1.03%
TOSHIBA Satellite P300 1.03%

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