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Should I remove InfoTrigger?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
79% remove it21% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #40,692
Reach 0.0026%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 2.67 days
78.86 days >
Average installed length: 41.44 days


2014.12.30.032258 2.78%
2014.12.29.122254 2.78%
2014.12.26.142250 2.78%
2014.12.24.122235 2.78%
2014.12.11.092058 2.78%
2014.12.09.162041 2.78%
2014.12.02.112348 2.78%
2014.11.26.172138 2.78%
2014.11.26.122137 2.78%
2014.11.25.112133 5.56%
2014.10.26.162647 2.78%
2014.10.06.064210 2.78%
2014.10.02.053925 2.78%
2014.09.26.071719 2.78%
2014.08.25.191002 2.78%
2014.08.16.234910 8.33%
2014.08.13.000905 2.78%
2014.08.11.095625 13.89%
2014.08.10.190258 2.78%
2014.08.09.135850 5.56%
2014.08.07.213406 2.78%
2014.08.06.095705 2.78%
2014.08.04.184815 2.78%
2014.07.23.200600 5.56%
2014.07.09.185238 2.78%
2014.06.26.203648 2.78%
2014.05.27.175708 2.78%


What is InfoTrigger?

InfoTrigger is an web browser advertisement extension that delivers ads to the user's web browser. Ads are in the form of traditional banners as well as context-hyper links. Ads delivered are injected on any web page the software decides to include it on and not just those affiliated with the software or its affiliates. The ads are not affiliated nor endorsed by the underlying websites on which they appear. The program periodically connects with its remote servers to download new ad feeds and will report back the domains and URLs the user visits as well as the links and advertisements the user clicks on while browsing the web. This adware is mostly bundled with 3rd party download managers that include a number of additional offers, all potentially unwanted programs.

"This ad-supported dock sits right below the search bar on your favorite websites, showcasing results for popular sites like YouTube, Twitter, and eBay, right inside your browser."

About  (from Yontoo Technology)

Info-trigger.com Compare is a leading price comparison site that lets you find cheap flights, hotels, cruises and more. We care about our users and work hard to find suppliers that deliver the lowest rates and the highest quality products & services. To help guide our users to the most trusted places on the internet, w...  Read more
  • Possible malware installed by this program
  • Loads into the web browser
  • Installs a Windows Service
  • Typically distributed through a pay-per-install bundle
  • Injects advertisements unassociated with the underlying web page
  • Generally known to have a low reputation
  • The wisdom of the crowd agrees, you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in InfoTrigger.
updateInfoTrigger2.exe (fef8e58ca56eb848990a49dd57019ad7) has been flagged by the following 6 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
AVware Trojan.Win32.Generic!BT
Baidu-International Adware.Win32.BrowseFox.BH
ESET-NOD32 8.10169 a variant of Win32/BrowseFox.H
IKARUS anti.virus t3scan. PUA.BrowseFox
Symantec 8/6/2014 rev. 4 Adware.BL
VIPRE Antivirus 31710 Trojan.Win32.Generic!BT
InfoTrigger2BHO.dll (6bdf9a3a044458a323c6207793892dc8) has been flagged by the following 37 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
Lavasoft Ad-Aware Gen:Variant.Adware.BHO.Agent.4
Agnitum Outpost PUA.Agent!
Antiy-AVL GrayWare[AdWare:not-a-virus]/Win32.Agent
avast! 8.0.1489.320 Win32:PUP-gen [PUP]
AVG BrowseFox.F
Avira ADWARE/BrowseFox.Gen2
AVware Yontoo (fs)
Baidu-International Adware.Win32.Agent.akK
Bitdefender 7.2 Gen:Variant.Adware.BHO.Agent.4
CAT-QuickHeal 14.00 AdWare.Agent.r5 (Not a Virus)
Comodo Security 20041 Application.Win32.Altbrowse.AK
Dr.Web Trojan.BPlug.28
Emsisoft Anti-Malware Gen:Variant.Adware.BHO.Agent.4 (B)
Fortinet FortiGate 5.0.999.0 Adware/Agent
F-Prot W32/BadBHO.AW.gen!Eldorado
F-Secure 11.0.19100.45 Gen:Variant.Adware.BHO.Agent.4
G Data 24 Gen:Variant.Adware.BHO.Agent.4
Jiangmin 16.0.100 Adware/Agent.jaw
K7 AntiVirus 9.185.13958 Trojan ( 0049f9c61 )
K7GW 9.185.13958 Trojan ( 0049f9c61 )
Kaspersky not-a-virus:AdWare.Win32.Agent.ahbx
Kingsoft AntiVirus 2013.4.9.267 Win32.Troj.Agent.ah.(kcloud)
Malwarebytes PUP.Optional.InfoTrigger.A
McAfee BrowseFox
McAfee-GW-Edition v2014.2 BehavesLike.Win32.Trojan.dh
MicroWorld-eScan Gen:Variant.Adware.BHO.Agent.4
NANO AntiVirus Riskware.Win32.Agent.cqvnby
nProtect 2014-11-06.01 Trojan-Clicker/W32.Agent.249640
Qihoo-360 Malware.Radar03.Gen
Rising Antivirus PE:Trojan.Win32.Generic.1722AC35!388148277
Sophos 4.98.0 Generic PUA CM
SUPERAntiSpyware Adware.BrowseFox/Variant
Symantec 20141.1.0.330 Yontoo.C!gen1
Tencent Win32.Adware.Agent.Wsup
TrendMicro-HouseCall 9.700.0.1001 TROJ_GEN.F0C2H00IC14
VIPRE Antivirus 34666 Yontoo (fs)
Zillya Adware.Agent.Win32.9535
       View all 43 all detections
InfoTrigger has been found to be bundled with 3rd party software. If you have not purposefully installed this, you should be safe uninstalling it.
Find out how to remove InfoTrigger.

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: InfoTrigger
URL: info-trigger.com/support
Help link: mailto:[email protected]
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\InfoTrigger
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\InfoTrigger\InfoTrigger2uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 4.71 MB

Program filesFiles installed by InfoTrigger

Program executable:updateInfoTrigger2.exe (Malware detected)
Path:C:\Program Files\InfoTrigger\updateInfoTrigger2.exe
Additional files:
  • (Malware detected) InfoTrigger2bho.dll - InfoTrigger
  • 7za.exe (by Igor Pavlov) - 7-Zip (7-Zip Standalone Console)
  • InfoTrigger2Uninstall.exe
  • (Malware detected) updateInfoTrigger2.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • InfoTrigger2bho.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'InfoTrigger' with the class of {93cd09ae-8875-4d49-8af8-b1b2e7522c76}.
  • updateInfoTrigger2.exe runs as a service named 'Update InfoTrigger' (Update InfoTrigger).

How do I remove InfoTrigger?

Quickly and completely remove InfoTrigger from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
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Or, you can uninstall InfoTrigger 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 InfoTrigger, 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 InfoTrigger.
  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 InfoTrigger you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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Win 7 (SP1) 50%
Win 7 3%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 79%
Keep it 21%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 52.78%
Windows 8 36.11%
Windows XP 5.56%
Windows Vista 5.56%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 22.22%
Windows 7 Home Premium 22.22%
Windows 7 Ultimate 22.22%
Windows 8.1 Pro 8.33%
Windows 7 Professional 5.56%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.56%

Distribution by countryGeography

24.39% of installs come from France
Which countries install it?
  France 24.39%
  Italy 21.95%
  United States 17.07%
  United Kingdom 12.20%
  DZ 4.88%
  India 4.88%
  MA 2.44%
  IQ 2.44%
  Spain 2.44%
  Malaysia 2.44%
  KH 2.44%
  Indonesia 2.44%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 37.14%
Hewlett-Packard 28.57%
ASUS 14.29%
Dell 11.43%
Toshiba 5.71%
Packard Bell 2.86%
Common models
HP-Pavilion VG102AA-ABZ p... 2.86%
HP Compaq nc4200 (PV983AW... 2.86%
Packard Bell iMedia S2883 2.86%
Dell Dell System XPS L7... 2.86%
ASUSTeK X55VDR 2.86%
Acer Aspire V3-571 2.86%

About Yontoo Technology

Yontoo, a subsidiary/alias of ad-hijacker Sambreel, is a publisher of ad-supported web browser extensions designed to inject and display advertisements within the browser.
Publisher URL: www.yontoo.com


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