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78% remove it22% keep it
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Internet Explorer Infoaxe Toolbar

What is Internet Explorer Infoaxe Toolbar?  (from Infoaxe.com)

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Overview

Internet Explorer Infoaxe Toolbar is a program developed by Infoaxe.com. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. The program adds a toolbar to Microsoft Internet Explorer. The main program executable is ietb.dll. Typically most users end up uninstalling this just after a few days. The software installer includes 3 files and is usually about 680.38 KB (696,714 bytes). updater.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows Vista (SP2) as well as Windows XP. While about 89% of users of Internet Explorer Infoaxe Toolbar come from the United States, it is also popular in Spain and South Africa.
  • Possible malware installed by this program
  • Automatically starts with Windows
  • Loads into the web browser
  • The experts agree, you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in Internet Explorer Infoaxe Toolbar.
updater.exe (c94d2f87763e7c4341fc0e6fc7be5b99) has been flagged by the following 27 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
Agnitum Outpost 7.1.1 Trojan.MalwareF
Avira AntiVir 7.11.160.254 TR/Agent.23040.EY
Antiy-AVL 1.0.0.1 Trojan/Win32.SGeneric
avast! 2014.9-140807 Win32:Spyware-G [PUP]
Baidu-International 4.0.3.1487 Trojan.Win32.InfoAxe.bA
Commtouch SDK 5.4.1.7 W32/Risk.NQMF-9131
Comodo Security 18866 UnclassifiedMalware
ESET-NOD32 8.10103 a variant of Win32/InfoAxe.A
Fortinet FortiGate 8/7/2014 W32/StartPage.JW!tr
F-Prot v6.4.7.1.166 W32/MalwareF.IZGI
IKARUS anti.virus t3scan.1.6.1.0 Spyware.Win32.Infoaxe
K7 AntiVirus 13.180.12733 Riskware
K7GW 13.180.12733 Riskware ( 0040eff71 )
Kingsoft AntiVirus 331020.49267 Win32.Troj.Agent.kr.(kcloud)
McAfee 5600.7046 Generic StartPage!jw
McAfee-GW-Edition 7.7046 Generic StartPage!jw
Microsoft Security Essentials 1.10802 Spyware:Win32/Infoaxe
NANO AntiVirus 0.28.2.60881 Trojan.Win32.Agent.cydvek
Norman 10.20140807 Suspicious_Gen2.DHOHC
Panda Antivirus 14.08.07.12 Trj/StartPage.DGT
Qihoo-360 1.0.0.1015 Win32/Trojan.9ed
Sophos 4.98 Generic PUA JJ
Symantec 8/7/2014 rev. 5 Trojan.Gen
The Hacker 6.8.0.5.471 Posible_Worm32
Trend Micro 10.465.07 SPYW_INFOAXE
TrendMicro-HouseCall 7.2.219 SPYW_INFOAXE
VIPRE Antivirus 31316 Trojan.Win32.Generic!BT
       View all 27 all detections

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\infoaxe\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\infoaxe\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 680.38 KB

Program filesFiles installed by Internet Explorer Infoaxe Toolbar

Program module:ietb.dll
Name:Infoaxe.com Internet Explorer Toolbar
Path:C:\Program Files\infoaxe\ietb.dll
MD5:16b79bc94b11b236c6bc7e085ee45648
Additional files:
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall
  • (Malware detected) updater.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • ietb.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'infoaxe.com Toolbar' with the class of {2F8D500E-4546-45b7-9236-D4FD9850CF1C}.
Internet Explorer Toolbar
  • ietb.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'infoaxe.com Toolbar' with the class of {717EDDE0-444F-4ff0-B9C9-F60EC423E690}.
Startup File (User Run)
  • updater.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'InfoaxeUpdater' and executes as C:\Program Files\infoaxe\updater.exe.

How do I remove Internet Explorer Infoaxe Toolbar?

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Or, you can uninstall Internet Explorer Infoaxe Toolbar 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 Internet Explorer Infoaxe Toolbar, 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 Internet Explorer Infoaxe Toolbar.
  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 Internet Explorer Infoaxe Toolbar you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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OS VERSIONS
Win Vista (SP2) 57%
Win 7 (SP1) 14%
 
WHEN IT STARTS
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 78%
Keep it 22%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 57.14%
Windows XP 28.57%
Windows 7 14.29%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 57.14%
Microsoft Windows XP 28.57%
Windows 7 Home Premium 14.29%

Distribution by countryGeography

88.89% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 88.89%
  Spain 5.56%
  South Africa 5.56%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 42.86%
Dell 28.57%
Acer 14.29%
Toshiba 14.29%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite L555 14.29%
HP-Pavilion FQ587AAR-ABA ... 14.29%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 14.29%
Dell XPS M1530 14.29%
Dell Dimension 4700 ... 14.29%
Compaq-Presario KJ393AA-A... 14.29%

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