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What percent of users and experts removed it?
44% remove it56% keep it
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What is MySecurityVault?  (from WhiteCanyon Software)

Fill out Internet forms with the information securely stored in your vault and scan your computer for sensitive information to prevent identity theft. Internet security is no longer an option. Activities like online banking, purchases, mortgage payments, and bill payments are becoming the new way of doing personal busi...  Read more


MySecurityVault is a software program developed by WhiteCanyon Software. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. The program adds a toolbar to Microsoft Internet Explorer. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The primary executable is named mysecurityvault.exe. The setup package generally installs about 9 files and is usually about 11.28 MB (11,823,703 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 95% of users of MySecurityVault come from the United States, it is also popular in Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: WhiteCanyon, Inc.
Help link: support.whitecanyon.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\whitecanyon\mysecurityvault
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\WhiteCanyon\MySecurityVault\Uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 11.28 MB

Program filesFiles installed by MySecurityVault

Program executable:mysecurityvault.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\whitecanyon\mysecurityvault\mysecurityvault.exe
Additional files:
  • MySecurityVault_TrayIcon.exe - MySecurityVault Tray Icon
  • MySecurityVault_Cleaner.exe - MySecurityVault Cleaner
  • MySecurityVault_Scanner.exe - MySecurityVault Scanner
  • Uninstall.exe - MySecurityVault (MySecurityVault Setup)
  • INETWH32.dll (by Blue Sky Software) - Blue Sky Software - INETWH32 (INETWH32)
  • msntoolbar_decrypt_formfill.dll
  • WC_Cryptography.dll
  • WCVaultToolbar.dll - WCVaultToolbar Module

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • WCVaultToolbar.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'MySecurityVault Toolbar' with the class of {D3117279-E115-4C9B-A8FE-D2983653EC51}.
Internet Explorer Toolbar
  • WCVaultToolbar.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'MySecurityVault Toolbar' with the class of {D3117279-E115-4C9B-A8FE-D2983653EC51}.
Scheduled Task
  • MySecurityVault.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{F69BB771-B5FB-4343-A3D6-75D17D534170}' (runs on registration).
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • MySecurityVault_TrayIcon.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'MySecurityVault Tray' which loads as C:\Program Files\WhiteCanyon\MySecurityVault\MySecurityVault_TrayIcon.exe.

How do I remove MySecurityVault?

Quickly and completely remove MySecurityVault from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall MySecurityVault 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 MySecurityVault, 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 MySecurityVault.

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by MySecurityVault you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
Mozilla Firefox
Google Chrome

Win 7 (SP1) 55%
Win XP 9%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 44%
Keep it 56%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 54.55%
Windows 8 27.27%
Windows Vista 9.09%
Windows XP 9.09%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 45.45%
Windows 8 9.09%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 9.09%
Windows 8.1 Pro 9.09%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.09%
Windows 8.1 9.09%

Distribution by countryGeography

94.74% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 94.74%
  Australia 5.26%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 40.00%
Intel 30.00%
Lenovo 20.00%
ASUS 10.00%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 25.00%
LENOVO 20428 12.50%
LENOVO 10091 12.50%
INTEL DG31PR 12.50%
HP G60 Notebook PC 12.50%
Compaq-Presario GN582AA-A... 12.50%


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