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Should I remove PortalMore?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
83% remove it17% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Bad
What do people think about it?
(click star to rate)
How common is it?
Global Rank #21,609
United States Rank #31,866
Reach 0.0105%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 4.68 days
138.11 days >
Average installed length: 72.57 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
2015.04.07.232344 0.68%
2014.12.01.052348 0.68%
2014.11.22.072204 0.68%
2014.11.20.202158 0.68%
2014.11.19.142151 0.68%
2014.11.18.182150 0.68%
2014.11.17.162217 0.68%
2014.11.16.152216 0.68%
2014.11.11.172143 0.68%
2014.11.11.122140 0.68%
2014.11.10.012136 0.68%
2014.11.08.192135 0.68%
2014.11.07.032124 0.68%
2014.11.06.072123 0.68%
2014.11.03.203106 0.68%
2014.10.27.062722 0.68%
2014.10.25.042716 0.68%
2014.10.24.232713 0.68%
2014.10.23.172708 0.68%
2014.10.22.212705 0.68%
2014.10.22.122359 0.68%
2014.10.21.105905 1.35%
2014.10.20.195901 0.68%
2014.10.20.095905 0.68%
2014.10.20.045905 0.68%
2014.10.18.025841 0.68%
2014.10.17.105917 0.68%
2014.10.17.055915 1.35%
2014.10.16.195945 1.35%
2014.10.15.072625 0.68%
2014.10.15.044250 0.68%
2014.10.14.042143 0.68%
2014.10.10.155128 0.68%
2014.10.09.193911 0.68%
2014.10.09.032759 0.68%
2014.10.08.232526 0.68%
2014.10.08.174838 1.35%
2014.10.08.174830 0.68%
2014.10.07.230923 0.68%
2014.10.07.110043 1.35%
2014.10.06.225237 0.68%
2014.10.05.102848 0.68%
2014.10.05.022333 1.35%
2014.10.04.141549 1.35%
2014.10.04.101313 0.68%
2014.10.03.015215 0.68%
2014.10.01.173201 1.35%
2014.09.29.210452 0.68%
2014.09.28.164746 0.68%
2014.09.25.090224 1.35%
2014.09.21.201919 0.68%
127 versions

PortalMore

What is PortalMore?

PortalMore is an adware/advertising supported web browser plugin.

Overview

PortalMore is a program developed by Yontoo Technology. The most used version is 2014.10.21.105905, with over 65% of all installations currently using this version. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. It adds a Browser Helper Object (BHO) to Internet Explorer. In the Google Chrome browser, it will add an extension. The main program executable is PortalMoreBHO.dll. Typically most users end up uninstalling this just after a few days. The software installer includes 34 files and is usually about 6.05 MB (6,345,376 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 16% of users of PortalMore come from the United States, it is also popular in IQ and Canada.
  • Possible malware installed by this program
  • Loads into the web browser
  • Installs a Windows Service
  • Typically distributed through a pay-per-install bundle
  • Generally known to have a low reputation
  • The experts agree, you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in PortalMore.
PortalMoreBHO.dll (d6a5adb03b3be24860f5ea4072b5a96f) has been flagged by the following 41 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
Lavasoft Ad-Aware 536 Adware.SwiftBrowse.CX
Agnitum Outpost 7.1.1 Riskware.Agent
AhnLab-V3 2015.08.12 PUP/Win32.BrowseFox
ALYac 1.0.1.4 Adware.SwiftBrowse.CX
Arcabit 1.0.0.425 Adware.SwiftBrowse.CX
avast! 2014.9-150817 Win32:BrowseFox-ES [PUP]
AVG 2016.0.3014 AdPlugin
Avira 8.3.1.6 ADWARE/BrowseFox.Gen2
AVware 1.5.0.21 Yontoo
Baidu-International 4.0.3.15817 Adware.Win32.BrowseFox.AE
Bitdefender 1.0.20.1145 Adware.SwiftBrowse.CX
Bkav FE 1.3.0.7062 W32.BrowseFoxAC.Adware
CAT-QuickHeal 8.15.14.00 PUA.Portalmore1.Gen
Clam AntiVirus 0.98/21511 Win.Adware.Swiftbrowse-1434
Comodo Security 22987 ApplicUnwnt
Cyren 5.4.16.7 W32/S-f64f6ec1!Eldorado
Dr.Web 9.0.0.0229 Trojan.Yontoo.1734
Emsisoft Anti-Malware 8.15.08.17.01 Adware.SwiftBrowse.CX
ESET-NOD32 9.12080 a variant of Win32/BrowseFox.AE potentially unwanted
Fortinet FortiGate 8/17/2015 Adware/BrowseFox
F-Prot v6.4.7.1.166 W32/S-f64f6ec1
F-Secure 11.2015-17-08_2 Adware.SwiftBrowse.CX
G Data 15.8.25 Adware.SwiftBrowse.CX
IKARUS anti.virus t3scan.1.9.5.0 PUA.BrowseFox
Jiangmin KV150817 AdWare/SwiftBrowse.dxt
K7 AntiVirus 13.207.16857 Trojan
K7GW 13.207.16851 Trojan ( 004b50fc1 )
Malwarebytes v2015.08.17.01 PUP.Optional.PortalMore.A
McAfee 5600.6670 Artemis!D6A5ADB03B3B
McAfee-GW-Edition 7.6670 Artemis!PUP
MicroWorld-eScan 16.0.0.687 Adware.SwiftBrowse.CX
NANO AntiVirus 0.30.24.3079 Trojan.Win32.Yontoo.dnkubo
nProtect 15.08.11.01 Adware.SwiftBrowse.CX
Rising Antivirus 23.00.65.15815 PE:Adware.BrowseFox!6.1D8B
Sophos 4.98 Generic PUA NB (PUA)
Symantec 8/17/2015 rev. 2 PUA.Yontoo.C
Trend Micro 10.465.17 TROJ_SPNV.03B615
TrendMicro-HouseCall 7.2.229 TROJ_SPNV.03B615
Vba32 AntiVirus 3.12.26.4 AdWare.MSIL.Agent
VIPRE Antivirus 42804 Yontoo
Zillya 2.0.0.2348 Adware.BrowseFox.Win32.5276
updatePortalMore.exe (5a9a17550fb7d0db8d46cc0c0ef92829) has been flagged by the following 34 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
Lavasoft Ad-Aware 12.0.163.0 Adware.SwiftBrowse.CX
AhnLab-V3 2015.03.27.00 Win-PUP/BrowseFox.Gen
ALYac 1.0.1.4 Adware.SwiftBrowse.CX
Antiy-AVL 1.0.0.1 Trojan/Win32.TSGeneric
avast! 8.0.1489.320 Win32:BrowseFox-ES [PUP]
AVG 15.0.0.4315 PortalMore.947
Avira 3.6.1.96 ADWARE/BrowseFox.Gen7
AVware 1.5.0.21 Trojan.Win32.Generic!BT
Baidu-International 3.5.1.41473 Adware.MSIL.BrowseFox.H
Bitdefender 7.2 Adware.SwiftBrowse.CX
Bkav FE 1.3.0.6379 W32.HfsAdware.4769
Cyren 5.4.16.7 W32/S-26365c9e!Eldorado
Dr.Web 7.0.12.3050 Trojan.Yontoo.1734
Emsisoft Anti-Malware 3.0.0.600 Adware.SwiftBrowse.CX (B)
ESET-NOD32 11381 a variant of MSIL/BrowseFox.H potentially unwanted
Fortinet FortiGate 5.0.999.0 Adware/BrowseFox
F-Prot 4.7.1.166 W32/S-26365c9e!Eldorado
F-Secure 11.0.19100.45 Adware.SwiftBrowse.CX
G Data 25 Adware.SwiftBrowse.CX
K7 AntiVirus 9.202.15395 Adware ( 700000121 )
K7GW 9.202.15394 Adware ( 700000121 )
McAfee 6.0.5.614 BrowseFox-FTQ
McAfee-GW-Edition v2015 BehavesLike.Win32.BrowseFox.jh
MicroWorld-eScan 12.0.250.0 Adware.SwiftBrowse.CX
NANO AntiVirus 0.30.8.659 Riskware.Win32.BPlug.djpkri
nProtect 2015-03-26.01 Adware.SwiftBrowse.CX
Qihoo-360 1.0.0.1015 Win32/Virus.Adware.708
Sophos 4.98.0 Generic PUA OH
Symantec 20141.2.0.56 Trojan.Gen.2
Tencent 1.0.0.1 Trojan.Win32.Qudamah.Gen.18
Trend Micro 9.740.0.1012 TROJ_GEN.R00UC0EBC15
TrendMicro-HouseCall 9.700.0.1001 TROJ_GEN.R00UC0EBC15
VIPRE Antivirus 38798 Trojan.Win32.Generic!BT
Zillya 2.0.0.2117 Backdoor.PePatch.Win32.63890
       View all 75 all detections
PortalMore 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 PortalMore.

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: PortalMore
URL: portalmore.com/support
Help link: mailto:[email protected]
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\PortalMore
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\PortalMore\PortalMoreuninstall.exe
Estimated size: 6.05 MB

Program filesFiles installed by PortalMore

Program module:PortalMoreBHO.dll
Name:PortalMore
Path:C:\Program Files\PortalMore\PortalMoreBHO.dll
MD5:b8e2b0f57355a31d9ea9be54921f92f7
Additional files:
  • (Malware detected) PortalMorebho.dll - PortalMore
  • PortalMore.FirstRun.exe - FirstRun
  • 7za.exe (by Igor Pavlov) - 7-Zip (7-Zip Standalone Console)
  • oieclmddeijbdilojgahahcjmjkhbilp.crx
  • PortalMoreUn.exe
  • PortalMoreUninstall.exe
  • (Malware detected) updatePortalMore.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • PortalMoreBHO.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'PortalMore' with the class of {d28da086-df96-4333-966f-176288fb203b}.
Service
  • updatePortalMore.exe runs as a service named 'Update PortalMore' (Update PortalMore).

How do I remove PortalMore?

Quickly and completely remove PortalMore 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 PortalMore 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 PortalMore, 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 PortalMore.
  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 PortalMore you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 57%
Win Vista (SP1) 1%
 
HOW IT RUNS
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 83%
Keep it 17%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 64.86%
Windows 8 25.68%
Windows XP 6.08%
Windows Vista 3.38%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 26.03%
Windows 7 Ultimate 24.66%
Windows 8.1 10.96%
Windows 7 Professional 10.27%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.48%
Windows 8 Pro 4.11%

Distribution by countryGeography

16.45% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 16.45%
  IQ 6.58%
  Canada 5.92%
  United Kingdom 3.95%
  Saudi Arabia 3.95%
  Germany 3.95%
  DZ 3.29%
  South Africa 2.63%
  Iran 2.63%
  Thailand 2.63%
  United Arab Emirates 1.97%
  Hong Kong 1.97%
  MA 1.97%
  RS 1.97%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 32.11%
Dell 22.02%
Acer 16.51%
Toshiba 8.26%
Lenovo 7.34%
ASUS 6.42%
Samsung 3.67%
Alienware 1.83%
Sony 0.92%
Medion 0.92%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.42%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 2.65%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 2.65%
Acer Aspire E1-531 2.65%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.65%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 1.77%

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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