77,019,263 programs installed

Should I remove Score Escape?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
82% remove it18% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Bad
What do people think about it?
(click star to rate)
How common is it?
Reach 0.0005%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 78.72 days
284.11 days >
Average installed length: 149.28 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
2015.02.18.222531 14.29%
2015.01.21.162327 14.29%
2015.01.09.102258 14.29%
2014.12.11.184428 57.14%

Score Escape

What is Score Escape?

Score Escape is an adware (advertising supported) application that is designed for the purpose of displaying unwanted ads, software for PUP (potentially unwanted programs) and other offers. Once installed the application integrates inside the browser through multiple means and will deliver ads including but not limited to banner ads, text-links, coupons and other offers both by injecting them in the user's web browser as well as displaying popups outside of the browser. In some cases the ad will have attribution but in most cases it will not and will confuse the user should malvaertisng be the source.

Overview

The most common release is 2014.12.11.184428, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. 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. The primary executable is named ScoreEscapebho.dll. A majority of users end up uninstalling this less than a week of it being installed. The setup package generally installs about 7 files and is usually about 3.51 MB (3,685,522 bytes).
  • Integrates into the web browser
  • Installs a Windows Service
  • Typically distributed through a pay-per-install bundle
  • This program has a poor reputation
  • The experts agree, you should remove it!
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Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: Score Escape
URL: scoreescape.com/support
Help link: mailto:[email protected]
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Score Escape
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Score Escape\ScoreEscapeuninstall.exe
Estimated size: 3.51 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Score Escape

Program module:ScoreEscapebho.dll
Name:Score Escape
Path:C:\Program Files\Score Escape\ScoreEscapebho.dll
MD5:e7b78e704749d61d1d5990f7e0176259
Additional files:
  • ScoreEscapebho.dll - Score Escape
  • ScoreEscapeUninstall.exe
  • updateScoreEscape.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • ScoreEscapeBHO.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'Score Escape 1.0.0.5' with the class of {d0c461af-1942-4642-8f6d-6ffcf8ff9177}.
Service
  • updateScoreEscape.exe runs as a service named 'Update Score Escape' (Update Score Escape).

How do I remove Score Escape?

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Or, you can uninstall Score Escape 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 Score Escape, 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 Score Escape.
  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 Score Escape you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
Mozilla Firefox
Google Chrome

OS VERSIONS
Win 8 43%
Win 7 (SP1) 29%
 
HOW IT RUNS
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 82%
Keep it 18%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 57.14%
Windows 8 42.86%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 28.57%
Windows 8.1 28.57%
Windows 8.1 Pro 14.29%
Windows 7 Professional 14.29%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.29%

Distribution by countryGeography

41.67% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 41.67%
  MA 8.33%
  France 8.33%
  NG 8.33%
  Israel 8.33%
  Canada 8.33%
  Italy 8.33%
  Jamaica 8.33%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 42.86%
Acer 28.57%
Lenovo 14.29%
Toshiba 14.29%
Common models
eMachines eME732Z 14.29%
HP Pavilion dv6000 (RY620... 14.29%
Acer Aspire XC-605 14.29%
LENOVO 10130 14.29%
HP ProBook 4530s 14.29%
HP Compaq dx2300 Microtow... 14.29%

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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