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Should I remove Sort Workstation?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
75% remove it25% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Bad
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How common is it?
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Versions

VersionDistribution
1.0.0.0 100.00%

Sort Workstation

What is Sort Workstation?

This is a ConvertAd adware program that runs as a web browser extension or toolbar. Once installed the adware will inject ads within the web browser on most pages. These advertisements are not part of the underlying web page. In some case there will be an attribution of the add that says "Ads by ConvertAd".

Overview

During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. The primary executable is named bnsh79ca.exe. A majority of users end up uninstalling this less than a week of it being installed.
  • Malware detected in the program
  • Starts automatically
  • Displays unwanted advertisements
  • The experts agree, you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in Sort Workstation.
bnsh79ca.exe (3956a5221be7d8c07915d8c44d6fd4b5) has been flagged by the following 13 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
Lavasoft Ad-Aware 537 Gen:Variant.Jaiko.603
ALYac 1.0.1.4 Gen:Variant.Jaiko.603
AVG 2016.0.3015 Generic6
Baidu-International 4.0.3.15816 Adware.Win32.ConvertAd.77
Bitdefender 1.0.20.1140 Gen:Variant.Jaiko.603
Emsisoft Anti-Malware 8.15.08.16.06 Gen:Variant.Jaiko.603
ESET-NOD32 9.11578 a variant of Win32/Adware.ConvertAd.FO
F-Secure 11.2015-16-08_1 Gen:Variant.Jaiko.603
G Data 15.8.25 Gen:Variant.Jaiko.603
MicroWorld-eScan 16.0.0.684 Gen:Variant.Jaiko.603
Panda Antivirus 15.08.16.06 Generic Suspicious
Symantec 8/16/2015 rev. 1 WS.Reputation
TrendMicro-HouseCall 7.2.228 TROJ_GEN.R0E3H09E215
       View all 13 all detections

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: Sort Workstation
Installation folder: C:\users\user\appdata\local\44b725a0-1428848920-11de-a7aa-00248ca15e28
Uninstaller: "C:\users\user\appdata\Local\44B725A0-1428848920-11DE-A7AA-00248CA15E28\uninstall.exe"

Program filesFiles installed by Sort Workstation

Program executable:bnsh79ca.exe (Malware detected)
Path:C:\users\user\appdata\local\44b725a0-1428848920-11de-a7aa-00248ca15e28\bnsh79ca.exe
MD5:3956a5221be7d8c07915d8c44d6fd4b5
Additional files:
  • Uninstall.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • bnsh79CA.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'WinCheck' which loads as C:\users\user\appdata\Local\4C4C4544-1428852080-0010-8000-80C04F000000\bnsgE671.exe.

How do I remove Sort Workstation?

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Or, you can uninstall Sort Workstation 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 Sort Workstation, 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 Sort Workstation.
  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.
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OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 83%
Win XP 17%
 
HOW IT STARTS
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 75%
Keep it 25%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 83.33%
Windows XP 16.67%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 66.67%
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.67%
Microsoft Windows XP 16.67%

Distribution by countryGeography

44.44% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 44.44%
  Brazil 22.22%
  Germany 22.22%
  United Kingdom 11.11%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Toshiba 20.00%
Medion 20.00%
Dell 20.00%
Acer 20.00%
American Megatrends 20.00%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite C655D 20.00%
Positivo Positivo M... 20.00%
MEGA G41T-M7 LGT 20.00%
Medion P6634 20.00%
Dell Latitude D610 20.00%

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