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What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #15,778
United States Rank #37,010
Reach 0.0194%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 190.42 days
732.04 days >
Average installed length: 384.63 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
15.2.5 6.62%
15.2.4 73.53%
15.2.3 4.04%
15.2.2 3.31%
15.2 6.25%
15.1 4.41%
15.0.2 0.37%
15.0.1 0.74%
15.0 0.74%

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Steganos Password Manager 15

Overview

Steganos Password Manager 15 is a program developed by Steganos GmbH. The most used version is 15.2.4, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. The program adds a toolbar to Microsoft Internet Explorer. The software installer includes 20 files and is usually about 21.72 MB (22,778,350 bytes). SteganosUpdater.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 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 77% of users of Steganos Password Manager 15 come from Germany, it is also popular in the United States and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.steganos.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Steganos Password Manager 15\
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Steganos Password Manager 15\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 21.72 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Steganos Password Manager 15

  • PasswordManager.exe - Steganos Password Manager 15 (Steganos Password Manager)
  • passwordmanagercom.exe - Steganos Password Manager Chrome Autofill Relay
  • passwordmanageriebroker.exe - Steganos Password Manager IE Broker
  • PasswordManagerStandalone.exe - Steganos Password Manager Standalone
  • ShutdownPasswordManager.exe - PasswordManager ShutdownApp
  • ShutdownPasswordManagerRelay.exe - PasswordManagerCom ShutdownApp
  • SPMIEToolbar.dll - Internet Explorer Toolbar and BHO
  • SPMIEToolbar64.dll - Steganos Password Manager Internet Explorer Toolbar
  • SteganosUpdater.exe - Steganos Updater
  • uninstall.exe
  • UninstallWindow.exe - Uninstall Window
  • Updater.exe - Update Wizard
  • SPMExporter.dll - SPMExporter
  • SPMExporter.exe
  • passwordmanager.conversion.exe
  • ResetPendingMoves.exe
  • Subsembly.Crypto.dll (by Subsembly GmbH) - Subsembly.Crypto
  • Subsembly.SubFS.dll (by Subsembly GmbH) - Subsembly.SubFS

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Internet Explorer Extensions
  • SPMIEToolbar.dll is installed as an Internet Explorer extension using the class {024538B9-3F39-49FF-9503-975F743210FA}.
  • SPMIEToolbar64.dll is installed as an Internet Explorer extension using the class {024538B9-3F39-49FF-9503-975F743210FA}.
2 Internet Explorer Toolbars
  • SPMIEToolbar.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'Steganos Password Manager Toolbar' with the class of {9C65D12D-CF9D-454D-8049-61965D8C6FFF} (123.48.50.52.53.51.56.66.57.45.51.70.51.57.45.52.57.102.102.45.57.53.48.51.45.57.55.53.70.55.52.51.50.49.48.70.65.125).
  • SPMIEToolbar64.dll is loaded as Internet Explorer Toolbar with the name 'Steganos Password Manager Toolbar' with the class of {9C65D12D-CF9D-454D-8049-61965D8C6FFF} (123.48.50.52.53.51.56.66.57.45.51.70.51.57.45.52.57.102.102.45.57.53.48.51.45.57.55.53.70.55.52.51.50.49.48.70.65.125).
Internet Explorer Web Browser
  • SPMIEToolbar.dll installs an IE Web Browser in Internet Explorer named 'Steganos Password Manager Toolbar' with a class of {9C65D12D-CF9D-454D-8049-61965D8C6FFF}.
2 Startup Files (User Run)
  • PasswordManager.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'SPM15_PasswordManager' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Steganos Password Manager 15\PasswordManager.exe".
  • passwordmanagercom.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'SPM15 Chrome Autofill Relay' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Steganos Password Manager 15\passwordmanagercom.exe".
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • passwordmanagercom.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'SPM15 Chrome Autofill Relay' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Steganos Password Manager 15\passwordmanagercom.exe".

How do I remove Steganos Password Manager 15?

Quickly and completely remove Steganos Password Manager 15 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Steganos Password Manager 15 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 Steganos Password Manager 15, 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 Steganos Password Manager 15.

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If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by Steganos Password Manager 15 you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 57%
Win Vista 0%
 
HOW IT STARTS
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 57.35%
Windows 8 37.50%
Windows Vista 2.94%
Windows XP 1.84%
Windows Server 2003 0.37%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 34.19%
Windows 8.1 16.91%
Windows 7 Professional 13.97%
Windows 8.1 Pro 9.56%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.82%
Windows 8.1 Pro with Medi... 5.51%

Distribution by countryGeography

76.90% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 76.90%
  United States 6.50%
  United Kingdom 6.14%
  Austria 2.53%
  Canada 0.72%
  France 0.72%
  Dominican Republic 0.72%
  UA 0.36%
  Spain 0.36%
  MA 0.36%
  Norway 0.36%
  Russia 0.36%
  Sweden 0.36%
  New Zealand 0.36%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Medion 20.27%
Acer 19.59%
GIGABYTE 14.86%
Hewlett-Packard 11.49%
Dell 10.81%
ASUS 8.11%
Toshiba 8.11%
Lenovo 4.05%
Samsung 1.35%
Sony 1.35%
Common models
MEDIONPC MS-7616 3.94%
MEDIONPC MS-7366 3.15%
ASUS All Series 3.15%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.36%
MEDIONPC MS-7728 2.36%
MEDIONPC MS-7707 1.57%

About (from Steganos GmbH)

Steganos’ advanced encryption options make hiding photos, documents and contact data easy — an invaluable tool when you consider how many laptops are lost or stolen everyday.
Publisher URL: www.steganos.com

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