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Should I remove Swift Record?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
77% remove it23% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Bad
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #22,152
United States Rank #49,778
Reach 0.0100%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 2.77 days
81.85 days >
Average installed length: 43.00 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
2015.08.03.210233 0.71%
2015.08.02.170517 0.71%
2015.08.01.050757 0.71%
2015.07.31.112020 0.71%
2015.07.30.110314 0.71%
2015.07.30.070552 0.71%
2015.07.26.003048 0.71%
2015.06.20.082857 0.71%
2015.06.19.212824 0.71%
2015.06.19.172855 0.71%
2015.06.18.192933 0.71%
2015.06.17.202857 0.71%
2015.06.17.172925 0.71%
2015.06.17.052856 0.71%
2015.06.16.042851 0.71%
2015.06.15.182852 0.71%
2015.06.09.122504 1.42%
2015.06.09.072506 1.42%
2015.06.09.043006 0.71%
2015.06.08.162513 0.71%
2015.06.08.012513 0.71%
2015.06.07.202509 0.71%
2015.06.07.102513 0.71%
2015.06.06.142507 0.71%
2015.06.06.042506 0.71%
2015.06.03.112456 0.71%
2015.06.02.102453 0.71%
2015.06.01.042444 0.71%
2015.05.31.182451 1.42%
2015.05.31.132447 0.71%
2015.05.29.212443 0.71%
2015.05.29.142550 0.71%
2015.05.29.012439 0.71%
2015.05.28.002437 0.71%
2015.05.27.192433 0.71%
2015.05.26.132432 0.71%
2015.05.25.122426 0.71%
2015.05.25.022428 0.71%
2015.05.23.202420 0.71%
2015.05.23.152419 0.71%
2015.05.22.042418 0.71%
2015.05.20.072401 0.71%
2015.05.19.212402 0.71%
2015.05.18.153015 0.71%
2015.05.17.192411 0.71%
2015.05.17.092405 0.71%
2015.05.16.223513 0.71%
2015.05.16.182403 0.71%
2015.05.16.092859 1.42%
2015.05.15.172358 0.71%
2015.05.14.212347 0.71%
127 versions

Swift Record

What is Swift Record?

From Yontoo's License Agreement: "The Software is supported by several forms of advertising, which will be displayed as you use your browsers, including, without limitation, banner and video ads, in-text ads and links, web browsing-related ads, interstitial, transitional, search, and full page ads. These advertisements may be targeted to queries you make through your browsers, the information stored or processed by the Software, or other information provided by you or collected from you as a result of your use of the Software."

About  (from Yontoo Technology)

The Software installs a group of web browsing features and functionalities that customize and enhance your interaction with the websites you visit by displaying text, graphics, or other interactive content in your browsers. Software features may include, without limitation, browser extensions, tools and applications ...  Read more

Overview

The most common release is 2015.06.09.122504, 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 SwiftRecordbho.dll. A majority of users end up uninstalling this less than a week of it being installed. The setup package generally installs about 50 files and is usually about 15.42 MB (16,166,804 bytes).
  • Malware detected in the program
  • Integrates into the web browser
  • Adds a background Windows Service
  • Injects advertisements unassociated with the underlying web page
  • This program has a poor reputation
  • The experts agree, you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in Swift Record.
SwiftRecordbho.dll (7a9f5c724366d891f3a9430dd0941bce) has been flagged by the following 24 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
Agnitum Outpost 7.1.1 Riskware.Agent
AVG 2016.0.3141 BrowseFox
AVware 1.5.0.21 Trojan.Win32.Generic!BT
Baidu-International 4.0.3.15413 Adware.Win32.BrowseFox.AE
Bkav FE 1.3.0.6379 W32.HfsAdware
Cyren 5.4.16.7 W32/S-f64f6ec1!Eldorado
Dr.Web 9.0.0.0103 Trojan.Yontoo.1734
ESET-NOD32 9.11420 a variant of Win32/BrowseFox.AE potentially unwanted
Fortinet FortiGate 4/13/2015 Riskware/BrowseFox
F-Prot v6.4.7.1.166 W32/S-f64f6ec1
IKARUS anti.virus t3scan.1.8.9.0 PUA.BrowseFox
Jiangmin KV150413 AdWare/SwiftBrowse.dxt
K7 AntiVirus 13.202.15473 Trojan
K7GW 13.202.15474 Trojan ( 004b55d71 )
Malwarebytes v2015.04.13.04 PUP.Optional.SwiftRecord.A
McAfee 5600.6797 Artemis!7A9F5C724366
NANO AntiVirus 0.30.8.659 Trojan.Win32.Yontoo.dnkubo
Qihoo-360 1.0.0.1015 HEUR/QVM30.1.Malware.Gen
Rising Antivirus 23.00.65.15411 PE:Adware.BrowseFox!6.1D8B
Sophos 4.98 Generic PUA KL
Trend Micro 10.465.13 TROJ_GEN.R03EC0OCV15
TrendMicro-HouseCall 7.2.103 TROJ_GEN.R03EC0OCV15
Vba32 AntiVirus 3.12.26.3 AdWare.MSIL.Agent
VIPRE Antivirus 39018 Trojan.Win32.Generic!BT
       View all 24 all detections

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: Swift Record
URL: theswiftrecord.com/support
Help link: mailto:[email protected]
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Swift Record
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Swift Record\SwiftRecorduninstall.exe
Estimated size: 15.42 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Swift Record

Program module:SwiftRecordbho.dll (Malware detected)
Name:Swift Record
Path:C:\Program Files\Swift Record\SwiftRecordbho.dll
MD5:7a9f5c724366d891f3a9430dd0941bce
Additional files:
  • _SwiftRecordbho.dll - Swift Record
  • SwiftRecordbho.dll
  • SwiftRecordUn.exe
  • SwiftRecordUninstall.exe
  • updateSwiftRecord.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • SwiftRecordbho.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'Swift Record 1.0.0.7' with the class of {0759d61f-3673-416f-85d2-58b847e78ddf}.
Service
  • updateSwiftRecord.exe runs as a service named 'Update Swift Record' (Update Swift Record).

How do I remove Swift Record?

Quickly and completely remove Swift Record from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Download "Should I Remove It?", it's FREE!Remove Swift Record from your computer.
Or, you can uninstall Swift Record 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 Swift Record, 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 Swift Record.
  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 Swift Record you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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HOW IT RUNS
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 77%
Keep it 23%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#22,152

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 57.75%
Windows 8 38.73%
Windows XP 3.52%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 30.50%
Windows 7 Home Premium 12.77%
Windows 8.1 10.64%
Windows 8.1 Pro 9.93%
Windows 7 Professional 9.22%
Windows 8.1 Single Langua... 4.96%

Distribution by countryGeography

10.81% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 10.81%
  MA 6.76%
  DZ 6.08%
  Mexico 6.08%
  Italy 5.41%
  Indonesia 4.05%
  France 3.38%
  TN 3.38%
  Czech Republic 2.70%
  Colombia 2.70%
  IQ 2.70%
  Egypt 2.70%
  Peru 2.03%
  Germany 2.03%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.27%
Dell 19.32%
Acer 18.18%
ASUS 12.50%
Lenovo 9.09%
Toshiba 6.82%
GIGABYTE 3.41%
Sony 2.27%
MSI 1.14%
Common models
HP G62 Notebook PC 2.80%
ASUS All Series 2.80%
Dell Inspiron N5050 1.87%
Dell Inspiron 3521 1.87%
Hewlett-Packard Compaq Pr... 1.87%
HP Pavilion 17 Notebook P... 1.87%

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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