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What percent of users and experts removed it?
80% remove it20% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Bad
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #14,361
United States Rank #22,054
Reach 0.0231%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 3.46 days
101.97 days >
Average installed length: 53.58 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
2014.07.04.021316 0.31%
2014.07.03.023636 0.31%
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173 versions

TowerTilt

What is TowerTilt?

TiltBorwser is a Yontoo/Sambreel advertising injection adware browser extension.

From the EULA: "The Software is supported by various types of advertising, including, without limitation, windows pop messages, default browser popups. Ads and features that appear on windows by using the Software. Some Software features and ad placements may contain links to further information or disabling instructions (e.g. "About this Ad"). All Software features, content and advertising may be updated, modified, added, enabled, disabled or discontinued at any time automatically and without additional notice to you."

About  (from Yontoo Technology)

The Software may automatically and without additional notice, download upgrades, enable new features or functionality, and install fixes. The Software provides a suite of toolbar-style browser features that customize and enhance your interaction with various websites by rendering graphics, text, or other functional or ...  Read more
Overview
  • Malware detected in the program
  • 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!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in TowerTilt.
TowerTiltBHO.dll (b2494ff796ec97e2840037636737aefb) has been flagged by the following 20 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
Avira AntiVir 7.11.144.168 APPL/BrowseFox.Gen2
Antiy-AVL 0.1.0.1 GrayWare[AdWare:not-a-virus]/Win32.Agent
Comodo Security 18147 Application.Win32.Altbrowse.AK
Dr.Web 9.0.0.0112 Trojan.BPlug.17
ESET-NOD32 8.9704 a variant of Win32/BrowseFox.F
Fortinet FortiGate 4/22/2014 Adware/Agent
G Data 14.4.24 Win32.Application.BrowseFox
IKARUS anti.virus t3scan.1.6.1.0 not-a-virus:AdWare.Win32.Agent
K7 AntiVirus 13.176.11833 Unwanted-Program
K7GW 13.176.11833 Unwanted-Program ( 00454f261 )
Kaspersky 14.0.0.3978 not-a-virus:AdWare.Win32.Agent
Kingsoft AntiVirus 331020.49267 Win32.Troj.Agent.ah.(kcloud)
Malwarebytes v2014.04.22.11 PUP.Optional.TowerTilt.A
McAfee 5600.7153 Artemis!B2494FF796EC
McAfee-GW-Edition 7.7153 Artemis!B2494FF796EC
NANO AntiVirus 0.28.0.59492 Riskware.Win32.Agent.crkvek
Sophos 4.98 Generic PUA IA
SUPERAntiSpyware 10650 Adware.BrowseFox/Variant
TrendMicro-HouseCall 7.2.112 TROJ_GEN.F47V0419
VIPRE Antivirus 28484 Yontoo (fs)
247BA2C8-8375-42F5-AE50-50DC6413141A.dll (c8202e825eeefd44de7c77d98ce005fd) has been flagged by the following 31 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
Lavasoft Ad-Aware 12.0.163.0 Gen:Variant.Adware.BHO.Agent.4
Agnitum Outpost 5.5.1.3 PUA.Agent!
Avira AntiVir 7.11.155.208 APPL/BrowseFox.Gen2
Antiy-AVL 1.0.0.1 GrayWare[AdWare:not-a-virus]/Win32.Agent
AVG 14.0.0.3972 BrowseFox.F
Baidu-International 3.5.1.41473 Adware.Win32.Agent.Acs
Bitdefender 7.2 Gen:Variant.Adware.BHO.Agent.4
Comodo Security 18604 Application.Win32.Altbrowse.AK
Dr.Web 7.0.7.12100 Trojan.BPlug.17
Emsisoft Anti-Malware 3.0.0.600 Gen:Variant.Adware.BHO.Agent.4 (B)
ESET-NOD32 9972 a variant of Win32/BrowseFox.F
Fortinet FortiGate 5.1.152.0 Adware/Agent
F-Secure 11.0.19100.45 Gen:Variant.Adware.BHO.Agent.4
G Data 24 Gen:Variant.Adware.BHO.Agent.4
IKARUS anti.virus T3.1.6.1.0 not-a-virus:AdWare.Win32.Agent
K7 AntiVirus 9.180.12463 Unwanted-Program ( 00454f261 )
K7GW 9.180.12463 Trojan ( 050000001 )
Kaspersky 12.0.0.1225 not-a-virus:AdWare.Win32.Agent.ahbx
Kingsoft AntiVirus 2013.4.9.267 Win32.Troj.Agent.ah.(kcloud)
Malwarebytes 1.75.0.1 PUP.Optional.TowerTilt.A
McAfee 6.0.4.564 Artemis!C8202E825EEE
McAfee-GW-Edition 2013 Artemis!C8202E825EEE
MicroWorld-eScan 12.0.250.0 Gen:Variant.Adware.BHO.Agent.4
NANO AntiVirus 0.28.0.60253 Riskware.Win32.Agent.crkvek
Panda Antivirus 10.0.3.5 Trj/CI.A
Sophos 4.98.0 Generic PUA KL
SUPERAntiSpyware 5.6.0.1032 Adware.BrowseFox/Variant
TrendMicro-HouseCall 9.700.0.1001 TROJ_GEN.F47V0609
Vba32 AntiVirus 3.12.26.3 AdWare.Agent
VIPRE Antivirus 30470 Yontoo (fs)
Zillya 2.0.0.1832 Adware.Agent.Win32.9068
01008B6C-CC8A-43C7-A364-59DC439231F8.dll (a90096b7f9e4ab00e1a16094b2e8b5cf) has been flagged by the following 30 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
Lavasoft Ad-Aware 12.0.163.0 Gen:Variant.Adware.BHO.Agent.4
Agnitum Outpost 5.5.1.3 PUA.Agent!
Avira AntiVir 7.11.155.208 APPL/BrowseFox.Gen2
Antiy-AVL 1.0.0.1 GrayWare[AdWare:not-a-virus]/Win32.Agent
AVG 14.0.0.3972 BrowseFox.F
Baidu-International 3.5.1.41473 Adware.Win32.Agent.AIXz
Bitdefender 7.2 Gen:Variant.Adware.BHO.Agent.4
Comodo Security 18604 Application.Win32.Altbrowse.AK
Dr.Web 7.0.7.12100 Trojan.BPlug.17
Emsisoft Anti-Malware 3.0.0.600 Gen:Variant.Adware.BHO.Agent.4 (B)
ESET-NOD32 9972 a variant of Win32/BrowseFox.F
Fortinet FortiGate 5.1.152.0 Adware/Agent
F-Secure 11.0.19100.45 Gen:Variant.Adware.BHO.Agent.4
G Data 24 Gen:Variant.Adware.BHO.Agent.4
IKARUS anti.virus T3.1.6.1.0 not-a-virus:AdWare.Win32.Agent
K7 AntiVirus 9.180.12463 Unwanted-Program ( 00454f261 )
K7GW 9.180.12463 Trojan ( 050000001 )
Kaspersky 12.0.0.1225 not-a-virus:AdWare.Win32.Agent.ahbx
Kingsoft AntiVirus 2013.4.9.267 Win32.Troj.Agent.ah.(kcloud)
Malwarebytes 1.75.0.1 PUP.Optional.TowerTilt.A
McAfee 6.0.4.564 Artemis!A90096B7F9E4
McAfee-GW-Edition 2013 Artemis!A90096B7F9E4
MicroWorld-eScan 12.0.250.0 Gen:Variant.Adware.BHO.Agent.4
NANO AntiVirus 0.28.0.60253 Riskware.Win32.Agent.crkvek
Panda Antivirus 10.0.3.5 Trj/CI.A
Sophos 4.98.0 Generic PUA GH
SUPERAntiSpyware 5.6.0.1032 Adware.BrowseFox/Variant
TrendMicro-HouseCall 9.700.0.1001 Suspicious_GEN.F47V0615
VIPRE Antivirus 30470 Yontoo (fs)
Zillya 2.0.0.1832 Adware.Agent.Win32.9068
269A571E-EA92-41D6-B623-7C0C97AE735F.dll (d949543b11b802c3a524a339155d4730) has been flagged by the following 30 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
Lavasoft Ad-Aware 12.0.163.0 Gen:Variant.Adware.BHO.Agent.4
Agnitum Outpost 5.5.1.3 PUA.Agent!
Avira AntiVir 7.11.155.208 APPL/BrowseFox.Gen2
Antiy-AVL 1.0.0.1 GrayWare[AdWare:not-a-virus]/Win32.Agent
AVG 14.0.0.3972 BrowseFox.F
Baidu-International 3.5.1.41473 Adware.Win32.Agent.AI
Bitdefender 7.2 Gen:Variant.Adware.BHO.Agent.4
Comodo Security 18604 Application.Win32.Altbrowse.AK
Dr.Web 7.0.7.12100 Trojan.BPlug.17
Emsisoft Anti-Malware 3.0.0.600 Gen:Variant.Adware.BHO.Agent.4 (B)
ESET-NOD32 9972 a variant of Win32/BrowseFox.F
Fortinet FortiGate 5.1.152.0 Adware/Agent
F-Secure 11.0.19100.45 Gen:Variant.Adware.BHO.Agent.4
G Data 24 Gen:Variant.Adware.BHO.Agent.4
IKARUS anti.virus T3.1.6.1.0 not-a-virus:AdWare.Win32.Agent
K7 AntiVirus 9.180.12463 Unwanted-Program ( 00454f261 )
K7GW 9.180.12463 Trojan ( 050000001 )
Kaspersky 12.0.0.1225 not-a-virus:AdWare.Win32.Agent.ahbx
Kingsoft AntiVirus 2013.4.9.267 Win32.Troj.Agent.ah.(kcloud)
Malwarebytes 1.75.0.1 PUP.Optional.TowerTilt.A
McAfee 6.0.4.564 Artemis!D949543B11B8
McAfee-GW-Edition 2013 Artemis!D949543B11B8
MicroWorld-eScan 12.0.250.0 Gen:Variant.Adware.BHO.Agent.4
NANO AntiVirus 0.28.0.60253 Riskware.Win32.Agent.crkvek
Panda Antivirus 10.0.3.5 Trj/CI.A
Sophos 4.98.0 Generic PUA OP
SUPERAntiSpyware 5.6.0.1032 Adware.BrowseFox/Variant
TrendMicro-HouseCall 9.700.0.1001 Suspicious_GEN.F47V0612
VIPRE Antivirus 30470 Yontoo (fs)
Zillya 2.0.0.1832 Adware.Agent.Win32.9068
updateTowerTilt.exe (4826d4f577422ed919dfeec9cf986d19) has been flagged by the following 24 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
Agnitum Outpost 5.5.1.3 Riskware.Agent!
Antiy-AVL 1.0.0.1 GrayWare[AdWare:not-a-virus,HEUR]/MSIL.Kranet
AVG 15.0.0.4189 Towit
Avira 7.11.183.186 ADWARE/BrowseFox.Gen7
AVware 1.5.0.21 Yontoo (fs)
Baidu-International 3.5.1.41473 Adware.Win32.BrowseFox.B
CAT-QuickHeal 14.00 AdWare.MSIL.r3 (Not a Virus)
Comodo Security 20028 UnclassifiedMalware
Dr.Web 7.0.10.8210 Trojan.BPlug.250
ESET-NOD32 10691 a variant of Win32/BrowseFox.H
Fortinet FortiGate 5.0.999.0 Adware/Kranet
K7 AntiVirus 9.185.13943 Trojan ( 0049f7ad1 )
K7GW 9.185.13943 Trojan ( 020000001 )
Kaspersky 12.0.0.1225 not-a-virus:HEUR:AdWare.MSIL.Kranet.heur
Kingsoft AntiVirus 2013.4.9.267 Win32.Troj.Generic.a.(kcloud)
Malwarebytes 1.75.0.1 PUP.Optional.TowerTilt.A
McAfee 6.0.5.614 BrowseFox.c
McAfee-GW-Edition v2014.2 BrowseFox.c
Sophos 4.98.0 Generic PUA LG
Symantec 20141.1.0.330 Trojan.Gen.2
Tencent 1.0.0.1 Win32.Trojan.Falsesign.Pbpe
Trend Micro 9.740.0.1012 TROJ_GEN.R0C1C0EJP14
TrendMicro-HouseCall 9.700.0.1001 TROJ_GEN.R0C1C0EJP14
VIPRE Antivirus 34620 Yontoo (fs)
8783EFC6-4E6F-480A-AD6B-FDF56F7F1083.dll (2a3ea712758583ec4316e8e4bbd2d321) has been flagged by the following 22 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
Agnitum Outpost 5.5.1.3 PUA.Agent!
Avira AntiVir 7.11.144.142 APPL/BrowseFox.Gen2
Antiy-AVL 0.1.0.1 GrayWare[AdWare:not-a-virus]/Win32.Agent
CAT-QuickHeal 12.00 AdWare.Agent.r5 (Not a Virus)
Comodo Security 18138 Application.Win32.Altbrowse.AK
Dr.Web 7.00.9.04080 Trojan.BPlug.17
ESET-NOD32 9702 a variant of Win32/BrowseFox.F
Fortinet FortiGate 4 Adware/Agent
G Data 24 Win32.Application.BrowseFox.B
IKARUS anti.virus T3.1.6.1.0 not-a-virus:AdWare.Win32.Agent
K7 AntiVirus 9.176.11806 Unwanted-Program ( 00454f261 )
K7GW 9.176.11806 Unwanted-Program ( 00454f261 )
Kaspersky 12.0.0.1225 not-a-virus:AdWare.Win32.Agent.ahbx
Kingsoft AntiVirus 2013.04.09.267 Win32.Troj.Agent.ah.(kcloud)
Malwarebytes 1.75.0001 PUP.Optional.TowerTilt.A
McAfee 6.0.4.564 Artemis!2A3EA7127585
McAfee-GW-Edition 2013 Artemis!2A3EA7127585
NANO AntiVirus 0.28.0.59288 Riskware.Win32.Agent.crkvek
Sophos 4.98.0 Generic PUA CC
SUPERAntiSpyware 5.6.0.1032 Adware.BrowseFox/Variant
TrendMicro-HouseCall 9.700-1001 TROJ_GEN.F47V0325
VIPRE Antivirus 28438 Yontoo (fs)
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TowerTilt 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 TowerTilt.

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: TowerTilt
URL: towertilt.com/support
Help link: mailto:[email protected]
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\TowerTilt
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\TowerTilt\TowerTiltuninstall.exe
Estimated size: 2.39 MB

Program filesFiles installed by TowerTilt

Program module:TowerTiltBHO.dll (Malware detected)
Name:TowerTilt
Path:C:\Program Files\TowerTilt\TowerTiltBHO.dll
MD5:b2494ff796ec97e2840037636737aefb
Additional files:
  • (Malware detected) 01008B6C-CC8A-43C7-A364-59DC439231F8.dll - TowerTilt
  • (Malware detected) 247BA2C8-8375-42F5-AE50-50DC6413141A.dll
  • (Malware detected) 269A571E-EA92-41D6-B623-7C0C97AE735F.dll
  • (Malware detected) 5CE7266E-D443-49E7-AC2F-D135104861A1.dll
  • (Malware detected) 735029DB-1A42-4047-A15A-7E050EB9BBEC.dll
  • (Malware detected) 8783EFC6-4E6F-480A-AD6B-FDF56F7F1083.dll
  • (Malware detected) 8989383B-489A-44DD-B323-B28A4706F83F.dll
  • (Malware detected) 9D565F7F-B43D-43CB-9DF7-F76E6FA9FF19.dll
  • (Malware detected) B0DFB27C-FEE5-44C4-A15B-0F0935E262C1.dll
  • (Malware detected) B216EF10-CED8-474E-B276-D50525E4311A.dll
  • (Malware detected) C6E7EA0B-BCDF-49BA-8711-83B3DB83A794.dll
  • (Malware detected) CB8F2741-618F-4FE8-B752-229AAB65F3A2.dll
  • (Malware detected) D8B33F04-C0A3-4FDB-97F7-7185D3510416.dll
  • (Malware detected) E221039E-4AD1-4B3F-B9F4-4F369DFF7196.dll
  • (Malware detected) F24991F4-6432-4CC8-B9E9-F6064EC2E51F.dll
  • (Malware detected) TowerTiltBHO.dll
  • TowerTilt.FirstRun.exe - FirstRun
  • 7za.exe (by Igor Pavlov) - 7-Zip (7-Zip Standalone Console)
  • TowerTiltUninstall.exe
  • (Malware detected) updateTowerTilt.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

4 Internet Explorer BHOs
  • TowerTiltBHO.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'TowerTilt 1.0.0.7' with the class of {53d1f32a-a4e1-493c-8830-a4f3599a667f}.
  • B216EF10-CED8-474E-B276-D50525E4311A.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'TowerTilt' with the class of {53d1f32a-a4e1-493c-8830-a4f3599a667f}.
  • D8B33F04-C0A3-4FDB-97F7-7185D3510416.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'TowerTilt' with the class of {53d1f32a-a4e1-493c-8830-a4f3599a667f}.
  • 8989383B-489A-44DD-B323-B28A4706F83F.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'TowerTilt' with the class of {53d1f32a-a4e1-493c-8830-a4f3599a667f}.
2 Services
  • updateTowerTilt.exe runs as a service named 'Update TowerTilt' (Update TowerTilt).
  • updateTowerTilt(56).exe runs as a service named 'Update TowerTilt' (Update TowerTilt).

How do I remove TowerTilt?

Quickly and completely remove TowerTilt 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 TowerTilt from your computer.
Or, you can uninstall TowerTilt 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 TowerTilt, 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 TowerTilt.
  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 TowerTilt you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 52%
Win Vista (SP1) 0%
 
HOW IT RUNS
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 80%
Keep it 20%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 62.04%
Windows 8 30.86%
Windows XP 6.17%
Windows Vista 0.93%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 29.19%
Windows 7 Home Premium 18.32%
Windows 7 Professional 11.18%
Windows 8.1 8.39%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.21%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.66%

Distribution by countryGeography

18.53% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 18.53%
  India 6.07%
  MA 3.19%
  United Kingdom 2.88%
  Egypt 2.88%
  TN 2.88%
  IQ 2.56%
  Italy 2.24%
  Israel 1.92%
  Canada 1.92%
  Germany 1.92%
  Iran 1.92%
  Romania 1.92%
  Australia 1.92%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 26.61%
Dell 18.03%
Acer 17.60%
ASUS 9.01%
Toshiba 8.15%
Lenovo 6.44%
Samsung 5.58%
Intel 3.86%
GIGABYTE 2.58%
American Megatrends 1.29%
Alienware 0.86%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 5.51%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.72%
TOSHIBA SATELLITE C660 3.15%
TOSHIBA SATELLITE L755 2.36%
Dell OptiPlex 755 1.57%
MSI MS-7592 1.57%

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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