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What percent of users and experts removed it?
44% remove it56% keep it
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 16.78 days
495.11 days >
Average installed length: 260.14 days


VersionDistribution 14.29% 71.43% 14.29%

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TrustedID Secure Browse

What is TrustedID Secure Browse?  (from TrustedID Inc)

The Armored Browser is the premier browser-based solution designed for corporate and retail banking. It was designed for maximum security – but also provides a speed and ease of use others have struggled to achieve.


TrustedID Secure Browse is a software program developed by TrustedID Inc. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. 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 ep.exe. The setup package generally installs about 33 files and is usually about 15.75 MB (16,510,574 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows Vista (SP2). Most users that have installed this software come from the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: TrustedID
URL: www.sentrybay.com/support/?licensor={{BRAND}}&lang={{LANG}}
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\TrustedID\TrustedID Secure Browse
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\TrustedID\TrustedID Secure Browse\uninstall.exe
Estimated size: 15.75 MB

Program filesFiles installed by TrustedID Secure Browse

Program executable:ep.exe
Name:TrustedID Secure Browse
Path:C:\Program Files\TrustedID\TrustedID Secure Browse\ep.exe
Additional files:
  • dps.exe - TrustedID Secure Browse
  • epbho.dll
  • epbho32.dll
  • epbho64.dll
  • epclient32.dll
  • epclient64.dll
  • epevtlog.dll
  • epinject.exe
  • epinject32.dll
  • epinject64.dll
  • epservice.exe
  • epxpcom.dll
  • pl.exe
  • plbho32.dll
  • plbho64.dll
  • plplugin.dll
  • ptplugin.dll
  • uninstall.exe
  • libeay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/) - The OpenSSL Toolkit (OpenSSL Shared Library)
  • ssleay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/)
  • driverinstall.exe
  • libxml2.dll
  • libxmlsec.dll
  • libxmlsec-mscrypto.dll
  • license.dll (by SentryBay)
  • reportclient32.dll
  • reportclient64.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Internet Explorer BHOs
  • plbho32.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'TrustedID Secure Browse' with the class of {ff507020-a257-4527-a222-b6f5732e55ee}.
  • epbho32.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'TrustedID Secure Browse' with the class of {3955aa73-8c60-4a9b-acdb-0c2edb1b6748}.
  • epservice.exe runs as a service named 'TrustedID Secure Browse' (EntryProtect) "Prevents the uplifting of sensitive data such as user names, passwords, credit card/bank account details and any other identity-based or sensitive data entered into an TrustedID Secure Browse protected web-based application.".
2 Startup Files (All Users Run)
  • pl.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'PhishLock' which loads as "C:\Program Files\TrustedID\TrustedID Secure Browse\pl.exe".
  • dps.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Data Protection Suite' which loads as "C:\Program Files\TrustedID\TrustedID Secure Browse\dps.exe".

How do I remove TrustedID Secure Browse?

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Or, you can uninstall TrustedID Secure Browse 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 TrustedID Secure Browse, 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 TrustedID Secure Browse.
  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 TrustedID Secure Browse you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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Win 7 (SP1) 71%
Win XP 14%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 44%
Keep it 56%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 71.43%
Windows Vista 14.29%
Windows XP 14.29%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 71.43%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 14.29%
Microsoft Windows XP 14.29%

Distribution by countryGeography

100.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 100.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 50.00%
Toshiba 16.67%
Lenovo 16.67%
Dell 16.67%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite A665D 16.67%
Hewlett-Packard h8-1124 16.67%
LENOVO 0578A99 16.67%
Hewlett-Packard p6-2100 16.67%
HP-Pavilion KZ848AV-ABA a... 16.67%
Dell XPS 8300 16.67%


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