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Should I remove Vaauddix?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
66% remove it34% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Bad
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How common is it?
United States Rank #44,070
Reach 0.0007%

Versions

VersionDistribution
3.1.0.1990 25.00%

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Vaauddix

What is Vaauddix?

Vaudix (DropInSaving variant) is a web browser extension for Internet Explorer, Chrome and Firefox that collects and stores information about a user's web browsing habits in order to provide advertising as well as inter-browser coupons. The installed plugin will attempt to find merchant deals based on the user's web context and/or inject advertising. It will also attempt to find competing web extensions installed on the user's PC and disable or remove them if discovered.

About  (from Vaudix (Amazing Apps))

THE PLUGIN AND OTHER SERVICES COLLECT AND STORES INFORMATION CONCERNING THE WEB PAGES YOU VISIT AND YOUR ACTIVITY ON THOSE PAGES, SUCH AS IMPRESSIONS, CLICKS AND SEARCH TERMS. IN SOME CASES, INFORMATION COLLECTED BY THE PLUGIN AND OTHER SERVICES MAY BE PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE, AND IN SOME CASES INFORMATION (INCLUDING I...  Read more

Overview

It adds a Browser Helper Object (BHO) to Internet Explorer. The main program executable is 5135445d1dc32.dll. A vast majority of those who have this installed end up removing it just after a couple weeks. The software installer includes 3 files and is usually about 489.8 KB (501,558 bytes).
  • Possible malware installed by this program
  • Loads into the web browser
  • Installed as part of a co-bundle
  • Many experts agree, if you don't use it you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in Vaauddix.
5135445d1dc32.dll (00ce3831a16a62c6d7ea4b21049e4b22) has been flagged by the following 12 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
AVG 2014.0.3449 Generic_c
CAT-QuickHeal 5.13.12.00 Adware.Saveas.gen (Not a Virus)
Comodo Security 16321 Application.Win32.AdWare.MultiPlug.~I
Dr.Web 9.0.0.0146 Adware.Plugin.49
ESET-NOD32 7.8375 a variant of Win32/Adware.MultiPlug.I
F-Prot v6.4.7.1.166 W32/MegaSearch.A
F-Secure 11.2013-26-05_1 Adware:W32/SaveAs
Kingsoft AntiVirus 331020.49267 Win32.Troj.Agent.BV.(kcloud)
Malwarebytes v2013.05.26.02 PUP.Adware.MultiPlug
NANO AntiVirus 0.24.0.52214 Trojan.Win32.Plugin.bnzmxw
Vba32 AntiVirus 3.12.22.1 BScope.Adware.MegaSearch
VIPRE Antivirus 18122 Trojan.Win32.Generic!BT
nxp.exe (67c0e85aff48138c7e24f222546ec1cb) has been flagged by the following 33 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
Lavasoft Ad-Aware 12.0.163.0 Application.Generic.580531
Agnitum Outpost 5.5.1.3 Adware.MegaSearch!JX1502SQinM
AhnLab-V3 2014.01.27.00 Trojan/Win32.Preloader
Avira AntiVir 7.11.127.60 TR/Drop.Agent.498176
Antiy-AVL 2.0.3.7 AdWare/Win32.MegaSearch
avast! 8.0.1489.320 Win32:Dropper-gen [Drp]
AVG 13.0.0.3169 Generic5.AKJK
Baidu-International 3.5.1.41473 Adware.Win32.MegaSearch.40
Bitdefender 7.2.5028.0 Application.Generic.580531
Bkav FE 1.3.0.4923 W32.AsaminAY.Trojan
CAT-QuickHeal 12.00 Adware.Megasearch.at (Not a Virus)
ESET-NOD32 9339 Win32/AdWare.MultiPlug.K
Fortinet FortiGate 5.1.147.0 Riskware/MultiPlug
F-Secure 11.0.19100.45 Application.Generic.580531
G Data 24 Application.Generic.580531
IKARUS anti.virus T3.1.5.6.0 Virus.Win32.Heur
K7 AntiVirus 9.175.10963 Adware ( 00490d601 )
K7GW 9.175.10963 Adware ( 00490d601 )
Kaspersky 12.0.0.1221 not-a-virus:AdWare.Win32.MegaSearch.at
Kingsoft AntiVirus 2013.4.9.267 Win32.Troj.MegaSearch.at.(kcloud)
Malwarebytes 1.75.0.1 PUP.Optional.MultiPlug.A
McAfee 5.600.0.1067 RDN/Generic PUP.x!b2w
McAfee-GW-Edition 2013 RDN/Generic PUP.x!b2w
MicroWorld-eScan 12.0.250.0 Application.Generic.580531
NANO AntiVirus 0.28.0.57380 Riskware.Win32.MegaSearch.cqtcto
Panda Antivirus 10.0.3.5 Trj/Genetic.gen
Qihoo-360 1.0.0.1015 Win32/Trojan.Dropper.c9f
Sophos 4.97.0 Generic PUA KL
Trend Micro 9.740.0.1012 TROJ_SPNR.15AF14
TrendMicro-HouseCall 9.700.0.1001 TROJ_SPNR.15AF14
Vba32 AntiVirus 3.12.24.3 BScope.Trojan.Agent
VIPRE Antivirus 25826 Trojan.Win32.Generic!BT
ViRobot 2011.4.7.4223 Adware.Agent.498176.B
       View all 45 all detections
Vaauddix 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 Vaauddix.

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: Vaudix
URL: vaudix.com
Installation folder: C:\ProgramData\vaauddix
Uninstaller: "C:\ProgramData\Vaauddix\uninstall.exe" /path=C:\ProgramData\Vaauddix
Estimated size: 489.8 KB

Program filesFiles installed by Vaauddix

Program module:5135445d1dc32.dll (Malware detected)
Path:C:\ProgramData\vaauddix\5135445d1dc32.dll
MD5:00ce3831a16a62c6d7ea4b21049e4b22
Additional files:
  • uninstall.exe
  • (Malware detected) nxp.exe (by Setup)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • 5135445d1dc32.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'Browsoee2save' with the class of {F23ABCC4-D5E1-BB04-08A8-A4396150A3BF}.

How do I remove Vaauddix?

Quickly and completely remove Vaauddix from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
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Or, you can uninstall Vaauddix 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 Vaauddix, 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 Vaauddix.
  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 Vaauddix you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 50%
Win Vista (SP2) 25%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 66%
Keep it 34%
 
US RANK
#44,070

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.00%
Windows XP 25.00%
Windows Vista 25.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 25.00%
Windows 7 Home Basic 25.00%
Windows 7 Home Premium 25.00%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 25.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

77.78% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 77.78%
  India 11.11%
  MK 11.11%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 75.00%
GIGABYTE 25.00%
Common models
HP Pavilion m6 Notebook P... 25.00%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 25.00%
HP Pavilion dv6700 Notebo... 25.00%
Gigabyte G31M-S2L 25.00%


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