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Should I remove XocureWeb Control HiSearch?

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57% remove it43% keep it
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Average installed length: 141.49 days

XocureWeb Control HiSearch


XocureWeb Control HiSearch is a program developed by HiSearch. It adds a Browser Helper Object (BHO) to Internet Explorer. The main program executable is hsuninst.exe. The software installer includes 5 files and is usually about 1005.94 KB (1,030,087 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 55% of users of XocureWeb Control HiSearch come from Korea, it is also popular in the United States.
  • Possible malware installed by this program
  • Loads into the web browser
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in XocureWeb Control HiSearch.
hsuninst.exe (78417c80d15608dbb33e260ea7697cb8) has been flagged by the following 11 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
AVG 2014.0.3469 Generic5
Comodo Security 14734 UnclassifiedMalware
Dr.Web Adware.Plugin.29
ESET-NOD32 7.7845 a variant of Win32/Adware.Kraddare.FJ
IKARUS anti.virus t3scan. Trojan.Win32.BHO
Malwarebytes v2013.06.15.03 Adware.KorAd
McAfee 5600.7107 Artemis!78417C80D156
McAfee-GW-Edition 7.7107 Artemis!78417C80D156
nProtect Adware/W32.KrAdword.215112
TrendMicro-HouseCall 7.2.166 TROJ_GEN.RCBH1LC
VIPRE Antivirus 14756 Trojan.Win32.Generic!BT
HSHelper.dll (9fd6eee0714ca9ed22ecc91fe4c1b39e) has been flagged by the following 2 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
Comodo Security 14400 UnclassifiedMalware
ESET-NOD32 7753 a variant of Win32/Adware.Kraddare.FJ
       View all 13 all detections

Program detailsProgram details

Help link: www.hisearch.or.kr
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\hisearch
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\HiSearch\HSUninst.exe
Estimated size: 1005.94 KB

Program filesFiles installed by XocureWeb Control HiSearch

Program executable:hsuninst.exe (Malware detected)
Name:HSUninst Module
Path:C:\Program Files\hisearch\hsuninst.exe
Additional files:
  • hswhk.dll
  • (Malware detected) HSHelper.dll
  • HSSearch.exe
  • HSSvcApp.exe - HSSvcApp Module

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • HSHelper.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'HSAdvCtrl Class' with the class of {A433374B-2F44-402B-AB7E-E58B4A09DF8A}.

How do I remove XocureWeb Control HiSearch?

Quickly and completely remove XocureWeb Control HiSearch 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 XocureWeb Control HiSearch 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 XocureWeb Control HiSearch, 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 XocureWeb Control HiSearch.
  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 XocureWeb Control HiSearch you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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Win 7 (SP1) 50%
Win 8 17%
Uninstall it 57%
Keep it 43%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 50.00%
Windows XP 16.67%
Windows Vista 16.67%
Windows 8 16.67%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 50.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 16.67%
Windows 8 Pro 16.67%
Windows Vista Home Basic 16.67%

Distribution by countryGeography

54.55% of installs come from Korea
Which countries install it?
  Korea 54.55%
  United States 45.45%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 50.00%
Acer 25.00%
American Megatrends 25.00%
Common models
MSI MS-7593 25.00%
LG Electronics Inc. R405-... 25.00%
ECS H61H2-M2 25.00%


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