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FaceRig Downloader 2014

What is FaceRig Downloader 2014?

FaceRig Downloader is an adware program that installs as a web browser plugin to inject and display advertisements. Once installed the program will deliver ads including but not limited to banner ads, text-links, coupons and other offers both by injecting them in the user's web browser as well as displaying popups outside of the browser.


It adds a Browser Helper Object (BHO) to Internet Explorer. The main program executable is Surftastic.BrowserFilterG.dll. Typically most users end up uninstalling this just after a few days. The software installer includes 10 files and is usually about 26.83 MB (28,132,369 bytes).
  • Possible malware installed by this program
  • Loads into the web browser
  • Injects advertisements unassociated with the underlying web page
  • The experts agree, you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in FaceRig Downloader 2014.
Surftastic.BrowserFilterG.dll (519ad19ff0615eb3988f6a0730964988) has been flagged by the following 22 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
Avira ADWARE/BrowseFox.Gen7
AVware Yontoo (fs)
Baidu-International Adware.Win32.BrowseFox.81
Bkav FE W32.HfsAdware
Comodo Security 21717 ApplicUnwnt
Cyren W32/S-ccac0b82!Eldorado
Dr.Web Trojan.BPlug.25
ESET-NOD32 9.11455 a variant of Win64/BrowseFox.AE potentially unwanted
F-Prot v6. W32/S-ccac0b82
G Data 15.4.25 Win32.Adware.BrowseFox
K7 AntiVirus 13.202.15554 Trojan
K7GW 13.202.15554 Trojan ( 0049f89f1 )
Kaspersky not-a-virus:HEUR:AdWare.MSIL.Kranet
McAfee 5600.6797 BrowseFox.a
McAfee-GW-Edition 7.6797 BrowseFox.a
NANO AntiVirus Riskware.Win32.BPlug.djpkri
Qihoo-360 Win32/Virus.Adware.e4c
Sophos 4.98 Generic PUA AD
Symantec 4/13/2015 rev. 2 Yontoo.C
Trend Micro 10.465.13 TROJ_GEN.R0C1C0EK114
TrendMicro-HouseCall 7.2.103 TROJ_GEN.R0C1C0EK114
VIPRE Antivirus 39222 Yontoo (fs)
asticBHO.dll (a06b7e2978522991a1d7df811586e618) has been flagged by the following 20 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
Agnitum Outpost PUA.Agent!
Antiy-AVL GrayWare[AdWare:not-a-virus]/Win32.Agent
CAT-QuickHeal 12.00 AdWare.Agent.ahbx (Not a Virus)
Comodo Security 17993 Application.Win32.Altbrowse.AK
Dr.Web Trojan.BPlug.17
ESET-NOD32 9596 a variant of Win32/BrowseFox.F
Fortinet FortiGate 4 Adware/Agent
IKARUS anti.virus T3. not-a-virus:AdWare.Win32.Agent
K7 AntiVirus 9.176.11566 Trojan ( 00490ed91 )
K7GW 9.176.11566 Trojan ( 00490ed91 )
Kaspersky not-a-virus:AdWare.Win32.Agent.ahbx
Kingsoft AntiVirus 2013.04.09.267 Win32.Troj.Agent.ah.(kcloud)
Malwarebytes 1.75.0001 PUP.Optional.Surftastic.A
McAfee Artemis!A06B7E297852
McAfee-GW-Edition 2013 Artemis!A06B7E297852
NANO AntiVirus Riskware.Win32.Agent.cqycvd
Sophos 4.98.0 Generic PUA IB
SUPERAntiSpyware Adware.BrowseFox/Variant
Vba32 AntiVirus AdWare.Agent
VIPRE Antivirus 27750 Adware.Agent
       View all 42 all detections

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: FaceRig Downloader 2014
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\FaceRig Downloader 2014
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\FaceRig Downloader 2014\uninstall.exe" "/C:C:\Program Files\FaceRig Downloader 2014\Uninstall\uninstall.xml"
Estimated size: 26.83 MB

Program filesFiles installed by FaceRig Downloader 2014

Program module:Surftastic.BrowserFilterG.dll (Malware detected)
Path:C:\Program Files\FaceRig Downloader 2014\Surftastic.BrowserFilterG.dll
Additional files:
  • (Malware detected) asticBHO.dll - Surftastic
  • uninstall.exe (by Indigo Rose) - Setup Factory Runtime (Setup Application)
  • DefaultTabHost.json
  • FacerigDownloader.exe (by www.sordum.net) - Exe From VBScript
  • FFUate.dll
  • Helperaim.dll
  • IEUate.dll
  • lua5.1.dll
  • (Malware detected) Surftastic.BrowserFilterG.dll
  • sqlite3.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • asticBHO.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'Surftastic' with the class of {c6673938-a52b-4dc6-af05-783e7e2c8b65}.

How do I remove FaceRig Downloader 2014?

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Or, you can uninstall FaceRig Downloader 2014 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 FaceRig Downloader 2014, 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 FaceRig Downloader 2014.
  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 FaceRig Downloader 2014 you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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Uninstall it 76%
Keep it 24%
Windows 8
United States

Distribution by countryGeography

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


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