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Kingsoft Internet Security U SP1


Kingsoft Internet Security U SP1 is a software program developed by Kingsoft Security. It adds a Browser Helper Object (BHO) to Internet Explorer. The primary executable is named kav32.exe. The setup package generally installs about 32 files. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows Vista (SP2) and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 83% of users of Kingsoft Internet Security U SP1 come from the United States, it is also popular in Japan.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Kingsoft\Kingsoft Internet Security U SP1
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Kingsoft\Kingsoft Internet Security U SP1\uninst.exe

Program filesFiles installed by Kingsoft Internet Security U SP1

Program executable:kav32.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\kingsoft\kingsoft internet security u sp1\kav32.exe
Additional files:
  • kaeautorunex.dll - KAEAutor Dynamic Link Library
  • dbagent.dll - Kingsoft Internet Security (DBAgent)
  • dump.dll - Kingsoft Antivirus Ndis Filter Install Helper
  • filedownloader.dll - Kingsoft Antispy Filedownloader
  • iebuddy.dll - Kingsoft Antispy IEbuddy
  • iebuddyext.dll - Kingsoft Antispy IEbuddyext
  • infocc.dll - Kingsoft infoc
  • infocs.dll
  • infocurl.dll - Kingsoft Antivirus Infocurl Module
  • kantispm.dll - Kingsoft Antivirus AntiSpam Module
  • kantray.dll - Kingsoft Antispy Kantray
  • kasbrowsershield.dll - Kingsoft Antispy Kasbrowsershield
  • kaeplat.dll - Kingsoft AntiVirus Engine (KAEPlat)
  • kaeplata.dll - KAEPlatLib
  • kaeprev.dll - Kingsoft Antivirus Engine (Kingsoft Antivirus PrevScan)
  • kaesgnld.dll - KAESignLoad
  • instdrv.exe - Kingsoft Anti-Virus (Driver update module for Vista)
  • kabackreport.exe - KaBkrep Application
  • kaconfig.dll - Kingsoft Antivirus (Kingsoft Antivirus Configuration Module)
  • kaecall2.dll - Kingsoft Antivirus Engine Calling Module
  • karetr.dll - Kingsoft Antivirus Retriever
  • kaefilec.dll - KASampleCollect
  • kaeinfolog.dll - kaeinfolog (Kingsoft Antivirus InfoLog)
  • kaecorepi.dll - kaecorepi (Kingsoft Antivirus corepi)
  • infopost.dll
  • kaemaldt.dll - KAEMalwareDetect Dynamic Link Library
  • kaememex.dll - KAEMemScanEx Dynamic Link Library
  • kaecorepf.dll - KaCollector Dynamic Link Library
  • kaeremov.dll - KAERemov Dynamic Link Library
  • flashplayer-setup.exe (by Adobe Systems) - Adobe® Flash® Player ActiveX (Adobe® Flash® Player ActiveX Installer)
  • filtlist.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • kasbrowsershield.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'kingsoft browser shield' with the class of {D963BE1A-6B35-47DB-B002-49FAE71D85CC}.
Internet Explorer Extension
  • iebuddyext.dll is installed as an Internet Explorer extension as 'IEBuddyExtControl Class' with a class of {3AECD3C1-7085-4731-96DC-47B6CF7EF749}.

How do I remove Kingsoft Internet Security U SP1?

You can uninstall Kingsoft Internet Security U SP1 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Kingsoft Internet Security U SP1, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: 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 Kingsoft Internet Security U SP1.

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by Kingsoft Internet Security U SP1 you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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Win Vista (SP2) 50%
Win 7 (SP1) 50%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 50.00%
Windows 7 50.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

83.33% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 83.33%
  Japan 16.67%

About (from Kingsoft Security)

Established in 1989, Kingsoft Security have dedicated to develop Internet security software for twenty years.
Publisher URL: www.kingsoftsecurity.com


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