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What percent of users and experts removed it?
27% remove it73% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #38,305
United States Rank #23,880
Reach 0.0027%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 251.84 days
1214.91 days >
Average installed length: 638.34 days


VersionDistribution 7.41% 3.70% 48.15% 38.89% 1.85%

Total Defense Anti-Virus Plus


Total Defense Anti-Virus Plus is a software program developed by Total Defense. 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. The setup package generally installs about 49 files and is usually about 73.67 MB (77,243,964 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 84% of users of Total Defense Anti-Virus Plus come from the United States, it is also popular in Australia and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.my-etrust.com/Redirect/router.aspx?OEM=&prod=SL&app=inclient&lang=en&date=1354568350&link_id=1&dest=homepage&lic=&nodeID=1a5dd1cb-c7c7-4026-b827-2a77b897d86d|00-ff-43-2c-a7-04|c4c3b247|5CB238494W|JANOS-HP|PCANEB67V3H840&ver=
Help link: www.my-etrust.com/Redirect/router.aspx?OEM=&prod=SL&app=inclient&lang=en&date=1354568350&link_id=1&dest=main_support&lic=&nodeID=1a5dd1cb-c7c7-4026-b827-2a77b897d86d|00-ff-43-2c-a7-04|c4c3b247|5CB238494W|JANOS-HP|PCANEB67V3H840&ver=
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Total Defense\Internet Security Suite
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Total Defense\Internet Security Suite\caunst.exe" /u
Estimated size: 73.67 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Total Defense Anti-Virus Plus

  • cckasubmit.dll - Total Defense Internet Security Suite (Total Defense KnownApp Submission Generator DLL)
  • cckasubmit.exe - Total Defise Internet Security Suite (Total Defense Know application submitter)
  • ccmsgfrmres.dll - Common Messaging Framework Resources
  • cclogconfig.exe - Total Defense, Inc. Security Suite (Total Defense Security Center Log Config)
  • ccmsgfrmImages.dll - Common Messaging Framework Images
  • caissproduct.dll - Total Defense Security Suite (ISS Product Resources)
  • caissresource.dll - ISS Common Resources
  • ccdynamiccontent.dll - Security Dynamic Content
  • ccmsgfrm.dll - Common Messaging Framework (Common Messaging Framework DLL)
  • ccissimg.dll - CCube Common Resources
  • ccissprd.dll
  • ccissres.dll
  • ccisd.dll - ISS IdleStateDetector
  • ccevtmgr.exe - Common Event Manager
  • calic.dll - License Management
  • caentitlementdll.dll - ISS Entitlement
  • ccscheduler.dll - CCScheduler DLL
  • brand.dll - Security Suite (ISS Image Resources)
  • caoscheck.exe - OS Upgrade Fixer
  • casc.exe - Security Center
  • caschelp.exe - Security Center Help
  • cawsc.exe - Windows Security Center Updater
  • ccguifrm.dll - GUI Framework
  • ccguifrmres.dll - GUI Framework Resources
  • ccProxySrvc.exe
  • ccschedulersvc.exe - CCSchedulerSVC
  • commonbo.dll - Security Center Common BO
  • caisstutorial.exe - ISS Tutorial (Quick tour launcher)
  • ccpriv.dll - CCPrivilege
  • ccipc.dll
  • ccidhelp.dll - ISS Help (ISS Help Library)
  • ccprovep.exe - CCProvEP
  • ccprovsp.exe - CCProvSP
  • ccsubmit.dll - CCSubmit (Common HTTP Submitter)
  • ccupdif.dll - CCUpdate (CCUpdate If)
  • ccemail.dll - CCEmail (Common ESMTP Emailer)
  • ccWatcher.exe - Watcher
  • caunst.exe - Setup
  • eiss.dll - eiss

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Services
  • ccschedulersvc.exe runs as a service named 'CA Common Scheduler Service' (ccSchedulerSVC).
  • ccprovsp.exe runs as a service named 'CaCCProvSP' (CaCCProvSP).
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • casc.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'cctray' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Total Defense\Internet Security Suite\casc.exe".

How do I remove Total Defense Anti-Virus Plus?

You can uninstall Total Defense Anti-Virus Plus 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 Total Defense Anti-Virus Plus, 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 Total Defense Anti-Virus Plus.

Win 7 (SP1) 85%
Win 7 2%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 27%
Keep it 73%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 87.04%
Windows XP 7.41%
Windows Vista 5.56%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 66.67%
Windows 7 Professional 20.37%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.41%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 3.70%
Windows Vista Home Basic 1.85%

Distribution by countryGeography

83.72% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 83.72%
  Australia 4.65%
  Canada 4.65%
  Mexico 2.33%
  Dominican Republic 1.16%
  France 1.16%
  Venezuela 1.16%
  United Kingdom 1.16%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 29.79%
ASUS 21.28%
Dell 10.64%
Acer 10.64%
Samsung 8.51%
Toshiba 8.51%
MSI 2.13%
American Megatrends 2.13%
Lenovo 2.13%
Alienware 2.13%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 1545 4.17%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.17%
Samsung 305E4A/305E5A/305... 4.17%
TOSHIBA Satellite L655 4.17%
HP ProBook 4730s 4.17%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.08%


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