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fst_ca_69

What is fst_ca_69?

The program will install an opensource or legitimate bundled software program or one that is typically commercial with a limited trial offer in exchange for the user consenting to install an offer such as a web browser toolbar or extension that will hijack the user's home and search pages. Please note, there is minimal user consent so if the user does not read the full terms then they will be unaware what this package is doing.

From the Terms: "During the install process, you will be given an option to allow the extension to become your default search engine and/or your default home page. If you consent to make it your home page, it will become your default home page that will appear each time you open your Internet browser. If you consent to make this your default search engine, your Internet browser default search engine will be set to SaveDaily Deals. You will be using the web search services when you enter queries in your browser search box, when you enter queries in your browser address bar, and when you enter misspelled, incorrectly formatted, or unresolved DNS submissions in your browser address bar."

About  (from Tuto4pc)

Install freeSOFTtoday on your PC and access every day to free apps or at a reduced price of our partners. The apps are free (or at a reduced price) for limited time. The counter shows the time left to profit of the offer. The total of economies is shown in the widget. During the install process, you will be given an op...  Read more
Overview
  • Possible malware installed by this program
  • Automatically starts with Windows
  • Typically distributed through a pay-per-install bundle
  • Hijacks the web browser's home page
  • The wisdom of the crowd agrees, you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in fst_ca_69.
fst_ca_69.exe (2240f26c883a363c1b8e1642ed65e7e4) has been flagged by the following 7 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
avast! 2014.9-140422 Win32:Eorezo-CD [PUP]
Comodo Security 17952 ApplicUnwnt
ESET-NOD32 8.9559 a variant of Win32/AdWare.EoRezo.AU
IKARUS anti.virus t3scan.2.2.29 AdWare.Win32.EoRezo
Malwarebytes v2014.04.22.11 Adware.Tuto4PC
NANO AntiVirus 0.28.0.58491 Trojan.Win32.EoRezo.cumlzb
Sophos 4.98 Eorezo
freeSoftToday_widget.exe (421b3c597504257dcb8b4e1315fe06f1) has been flagged by the following 12 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareSoftware versionDetection
Agnitum Outpost 5.5.1.3 PUA.EoRezo!
Avira AntiVir 7.11.144.160 Adware/EoRezo.AF
Comodo Security 18144 ApplicUnwnt
Dr.Web 7.00.9.04080 Adware.Eorezo.29
ESET-NOD32 9704 a variant of Win32/AdWare.EoRezo.AU
Fortinet FortiGate 4 Riskware/EoRezo
McAfee 6.0.4.564 Generic PUP.c
McAfee-GW-Edition 2013 Generic PUP.c
NANO AntiVirus 0.28.0.59492 Riskware.Win32.Eorezo.cwggok
Sophos 4.98.0 Generic PUA MF
VIPRE Antivirus 28478 Trojan.Win32.Generic!BT
ViRobot 2011.4.7.4223 Adware.EoRezo.3531216
       View all 19 all detections
fst_ca_69 has been found to be bundled with 3rd party software. If you have not purposefully installed this, you should be safe uninstalling it.

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: free_soft_to_day
URL: ca.freesofttoday.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\fst_ca_69\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\fst_ca_69\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 8.24 MB

Program filesFiles installed by fst_ca_69

Program executable:fst_ca_69.exe (Malware detected)
Path:C:\Program Files\fst_ca_69\fst_ca_69.exe
MD5:2240f26c883a363c1b8e1642ed65e7e4
Additional files:
  • predm.exe (by AA) - AA (AA Setup)
  • (Malware detected) freeSoftToday_widget.exe
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • fst_ca_69.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'fst_ca_69' which loads as "C:\Program Files\fst_ca_69\fst_ca_69.exe".

How do I remove fst_ca_69?

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Or, you can uninstall fst_ca_69 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 fst_ca_69, 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 fst_ca_69.
  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.
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HOW IT STARTS
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 79%
Keep it 21%
 
MOST USED OS
~99%
Windows 7 (SP1)

Distribution by countryGeography

55.56% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 55.56%
  Canada 44.44%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 40.00%
Acer 40.00%
Sony 20.00%
Common models
Sony VPCF234FD 25.00%
eMachines eMachines E627 25.00%
Dell Inspiron N5110 25.00%
Acer Aspire M3300 25.00%

Publisher URL: www.tuto4pc.com

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