Category Archives: Service

svchasts.exe is a component of Windows Police Pro

This is a harmful program.

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Name: svchasts
Filename: svchasts.exe
Registry key:

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet003\Services\antippro2009_100

Command: C:\WINDOWS\svchasts.exe
Startup Type: Service
HijackThis Category: O23
HijackThis Line:

O23 – Service: AntipPro2009_100 (AntipyProex) – Unknown owner – C:\WINDOWS\svchasts.exe

Combofix/RSIT Line:

R2 AntipPro2009_100;AntipyProex; C:\WINDOWS\svchasts.exe [2009-08-31 163840]

Description: component of Windows Police Pro (rogue antispyware program)

How to remove: use these Windows Police Pro removal instructions.

BlockDefenseSvc.exe is component of BlockDefense

This is a harmful program.

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Name: BlockDefenseSvc
Filename: BlockDefenseSvc.exe
Registry key:

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Services\blockdefensesvc
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\blockdefensesvc

Command: C:\Program Files\BlockDefense Software\BlockDefense\BlockDefenseSvc.exe
Startup Type: Service
HijackThis Category: O23
HijackThis Line:

O23 – Service: BlockDefense Security Service (BlockDefenseSvc) – Unknown owner – C:\Program Files\BlockDefense Software\BlockDefense\BlockDefenseSvc.exe

Description: component of BlockDefense (rogue antispyware program)

How to remove: use these BlockDefense removal instructions.

SaveDefenseSvc.exe is component of SaveDefense

This is a harmful program.

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Name: SaveDefenseSvc
Filename: SaveDefenseSvc.exe
Registry key:

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Services\SaveDefenseSvc
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet003\Services\SaveDefenseSvc
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\SaveDefenseSvc

Command: C:\Program Files\SaveDefense Software\SaveDefense\SaveDefenseSvc.exe
Startup Type: Service
HijackThis Category: O23
HijackThis Line:

O23 – Service: SaveDefense Security Service (SaveDefenseSvc) – Unknown owner – C:\Program Files\SaveDefense Software\SaveDefense\SaveDefenseSvc.exe

Description: component of SaveDefense (rogue antispyware program)

How to remove: use these SaveDefense removal instructions.

TrustNinjaSvc.exe is component of TrustNinja

This is a harmful program.

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Name: TrustNinjaSvc
Filename: TrustNinjaSvc.exe
Command: C:\Program Files\TrustNinja Software\TrustNinja\TrustNinjaSvc.exe
Startup Type: Service
HijackThis Category: O23
HijackThis Line:

O23 – Service: TrustNinja Security Service (TrustNinjaSvc) – Unknown owner – C:\Program Files\TrustNinja Software\TrustNinja\TrustNinjaSvc.exe

Description: component of TrustNinja (rogue antispyware program)

How to remove: use these TrustNinja removal instructions.

SaveSoldierSvc.exe is a component of SaveSoldier

This is a harmful program.

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Name: SaveSoldierSvc
Filename: SaveSoldierSvc.exe
Command: C:\Program Files\SaveSoldier Software\SaveSoldier\SaveSoldierSvc.exe
Startup Type: Service
HijackThis Category: O23
HijackThis Line:

O23 – Service: SaveSoldier Security Service (SaveSoldierSvc) – Unknown owner – C:\Program Files\SaveSoldier Software\SaveSoldier\SaveSoldierSvc.exe

Description: component of SaveSoldier (rogue antispyware program)

How to remove: use these SaveSoldier removal instructions.

WiniShieldSvc.exe is a component of WiniShield

This is a harmful program.

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Name: WiniShieldSvc
Filename: WiniShieldSvc.exe
Command: C:\Program Files\WiniShield Software\WiniShield\WiniShieldSvc.exe
Startup Type: Service
HijackThis Category: O23
HijackThis Line:

O23 – Service: WiniShield Security Service (WiniShieldSvc) – Unknown owner – C:\Program Files\WiniShield Software\WiniShield\WiniShieldSvc.exe

Description: component of WiniShield (rogue antispyware program)

How to remove: use these WiniShield removal instructions

svchast.exe is a component of Windows Antivirus Pro

This is a harmful program.

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Name: svchast
Filename: svchast.exe
Command: C:\WINDOWS\svchast.exe
Startup Type: Service
HijackThis Category: O23
HijackThis Line:

O23 – Service: AntipyPro_12 (AntipPro2009_12) – Unknown owner – C:\WINDOWS\svchast.exe

Combofix/RSIT Line:

S2 AntipPro2009_12;AntipyPro_12; C:\WINDOWS\svchast.exe

Description: component of Windows Antivirus Pro (fake antivirus program)

How to remove: use these Windows Antivirus Pro removal instructions.

WiniFighterSvc.exe is component of WiniFighter

This is a harmful program.

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Name: WiniFighterSvc
Filename: WiniFighterSvc.exe
Registry key:

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Services\winifightersvc
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet003\Services\winifightersvc
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\winifightersvc

Command: C:\Program Files\WiniFighter Software\WiniFighter\WiniFighterSvc.exe
Startup Type: Service
HijackThis Category: O23
HijackThis Line:

O23 – Service: WiniFighter Security Service (WiniFighterSvc) – Unknown owner – C:\Program Files\WiniFighter Software\WiniFighter\WiniFighterSvc.exe

How to remove: use these WiniFighter removal instructions.

drv.sys is worm Koobface

This is a harmful program.

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Name: drv
Filename: drv.sys
Registry key:

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Enum\Root\LEGACY_DRV
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Services\drv
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\SvcHost | drv

Command: c:\program files\drv\drv.sys
Startup Type: driver, svchost
Combofix/RSIT Line:

R1 drvdrv;drvdrv;c:\program files\drv\drv.sys [7/1/2009 2:55 PM 9344]
[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\software\microsoft\windows nt\currentversion\svchost]
drv REG_MULTI_SZ drv

Description: worm Koobface also known as Win32.Agent.auoy, Trojan-Dropper.Agent

How to remove: use Malwarebytes Antimalware

msncache is a trojan component

This is a harmful program.

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Name: msncache
Startup Type: Service (svchost)
Combofix/RSIT Line:

R2 msncache;msncache; C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe [2004-08-18 14336]

Description: Unknown trojan component