winsource.dll is a trojan.bho, installed with Total Security

This is a harmful program.

remove It is a component of malware or spyware, you should immediately remove it using an antivirus and antispyware program.
If that does not help, then ask us for help in the Spyware removal forum.

Name: winsource
Filename: winsource.dll
Registry key:

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Browser Helper Objects\{D263FA6D-84CC-48A8-9AF6-C664362B7A5B}

Command: C:\WINDOWS\system32\winsource.dll
CLSID: {D263FA6D-84CC-48A8-9AF6-C664362B7A5B}
Startup Type: BHO
HijackThis Category: O2
HijackThis Line:

O2 – BHO: &Research – {D263FA6D-84CC-48A8-9AF6-C664362B7A5B} – C:\WINDOWS\system32\winsource.dll

Description: trojan.bho, installed with Total Security

How to remove: use the instruction How to remove Total Security (Uninstall instructions)

2 Responses to “winsource.dll is a trojan.bho, installed with Total Security”

  1. Scott Says:

    working on computer infected by Total Security. Unable to access Task Manager, unable to access the registery, unable search for the executables. Unable to start anti-virus software, or really any applications.

    is there a way to clean this off??

  2. admin Says:

    Scott, probably your PC is infected with another variant of Total Security. Try these instructions:

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