Swift Browse

Swift Browse Description

Swift Browse Screenshot 1Swift Browse is an adware that may display annoying random ads on the targeted computer when the PC user is visiting shopping related and social networking websites. The pop-up advertisements displayed by Swift Browse may recommend PC users numerous discounts and offers. If the computer user clicks on these pop-up ads, Swift Browse may unwillingly reroute him to suspicious commercial websites. Swift Browse may be embedded into Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome while the web user is installing other freeware and shareware, for example freeware and shareware applications, such as free video players, PDF creator, and other tools.

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While being installed on the computer system, Swift Browse may modify browser settings and substitute the default start page and search engine with a certain advertising website. When the computer user attempts to look for anything in any genuine search engine, he may see the toolbar of Swift Browse on the web browser that may deliver and show a variety of pop-up ads and sponsored links pertaining to the computer user’s search results.


Adware.SwiftBrowse.CZ [MicroWorld-eScan]Adware.SwiftBrowse.CZ (B) [Emsisoft]Application.Win32.RiskWare.NetFilter.D [Comodo]Suspicious_GEN.F47V1124 [TrendMicro-HouseCall]Tool.NetFilter.1 [DrWeb]TrojanDownloader.Adload.way [Jiangmin]WS.Reputation.1 [Symantec]

Swift Browse Automatic Detection Tool (Recommended)

Is your PC infected with Swift Browse? To safely & quickly detect Swift Browse we highly recommend you run the malware scanner listed below.

Technical Details

File System Modifications

Tutorials: If you wish to learn how to remove malware components manually, you can read the tutorials on how to find malware, kill unwanted processes, remove malicious DLLs and delete other harmful files. Always be sure to back up your PC before making any changes.

Registry Modifications

Tutorial: To edit and delete registry entries manually, read the tutorial on how to remove malicious registry entries.

Tip & Warning: Editing and removing the wrong registry keys can severely damage your PC, so remember to backup your Windows Registry! To optimize your Windows Registry and speed up your PC, download RegHunter's registry cleaner.
  • The following newly produced Registry Values are:
    HKEY..\..\..\..{RegistryKeys}Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\DOMStorage\swiftbrowse.netSOFTWARE\Microsoft\Tracing\updateSwiftBrowse_RASAPI32SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Tracing\updateSwiftBrowse_RASMANCSSOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\explorer\Browser Helper Objects\{808DC83C-D35B-4FBA-A5B5-9A52103204DF}Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Ext\Settings\{808DC83C-D35B-4FBA-A5B5-9A52103204DF}Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Ext\Stats\{808DC83C-D35B-4FBA-A5B5-9A52103204DF}Software\Swift BrowseSOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Tracing\updateSwiftBrowse_RASAPI32SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Tracing\updateSwiftBrowse_RASMANCSSOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\explorer\Browser Helper Objects\{808DC83C-D35B-4FBA-A5B5-9A52103204DF}SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Swift BrowseSYSTEM\ControlSet001\services\eventlog\Application\Update Swift BrowseHKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\[APPLICATION]\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall..{Uninstaller}Swift Browse
  • The following CLSID's were detected:
    HKEY..\..\{CLSID Path} {808dc83c-d35b-4fba-a5b5-9a52103204df}{79F2E347-1D36-4E2E-A676-76550A20D541}{47ADEAA5-2986-44B2-A914-5D8516E58443}
Posted: October 28, 2013 | By
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Threat Metric
Threat Level: 2/10
Detection Count: 32,206

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