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Gktxaspm Toolbar

Posted: May 20, 2008

Gktxaspm Toolbar is a Trojan toolbar from the Zlob family. Gktxaspm Toolbar infects your system through corrupt video codec, such as Video Access Codec, which are found on malicious websites.

Gktxaspm Toolbar will display a fake security wizard called System Integrity Scan Wizard that links to rogue anti-spyware program PC-Cleaner.

Gktxaspm Toolbar has four icons named "Remove Popups", "Scan Spyware", "Security Test" and "Spam Protection", all of which lead to malicious websites that promote rogue anti-spyware software. A yellow bar also appears on the Gktxaspm Toolbar which attaches itself to the top of the search results webpage and says the following message: "Warning: possible spyware or adware infection! Click here to scan your computer for spyware...".

None of the products and services Gktxaspm Toolbar distributes are legitimate or trustworthy. It is recommended the immediate removal of Gktxaspm Toolbar.

File System Modifications

  • The following files were created in the system:
    # File Name
    1 gktxaspm.dll