Home Malware Programs Browser Plugins Hmtoolbar


Posted: March 28, 2006

Hmtoolbar is an Internet Explorer toolbar designed to serve undesirable commercial advertisements. It also downloads from the Internet and runs unsolicited third-party software without user knowledge and permission. Hmtoolbar must be manually installed. It runs every time the user launches Internet Explorer.

File System Modifications

  • The following files were created in the system:
    # File Name
    1 download.vbs
    2 execute.vbs
    3 hmtoolbar.dll

Registry Modifications

  • The following newly produced Registry Values are:
  • The following CLSID's were detected:
    HKEY..\..\{CLSID Path}E9D003B6-E31D-492B-9187-A3442F9B0BCBBA4593A4-8909-4D02-A1EE-144BB60FA683F43BD772-ABDD-43b7-A96A-3E9E61946EC0