Home Malware Programs Potentially Unwanted Programs (PUPs) GoFastPC


Posted: June 4, 2014

Threat Metric

Threat Level: 1/10
Infected PCs: 49
First Seen: June 4, 2014
Last Seen: April 3, 2022
OS(es) Affected: Windows

GoFastPC is a potentially unwanted program that attempts to gain computer users' trust through its interface and claim of detecting issues on your computer. Using GoFastPC may display repeated pop-up messages and notifications attempting to warn you of detected issues that slow down your PC. GoFastPC will eventually offer a purchase for a registered copy that claims to boost the performance of your computer. In reality, GoFastPC may not provide any useful features or actions for improving system performance. It is best to just remove GoFastPC using a trusted antispyware application.

Technical Details

File System Modifications

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The following files were created in the system:

%PROGRAMFILES%\GoFastPC\GoFastPC.exe File name: GoFastPC.exe
Size: 22.24 MB (22243640 bytes)
MD5: e3c7e685b9f210d07da707311fec2041
Detection count: 14
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: June 5, 2014

Registry Modifications

The following newly produced Registry Values are:


Additional Information

The following directories were created: