MyContentAssistant

Posted: February 13, 2007
Threat Metric
Threat Level: 10/10
Infected PCs 7

MyContentAssistant Description

ScreenshotMyContentAssistant is a rogue PC repair program that is often downloaded and installed by Trojans or through browser security holes. MyContentAssistant launches on Windows startup and will overwhelm you with fake alerts or pop-ups. MyContentAssistant is a malicious program that issues fake warnings in an attempt to trick you into buying MyContentAssistant's full commercial version. It is extremely difficult to remove MyContentAssistant manually because this program may continue to try to recreate itself.

Use SpyHunter to Detect and Remove PC Threats

If you are concerned that malware or PC threats similar to MyContentAssistant may have infected your computer, we recommend you start an in-depth system scan with SpyHunter. SpyHunter is an advanced malware protection and remediation application that offers subscribers a comprehensive method for protecting PCs from malware, in addition to providing one-on-one technical support service.

Download SpyHunter's Malware Scanner

Note: SpyHunter's free version is only for malware detection. If SpyHunter detects malware on your PC, you will need to purchase SpyHunter's malware tool to remove the malware threats. Learn more on SpyHunter. If you would like to uninstall SpyHunter for any reason, please follow these uninstall instructions. To learn more about our policies and practices, visit our EULA, Privacy Policy and Threat Assessment Criteria.

Why can't I open any program including SpyHunter? You may have a malware file running in memory that kills any programs that you try to launch on your PC. Tip: Download SpyHunter from a clean computer, copy it to a USB thumb drive, DVD or CD, then install it on the infected PC and run SpyHunter's malware scanner.

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.

The following files were created in the system:



GDCPatch.exe File name: GDCPatch.exe
Size: 812.06 KB (812069 bytes)
MD5: ad29f8f5fbf268e74af88843044375da
Detection count: 40
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: December 11, 2009
GDC.exe File name: GDC.exe
Size: 1.63 MB (1637888 bytes)
MD5: 5977404c9e315057f29bf49ceae5d702
Detection count: 30
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: December 11, 2009
IH.exe File name: IH.exe
Size: 121.85 KB (121856 bytes)
MD5: 2c8ad067056970934e2cda7a8d5cf0d5
Detection count: 18
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: December 11, 2009
setup.exe File name: setup.exe
Size: 2.92 MB (2925576 bytes)
MD5: cd928f8f3699c92caf6a293d853d723b
Detection count: 15
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: December 11, 2009

Registry Modifications


The following newly produced Registry Values are:

Directory%ProgramFiles%\MyContentAssistant

Additional Information

The following cookies were detected:
mycontentassistant

Leave a Reply

Please note that we are not able to assist with billing and support issues regarding SpyHunter or other products. If you're having issues with SpyHunter, please get in touch with SpyHunter customer support through your SpyHunter. If you have SpyHunter billing questions, we recommend you check the Billing FAQ. For general suggestions or feedback, contact us.