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Toolbar888

Posted: June 6, 2006

Threat Metric

Ranking: 11,509
Threat Level: 6/10
Infected PCs: 91
First Seen: July 24, 2009
Last Seen: May 29, 2022
OS(es) Affected: Windows

ScreenshotToolbar888 is a malicious spyware program. Toolbar888 installs itself silently on your PC, possibly as part of a wider malware infestation. This program will install an Internet Explorer toolbar, and will deliver enormous numbers of popup adverts. Toolbar888 creates a huge security hole in your PC, and transmits the keywords that you search for to a 3rd party server. Toolbar888 is also known as FreeProdTB.

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Technical Details

File System Modifications

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The following files were created in the system:



malware.exe File name: malware.exe
Size: 17.4 KB (17408 bytes)
MD5: aae98749a6d2cb23c3eba83a794f9edf
Detection count: 96
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: December 11, 2009
system.dll File name: system.dll
Size: 7.16 KB (7168 bytes)
MD5: 3fa083bac28e864681b5709f209b1de2
Detection count: 91
File type: Dynamic link library
Mime Type: unknown/dll
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: March 24, 2020
Bar888.dll File name: Bar888.dll
Size: 100.35 KB (100352 bytes)
MD5: 00b275bda07834a68fe4485f9e8fd854
Detection count: 91
File type: Dynamic link library
Mime Type: unknown/dll
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: December 11, 2009
Update.exe File name: Update.exe
Size: 14.33 KB (14336 bytes)
MD5: 1e6f57219308256fd8557c7cfbac8355
Detection count: 84
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: December 11, 2009
Activate.exe File name: Activate.exe
Size: 45.05 KB (45056 bytes)
MD5: ba5de1942bd972769a9c8edea7edb3ee
Detection count: 81
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: December 11, 2009
MyToolBar.dll File name: MyToolBar.dll
Size: 114.68 KB (114688 bytes)
MD5: 081d1e5088748b7d48b0f3ed65982dcd
Detection count: 73
File type: Dynamic link library
Mime Type: unknown/dll
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: December 11, 2009
Update.exe File name: Update.exe
Size: 14.33 KB (14336 bytes)
MD5: 2b15fa49181b110ac18cf2c7afe0e901
Detection count: 71
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: December 11, 2009
C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\{AC8C851B-09C4-1040-0820-100908080027}\system.dll\system.dll File name: system.dll
Size: 6.14 KB (6144 bytes)
MD5: a761b372763548e5abd433b7b17565a3
Detection count: 63
File type: Dynamic link library
Mime Type: unknown/dll
Path: C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\{AC8C851B-09C4-1040-0820-100908080027}\system.dll\
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: May 16, 2022
Update.exe File name: Update.exe
Size: 14.33 KB (14336 bytes)
MD5: 9061ff7f08797a3a71799b7390f216c1
Detection count: 55
File type: Executable File
Mime Type: unknown/exe
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: December 11, 2009
drvkom.dll File name: drvkom.dll
Size: 98.3 KB (98304 bytes)
MD5: 77aae159be50a2457e07715c7d3f0030
Detection count: 36
File type: Dynamic link library
Mime Type: unknown/dll
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: December 11, 2009
MyToolBar.dll File name: MyToolBar.dll
Size: 96.76 KB (96768 bytes)
MD5: 29f134335e73f3c67bcbfbee361f0e4f
Detection count: 35
File type: Dynamic link library
Mime Type: unknown/dll
Group: Malware file
Last Updated: December 11, 2009
Update.exe File name: Update.exe
Size: 14.33 KB (14336 bytes)
MD5: 6cb1f5cbaa5fb754573ec93c175698a0
Detection count: 3
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:

File name without pathActivate.exesystem.dll