How to Remove “toolbar.exe”

What is toolbar.exe?

toolbar.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as Toolbar. It belongs to Desktop Toolbar Application developed by the LoggerNet group. It is located in C:\Program Files by default. Malware programmers create files with virus scripts and name them after toolbar.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with toolbar.exe malware?

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to see if your PC is infected with toolbar.exe malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • toolbar.exe takes too much CPU space
  • PC slows down significantly
  • Browser automatically redirects to some irrelevant websites
  • Unsolicited ads and popups starts appearing
  • Screen freezes constantly

Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible toolbar.exe malware attack:

Step 1: Download the award-winning Free Internet Security.

Step 2: Installation configuration frames will be displayed. Select the configuration you would like to apply.

Step 3: After network detection is complete, press “Close” button for a scan window.

Step 4: Restart your PC.

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Step 6: Proceed with a quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove the toolbar.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 17 June 2016 at 12:46 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 APN LLC. Executable d16e6e3e32fbc8d6
6bf355232b69bbd6
5987b1c0
1f81e23869d9e8f5
2e2eb17fe1dfca52
ApplicUnwnt.
Win32.AskToo
lbar.aw
Yes 21.22.0.83
31
21.22.0.83
31
United States N/A
2 APN LLC. Executable 06446d37996becaa
c040065af94ddc07
7c479dc5
66a2f535aceb2d9a
00a7dcd89714de9c
Unclassified
Malware
Yes 21.17.3.78
08
21.17.3.78
08
United States N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 22 December 2008 at 11:21 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 515aa5b88b8c1290
46706d8542bee369
9f62968c
5a82a45f2e0aaf61
7c8d511d43100fe1
No N/A N/A United States
2 N/A Executable 57da0819ce2b2dc3
49188ac1d80c5af4
df0e6cd9
6d07aa4f1308fef7
82161f3993813eac
Yes 4.5.188.7 N/A United States
3 N/A Executable f50185a177b7e724
df5ab3a347ead85a
031fab08
cd5e41aa6f266316
3aa2acb865ce9bdd
Yes 4.5.189.24 N/A United States
4 N/A Executable 690f6a6b7108542f
b52662f762d4c4a5
75a90989
5219262bbdc51965
1e17bbf4c719dacf
Yes 5.0.1.3 N/A United States
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