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Threat indicator: HIGH

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Win32 (Windows XP, Vista/7, 8/8.1, Windows 10)

Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer, Safari

SurfAccuracy is an adware program that tracks keywords that typed in popular websearch engines like google (using addon to your browser) and sends this information to a predetermined server. After it can also display relevant (or not relevant) advertisements.

Can transmit to your PC by means of email attachments or bundled with other software. Standard uninstaller usually can't remove it fully, and even after uninstall it continues to show you contextual ads. Removal tool scans registry and files and locates all entries of this adware.

SurfAccuracy intrusion method


SurfAccuracy installs on your PC along with free software. This method is called "bundled installation". Freeware offers you to install additional module (SurfAccuracy). Then if you fail to decline the offer it starts hidden installation. SurfAccuracy copies its file(s) to your hard disk. Its typical file name is microsoft.exe . Sometimes it creates new startup key with name SurfAccuracy and value microsoft.exe . You can also find it in your processes list with name microsoft.exe or SurfAccuracy. Also, it can create folder with name SurfAccuracy under C:\Program Files\ or C:\ProgramData. After installation SurfAccuracy starts displaying ads, pop-ups, banners on your PC or in browsers. It is recommended to remove SurfAccuracy immediately.

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* Removes all files created by SurfAccuracy.

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How to remove SurfAccuracy manually

This problem can be solved manually by deleting all registry keys and files connected with SurfAccuracy, removing it from starup list and unregistering all corresponding DLLs. Additionally missing DLL's should be restored from distribution in case they are corrupted by SurfAccuracy.

To get rid of SurfAccuracy, you should:

1. Kill the following processes and delete the appropriate files:

• sacc.exe
• saccu.exe
• sacc.cfg

Warning: you should delete only those files which checksums are listed as malicious. There may be valid files with the same names in your system. We recommend you to use SurfAccuracy Removal Tool for safe problem solution.

2. Delete the following malicious folders:

• %ProgramFiles%\sacc\
• %ProgramFiles%\surfaccuracy\

3. Delete the following malicious registry entries and\or values:

  • Key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\
    Value: SACC
    Data: %ProgramFiles%\sacc.exe

Warning: if value is listed for some registry entries, you should only clear these values and leave keys with such values untouched. We recommend you to use SurfAccuracy Removal Tool for safe problem solution.

Uninstall SurfAccuracy related programs from Control Panel

We recommend you to check list of installed programs and search for SurfAccuracy entry or other unknown and suspicious programs. Below are instructions for different version if Windows. In some cases adware programs are protected by malicious service or process and it will not allow you to uninstall it. If SurfAccuracy won't uninstall or gives you error message that you do not have sufficient rights to do this perform below instructions in Safe Mode or Safe Mode with Networking or use SurfAccuracy Removal Tool.

Windows 8/8.1

  • Right click on the bottom left corner of the screen (while on your desktop)

  • In the menu choose Control Panel

  • Click Uninstall a program under Programs and Features.

  • Locate SurfAccuracy or other related suspicious program.

  • Click Uninstall button.

  • Wait until uninstall process is complete.

Windows 7/Vista

  • Click Start and choose Control Panel.

  • Choose Programs and Features and Uninstall a program.

  • In the list of installed programs find SurfAccuracy

  • Click Uninstall button.

Windows XP

  • Click Start

  • In the menu choose Control Panel

  • Choose Add / Remove Programs.

  • Find SurfAccuracy related entries.

  • Click Remove button.

Remove SurfAccuracy extension from your browsers

SurfAccuracy in some cases can create browsers extension. We recommend you to use free option "Toolbar Remover" under "Tools" in Stronghold AntiMalware to remove unwanted browser extensions related to SurfAccuracy. We recommend you to perform scan your PC with SpyHunter or Stronghold AntiMalware. To remove extenions from your browsers manually do the following:

Internet Explorer

  • While in Internet Explorer click cogwheel icon in the top right corner

  • In the menu choose the Manage Add-ons

  • Select Toolbar and Extension tab.

  • Choose SurfAccuracy or other related adware BHO.

  • Click Disable button.

Warning: This option will only disable unwanted plugin. For effective SurfAccuracy removal use SurfAccuracy Removal Tool.

Google Chrome

  • Start Google Chrome.

  • In the address bar type chrome://extensions/

  • In the list of add-ons find SurfAccuracy and click recycle bin icon.

  • Confirm SurfAccuracy removal.

Mozilla Firefox

  • Open Firefox

  • In the address bar type about:addons

  • Click Extensions tab.

  • In the list of extension locate SurfAccuracy.

  • Click Remove button near it.

Protect computer and browsers from infection

Adware threats like SurfAccuracy are very wide-spread, and unfortunatelly many antiviruses fail to detect it. To protect your computer from future infection we recommend you to use SpyHunter, it has active protection module and browser settings guard. It does not conflict with any antiviruses and creates additional shield against threats like SurfAccuracy.

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