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Threat indicator: HIGH

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Win32 (Windows XP, Vista, Seven, 8)

Specialized Apropo.j are predestinated for downloading of strongly determined computer trojans or worm. The chief source of Apropo.j is hackers sites. This strategy is one of exposure assignment and is the exact counter of putting "all your eggs in one basket". This means that they are frequently used in many malicious programs-based attacks. As a Apropo.j may download virtually anything at all, the scope of the damage it can implicitly cause is only limited to what it can effectively download. On a positive note, malicious sites connected to Apropo.j often have a bound life span before being closed down or cleaned up.

Apropo.j intrusion method

Apropo.j copies its file(s) to your hard disk. Its typical file name is VVSN.exe . Then it creates new startup key with name Apropo.j and value VVSN.exe . You can also find it in your processes list with name VVSN.exe or Apropo.j. Also, it can create folder with name Apropo.j under C:\Program Files\ or C:\ProgramData.

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* Removes all files created by Apropo.j.

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* Can fix browser problems and protect browser settings.

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* Removes all files created by Apropo.j.

* Removes all registry entries created by Apropo.j.

* Fixes browser redirection and hijack if needed.

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How to remove Apropo.j manually?

This problem can be solved manually by deleting all registry keys and files connected with Apropo.j, 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 Apropo.j.

To get rid of Apropo.j, you should:

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

  • crehe220.exe
  • dco_fmt.exe
  • ddaplus.exe
  • dissrv.exe
  • encscli.exe
  • ir3svc.exe
  • mlappagn.exe
  • wsacript.exe
  • creative dog wipe.exe
  • piheobkjijbc.exe

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 Apropo.j Removal Tool for safe problem solution.

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2. Delete the following malicious folders:

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

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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 Apropo.j Removal Tool for safe problem solution.

4. Manually fix browser problems

Apropo.j can affect your browsers which results in browser redirection or search hijack. We recommend you to use free option "Reset Browsers" under "Tools" in Stronghold AntiMalware to reset all the browsers at once. Mention that you need to remove all files and kill all processes belonging to Apropo.j before doing this. To reset your browsers manually and restore your homepage perform the following steps:

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Internet Explorer

  • If you use Windows XP, click Start, and then click Run. Type the following in the Open box without quotes, and press Enter: "inetcpl.cpl"

  • If you use Windows 7 or Windows Vista, click Start. Type the following in the Search box without quotes, and press Enter: "inetcpl.cpl"

  • Click the Advanced tab

  • In Reset Internet Explorer settings, click Reset. Click Reset in opened window again.

  • Select Delete personal settings checkbox to remove browsing history, search providers, homepage

  • After Internet Explorer finishes resetting, click Close in the Reset Internet Explorer Settings dialog box

Warning: In case this option will not work use free option Reset Browsers under Tools in Stronghold AntiMalware.

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Google Chrome

  • Go to the installation folder of Google Chrome: C:\Users\"your username"\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\Application\User Data.

  • In the User Data folder, look for a file named as Default and rename it to DefaultBackup.

  • Launch Google Chrome and a new clean Default file will be created.

Warning: This option might not work if in Google Chrome you use online synchronization between PCs. In this case use free option Reset Browsers under Tools in Stronghold AntiMalware.

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Mozilla Firefox

  • Open Firefox

  • Go to Help > Troubleshooting Information in menu.

  • Click the Reset Firefox button.

  • After Firefox is done, it will show a window and create folder on the desktop. Click Finish.

Warning: This option will also clean all your account passwords for all websites. If you don't want it use free option Reset Browsers under Tools in Stronghold AntiMalware.

Information provided by: Aleksei Abalmasov Protection Status

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