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Threat's profile Threat indicator: HIGH

Name of the threat:Instant Savings App

Command or file name:InstantSavingsApp.exe

Threat type:Adware

Affected OS:Win32/Win64 (Windows XP, Vista/7, 8/8.1, Windows 10)

Affected browsers:Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer, Safari

Instant Savings App is a browser add-on that was created to help users to go shopping online. But usually this program is installed into the system without user's participation in it. The owner of the PC will notice that this program is installed when he will visit any of the possible web stores because of the appeared pop-up windows that contain advertising information. Instant Savings App shows numerous coupons and deals no matter what the user thinks about them. If you think about the security of your computer, then you should remove Instant Savings App.


Instant Savings App intrusion method

Instant Savings App

Instant Savings App installs on your PC along with free software. This method is called "bundled installation". Freeware offers you to install additional module (Instant Savings App). Then if you fail to decline the offer it starts hidden installation. Instant Savings App copies its file(s) to your hard disk. Its typical file name is InstantSavingsApp.exe. Then it creates new startup key with name Instant Savings App and value InstantSavingsApp.exe. You can also find it in your processes list with name InstantSavingsApp.exe or Instant Savings App. Also, it can create folder with name Instant Savings App under C:\Program Files\ or C:\ProgramData. If you have further questions about Instant Savings App, please ask below. You can use programs to remove Instant Savings App from your browsers below.


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How to remove Instant Savings App manually

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

To get rid of Instant Savings App, you should:

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

  • ButtonUtil.dll
  • Instant Savings App-bg.exe
  • Instant Savings App.dll
  • Instant Savings App.exe
  • Instant Savings App.ini
  • Uninstall.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 Instant Savings App Removal Tool for safe problem solution.

2. Delete the following malicious folders:

  • C:\Documents and Settings\{username}\Application Data\Mozilla\Firefox\Profiles\fjr1r2fn.default-1351671331708\extensions\crossriderapp4351@crossrider.com
  • C:\Documents and Settings\{username}\Local Settings\Application Data\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\databases\chrome-extension_bifdngnhjjckfjbejpipajlcpcgoledh_0
  • C:\Documents and Settings\{username}\Local Settings\Application Data\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Extensions\bifdngnhjjckfjbejpipajlcpcgoledh
  • C:\Documents and Settings\{username}\Local Settings\Application Data\Updater4351
  • C:\Documents and Settings\{username}\Local Settings\Temporary Internet Files\AntiPhishing
  • C:\Program Files\Instant Savings App

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

  • Key:
    HKU\S-1-5-21-329068152-1390067357-682003330-500\Software\Instant Savings App
  • Key: HKU\S-1-5-21-329068152-1390067357-682003330-500\Software\Instant Savings App
    \Update
  • Key: HKU\S-1-5-21-329068152-1390067357-682003330-500\Software\InstalledBrowserExtensions
    \215 Apps
  • Key: HKU\S-1-5-21-329068152-1390067357-682003330-500\Software\Cr_Installer
  • Key: HKU\S-1-5-21-329068152-1390067357-682003330-500\Software\Microsoft\Windows
    \CurrentVersion\Ext\Stats\{11111111-1111-1111-1111-110011431151}
  • Key: HKU\S-1-5-21-329068152-1390067357-682003330-500\Software\Microsoft\Windows
    \CurrentVersion\Ext\Settings\{11111111-1111-1111-1111-110011431151}
  • Key: HKU\S-1-5-21-329068152-1390067357-682003330-500\Software\Microsoft\Windows
    \CurrentVersion\Explorer\MenuOrder\Favorites
  • Key:
    HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Instant Savings App
  • Key: HKU\S-1-5-21-329068152-1390067357-682003330-500\Software\Microsoft\Windows
    \CurrentVersion\Explorer\MenuOrder
  • Key:
    HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Low Rights\ElevationPolicy\{21111111-1111-1111-1111-110011431151}
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Browser Helper Objects
    \{11111111-1111-1111-1111-110011431151}
  • Key:
    HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Low Rights\ElevationPolicy\{11111111-1111-1111-1111-110011431151}
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\DirectDraw\MostRecentApplication
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\TypeLib\{44444444-4444-4444-4444-440044434451}
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\CrossriderApp0004351.BHO
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{66666666-6666-6666-6666-660066436651}
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{55555555-5555-5555-5555-550055435551}
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{22222222-2222-2222-2222-220022432251}
  • Key: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{11111111-1111-1111-1111-110011431151}

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 Instant Savings App Removal Tool for safe problem solution.


Uninstall Instant Savings App related programs from Control Panel

We recommend you to check list of installed programs and search for Instant Savings App 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 Instant Savings App 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 Instant Savings App Removal Tool.


Windows 10

  • Click on the Start menu and choose Settings
  • Then click on System and choose Apps & Features in the left column
  • Find Instant Savings App under in the list and click Uninstall button near it.
  • Confirm by clicking Uninstall button in opened window if necessary.

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 programs that can be connected with Instant Savings App 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 entries related to Instant Savings App
  • Click Uninstall button.

Windows XP

  • Click Start
  • In the menu choose Control Panel
  • Choose Add / Remove Programs.
  • Find Instant Savings App related entries.
  • Click Remove button.

Remove Instant Savings App related extensions from your browsers

Instant Savings App in some cases can be accompanied with browsers extension. We recommend you to use free option Toolbar Remover under Tools in Stronghold AntiMalware to remove unwanted browser extensions related to Instant Savings App. We recommend you to perform scan your PC with Removal Tool 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 add-on possibly related to Instant Savings App or other related adware BHO.
  • Click Disable button.

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

Google Chrome

  • Start Google Chrome.
  • In the address bar type chrome://extensions/
  • In the list of add-ons find related to Instant Savings App and click recycle bin icon.
  • Confirm Instant Savings App removal.

Mozilla Firefox

  • Open Firefox
  • In the address bar type about:addons
  • Click Extensions tab.
  • In the list of extension locate ones related to Instant Savings App.
  • Click Remove button near it.

Protect computer and browsers from infection

Adware threats like Instant Savings App are very widespread and, unfortunately, many anti-virus programs fail to detect it. To protect your computer from future infection we recommend you to use Removal Tool, it has active protection module and browser settings guard. It does not conflict with any anti-virus programs and creates additional shield against threats like Instant Savings App.


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