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Threat's profile Threat indicator: HIGH

Name of the threat:Middle Rush

Command or file name:MiddleRush.dll

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

Middle Rush - is a browser extension, which is developed by SuperWeb LLC. This application can be installed on many internet browsers, such as Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox. It was created to help user with browsing by adding different functions and buttons. Middle Rush looks like a good and useful program, but it is classified as adware. It displays various commercials (banners, pop-ups, targeted videos), which may redirect user to malicious websites. It is recommended to remove Middle Rush from the computer.


Middle Rush intrusion method

Middle Rush

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


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How to remove Middle Rush manually

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

To get rid of Middle Rush, you should:

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

  • firefox@www.middlerush.com.xpi
  • c4e7ab80-82fd-49d4-801d-669cc0a2392a.dll
  • uninstaller.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 WiperSoft Antispyware Malware Remediation Tool for safe problem solution.

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2. Delete the following malicious folders:

  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Middle Rush\
  • C:\Program Files\Middle Rush\

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

  • Key:
    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{E104B9E4-01BA-4AAF-9957-6A525CC5451A}
  • Key:
    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{3361DCDD-E396-4153-AF77-F6AAB54F3CBA}
  • Key:
    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Wow6432Node\CLSID\{c4e7ab80-82fd-49d4-801d-669cc0a2392a}
  • Key:
    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Wow6432Node\CLSID\{E104B9E4-01BA-4AAF-9957-6A525CC5451A}
  • Key:
    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Wow6432Node\CLSID\{F83D1872-D9FF-47F8-B5A0-49CC51E24EE8}
  • Key:
    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Wow6432Node\Interface\{3361DCDD-E396-4153-AF77-F6AAB54F3CBA}
  • Key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion
    \explorer\Browser Helper Objects\{c4e7ab80-82fd-49d4-801d-669cc0a2392a}
  • Key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\MiddleRush
  • Key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion
    \Uninstall\Middle Rush

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 WiperSoft Antispyware Malware Remediation Tool for safe problem solution.


Uninstall Middle Rush related programs from Control Panel

We recommend you to check list of installed programs and search for Middle Rush 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 Middle Rush 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 WiperSoft Antispyware Malware Remediation Tool.


Windows 10

  • Click on the Start menu and choose Settings
  • Then click on System and choose Apps & Features in the left column
  • Find Middle Rush 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 Middle Rush 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 Middle Rush
  • Click Uninstall button.

Windows XP

  • Click Start
  • In the menu choose Control Panel
  • Choose Add / Remove Programs.
  • Find Middle Rush related entries.
  • Click Remove button.

Remove Middle Rush related extensions from your browsers

Middle Rush 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 Middle Rush. 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 Middle Rush or other related adware BHO.
  • Click Disable button.

Warning: This option will only disable unwanted plugin. For effective Middle Rush removal use WiperSoft Antispyware Malware Remediation Tool.

Google Chrome

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

Mozilla Firefox

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

Protect computer and browsers from infection

Adware threats like Middle Rush 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 WiperSoft Antispyware Malware Remediation 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 Middle Rush.


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