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Threat's profile Threat indicator: HIGH

Name of the threat:Topic Torch

Command or file name:ttorch.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

Topic Torch intrusion method

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

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  • Removes all files created by Topic Torch.
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Features of Stronghold Antimalware

  • Removes all files created by Topic Torch.
  • Removes all registry entries created by Topic Torch.
  • Fixes browser redirection and hijack if needed.
  • "Toolbar Remover" tool will help you get rid of unwanted browser extensions.
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How to remove Topic Torch manually

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

To get rid of Topic Torch, you should:

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

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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 Topic Torch Removal Tool for safe problem solution.

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 Topic Torch Removal Tool for safe problem solution.

Uninstall Topic Torch related programs from Control Panel

We recommend you to check list of installed programs and search for Topic Torch 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 Topic Torch 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 Topic Torch 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 Topic Torch 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 Topic Torch 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 Topic Torch
  • Click Uninstall button.

Windows XP

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

Remove Topic Torch related extensions from your browsers

Topic Torch 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 Topic Torch. 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 Topic Torch or other related adware BHO.
  • Click Disable button.

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

Google Chrome

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

Mozilla Firefox

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

Protect computer and browsers from infection

Adware threats like Topic Torch 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 Topic Torch.

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