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What is searchsettings.exe? Search Settings?

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Process is Bad PC Pitstop has analyzed this process and determined that there is a high likelihood that it is bad.
Process is questionablePC Pitstop has analyzed this process and determined that the safety of this process is questionable.
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Process is goodThis process is a Microsoft or Windows process, but many viruses use this file name to escape notice.

Purpose: SearchSettings.exe is generally considered malware (Trojan) and should be removed. It is a product of Vendio Services and has been reported to hijack your search toolbar to Yahoo. It has been known to install during some shareware and freeware program installations. It has also been reported under the name of Dealio toolbar.

searchsettings.exe DISABLE AND REMOVE. Intrusive adware or spyware.


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searchsettings.exe is a Microsoft or Windows process but some versions of this exe carry viruses.
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Percentage of recently scanned PC's with this process running: 0.00%
Average CPU use for this program: 0%
Average RAM for this program: 5 MB


Program Name MD5 Count
searchsettings.exe

MD5 Hashes

# Status MD5 Info Signed Day Week Month Threat info
1 Status 0x099353d3b19a2b9fa4664e04872ac49a 8/8/2018 0 0 3 Not Applicable
2 Status 0x00ed8dbe21dca52c62ae769d7e5d78b9 7/25/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
3 Status 0x32b15b7980505526e02389bd7b7d7160 1/21/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
4 Status 0xe932187158787b092c1f106bce17efab 1/6/2018 0 0 0 Not Applicable
5 Status 0x12feb05da20c2d1ff8f422bbd2d1b9dd 2/28/2017 0 0 0 Not Applicable
6 Status 0x3021f748b62400912f971bedead2e267 10/13/2016 0 0 0 Not Applicable
7 Status 0x6d786503408b5429e003c8a6a5388577 5/10/2016 0 0 0 Not Applicable
8 Status 0x6e79c2721fe13a134508cb51ec279482 5/1/2016 0 0 0 Not Applicable
9 Status 0x1bf3b49359f050195870a4dca807558a 2/28/2016 0 0 0 Not Applicable
10 Status 0x3ce9feb384f42ae9a484347b6affe93f 2/23/2016 0 0 0 Not Applicable
11 Status 0x21d80f02421805ab65f9e6efb620b412 10/5/2015 0 0 0 Not Applicable
12 Status 0x7e74a5bbcb371380c77c228cdc1eb536 8/20/2015 0 0 0 Not Applicable
13 Status 0x88f094fd8c8c6e7f7d6ae189f3783d0f 6/16/2015 0 0 0 Not Applicable
14 Status 0x4b17a2330d2b392b2f512f30fc7016bd 6/9/2015 0 0 0 Not Applicable
15 Status 0x4ba6924e8970e40de0cc19282a2c449a 5/16/2015 0 0 0 Not Applicable
16 Status 0xb7c6f474a2b4135a8ac34b2f068ea577 4/22/2015 0 0 0 Not Applicable
17 Status 0x61d418b5df113ab280f91130a92d7fec 4/6/2015 0 0 0 Not Applicable
18 Status 0xb2eeb85c037d5f56d455bab303452baf 3/29/2015 0 0 0 Not Applicable
19 Status 0x0bdae123295f58f20527758982c548c2 3/25/2015 0 0 0 Not Applicable
20 Status 0x6bd7554dd971642bf032645af9985484 3/24/2015 0 0 0 Not Applicable
21 Status 0x8fbd34c9179a3fc54dd59acf4cdd869e 3/24/2015 0 0 0 Not Applicable
22 Status 0x851dbc79289e113a2148819082b8e69c 2/18/2015 0 0 0 Not Applicable
23 Status 0xb97118623fe96d06240647fce96b4f70 2/10/2015 0 0 0 Not Applicable
24 Status 0x2a3e24cc75fe8bd1222c10e587cf5cfe 2/1/2015 0 0 0 Not Applicable
25 Status 0x0557c41f9d0d98e4c129e83e4a7a495c 1/24/2015 0 0 0 Not Applicable
26 Status 0x28c9f606f6f2f15a7069f17117f50744 1/22/2015 0 0 0 Not Applicable
27 Status 0xcc2a64f5ad5e86799d8d3183cb9e8a14 1/15/2015 0 0 0 Not Applicable
28 Status 0xc80efbd4e154cb2c6ce0fc0de181df62 1/10/2015 0 0 0 Not Applicable
29 Status 0x6a5ef17c5c7522d0250f2e7088d3e8d6 1/5/2015 0 0 0 Not Applicable
30 Status 0xfc6572f8e23ab65f6d167d909737db97 12/26/2014 0 0 0 Not Applicable
31 Status 0xd79b36c31244dd84ed40abf487a73255 12/23/2014 0 0 0 Not Applicable
32 Status 0x6253d6b467ee6193215d6fea00413da2 12/17/2014 0 0 0 Not Applicable
33 Status 0x609df0b2e7b4601e922f21b00377c9a8 12/5/2014 0 0 0 Not Applicable
34 Status 0xf3ed3cc151f6ffb0e94d8272252c7e4a 12/4/2014 0 0 0 Not Applicable
35 Status 0xefecd2aa278528a80f804106974aa0e1 11/2/2014 0 0 0 Not Applicable
36 Status 0x31e578ce0575f28dec792ae225ac2c8d 9/13/2014 0 0 0 Not Applicable
37 Status 0xd3686104d4230c33d8ea686bb0da8605 9/2/2014 0 0 0 Not Applicable
38 Status 0xe334bc109c89c0089f558b021549d96e 9/1/2014 0 0 0 Not Applicable
39 Status 0x83902ba2e44edc5bb8eb1cb00512e21e 7/30/2014 0 0 0 Not Applicable
40 Status 0xc2450943c898779ae30989d324c8db0f 7/29/2014 0 0 0 Not Applicable
41 Status 0x67d3c5fcc16ed9fce3e67329f4ed6507 7/1/2014 0 0 0 Not Applicable
42 Status 0xacd8f8f4fef5d00890afcd0c95c0ad57 6/18/2014 0 0 0 Not Applicable
43 Status 0x414eacbc851e7fa68f1402ebb639c493 6/6/2014 0 0 0 Not Applicable
44 Status 0xac69480d9b90e4673b8bb57ea602d591 5/13/2014 0 0 0 Not Applicable
45 Status 0x1ed38443c240fcf8cbe8f805190a7530 4/21/2014 0 0 0 Not Applicable
46 Status 0xb0fcc7d5d90ab716b93e2851b34e7105 4/17/2014 0 0 0 Not Applicable
47 Status 0x992c5a2e411301161ebf777e059f817c 4/16/2014 0 0 0 Not Applicable
48 Status 0xbdc99e55d389b52096b1c642faeb5a72 4/10/2014 0 0 0 Not Applicable
49 Status 0xc99645952fda42584fe101c0b90d979a 4/6/2014 0 0 0 Not Applicable
50 Status 0x57a7e20b52b49b2b986f14033a050293 3/26/2014 0 0 0 Not Applicable
51 Status 0xda096877bf07ca500b190bb85fa6936e 3/24/2014 0 0 0 Not Applicable
52 Status 0x557a5d55ab1daec3bc6ee3bc8263314d 3/17/2014 0 0 0 Not Applicable
53 Status 0xf31168097656046c73e4e496aa52cc3b 3/8/2014 0 0 0 Not Applicable
54 Status 0xab9873b7f667e2489c714ca61dda871a 2/22/2014 0 0 0 Not Applicable
55 Status 0xbdc9f54930b64f10160e416e0d9be373 2/22/2014 0 0 0 Not Applicable
56 Status 0x362c6dd209cac3d34a64b8589d1c47b7 2/17/2014 0 0 0 Not Applicable
57 Status 0x6840ba3b95007a84239ae012b2bfdda7 2/11/2014 0 0 0 Not Applicable
58 Status 0x01cbd7488bfafc48c699316d15476d1a 1/31/2014 0 0 0 Not Applicable
59 Status 0x7b7e71fc30315df7fd2cb6589e36571c 1/23/2014 0 0 0 Not Applicable
60 Status 0xc7755e5506b9ca853f2e5321a113814b 1/20/2014 0 0 0 Not Applicable
61 Status 0x6a418632e1a24f3d6d597a10310fe8e0 1/11/2014 0 0 0 Not Applicable
62 Status 0x4049cdd1d5f9583debd90bca736f3047 1/4/2014 0 0 0 Not Applicable
63 Status 0x4c813dd3189bc83db98b4deefc1feaf1 12/29/2013 0 0 0 Not Applicable
64 Status 0x63f43dc4385b309ea551942fe738fbae 12/28/2013 0 0 0 Not Applicable
65 Status 0x22850bdb2ff53d818b50bbef812c0a51 12/13/2013 0 0 0 Not Applicable
66 Status 0xca00843720541368c4e7113ede28cf0b 12/8/2013 0 0 0 Not Applicable
67 Status 0x5cc1b80b87ef764890b3d2d8501e73d6 11/20/2013 0 0 0 Not Applicable
68 Status 0xda72dd30d168e925655c3beb46dc515d 11/20/2013 0 0 0 Not Applicable
69 Status 0xb6406057eda0beb2bf62d28ec7d22a60 11/15/2013 0 0 0 Not Applicable
70 Status 0xaac6f33e80e88df8de62b4bbfc9cac84 11/10/2013 0 0 0 Not Applicable
71 Status 0x421fdc70335a631bb6238174a8e8d62b 11/8/2013 0 0 0 Not Applicable
72 Status 0x12ebe1324d23f0b50ac28aa4b1269698 11/7/2013 0 0 0 Not Applicable
73 Status 0x2503ffd3ece2ad255c42ebad196862c7 11/6/2013 0 0 0 Not Applicable
74 Status 0x99865c47bda214d5518aba08f71242c9 No Data 0 0 0 Not Applicable
75 Status 0x921cd3978a5fdcc20d14a8691d2221ba No Data 0 0 0 Not Applicable
76 Status 0x5545056898ce2af20c44702e102a0c20 No Data 0 0 0 Not Applicable
77 Status 0xf9ddf9ba6126754e60f7ec3e0c3ca4ad No Data 0 0 0 Not Applicable
78 Status 0x2ff0d67866a5d62dd8a41b295d7b8659 No Data 0 0 0 Not Applicable
79 Status 0xa0546d23bb15faa2ba5b09b3f78a7fb4 No Data 0 0 0 Not Applicable
80 Status 0x77a6135ca783d714c90be034edce5dc5 No Data 0 0 0 Not Applicable
81 Status 0xbf7834a06e2a8bfb31245e4bb104d91e No Data 0 0 0 Not Applicable
82 Status 0x3cd8749b84916f7cc203bd37f6f78552 No Data 0 0 0 Not Applicable
83 Status 0xe9558ed7f36ca51642cc3529e36646d6 No Data 0 0 0 Not Applicable
84 Status 0x0099353d3b19a2b9fa4664e04872ac49 No Data 0 0 0 Not Applicable
85 Status 0x5098c3d2ad517306ec2c66be58abf43b No Data 0 0 0 Not Applicable
86 Status 0xd34f56c97ada3dde3fd7633d78882e1b No Data 0 0 0 Not Applicable
87 Status 0x8132e679c637ec8c097457aa1b08269f No Data 0 0 0 Not Applicable
88 Status 0xbee4f6567d4c7bee6bcb8d465e5f471e No Data 0 0 0 Not Applicable
89 Status 0x71631a6fb907f80f68983bc61fa7ae4b No Data 0 0 0 Not Applicable
90 Status 0x6492400c9efbb8691ec09a6756c1f54c No Data 0 0 0 Not Applicable
91 Status 0x9f94d290d4c22cdb63b07c8dd458d519 No Data 0 0 0 Not Applicable
92 Status 0xda40d166282a6d3d78ce182e3e2f9b71 No Data 0 0 0 Not Applicable
93 Status 0x8cd9e7bc107216d6bb81b0799603cd93 No Data 0 0 0 Not Applicable
94 Status 0x4464ef1a84ed7b1968a49efc410954a7 No Data 0 0 0 Not Applicable
95 Status 0x2ba55d793667eaca14437277dd472b29 No Data 0 0 0 Not Applicable
96 Status 0xb8f85eacbbbf7a36a542ed35105b10af No Data 0 0 0 Not Applicable
97 Status 0x589b64ebb836582c46fad4f16f837815 No Data 0 0 0 Not Applicable
98 Status 0x2d5966e168ad595193f4a1c4dd76b20e No Data 0 0 0 Not Applicable
99 Status 0xabb6898707ff15e8c0ca4f02b2ad8e17 No Data 0 0 0 Not Applicable
100 Status 0x52ebe9f1cbcd3b60b08a61c8d3feeece No Data 0 0 0 Not Applicable

MD5 Hashes

# Status MD5 Revision Name Size
1 Status 0x11395157c0b05a272e21bdcc3c4d8033 8/5/2014 11:26:00 PM Unknown Unknown Search Settings 0 KB
2 Status 0x00ed8dbe21dca52c62ae769d7e5d78b9 7/20/2014 12:26:00 PM Unknown Unknown Search Settings 0 KB
3 Status 0xc99645952fda42584fe101c0b90d979a 9/3/2013 6:48:00 AM Unknown Unknown Search Settings 1328 KB
4 Status 0x77a6135ca783d714c90be034edce5dc5 2/21/2013 12:43:00 PM Unknown Unknown Search Settings 1287 KB
5 Status 0x36acfc66fa66fd80b66592980569f90d 10/17/2012 7:49:00 PM Unknown Unknown Search Settings 1085 KB
6 Status 0xd18bef36622511586e0347d3ffd94b35 6/28/2012 1:00:00 PM Unknown Unknown Search Settings 1064 KB
7 Status 0x099353d3b19a2b9fa4664e04872ac49a 2/5/2012 5:12:00 PM Unknown Unknown Search Settings 1000 KB
8 Status 0x8cd9e7bc107216d6bb81b0799603cd93 2/2/2012 8:28:00 PM Unknown Unknown Search Settings 519 KB
9 Status 0xfe4c7ed6a1d77b89079b101b0f7b1e41 1/26/2012 8:08:00 PM Unknown Unknown Search Settings 873 KB
10 Status 0xb8f85eacbbbf7a36a542ed35105b10af 1/23/2012 3:42:00 AM Unknown Unknown Search Settings 0 KB
11 Status 0x28c9f606f6f2f15a7069f17117f50744 1/12/2012 6:54:00 PM Unknown Unknown Search Settings 968 KB
12 Status 0x589b64ebb836582c46fad4f16f837815 9/19/2011 6:55:00 PM Unknown Unknown Search Settings 952 KB
13 Status 0x2ba55d793667eaca14437277dd472b29 8/19/2011 7:26:00 PM Unknown Unknown Search Settings 969 KB
14 Status 0xa3daf1b141965c20fbd5cb9db9c7aaec 8/12/2011 6:51:00 PM Unknown Unknown Search Settings 952 KB
15 Status 0x42b6cda2f25ec06bc2700eb593641741 8/3/2011 11:21:00 PM Unknown Unknown Search Settings 952 KB
16 Status 0x6e79c2721fe13a134508cb51ec279482 7/29/2011 8:47:00 PM Unknown Unknown Search Settings 947 KB
17 Status 0x20c40a1fa6e8ad0dd61afd917d6e56f9 6/6/2011 4:51:00 PM Unknown Unknown Search Settings 962 KB
18 Status 0x269b7767e0b1d6bc4161ac5ab54057c3 11/20/2010 1:24:00 PM Unknown 1, 0, 0, 13 Search Settings 1044 KB
19 Status 0x16d4f14e0e8740df9f60b9592bafc5ba 8/3/2010 3:42:00 AM Unknown Unknown Search Settings 952 KB
20 Status 0xb67e2269c1ea2f8e5fc97eb4a71a8de0 5/10/2010 9:21:00 PM Unknown 1, 1, 0, 4 Search Settings 1012 KB
21 Status 0xcca611fa885e115931b630559b8f2264 3/18/2010 5:29:00 PM Unknown Unknown Search Settings 1024 KB
22 Status 0xd048d7669af3b7696776464211c83c86 3/11/2010 5:40:00 AM Unknown Unknown Search Settings 1020 KB
23 Status 0x9afe6de43661226b86716ae262f7373f 2/20/2010 4:31:00 PM Unknown Unknown Search Settings 952 KB
24 Status 0xb3de5de91de0704f132ce8807244ff9f 2/16/2010 8:26:00 PM Unknown Unknown Search Settings 1032 KB
25 Status 0x1095a510cfe2847d6e17d5ec522b00c3 2/5/2010 12:58:00 PM Unknown Unknown Search Settings 1024 KB


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