How to remove the afxp virus
Most antivirus programs identify afxp.dll as malware, such as Kaspersky identifies it as Trojan-Spy.Win32.Agent.bile, and Microsoft identifies it as TrojanDownloader:Win32/Zlob or TrojanDownloader:Win32/Zlob.gen!M.
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Afxp.dll file information
Description: The file afxp.dll is located in the folder C:\Windows.
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 278,528 bytes (57% of all occurrences), 270,336 bytes or 299,008 bytes.
This .dll file is a Browser Helper Object (BHO) that runs automatically every time you start your Internet browser. BHOs are not stopped by personal firewalls, because they are identified by the firewall as your browser itself. BHOs are often used by adware and spyware. The unique ID of this BHO is ECBD04D1-1133-4480-8A8C-BC9FDD54D6C1. There is no file information. The program has no visible window. The file is an unknown file in the Windows folder. File afxp.dll is able to monitor Internet browser. The service has no detailed description. File afxp.dll is not a Windows core file. Therefore the technical security rating is 92% dangerous.
Recommended: Identify afxp.dll related errors
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as afxp.dll, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the afxp.dll process on your PC to see if it is a threat. We recommend Security Task Manager for verifying your computer's security. This was one of the Top Download Picks of The Washington Post and PC World.
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