How to remove the pmkjk virus
Most antivirus programs identify pmkjk.dll as malware, for instance Sophos identifies it as Troj/Virtum-Gen, and BitDefender identifies it as Adware.Virtumonde.GHB.
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Pmkjk.dll file information
Neither the developer nor the software publisher of pmkjk.dll is identified, as would normally be the case.
Description: The file pmkjk.dll is located in the folder C:\Windows\System32.
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 573,492 bytes (16% of all occurrences), 282,212 bytes and 35 more variants.
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 00DBDAC8-4691-4797-8E6A-7C6AB89BC441 or 7A1A109F-58B3-414B-9829-5F4D9BE5FEDE or 68 more variants. There is no description of the program. The program has no visible window. There is no detailed description of this service. Pmkjk.dll is not a Windows system file. The file is an unknown file in the Windows folder. It is able to monitor Internet browser. pmkjk.dll is able to monitor applications, manipulate other programs and record inputs. Therefore the technical security rating is 93% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
Recommended: Identify pmkjk.dll related errors
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as pmkjk.dll, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the pmkjk.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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