How to remove the richedtr virus
Most antivirus programs identify richedtr.dll as malware.
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Richedtr.dll file information
Description: richedtr.dll is located in the folder C:\Windows\System32.
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 225,280 bytes (85% of all occurrences) or 204,800 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 F79A2C4B-8776-4ED7-8B2F-4786A4A3500A or 16B238D5-80DE-47CE-8F17-B3ECE2C2248D. Program has no file description. The program has no visible window. Richedtr.dll is located in the Windows folder, but it is not a Windows core file. File richedtr.dll is able to change the behavior or monitor Internet Explorer. There is no detailed description of this service. File richedtr.dll is not a Windows system file. Therefore the technical security rating is 76% dangerous.
Recommended: Identify richedtr.dll related errors
External information from Tony Klein:
- This spyware BHO (rsyncmon.dll) is related to Pops-stop.com parasite, a IEPageHelper/SafeSurfing adware variant
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as richedtr.dll, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the richedtr.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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