How to remove an sfg error
The free file information forum can help you determine if sfg.dll is a virus, trojan, spyware, or adware that you can remove, or a file belonging to a Windows system or an application you can trust.
Sfg.dll file information
Description: sfg.dll is located in the folder C:\Windows\System32.
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 233,472 bytes (75% of all occurrences) or 229,376 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 564FFB73-9EEF-4969-92FA-5FC4A92E2C2A. The program has no visible window. It is located in the Windows folder, but it is not a Windows core file. It is able to monitor Internet browser. File sfg.dll is not a Windows core file. Therefore the technical security rating is 60% dangerous.
Recommended: Identify sfg.dll related errors
External information from Tony Klein:
- This spyware BHO (sfg_****.dll (* = random char)) is related to SafeguardProtect/Veevo
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as sfg.dll, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the sfg.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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