How to remove the winb2s32 virus
Most antivirus programs identify winb2s32.dll as malware, such as TrendMicro identifies it as ADWARE_BEGIN2SEARCH, and Microsoft identifies it as Adware:Win32/Begin2search.
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Winb2s32.dll file information
Description: winb2s32.dll is located in the folder C:\Windows\System32.
The file size on Windows 7/XP is 135,168 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 4D568F0F-8AC9-40AB-88B7-415134C78777. There is no file information. The program has no visible window. File winb2s32.dll is an unknown file in the Windows folder. Winb2s32.dll is able to monitor Internet browser. Winb2s32.dll is not a Windows system file. Therefore the technical security rating is 65% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
Recommended: Identify winb2s32.dll related errors
External information from Tony Klein:
- This spyware BHO (adpop.dll, winb2s3*.dll (* = digit)) is related to Begin2Search bar, iLookup variant
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as winb2s32.dll, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the winb2s32.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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