How to remove the zangohook virus
Most antivirus programs identify zangohook.dll as malware.
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Zangohook.dll file information
The process known as Zango or zango
belongs to software Zango Search Assistant or Zango or zango or Sword of the Spirit or Mjuice Components or Acoustica Effects Pack or MGI PhotoSuite
by 180solutions (en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zango_(company)) or Zango (www.zango.com).
Description: zangohook.dll is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files".
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 133,232 bytes (65% of all occurrences), 126,976 bytes, 141,424 bytes, 143,720 bytes or 118,784 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 21B4ACC4-8874-4AEC-AEAC-F567A249B4D4 or 56F1D444-11BF-4879-A12B-79CF0177F038. There is no information about the author of the file. The program is not visible. Zangohook.dll is able to change the behavior or monitor Internet Explorer. The file is not a Windows system file. It is a Verisign signed file. It is digitally signed. zangohook.dll is able to record inputs. Therefore the technical security rating is 46% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
In case of problems with zangohook.dll, you can uninstall Zango Search Assistant or Zango software via Windows Control Panel/Add or Remove Programs (Windows XP) or Programs and Features (Windows 7/Vista).
Recommended: Identify zangohook.dll related errors
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as zangohook.dll, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the zangohook.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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