vprot.exe

VProtect Application

AVG Technologies

It is set to automatically execute when any user logs into Windows (through the local user run registry setting) with the name ‘vProt’. This is installed with multiple programs including AVG Security Toolbar and AVG SafeGuard toolbar.
Publisher:
AVG Technologies  (signed and verified)

Product:
VProtect Application

Description:
VProtect Application (Non Official)

Version:
17.3.0.0

MD5:
2eec5f825b88186dd158155a6f2d4dfe

SHA-1:
3060605cca829b4383ebda880996da83b9ae9be0

SHA-256:
be20d0de5d2e15d1cd7dbe46b30cf8ed800683e86ca9fd0626333a1258875bf7

Scanner detections:
0 / 68

Status:
Clean (as of last analysis)

Analysis date:
2/3/2014 7:49:14 PM UTC  (seven months ago)

File size:
2.4 MB (2,552,856 bytes)

Product version:
17.3.0.0

Copyright:
Copyright (C) 2012

Original file name:
VProtect.exe

File type:
Executable application (Win32 EXE)

Language:
English (United States)

Common path:
C:\Program Files\avg secure search\vprot.exe

Digital Signature
Authority:
VeriSign, Inc.

Valid from:
3/23/2013 1:00:00 AM

Valid to:
4/23/2015 12:59:59 AM

Subject:
CN=AVG Technologies, OU=Digital ID Class 3 - Microsoft Software Validation v2, O=AVG Technologies, L=Brno, S=Jihomoravsky kraj, C=CZ

Issuer:
CN=VeriSign Class 3 Code Signing 2010 CA, OU=Terms of use at https://www.verisign.com/rpa (c)10, OU=VeriSign Trust Network, O="VeriSign, Inc.", C=US

Serial number:
01DA9DE8D302ACC5CDD5AB42EB5638DB

File PE Metadata
Compilation timestamp:
2/2/2014 11:17:11 PM

OS version:
5.0

OS bitness:
Win32

Subsystem:
Windows GUI

Linker version:
9.0

CTPH (ssdeep):
49152:8a8i0iJQ1pWlfEpAUZ+eMMM21p9XX+l8QwzgQfo4zT6ZMlQUrLhA4bAd:r8niJQ1pWl0AUZAMM21p9H+S6Qfo40

Entry address:
0x179196

Entry point:
E8, 03, CD, 00, 00, E9, 79, FE, FF, FF, 8B, FF, 55, 8B, EC, 5D, E9, 46, 0B, 00, 00, 3B, 0D, 18, 93, 64, 00, 75, 02, F3, C3, E9, 7A, CD, 00, 00, 8B, FF, 55, 8B, EC, 51, 51, 8D, 45, F8, 50, FF, 15, 8C, 81, 5C, 00, 8B, 45, F8, 8B, 4D, FC, 6A, 00, 05, 00, 80, C1, 2A, 68, 80, 96, 98, 00, 81, D1, 21, 4E, 62, FE, 51, 50, E8, 56, CE, 00, 00, 83, FA, 07, 7C, 0E, 7F, 07, 3D, FF, 6F, 40, 93, 76, 05, 83, C8, FF, 8B, D0, 8B, 4D, 08, 85, C9, 74, 05, 89, 01, 89, 51, 04, C9, C3, 8B, FF, 51, C7, 01, D4, 89, 5C, 00, E8, 8F...
 
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Code size:
1.8 MB (1,860,608 bytes)

Startup File (All Users Run)
Registry location:
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run

Name:
vProt

Command:
"C:\Program Files\avg secure search\vprot.exe"


The file vprot.exe has been discovered within the following programs.

AVG Nation toolbar  by Blucora
AVG Nation toolbar powered by InfoSpace is a web browser toolbar and extension that modifies the browsers search and home pages as well as delivers.
61% remove it
AVG SafeGuard toolbar  by AVG Technologies
The AVG SafeGuard toolbar is included in AVG Technologies’s family of security software, as a standalone program, and as a third party bundles. AVG Security Toolbar incluedes a link scanner that displays security information about websites.
www.avg.com/us-en/secure-search
62% remove it
AVG Security Toolbar  by AVG Technologies
The AVG Security Toolbar is included in AVG Technologies’s family of security software, as a standalone program, and as a third party bundles. AVG Security Toolbar incluedes a link scanner that displays security information about websites.
51% remove it
 
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There are numerous known variations of vprot.exe.

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vprot.exe  18.1.9.799  (b2c6789ab060465d008367afb2a58eb81a5ce8ed)

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vprot.exe  18.1.9.799  (7893624347df60a7d533be8714a937639283d93e)

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vprot.exe  18.1.9.790  (21f944c15dbd560e18e45f6890b8d0eb451d6d72)

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vprot.exe  18.1.9.786  (8be654ddfc4691b831a89ccd30f7437a4e2d0cec)

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vprot.exe  18.1.9.786  (8efaf89548e77ec6e0f92cc36ccd4ed69bda34fb)

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vprot.exe  13, 1, 0, 3  (4a16d52aa0130d403df767729924067e5ed020a9)

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vprot.exe  12, 2, 5, 32  (fdefd7254d74a1b47b8dfc0bbd120cab8a91a7ea)

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vprot.exe  12, 2, 5, 4  (9878a41633cc94b9a6d4e736f065bf8ed0f6f053)

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vprot.exe  10, 2, 0, 3  (d88c6853152a5575c4d692f8518f3b6eadb0ca2f)

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vprot.exe  3.2.0.15  (1b691d71fa0d6821863329fdfbe30eadaf1cb55c)

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vprot.exe  3.2.0.14  (00c2875739327327611956a0e72fc1efd5cda99c)

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vprot.exe  3.1.0.8  (d9f4574c3f089e573d261e1a12197aa03674f647)

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vprot.exe  3.1.0.7  (973a17b3ce43fd3b90c1d46fe1999c6b8e688c4a)

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vprot.exe  3.0.0.2  (e678cada64478abd4ea7ef70cecc82acef353dfb)

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vprot.exe  1.0.0.655  (1fac66ee8e1d894d3d7335d62167608c879bfd37)

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ScriptHelper.exe (by AVG Secure Search)  (9dcd70ad40f7d2f5231ca058974071af21274fd7)

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log4cplusu.dll  (95456660795bf4d3e23c6e16ec31476874ee214a)

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npsitesafety.dll  (6ec60dc93a6fc979a460b6d1f245900132394ec5)

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oi_{6ee2ce62-4b9d-4d2b-9db9-59b1bb408e97}.exe  (1113eb037fa1b614541d79b479802bf788173bbb)

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avg-secure-search-installer.exe  (ad95d60e25f7e7701c9dc564551858b59d666a91)

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lip.exe  (dc65da5e60734f03d9418dfa01f8804015ca602b)

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PostInstall.exe  (bc76431facf020e2ec9c38b31c98f88d6763eab7)

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uninstall.exe  (aeef4e61720c3d37cbb2688b06eb7019ad3b88d7)

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MachineIdCreator.exe  (9df84d00660129040e9a4b172abfca6135bc0d71)

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driverinstaller.exe  (fbab64acecd9c3183c6d120e6ab30a4426e99e24)

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driverinstaller_64.exe  (618e7a58531e8adc9e1a8c8920287904ff3a1a3c)

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toolbarupdater.exe  (819bd7190c71c74056a6f3cc0ccc736b1d2ae221)

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avguidx.dll  (5267677dc5d2dfef3dbcdc5c4b7048b069fbbf6c)

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avgrewardsworker.dll  (499a774eeca27d47f7a96e93323d7c7c6bafe677)

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helper.dll  (08caad2f16127493955aa4ad2023a3a27418439f)

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avg safeguard toolbar_toolbar.dll  (87ed3d5433c15a5fcba3f7075574ffb69303bcc6)

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