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PUA.BeFrugalToolbar

PUA.BeFrugalToolbar

Updated:
November 19, 2015
Infection Length:
Varies
Name:
BeFrugal
Version:
2013.3.16.11 & 2013.3.20.7
Publisher:
BeFrugal.com
Risk Impact:
Low
Systems Affected:
Windows

Behavior

PUA.BeFrugalToolbar is a potentially unwanted application that installs browser add-ons that provide the user with coupons for various websites.

Note: Definitions prior to June 8, 2015 may detect this threat as PUA.BeFrugalToolbar.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version January 09, 2015 revision 001
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 22, 2016 revision 024
  • Initial Daily Certified version January 10, 2015 revision 001
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 22, 2016 revision 025
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date January 14, 2015
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
The application must be downloaded and installed manually.

The application is a browser toolbar that provides the user with coupons when they visit certain websites.

Once executed, the application creates multiple files in the following folders:
  • %Windir%\Documents and Settings\Administrator\Application Data\Mozilla\Firefox\Profiles\3ydui6lj.default\extensions\shopcbtoolbar@befrugal.com
  • %AllUsersProfile%\Application Data\BeFrugal
  • %ProgramFiles%\Common Files\BeFrugal.com

It also creates the following registry entries:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\BeFrugal\Toolbar\"Buttons" = "F7E"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\BeFrugal\Toolbar\"FFSearchProtect" = "true"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\BeFrugal\Toolbar\"FFYahooHomepage" = "true"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\BeFrugal\Toolbar\"FFYahooSearch" = "true"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\BeFrugal\Toolbar\"Hidden" = "0"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\BeFrugal\Toolbar\"IEFF" = "0"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\BeFrugal\Toolbar\"ISIE" = "0"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\BeFrugal\Toolbar\"LastID" "FFFFFFFF"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\BeFrugal\Toolbar\"Port" = "CF0B"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\BeFrugal\Toolbar\"RErrors" = "0"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\BeFrugal\Toolbar\"SuggestionLimits" = "30003"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\BeFrugal\Toolbar\"TStamp" = "1501"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\BeFrugal\Toolbar\"UserToken" = "1790Y2BMGR6K33N718SZK97RTI|Dfvs5LuQ3uMEvxOkk5Z7i8IDKPFjuCJ1WN7w3dnPmVs"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\BeFrugal\Toolbar\"UTMSource" = ""
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\BeFrugal\Toolbar\"WeatherInfo" = "'20001 http://w1.weather.gov/xml/current_obs/KDCA.xml&#'"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\BeFrugal\Toolbar\"YSC" = "0"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\AppID\"{4ABB59EB-8AF9-4590-8F40-3FDD1083C9FA}" = "befrgl"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\AppID\{4ABB59EB-8AF9-4590-8F40-3FDD1083C9FA}\"LocalService" = "BeFrugal.com Service"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\AppID\befrgl.EXE\"AppID" = "{4ABB59EB-8AF9-4590-8F40-3FDD1083C9FA}"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\"{2335A057-CBA6-40F6-A712-C6A7C98F7813}" = "BeFrugalIEHelper"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\"{5BA2C4EE-42EF-4E2D-88BE-7271AE4E35B7}" = "BeFrugal.com Shopping toolbar"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\"{81DBD99D-8D37-439A-A705-6A6504261E26}" = "SuppressionList Class"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\"{83571411-ED91-467A-A172-CEC63A645ED4}" = "BFOCT Class"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\"{F8534A9F-4F29-4FDC-9CD9-023ACF0EF9B9}" = "BFNotificationBar Class"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{2335A057-CBA6-40F6-A712-C6A7C98F7813}\Version" = "1.0"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{2335A057-CBA6-40F6-A712-C6A7C98F7813}\"TypeLib" = "{9250F6C1-0B7F-4D0A-A55A-44876D353DCF}"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{2335A057-CBA6-40F6-A712-C6A7C98F7813}\"InprocServer32" = "%ProgramFiles%\Common Files\BeFrugal.com\Toolbar\BFTB.dll"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{2335A057-CBA6-40F6-A712-C6A7C98F7813}\InprocServer32\"ThreadingModel" = "Apartment"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{5BA2C4EE-42EF-4E2D-88BE-7271AE4E35B7}\"Version" = "1.0"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{5BA2C4EE-42EF-4E2D-88BE-7271AE4E35B7}\"TypeLib" = "{9250F6C1-0B7F-4D0A-A55A-44876D353DCF}"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{5BA2C4EE-42EF-4E2D-88BE-7271AE4E35B7}\"InprocServer32" = "%ProgramFiles%\Common Files\BeFrugal.com\Toolbar\BFTB.dll"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{5BA2C4EE-42EF-4E2D-88BE-7271AE4E35B7}\InprocServer32\"ThreadingModel" = "Apartment"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{81DBD99D-8D37-439A-A705-6A6504261E26}\"Version" = "1.0"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{81DBD99D-8D37-439A-A705-6A6504261E26}\"TypeLib" = "{93AB986F-51E4-4188-8CE2-B6E03E004943}"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{81DBD99D-8D37-439A-A705-6A6504261E26}\"LocalServer32" = ""%ProgramFiles%\Common Files\BeFrugal.com\Toolbar\befrgl.exe""
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{81DBD99D-8D37-439A-A705-6A6504261E26}\LocalServer32\"ServerExecutable" = "%ProgramFiles%\Common Files\BeFrugal.com\Toolbar\befrgl.exe"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{81DBD99D-8D37-439A-A705-6A6504261E26}\"AppID" = "{4ABB59EB-8AF9-4590-8F40-3FDD1083C9FA}"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{83571411-ED91-467A-A172-CEC63A645ED4}\"Version" = "1.0"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{83571411-ED91-467A-A172-CEC63A645ED4}\"TypeLib" = "{9250F6C1-0B7F-4D0A-A55A-44876D353DCF}"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{83571411-ED91-467A-A172-CEC63A645ED4}\"InprocServer32" = "%ProgramFiles%\Common Files\BeFrugal.com\Toolbar\BFTB.dll"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{83571411-ED91-467A-A172-CEC63A645ED4}\InprocServer32\"ThreadingModel" = "Apartment"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{F8534A9F-4F29-4FDC-9CD9-023ACF0EF9B9}\"Version" = "1.0"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{F8534A9F-4F29-4FDC-9CD9-023ACF0EF9B9}\"TypeLib" = "{2A05A54D-0614-4EA3-B955-8814E45DCD83}"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{F8534A9F-4F29-4FDC-9CD9-023ACF0EF9B9}\"InprocServer32" = "%ProgramFiles%\Common Files\BeFrugal.com\Toolbar\BFNB.dll"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{F8534A9F-4F29-4FDC-9CD9-023ACF0EF9B9}\InprocServer32\"ThreadingModel" = "Apartment"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\"{6E673599-659A-439E-837D-A0931AFA3A7F}" = "IBFNotificationBar"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\"{84654D5D-611C-41C9-BBA1-BEB77502F633}" = "ISuppressionList"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\"{AB50591C-2474-4890-9D06-518D415ADA7C}" = "IBFToolbar"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\"{B2793774-A9B9-43FB-94F8-EC94BF3E6BC2}" = "IBFBHO"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\"{EF6A3723-635E-4905-A0F8-5FAC26932330}" = "IBFOCT"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{6E673599-659A-439E-837D-A0931AFA3A7F}\"TypeLib" = "{2A05A54D-0614-4EA3-B955-8814E45DCD83}"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{6E673599-659A-439E-837D-A0931AFA3A7F}\TypeLib\"Version" = "1.0"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{6E673599-659A-439E-837D-A0931AFA3A7F}\"ProxyStubClsid32" = "{00020424-0000-0000-C000-000000000046}"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{6E673599-659A-439E-837D-A0931AFA3A7F}\"ProxyStubClsid" = "{00020424-0000-0000-C000-000000000046}"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{84654D5D-611C-41C9-BBA1-BEB77502F633}\"TypeLib" = "{93AB986F-51E4-4188-8CE2-B6E03E004943}"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{84654D5D-611C-41C9-BBA1-BEB77502F633}\TypeLib\"Version" = "1.0"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{84654D5D-611C-41C9-BBA1-BEB77502F633}\"ProxyStubClsid32" = "{00020424-0000-0000-C000-000000000046}"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{84654D5D-611C-41C9-BBA1-BEB77502F633}\"ProxyStubClsid" = "{00020424-0000-0000-C000-000000000046}"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{AB50591C-2474-4890-9D06-518D415ADA7C}\"TypeLib" = "{9250F6C1-0B7F-4D0A-A55A-44876D353DCF}"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{AB50591C-2474-4890-9D06-518D415ADA7C}\TypeLib\"Version" = "1.0"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{AB50591C-2474-4890-9D06-518D415ADA7C}\"ProxyStubClsid32" = "{00020424-0000-0000-C000-000000000046}"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{AB50591C-2474-4890-9D06-518D415ADA7C}\"ProxyStubClsid" = "{00020424-0000-0000-C000-000000000046}"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{B2793774-A9B9-43FB-94F8-EC94BF3E6BC2}\"TypeLib" = "{9250F6C1-0B7F-4D0A-A55A-44876D353DCF}"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{B2793774-A9B9-43FB-94F8-EC94BF3E6BC2}\TypeLib\"Version" = "1.0"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{B2793774-A9B9-43FB-94F8-EC94BF3E6BC2}\"ProxyStubClsid32" = "{00020424-0000-0000-C000-000000000046}"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{B2793774-A9B9-43FB-94F8-EC94BF3E6BC2}\"ProxyStubClsid" = "{00020424-0000-0000-C000-000000000046}"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{EF6A3723-635E-4905-A0F8-5FAC26932330}\"TypeLib" = "{9250F6C1-0B7F-4D0A-A55A-44876D353DCF}"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{EF6A3723-635E-4905-A0F8-5FAC26932330}\TypeLib\"Version" = "1.0"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{EF6A3723-635E-4905-A0F8-5FAC26932330}\"ProxyStubClsid32" = "{00020424-0000-0000-C000-000000000046}"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Interface\{EF6A3723-635E-4905-A0F8-5FAC26932330}\"ProxyStubClsid" = "{00020424-0000-0000-C000-000000000046}"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\TypeLib\{2A05A54D-0614-4EA3-B955-8814E45DCD83}\1.0\0\"win32" = "%ProgramFiles%\Common Files\BeFrugal.com\Toolbar\BFNB.dll"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\TypeLib\{2A05A54D-0614-4EA3-B955-8814E45DCD83}\1.0\"HELPDIR" = "%ProgramFiles%\Common Files\BeFrugal.com\Toolbar"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\TypeLib\{2A05A54D-0614-4EA3-B955-8814E45DCD83}\1.0\"FLAGS" = "0"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\TypeLib\{2A05A54D-0614-4EA3-B955-8814E45DCD83}\"1.0" = "BFNBLib"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\TypeLib\{9250F6C1-0B7F-4D0A-A55A-44876D353DCF}\1.0\0\"win32" = "%ProgramFiles%\Common Files\BeFrugal.com\Toolbar\BFTB.dll"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\TypeLib\{9250F6C1-0B7F-4D0A-A55A-44876D353DCF}\1.0\"HELPDIR" = "%ProgramFiles%\Common Files\BeFrugal.com\Toolbar"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\TypeLib\{9250F6C1-0B7F-4D0A-A55A-44876D353DCF}\1.0\"FLAGS" = "0"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\TypeLib\{9250F6C1-0B7F-4D0A-A55A-44876D353DCF}\"1.0" = "BFTBLib"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\TypeLib\{93AB986F-51E4-4188-8CE2-B6E03E004943}\1.0\0\"win32" = "%ProgramFiles%\Common Files\BeFrugal.com\Toolbar\befrgl.exe"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\TypeLib\{93AB986F-51E4-4188-8CE2-B6E03E004943}\1.0\"HELPDIR" = "%ProgramFiles%\Common Files\BeFrugal.com\Toolbar"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\TypeLib\{93AB986F-51E4-4188-8CE2-B6E03E004943}\1.0\"FLAGS" = "0"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\TypeLib\{93AB986F-51E4-4188-8CE2-B6E03E004943}\"1.0" = "SLSLib"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Low Rights\ElevationPolicy\{C86DB3F5-5BF9-4EE2-97FB-A74C10F71EDA}\"AppName" = "befrgl.exe"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Low Rights\ElevationPolicy\{C86DB3F5-5BF9-4EE2-97FB-A74C10F71EDA}\"AppPath" = "%ProgramFiles%\Common Files\BeFrugal.com\Toolbar"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Low Rights\ElevationPolicy\{C86DB3F5-5BF9-4EE2-97FB-A74C10F71EDA}\"Policy" = "3"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main\"Start Page" = "https://www.yahoo.com/?fr=befhp&type=iehp-3.16-1501"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\TabbedBrowsing\"NewTabPageShow" = "1"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\TabbedBrowsing\"UseHomepageForNewTab" = "1"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\TabbedBrowsing\"ShowTabsWelcome" = "0"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Toolbar\"{5BA2C4EE-42EF-4E2D-88BE-7271AE4E35B7}" = "BFToolbar"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Browser Helper Objects\"{2335A057-CBA6-40F6-A712-C6A7C98F7813}" = "BFBHO"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Browser Helper Objects\{2335A057-CBA6-40F6-A712-C6A7C98F7813}\"NoExplorer" = "1"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\"BFHP" = "%ProgramFiles%\Common Files\BeFrugal.com\Toolbar\BFHP.exe"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\BeFrugal.com Toolbar_is1\2InstallLocation" = "%ProgramFiles%\Common Files\BeFrugal.com\Toolbar\"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\BeFrugal.com Toolbar_is1\Inno Setup\"Icon Group" = "[DEFAULT]"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\BeFrugal.com Toolbar_is1\Inno Setup\"User" = "Administrator"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\BeFrugal.com Toolbar_is1\Inno Setup\"Language" = "[DEFAULT]"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\BeFrugal.com Toolbar_is1\"DisplayName" = "BeFrugal.com Shopping toolbar"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\BeFrugal.com Toolbar_is1\"DisplayIcon" = "%ProgramFiles%\Common Files\BeFrugal.com\Toolbar\BFTB.dll"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\BeFrugal.com Toolbar_is1\"UninstallString" = ""%ProgramFiles%\Common Files\BeFrugal.com\Toolbar\unins000.exe""
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\BeFrugal.com Toolbar_is1\"QuietUninstallString" = ""%ProgramFiles%\Common Files\BeFrugal.com\Toolbar\unins000.exe" /SILENT"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\BeFrugal.com Toolbar_is1\"DisplayVersion" = "2013.3.16.11"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\BeFrugal.com Toolbar_is1\"Publisher" = "BeFrugal.com"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\BeFrugal.com Toolbar_is1\"NoModify" = "1"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\BeFrugal.com Toolbar_is1\"NoRepair" = "1"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\BeFrugal.com Toolbar_is1\"InstallDate" = "20150109"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\BeFrugal.com Toolbar_is1\"MajorVersion" = "7DD"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\BeFrugal.com Toolbar_is1\"MinorVersion" = "3"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Enum\Root\LEGACY_BEFRUGAL.COM_SERVICE\0000\Control\"NewlyCreated" = "0"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Enum\Root\LEGACY_BEFRUGAL.COM_SERVICE\0000\Control\"ActiveService" = "BeFrugal.com Service"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Enum\Root\LEGACY_BEFRUGAL.COM_SERVICE\0000\"Service" = "BeFrugal.com Service"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Enum\Root\LEGACY_BEFRUGAL.COM_SERVICE\0000\"Legacy" = "1"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Enum\Root\LEGACY_BEFRUGAL.COM_SERVICE\0000\"ConfigFlags" = "0"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Enum\Root\LEGACY_BEFRUGAL.COM_SERVICE\0000\"Class" = "LegacyDriver"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Enum\Root\LEGACY_BEFRUGAL.COM_SERVICE\0000\"ClassGUID" = "{8ECC055D-047F-11D1-A537-0000F8753ED1}"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Enum\Root\LEGACY_BEFRUGAL.COM_SERVICE\0000\"DeviceDesc" = "BeFrugal.com Service"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Enum\Root\LEGACY_BEFRUGAL.COM_SERVICE\"NextInstance" = "1"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Services\BeFrugal.com Service\Enum\"0" = "Root\LEGACY_BEFRUGAL.COM_SERVICE\0000"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Services\BeFrugal.com Service\Enum\"Count" = "1"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Services\BeFrugal.com Service\Enum\"NextInstance" = "1"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Services\BeFrugal.com Service\Security\"Security" = "[HEXADECIMAL VALUE]"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Services\BeFrugal.com Service\"Type" = "10"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Services\BeFrugal.com Service\"Start" = "2"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Services\BeFrugal.com Service\"ErrorControl" = "1"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Services\BeFrugal.com Service\"ImagePath" = "%ProgramFiles%\Common Files\BeFrugal.com\Toolbar\befrgl.exe"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Services\BeFrugal.com Service\"DisplayName" = "BeFrugal.com Service"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Services\BeFrugal.com Service\"ObjectName" = "LocalSystem"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Services\kmixer\Enum\"0" = "SW\{b7eafdc0-a680-11d0-96d8-00aa0051e51d}\{9B365890-165F-11D0-A195-0020AFD156E4}"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Enum\Root\LEGACY_BEFRUGAL.COM_SERVICE\0000\Control\"*NewlyCreated*" = "0"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Enum\Root\LEGACY_BEFRUGAL.COM_SERVICE\0000\Control\"ActiveService" = "BeFrugal.com Service"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Enum\Root\LEGACY_BEFRUGAL.COM_SERVICE\0000\"Service" = "BeFrugal.com Service"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Enum\Root\LEGACY_BEFRUGAL.COM_SERVICE\0000\"Legacy" = "1"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Enum\Root\LEGACY_BEFRUGAL.COM_SERVICE\0000\"ConfigFlags" = "0"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Enum\Root\LEGACY_BEFRUGAL.COM_SERVICE\0000\"Class" = "LegacyDriver"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Enum\Root\LEGACY_BEFRUGAL.COM_SERVICE\0000\"ClassGUID" = "{8ECC055D-047F-11D1-A537-0000F8753ED1}"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Enum\Root\LEGACY_BEFRUGAL.COM_SERVICE\0000\"DeviceDesc" = "BeFrugal.com Service"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Enum\Root\LEGACY_BEFRUGAL.COM_SERVICE\"NextInstance" = "1"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\BeFrugal.com Service\Enum\"0" = "Root\LEGACY_BEFRUGAL.COM_SERVICE\0000"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\BeFrugal.com Service\Enum\"Count" = "1"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\BeFrugal.com Service\Enum\"NextInstance" = "1"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\BeFrugal.com Service\Security\"Security" = "[HEXADECIMAL VALUE]"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\BeFrugal.com Service\"Type" = "10"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\BeFrugal.com Service\"Start" = "2"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\BeFrugal.com Service\"ErrorControl" = "1"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\BeFrugal.com Service\"ImagePath" = "%ProgramFiles%\Common Files\BeFrugal.com\Toolbar\befrgl.exe"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\BeFrugal.com Service\"DisplayName" = "BeFrugal.com Service"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\BeFrugal.com Service\"ObjectName" = "LocalSystem"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\kmixer\Enum\"0" = "SW\{b7eafdc0-a680-11d0-96d8-00aa0051e51d}\{9B365890-165F-11D0-A195-0020AFD156E4}"
  • HKEY_USERS\S-1-5-21-3867651352-1424935759-6573989-500\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\DOMStorage\"befrugal.com" = "3D"
  • HKEY_USERS\S-1-5-21-3867651352-1424935759-6573989-500\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\DOMStorage\"doubleclick.net" = "0"
  • HKEY_USERS\S-1-5-21-3867651352-1424935759-6573989-500\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\DOMStorage\"facebook.com" = "0"
  • HKEY_USERS\S-1-5-21-3867651352-1424935759-6573989-500\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\DOMStorage\"kmart.com" = "69"
  • HKEY_USERS\S-1-5-21-3867651352-1424935759-6573989-500\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\DOMStorage\"olark.com" = "C64"
  • HKEY_USERS\S-1-5-21-3867651352-1424935759-6573989-500\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\SearchScopes\{478E7001-568A-4253-999A-C5FC954443DE}\"DisplayName" = "Yahoo! Search"
  • HKEY_USERS\S-1-5-21-3867651352-1424935759-6573989-500\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\SearchScopes\{478E7001-568A-4253-999A-C5FC954443DE}\"URL" = "https://search.yahoo.com/search?ei=utf-8&fr=befds&p={searchTerms}&type=ieds-3.16-1501"
  • HKEY_USERS\S-1-5-21-3867651352-1424935759-6573989-500\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\SearchScopes\{478E7001-568A-4253-999A-C5FC954443DE}\"ShowSearchSuggestions" = "1"
  • HKEY_USERS\S-1-5-21-3867651352-1424935759-6573989-500\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\SearchScopes\{478E7001-568A-4253-999A-C5FC954443DE}\"SuggestionsURL" = "https://ie.search.yahoo.com/os?command={searchTerms}&appid=chrie"
  • HKEY_USERS\S-1-5-21-3867651352-1424935759-6573989-500\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\SearchScopes\{478E7001-568A-4253-999A-C5FC954443DE}\"Codepage" = "FDE9"
  • HKEY_USERS\S-1-5-21-3867651352-1424935759-6573989-500\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\SearchScopes\{478E7001-568A-4253-999A-C5FC954443DE}\"OSDFileURL" = "http://www.befrugal.com/yahoosearch/3_16/ys1501.xml"
  • HKEY_USERS\S-1-5-21-3867651352-1424935759-6573989-500\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\SearchScopes\{478E7001-568A-4253-999A-C5FC954443DE}\"FaviconURL" = "https://search.yahoo.com/favicon.ico"
  • HKEY_USERS\S-1-5-21-3867651352-1424935759-6573989-500\Software\Microsoft\Windows\ShellNoRoam\MUICache\C:\SAMPLES\BeFrugal\"47B4C5046F1CFCF35AD640F01E78D713.exe" = "BeFrugal Coupons Add-On Setup "
  • HKEY_USERS\S-1-5-21-3867651352-1424935759-6573989-500\Software\Microsoft\Windows\ShellNoRoam\MUICache\C:\DOCUME~1\ADMINI~1\LOCALS~1\Temp\is-MUEU4.tmp\"47B4C5046F1CFCF35AD640F01E78D713.tmp" = "Setup/Uninstall"
  • HKEY_USERS\S-1-5-21-3867651352-1424935759-6573989-500\Software\Microsoft\Windows\ShellNoRoam\MUICache\C:\DOCUME~1\ADMINI~1\LOCALS~1\Temp\is-9LO2U.tmp\"BeFrugal.com-Install.tmp" = "Setup/Uninstall"
  • HKEY_USERS\S-1-5-21-3867651352-1424935759-6573989-500\Software\Microsoft\Windows\ShellNoRoam\MUICache\C:\DOCUME~1\ADMINI~1\LOCALS~1\Temp\is-4R8PP.tmp\"BFDS.exe" = "Yahoo! Settings - BeFrugal Add-On"

The application then installs a toolbar in the chosen browser.



When uninstalling the application, the user is asked if they would like to continue “with cashback” or “without cashback.” The default option is with cashback. If the default option is not changed, after unistallation is complete several of the application's components will remain on the computer.

You may have arrived at this page either because you have been alerted by your Symantec product about this risk, or you are concerned that your computer has been affected by this risk.

Before proceeding further we recommend that you run a full system scan . If that does not resolve the problem you can try one of the options available below.



FOR NORTON USERS
If you are a Norton product user, we recommend you try the following resources to remove this risk.


Removal Tool

If you have an infected Windows system file, you may need to replace it using the Windows installation CD .


How to reduce the risk of infection
The following resources provide further information and best practices to help reduce the risk of infection.


FOR BUSINESS USERS
If you are a Symantec business product user, we recommend you try the following resources to remove this risk.


Identifying and submitting suspect files
Submitting suspicious files to Symantec allows us to ensure that our protection capabilities keep up with the ever-changing threat landscape. Submitted files are analyzed by Symantec Security Response and, where necessary, updated definitions are immediately distributed through LiveUpdate™ to all Symantec end points. This ensures that other computers nearby are protected from attack. The following resources may help in identifying suspicious files for submission to Symantec.


Removal Tool

If you have an infected Windows system file, you may need to replace it using the Windows installation CD .


How to reduce the risk of infection
The following resource provides further information and best practices to help reduce the risk of infection.
Protecting your business network



MANUAL REMOVAL
The following instructions pertain to all current Symantec antivirus products.


1. Performing a full system scan
How to run a full system scan using your Symantec product


2. Restoring settings in the registry
Many risks make modifications to the registry, which could impact the functionality or performance of the compromised computer. While many of these modifications can be restored through various Windows components, it may be necessary to edit the registry. See in the Technical Details of this writeup for information about which registry keys were created or modified. Delete registry subkeys and entries created by the risk and return all modified registry entries to their previous values.