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PUA.Searchqu

PUA.Searchqu

Updated:
June 29, 2015
Infection Length:
Varies
Name:
Searchqu Toolbar
Publisher:
Bandoo Media
Risk Impact:
Low
Systems Affected:
Windows

Behavior

PUA.Searchqu is a potentially unwanted application that changes the browser settings.

Note: Virus definitions dated June 26, 2015 or earlier detect this threat as Searchqu.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version April 06, 2015 revision 008
  • Latest Rapid Release version December 13, 2016 revision 025
  • Initial Daily Certified version April 06, 2015 revision 032
  • Latest Daily Certified version December 14, 2016 revision 002
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date April 15, 2015
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
The program may be bundled with third-party software.

When the program is executed, it creates the following files:
  • %SystemDrive%\Documents and Settings\Administrator\Application Data\Mozilla\Firefox\Profiles\3ydui6lj.default\searchplugins\Search_Results.xml
  • %Temp%\Searchqu.ini
  • %Temp%\searchqutoolbar-manifest.xml
  • %Temp%\Searchqu_DM\BrowserConnection.dll
  • %Temp%\Searchqu_DM\DataMngr.dll
  • %Temp%\Searchqu_DM\DataMngrUI.exe
  • %Temp%\Searchqu_DM\DnsBHO.dll
  • %Temp%\Searchqu_DM\ext\ChromeExtension\manifest.json
  • %Temp%\Searchqu_DM\ext\ChromeExtension\OurLocalPage.html
  • %Temp%\Searchqu_DM\ext\FirefoxExtension\chrome.manifest
  • %Temp%\Searchqu_DM\ext\FirefoxExtension\chrome.manifest.alt
  • %Temp%\Searchqu_DM\ext\FirefoxExtension\components\DataMngrHlp.xpt
  • %Temp%\Searchqu_DM\ext\FirefoxExtension\components\DataMngrHlpFF10.dll
  • %Temp%\Searchqu_DM\ext\FirefoxExtension\components\DataMngrHlpFF11.dll
  • %Temp%\Searchqu_DM\ext\FirefoxExtension\components\DataMngrHlpFF12.dll
  • %Temp%\Searchqu_DM\ext\FirefoxExtension\components\DataMngrHlpFF13.dll
  • %Temp%\Searchqu_DM\ext\FirefoxExtension\components\DataMngrHlpFF14.dll
  • %Temp%\Searchqu_DM\ext\FirefoxExtension\components\DataMngrHlpFF3.dll
  • %Temp%\Searchqu_DM\ext\FirefoxExtension\components\DataMngrHlpFF4.dll
  • %Temp%\Searchqu_DM\ext\FirefoxExtension\components\DataMngrHlpFF5.dll
  • %Temp%\Searchqu_DM\ext\FirefoxExtension\components\DataMngrHlpFF6.dll
  • %Temp%\Searchqu_DM\ext\FirefoxExtension\components\DataMngrHlpFF7.dll
  • %Temp%\Searchqu_DM\ext\FirefoxExtension\components\DataMngrHlpFF8.dll
  • %Temp%\Searchqu_DM\ext\FirefoxExtension\components\DataMngrHlpFF9.dll
  • %Temp%\Searchqu_DM\ext\FirefoxExtension\content\DataMngr.js
  • %Temp%\Searchqu_DM\ext\FirefoxExtension\content\DnsBHO.js
  • %Temp%\Searchqu_DM\ext\FirefoxExtension\content\Error404BHO.js
  • %Temp%\Searchqu_DM\ext\FirefoxExtension\content\NewTabBHO.js
  • %Temp%\Searchqu_DM\ext\FirefoxExtension\content\overlay.js
  • %Temp%\Searchqu_DM\ext\FirefoxExtension\content\overlay.xul
  • %Temp%\Searchqu_DM\ext\FirefoxExtension\content\RelatedSearch.js
  • %Temp%\Searchqu_DM\ext\FirefoxExtension\content\RequestPreserver.js
  • %Temp%\Searchqu_DM\ext\FirefoxExtension\content\SearchBHO.js
  • %Temp%\Searchqu_DM\ext\FirefoxExtension\content\SettingManager.js
  • %Temp%\Searchqu_DM\IEBHO.dll
  • %Temp%\Searchqu_DM\install.rdf.alt
  • %Temp%\Searchqu_DM\InstallHelper.dll
  • %Temp%\Searchqu_DM\SearchquMediaBar.exe
  • %Temp%\Searchqu_DM\Settings.xml.alt
  • %Temp%\Searchqu_DM\SR\chrome.manifest.alt
  • %Temp%\Searchqu_DM\SR\install.rdf.alt
  • %Temp%\Searchqu_DM\SR\Search_Results.xml.alt
  • %Temp%\Searchqu_DM\SR\Search_Results.xml.alt.old
  • %Temp%\Searchqu_DM\SR\Settings.xml.alt
  • %Temp%\Searchqu_DM\SR\SRAssetsHelper.dll
  • %Temp%\Searchqu_DM\x64\BrowserConnection.dll
  • %Temp%\Searchqu_DM\x64\DataMngr.dll
  • %Temp%\Searchqu_DM\x64\DataMngrUI.exe
  • %Temp%\Searchqu_DM\x64\DataMngrUI.exe
  • %Temp%\Searchqu_DM\x64\DnsBHO.dll
  • %Temp%\Searchqu_DM\x64\IEBHO.dll
  • %Temp%\SetupDataMngr_jZip.exe
  • %Temp%\SRAssetsHelper.dll

Next, the program creates the following registry entries:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\AppID\BrowserConnection.DLL\"AppID" = "{D97A8234-F2A2-4AD4-91D5-FECDB2C553AF}"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\AppID\DnsBHO.DLL\"AppID" = "{AC662AF2-4601-4A68-84DF-A3FE83F1A5F9}"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\AppID\"{AC662AF2-4601-4A68-84DF-A3FE83F1A5F9}" = "DnsBHO"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\AppID\"{D97A8234-F2A2-4AD4-91D5-FECDB2C553AF}" = "BrowserConnection"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\"BrowserConnection.Loader"= "DataMngr"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\BrowserConnection.Loader\"CLSID" = "{9D717F81-9148-4f12-8568-69135F087DB0}"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\BrowserConnection.Loader\CurVer" = "BrowserConnection.Loader.1"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\"BrowserConnection.Loader.1" = "DataMngr"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\BrowserConnection.Loader.1\"CLSID" = "{9D717F81-9148-4f12-8568-69135F087DB0}"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\"{99079a25-328f-4bd4-be04-00955acaa0a7}" = "Searchqu Toolbar"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{99079a25-328f-4bd4-be04-00955acaa0a7}\"InprocServer32" = "%SystemDrive%\PROGRA~1\SEARCH~1\Datamngr\ToolBar\searchqudtx.dll"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{99079a25-328f-4bd4-be04-00955acaa0a7}\InprocServer32\""ThreadingModel""= ""410070006100720074006D0065006E0074000000""
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{"9D717F81-9148-4f12-8568-69135F087DB0}" = "DataMngr"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{9D717F81-9148-4f12-8568-69135F087DB0}\"InprocServer32" = "%SystemDrive%\PROGRA~1\SEARCH~1\Datamngr\BROWSE~1.DLL"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{9D717F81-9148-4f12-8568-69135F087DB0}\InprocServer32\"ThreadingModel"= "410070006100720074006D0065006E0074000000"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{9D717F81-9148-4f12-8568-69135F087DB0}\"ProgID" = BrowserConnection.Loader.1"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{9D717F81-9148-4f12-8568-69135F087DB0}\"Programmable" = "[CREATED REGISTRY ENTRY]"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{9D717F81-9148-4f12-8568-69135F087DB0}\"TypeLib" = "{5B4144E1-B61D-495a-9A50-CD1A95D86D15}"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{9D717F81-9148-4f12-8568-69135F087DB0}\"VersionIndependentProgID" = "BrowserConnection.Loader"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\"{A40DC6C5-79D0-4ca8-A185-8FF989AF1115}" = "UrlHelper Class"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{A40DC6C5-79D0-4ca8-A185-8FF989AF1115}\"InprocServer32" = "%SystemDrive%\PROGRA~1\SEARCH~1\Datamngr\IEBHO.dll"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{A40DC6C5-79D0-4ca8-A185-8FF989AF1115}\InprocServer32\"ThreadingModel"= "410070006100720074006D0065006E0074000000"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{A40DC6C5-79D0-4ca8-A185-8FF989AF1115}\"ProgID" = "SearchQUIEHelper.UrlHelper.1"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{A40DC6C5-79D0-4ca8-A185-8FF989AF1115}\"Programmable" = "[CREATED REGISTRY ENTRY]"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{A40DC6C5-79D0-4ca8-A185-8FF989AF1115}\"VersionIndependentProgID" = "SearchQUIEHelper.UrlHelper"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\"{CC1AC828-BB47-4361-AFB5-96EEE259DD87}" = "ErrorFilter Class"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{CC1AC828-BB47-4361-AFB5-96EEE259DD87}\"InprocServer32" = "%SystemDrive%\PROGRA~1\SEARCH~1\Datamngr\IEBHO.dll"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{CC1AC828-BB47-4361-AFB5-96EEE259DD87}\InprocServer32\"ThreadingModel"= "410070006100720074006D0065006E0074000000"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{CC1AC828-BB47-4361-AFB5-96EEE259DD87}\"Programmable" = "[CREATED REGISTRY ENTRY]"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\"{FEFD3AF5-A346-4451-AA23-A3AD54915515}" = "BHO Class"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{FEFD3AF5-A346-4451-AA23-A3AD54915515}\"InprocServer32" = "%SystemDrive%\PROGRA~1\SEARCH~1\Datamngr\DnsBHO.dll"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{FEFD3AF5-A346-4451-AA23-A3AD54915515}\InprocServer32\"ThreadingModel"= "410070006100720074006D0065006E0074000000"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{FEFD3AF5-A346-4451-AA23-A3AD54915515}\"ProgID" = "DnsBHO.BHO.1"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{FEFD3AF5-A346-4451-AA23-A3AD54915515}\"TypeLib" = "{841D5A49-E48D-413c-9C28-EB3D9081D705}"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\CLSID\{FEFD3AF5-A346-4451-AA23-A3AD54915515}\"VersionIndependentProgID" = "DnsBHO.BHO"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\"DnsBHO.BHO" = "BHO Class"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\DnsBHO.BHO\"CLSID" = "{FEFD3AF5-A346-4451-AA23-A3AD54915515}"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\DnsBHO.BHO\"CurVer" = "DnsBHO.BHO.1"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\"DnsBHO.BHO.1" = "BHO Class"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\DnsBHO.BHO.1\"CLSID" = "{FEFD3AF5-A346-4451-AA23-A3AD54915515}"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\"SearchQUIEHelper.DNSGuard" = "UrlHelper Class"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\SearchQUIEHelper.DNSGuard\"CLSID" = "{A40DC6C5-79D0-4ca8-A185-8FF989AF1115}"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\SearchQUIEHelper.DNSGuard\CurVer = "SearchQUIEHelper.UrlHelper.1"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\SearchQUIEHelper.DNSGuard.1 = "UrlHelper Class"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\SearchQUIEHelper.DNSGuard.1\"CLSID" = "{A40DC6C5-79D0-4ca8-A185-8FF989AF1115}"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\"TypeLib"\{5B4144E1-B61D-495A-9A50-CD1A95D86D15}\"1.0" = "BrowserConnection 1.0 Type Library"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\"TypeLib"\{5B4144E1-B61D-495A-9A50-CD1A95D86D15}\1.0\0\"win32" = "%SystemDrive%\PROGRA~1\SEARCH~1\Datamngr\BROWSE~1.DLL"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\"TypeLib"\{5B4144E1-B61D-495A-9A50-CD1A95D86D15}\1.0\"FLAGS" = "30000000"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\"TypeLib"\{5B4144E1-B61D-495A-9A50-CD1A95D86D15}\1.0\"HELPDIR" = "%SystemDrive%\PROGRA~1\SEARCH~1\Datamngr"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\"TypeLib"\{6A4BCABA-C437-4C76-A54E-AF31B8A76CB9}\"1.0" = "SearchQUIEBHO 1.0 Type Library"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\"TypeLib"\{6A4BCABA-C437-4C76-A54E-AF31B8A76CB9}\1.0\0\"win32" = "%SystemDrive%\PROGRA~1\SEARCH~1\Datamngr\IEBHO.dll"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\"TypeLib"\{6A4BCABA-C437-4C76-A54E-AF31B8A76CB9}\1.0\"FLAGS" = "30000000"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\"TypeLib"\{6A4BCABA-C437-4C76-A54E-AF31B8A76CB9}\1.0\"HELPDIR" = "%SystemDrive%\PROGRA~1\SEARCH~1\Datamngr"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\"TypeLib"\{841D5A49-E48D-413C-9C28-EB3D9081D705}\"1.0" = "SearchQUIEBHO 1.0 Type Library"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\"TypeLib"\{841D5A49-E48D-413C-9C28-EB3D9081D705}\1.0\0\"win32" = "%SystemDrive%\PROGRA~1\SEARCH~1\Datamngr\DnsBHO.dll"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\"TypeLib"\{841D5A49-E48D-413C-9C28-EB3D9081D705}\1.0\"FLAGS" = "30000000"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\"TypeLib"\{841D5A49-E48D-413C-9C28-EB3D9081D705}\1.0\"HELPDIR" = "%SystemDrive%\PROGRA~1\SEARCH~1\Datamngr"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\"DLLPath" = "%SystemDrive%\Program Files\Searchqu Toolbar\Datamngr\datamngr.dll"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\"Folder" = "%SystemDrive%\Program Files\Searchqu Toolbar"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\"Path" = "%SystemDrive%\Program Files\Searchqu Toolbar\Datamngr"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\"ShortDllPath" = "%SystemDrive%\PROGRA~1\SEARCH~1\Datamngr\datamngr.dll %SystemDrive%\PROGRA~1\SEARCH~1\Datamngr\IEBHO.dll"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\"Version" = "4.1.0.2806"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\"StatsUrl" = "dm.mlstat.com/statistics/dm/wg.php"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\"UpdateSite" = "dm.mlstat.com/update/dm/wg.php"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\"SysID" = "66"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\"UIPath" = "%SystemDrive%\Program Files\Searchqu Toolbar\Datamngr\datamngrUI.exe"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\Files\Homepage\"Value" = "http://www.searchnu.com/102"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\Files\Homepage\"Flag" = "103"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\Files\Homepage\"DefaultValue" = "user_pref("browser.startup.homepage", "$(Value)");"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\Files\Homepage\"MatchPattern" = "user_pref\("browser\.startup\.homepage", "([^"]*)"\);"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\Files\Homepage\"Name" = "FFStart Page"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\Files\Homepage\"ID" = "ffhmp"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\Files\SelectedSearch\"Value" = "Search Results"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\Files\SelectedSearch\"Flag" = "44"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\Files\SelectedSearch\"Name" = "FFDefaultScope"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\Files\SelectedSearch\"ID" = "ffb"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\Files\SelectedSearch\"DefaultValue" = "user_pref("browser.search.selectedEngine", "$(Value)");"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\Files\SelectedSearch\"MatchPattern" = "user_pref\("browser\.search\.selectedEngine", "([^"]*)"\);"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\Files\SelectedSearch\"AltMatchPattern" = "user_pref\("browser\.search\.defaultenginename", "([^"]*)"\);"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\Files\UrlbarSearch\"Value" = "http://dts.search-results.com/sr?src=ffb&appid=100&systemid=102&sr=0&q="
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\Files\UrlbarSearch\"Flag" = "103"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\Files\UrlbarSearch\DefaultValue= "user_pref("keyword.URL", "$(Value)");"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\Files\UrlbarSearch\MatchPattern= "user_pref\("keyword\.url", "([^"]*)"\);"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\Files\UrlbarSearch\"Name" = "FFUrlbar search"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\Files\UrlbarSearch\"ID" = "ffb"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\IEBHO\"404Error" = "1"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\IEBHO\"AddressBar" = "1"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\IEBHO\"DNSError" = "1"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\IEBHO\"DNSUrl" = "http://www.searchqu.com/web?src=derr&appid=100&systemid=102&q="
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\IEBHO\"404Url" = "http://www.searchqu.com/web?src=404&appid=100&systemid=102&q="
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\IEBHO\"SearchUrl" = "http://dts.search-results.com/sr?src=ieb&appid=100&systemid=102&q="
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\IEBHO\"NewTabUrl" = "http://www.searchnu.com/102"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\IEBHO\RelatedSearch\"url" = "http://dts.search-results.com/related.html"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\List\Item1\"Flag" = "3"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\List\Item1\"ID" = "ieb"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\List\Item1\"Key"= "Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\SearchScopes"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\List\Item1\"Name" = "DefaultScope"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\List\Item1\"Value" = "{9BB47C17-9C68-4BB3-B188-DD9AF0FD2102}"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\List\Item1\"Window" = "#32770"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\List\Item1\Protected1\"ProtectedId" = A33F2969E007AE43ABC9B5759328E509
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\List\Item1\Protected1\"Value" = "FFFFFFFF"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\List\Item1\Protected1\"Flag" = "1"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\List\Item1\Protected2\"ProtectedId" = "ED7A335DBC05E84E87850C113F072EBD"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\List\Item1\Protected3\"ProtectedId" = "7E15A199029BF5409B2D98DA658DAB15"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\List\Item2\"Flag" = "103"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\List\Item2\"ID" = "hmp"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\List\Item2\"Key" = "SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\List\Item2\"Name" = "Start Page"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\List\Item2\"Value" = "http://www.searchnu.com/102"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\List\Item2\"Window" = "#32770"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\List\Item3\"Flag" = "37"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\List\Item3\"Key" = "SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\List\Item3\"Name" = "FrameAuto"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\List\Item3\"Value" = "31000000"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\DataMngr\Toolbar\"Flag" = "1"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\microsoft\Internet Explorer\SearchScopes\{9BB47C17-9C68-4BB3-B188-DD9AF0FD2102}\"Deleted" = "30000000"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\microsoft\Internet Explorer\SearchScopes\{9BB47C17-9C68-4BB3-B188-DD9AF0FD2102}\"DisplayName" = "Search Results"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\microsoft\Internet Explorer\SearchScopes\{9BB47C17-9C68-4BB3-B188-DD9AF0FD2102}\"URL" = "http://dts.search-results.com/sr?src=ieb&appid=100&systemid=102&sr=0&q={searchTerms}"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\microsoft\Internet Explorer\SearchScopes\{9BB47C17-9C68-4BB3-B188-DD9AF0FD2102}\"ShowSearchSuggestions" = "31000000"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\microsoft\Internet Explorer\SearchScopes\{9BB47C17-9C68-4BB3-B188-DD9AF0FD2102}\"SuggestionsURL_JSON" = "http://www.searchqu.com/suggest.php?src=ieb&appid=100&systemid=102&qu={searchTerms}&ft=json"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\microsoft\Internet Explorer\Toolbar\"{99079a25-328f-4bd4-be04-00955acaa0a7}" = "Searchqu Toolbar"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\microsoft\Internet Explorer\Toolbar\"10" = "310030000000"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Browser Helper Objects\"{99079a25-328f-4bd4-be04-00955acaa0a7}" = "Searchqu Toolbar"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\"DATAMNGR" = "%SystemDrive%\PROGRA~1\SEARCH~1\Datamngr\DATAMN~1.EXE"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Searchqu Toolbar\"DisplayName" = "Searchqu Toolbar"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Searchqu Toolbar\"Comments" = "Copyright (c) 2012"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Searchqu Toolbar\"Contact" = "Bandoo Media, Inc"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Searchqu Toolbar\"DisplayVersion" = "4.1.0.2806"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Searchqu Toolbar\"UninstallString" = "%SystemDrive%\Program Files\Searchqu Toolbar\uninstall.exe"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Searchqu Toolbar\"DisplayIcon" = "%SystemDrive%\Program Files\Searchqu Toolbar\uninstall.exe"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Searchqu Toolbar\"Path" = "%SystemDrive%\Program Files\Searchqu Toolbar"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Searchqu Toolbar\"Path" = "%SystemDrive%\Program Files\Searchqu Toolbar"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Searchqu Toolbar\"Publisher" = Bandoo media inc"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Searchqu Toolbar\"VersionMajor" = "4"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Searchqu Toolbar\"VersionMinor" = "1"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Searchqu Toolbar\"NoModify" = "1"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Searchqu Toolbar\"NoRepair" = "1"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Windows\"AppInit_DLLs" = "%SystemDrive%\PROGRA~1\SEARCH~1\Datamngr\datamngr.dll %SystemDrive%\PROGRA~1\SEARCH~1\Datamngr\IEBHO.dll"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Windows\"LoadAppInit_DLLs" = "1"
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\SearchquMediabarTb\"Folder" = "%SystemDrive%\Program Files\Searchqu Toolbar\Datamngr\ToolBar"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\"DLLPath" = "%SystemDrive%\Program Files\Searchqu Toolbar\Datamngr\datamngr.dll"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\"Folder" = "%SystemDrive%\Program Files\Searchqu Toolbar"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\"Path" = "%SystemDrive%\Program Files\Searchqu Toolbar\Datamngr"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\"ShortDllPath" = "%SystemDrive%\PROGRA~1\SEARCH~1\Datamngr\datamngr.dll %SystemDrive%\PROGRA~1\SEARCH~1\Datamngr\IEBHO.dll"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\"StatsUrl" = "dm.mlstat.com/statistics/dm/wg.php"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\"SysID" = "66"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\"UIPath" = "%SystemDrive%\Program Files\Searchqu Toolbar\Datamngr\datamngrUI.exe"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\"UpdateSite" = "dm.mlstat.com/update/dm/wg.php"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\"Version" = "4.1.0.2806"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\"UpdateTime" = "ED49435A00000000"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\Files\Homepage\"DefaultValue" = "user_pref("browser.startup.homepage", "$(Value)");
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\Files\Homepage\"Flag" = "103"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\SearchScopes\"DefaultScope" = "{9BB47C17-9C68-4BB3-B188-DD9AF0FD2102}"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\SearchScopes\{9BB47C17-9C68-4BB3-B188-DD9AF0FD2102}\"Deleted" = "30000000"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\SearchScopes\{9BB47C17-9C68-4BB3-B188-DD9AF0FD2102}\"DisplayName" = "Search Results"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\SearchScopes\{9BB47C17-9C68-4BB3-B188-DD9AF0FD2102}\"URL" = http://dts.search-results.com/sr?src=ieb&appid=100&systemid=102&sr=0&q={searchTerms}
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\SearchScopes\{9BB47C17-9C68-4BB3-B188-DD9AF0FD2102}\"ShowSearchSuggestions" = "31000000"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\SearchScopes\{9BB47C17-9C68-4BB3-B188-DD9AF0FD2102}\"SuggestionsURL_JSON" = "http://www.searchqu.com/suggest.php?src=ieb&appid=100&systemid=102&qu={searchTerms}&ft=json"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Security\AntiPhishing\2CEDBFBC-DBA8-43AA-B1FD-CC8E6316E3E2\"UserFile" = "01000000D08C9DDF0115D1118C7A00C04FC297EB010000004AAED55EABFE4E4E97D3DBAEB4D4F4E40"1"200000"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\RunOnce\"!SearchquDSFF" = "%SystemDrive%\WINDOWS\system32\RUNDLL32.EXE %SystemDrive%\DOCUME~1\ADMINI~1\LOCALS~1\Temp\SRASSE~1.DLL,_SetFirefoxAssets Search Results,Search_Results,http://dts.search-results.com/sr?src=ffb&appid=100&systemid=102&sr=0&q=,"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\RunOnce\"!SearchquFFHP" = "%SystemDrive%\WINDOWS\system32\RUNDLL32.EXE %SystemDrive%\DOCUME~1\ADMINI~1\LOCALS~1\Temp\INSTAL~1.DLL,_SetFirefoxHP http://www.searchnu.com/102,"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\Files\Homepage\"ID" = "ffhmp"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\Files\Homepage\"MatchPattern" = "user_pref\("browser\.startup\.homepage", "([^"]*)"\);"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\Files\Homepage\"Name" = "FFStart Page"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\Files\Homepage\"Path" = "%SystemDrive%\Documents and Settings\Administrator\Application Data\Mozilla\Firefox\Profiles/3ydui6lj.default\prefs.js"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\Files\Homepage\"Value" = "http://www.searchnu.com/102"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\Files\SelectedSearch\"AltMatchPattern" = "user_pref\("browser\.search\.defaultenginename", "([^"]*)"\);"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\Files\SelectedSearch\"DefaultValue" = "user_pref("browser.search.selectedEngine", "$(Value)");"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\Files\SelectedSearch\"Flag" = "44"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\Files\SelectedSearch\"ID" = "ffb"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\Files\SelectedSearch\"MatchPattern" = "user_pref\("browser\.search\.selectedEngine", "([^"]*)"\);"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\Files\SelectedSearch\"Name" = "FFDefaultScope"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\Files\SelectedSearch\"Path" = "%SystemDrive%\Documents and Settings\Administrator\Application Data\Mozilla\Firefox\Profiles/3ydui6lj.default\prefs.js"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\Files\SelectedSearch\"Value" = "Search Results"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\Files\UrlbarSearch\"DefaultValue" = "user_pref("keyword.URL", "$(Value)");"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\Files\UrlbarSearch\"Flag" = "103"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\Files\UrlbarSearch\"ID" = "ffb"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\Files\UrlbarSearch\"MatchPattern" = "user_pref\("keyword\.url", "([^"]*)"\);"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\Files\UrlbarSearch\"Name" = "FFUrlbar search"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\Files\UrlbarSearch\"Path" = "%SystemDrive%\Documents and Settings\Administrator\Application Data\Mozilla\Firefox\Profiles/3ydui6lj.default\prefs.js"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\Files\UrlbarSearch\"Value" = "http://dts.search-results.com/sr?src=ffb&appid=100&systemid=102&sr=0&q="
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\IEBHO\404Error" = "1"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\IEBHO\404Url" = "http://www.searchqu.com/web?src=404&appid=100&systemid=102&q="
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\IEBHO\"AddressBar" = "1"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\IEBHO\"DNSError" = "1"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\IEBHO\"DNSUrl" = "http://www.searchqu.com/web?src=derr&appid=100&systemid=102&q="
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\IEBHO\"NewTabUrl" = "http://www.searchnu.com/102"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\IEBHO\"SearchUrl" = "http://dts.search-results.com/sr?src="ieb"&appid=100&systemid=102&q="
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\IEBHO\RelatedSearch\"url" = http://dts.search-results.com/related.html"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\List\Item1\"Flag" = "3"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\List\Item1\"ID" = "ieb"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\List\Item1\"Key" = "Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\SearchScopes"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\List\Item1\"Name" = "DefaultScope"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\List\Item1\"Value" = "{9BB47C17-9C68-4BB3-B188-DD9AF0FD2102}"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\List\Item1\"Window" = "#32770"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\List\Item1\Protected1\"Flag" = "1"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\List\Item1\Protected1\"ProtectedId" = "A33F2969E007AE43ABC9B5759328E509"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\List\Item1\Protected1\"Value" = "FFFFFFFF"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\List\Item1\Protected2\"ProtectedId" = "ED7A335DBC05E84E87850C113F072EBD"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\List\Item1\Protected3\"ProtectedId" = "7E15A199029BF5409B2D98DA658DAB15"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\List\Item2\"Flag" = "103"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\List\Item2\"ID" = "hmp"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\List\Item2\"Key" = "SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\List\Item2\"Name" = "Start Page"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\List\Item2\"Value" = "http://www.searchnu.com/102"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\List\Item2\"Window" = "#32770"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\List\Item3\"Flag" = "00000037"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\List\Item3\"Key" = "SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\List\Item3\"Name" = "FrameAuto"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\List\Item3\"Value" = "31000000"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr\Toolbar\"Flag" = "1"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\DataMngr_Toolbar\"Values" = "[CREATED REGISTRY ENTRY]"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Approved Extensions\"{9D717F81-9148-4F12-8568-69135F087DB0}" = "51667A6C4C1D3B1B91626B8278C478039A6629535E4F3AA8"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main\"Start Page" = "http://www.searchnu.com/102"
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\MAO Settings\"Width" = "320"

The program then changes the browser settings and does not restore these settings if it is uninstalled.
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.