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Danger level 7
Type: Adware
Common infection symptoms:
  • Annoying Pop-up's
  • Shows commercial adverts

Pirrit

Do you see various ads and cannot even understand what produces them? You should know that it is very probable that you have Pirrit onto your computer. This application is mainly responsible for various advertisements that you might see on various websites, including google.com and youtube.com, but not limited to them. Because of this feature Pirrit is called an advertising-supported program. We do not recommend keeping it onto your system because you will not be able to browse the internet freely as it is compatible with all the most popular browsers including Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, and Google Chrome. There are several other drawbacks related to it; thus, you should remove Pirrit from your computer as soon as possible.

Even though Pirrit acts as a legal tool which is going to show you suggestions related to keywords that you enter into the search box and thus let you surf faster, you should not trust it because the advertisements that it display on a wide range of websites might cause harm to the security of your computer. These advertisements are the most active on the computers of those users who live in Italy and Southern Europe. However, it does not mean that you will not see various ads if your location is different. Thus, if you have Pirrit on your system, you will probably not be able to avoid various advertisements, coupons, and other sponsored messages. Do not click on them in any case if you want to keep your computer protected. Pirrit itself is not responsible for these third party links; thus, the possibility that you will meet malicious software remains. This is one of the main reasons why we suggest that you remove Pirrit from your computer.

As various advertisements are displayed for you based on your search queries, you should know that the information related to your browsing habits is collected. If you read the Privacy Policy which can be found on its official website suggestor.pirrit.com, you will notice that it might collect the information about your browsing history and the online services that you use. This data is gathered in order improve the services and provide you with the advertisements that will interest you more. Are you completely against such collection of non-personally identifiable data? If it is so, you have to remove Pirrit entirely from your system. As it is a useless piece of software, you will not miss it.

You can remove Pirrit using the instructions that we have provided for you below; however, you should still scan your computer with a reliable antimalware tool, for instance, SpyHunter because some of the files cannot be deleted manually and there is a possibility that you will still encounter various annoying actions.

Remove Pirrit

Internet Explorer

  1. Launch your browser and then press Alt+T simultaneously.
  2. Select Manage Add-ons from the Tools menu.
  3. Choose Toolbars and Extensions under the Add-on Types.
  4. Select the extension which you want to erase and then click the Disable button.

Mozilla Firefox

  1. Open your browser and then press Ctrl+Shift+A.
  2. Select Extensions from the menu which you will find on the left.
  3. Find the unwanted extension on the list and then click the Remove button.

Google Chrome

  1. Launch your browser and tap Alt+F.
  2. When the menu opens, select Tools and then go to Extensions.
  3. Select the extension related to Pirrit and then click the recycle bin button.
  4. Click the Remove button for the confirmation of the removal.
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How to manually remove Pirrit

Files associated with Pirrit infection:

DefaultExportInterpreter.exe
MacroProgramPublic.exe
ApplicationCommandShareware.exe
FileImportProgram.exe
FAT32RootSprite.exe
MacroMinimalSoftware.exe
MotionScreenshotWizard.exe
FormatGUIODBC.exe
GUpdater.exe
handle.exe
vxmclient.exe
JAVAODBCSprite.exe
ClassCompilerProcess.exe
FunctionMBRScreenshot.exe
ControlDLCODBC.exe
chrome64.exe
DriverProgramSoftware.exe
ExportKernelRecycle.exe
CompileMinimalSnapshot.exe
ApplicationBackupPublic.exe
DirectXFolderSnapshot.exe
DesktopPathWinsock.exe
APIGammaSymbolic.exe
AutoUpdater.exe
PirritService.exe
DesktopRepositorySnapshot.exe
AddonRepositoryScreenshot.exe
DashboardMacroMotion.exe
CronDirect3dWinsock.exe
FormatSchemaWYSIWYG.exe
DriverFreewareOS.exe
GUIMinimalWizard.exe
FreewareProcessRecycle.exe
BackupMotionShareware.exe
DirectXODBCPython.exe
CompilerProcessRuntime.exe
LogOSPerl.exe
DashboardFreewarePerl.exe
RegFltrX64.sys
CodecFormatMySQL.exe
NativeProgramRuby.exe
DashboardMemoryRoot.exe
AddonRecycleScript.exe
AddonProcessSchema.exe
ClipboardDaemonRecycle.exe
WinRST.exe
ExportFunctionGamma.exe
JAVAMemoryPython.exe
Direct3dDriverProgram.exe
DebuggerMotionMotion.exe
GUIRootSoftware.exe
CronIconWindows.exe
NativePythonSchema.exe
ClipboardDirect3dOCR.exe
FolderKernelRaw.exe
FrozenKeyboardTask.exe
wauctla.exe
DirectXFinderUtility.exe
BIOSFinderFunction.exe
JAVAPathPrivacy.exe
BIOSDLCWiget.exe
DatabaseKernelProgram.exe
KernelPerlPrivacy.exe
ClipboardDirect3dPublic.exe
ProcessTaskThumbnail.exe
GUIKeyboardRuntime.exe
CursorFreewareSprite.exe
winvxm.exe
InterpreterScreenshotTask.exe
ArchiveFirmwareMacro.exe
DashboardIconWin32.exe
RegFltrX86.sys
DesktopEncondingJAVA.exe
FAT32MBRRoot.exe
ContextualStartTrash.exe
IconMySQLPath.exe
FileGammaPerl.exe
APIBackupPath.exe
Direct3dMinimalScrolling.exe
chrome32.exe
Direct3dDirectXWord.exe
CompileFolderIcon.exe
PirritSuggestor-bho.dll
PirritDesktop.exe
MacroMotionWizard.exe
FirmwareJAVAMySQL.exe
EncondingOCRWiget.exe
CompileSnapshotText.exe
CronDOSJRE.exe
DefaultGUIRoot.exe
FileMemorySprite.exe
ExportInterpreterODBC.exe
CGICompilerIcon.exe
DebugFAT32Shareware.exe
DatabaseKernelSnapshot.exe
PrivacyRootStart.exe
DefaultFunctionOpen.exe
DebuggerMacroSyntax.exe
CGINetWin32.exe
AddonRuntimeWindows.exe

Pirrit DLL's to remove:

PirritSuggestor-bho.dll

Pirrit processes to kill:

BackupMotionShareware.exe
CompileFolderIcon.exe
DriverProgramSoftware.exe
DesktopRepositorySnapshot.exe
AddonRepositoryScreenshot.exe
Direct3dMinimalScrolling.exe
ApplicationCommandShareware.exe
FrozenKeyboardTask.exe
MacroMinimalSoftware.exe
PirritService.exe
FolderKernelRaw.exe
NativePythonSchema.exe
DefaultExportInterpreter.exe
CronIconWindows.exe
PirritDesktop.exe
BIOSFinderFunction.exe
CompileSnapshotText.exe
ClipboardDaemonRecycle.exe
APIGammaSymbolic.exe
JAVAPathPrivacy.exe
AutoUpdater.exe
DesktopEncondingJAVA.exe
DatabaseKernelSnapshot.exe
DebugFAT32Shareware.exe
NativeProgramRuby.exe
CompilerProcessRuntime.exe
DefaultFunctionOpen.exe
DatabaseKernelProgram.exe
DirectXFolderSnapshot.exe
MacroMotionWizard.exe
ApplicationBackupPublic.exe
ClipboardDirect3dPublic.exe
EncondingOCRWiget.exe
DebuggerMacroSyntax.exe
WinRST.exe
CGINetWin32.exe
JAVAODBCSprite.exe
DefaultGUIRoot.exe
DashboardIconWin32.exe
DebuggerMotionMotion.exe
DriverFreewareOS.exe
AddonProcessSchema.exe
FileImportProgram.exe
DashboardMacroMotion.exe
FreewareProcessRecycle.exe
MotionScreenshotWizard.exe
AddonRecycleScript.exe
CompileMinimalSnapshot.exe
FileGammaPerl.exe
Direct3dDirectXWord.exe
ProcessTaskThumbnail.exe
FAT32MBRRoot.exe
Direct3dDriverProgram.exe
DesktopPathWinsock.exe
IconMySQLPath.exe
APIBackupPath.exe
GUIKeyboardRuntime.exe
ExportFunctionGamma.exe
FormatSchemaWYSIWYG.exe
BIOSDLCWiget.exe
CronDOSJRE.exe
CronDirect3dWinsock.exe
chrome64.exe
GUIMinimalWizard.exe
FileMemorySprite.exe
ExportKernelRecycle.exe
DashboardMemoryRoot.exe
ExportInterpreterODBC.exe
ContextualStartTrash.exe
FormatGUIODBC.exe
FirmwareJAVAMySQL.exe
handle.exe
CGICompilerIcon.exe
AddonRuntimeWindows.exe
InterpreterScreenshotTask.exe
DirectXODBCPython.exe
ClassCompilerProcess.exe
GUIRootSoftware.exe
CodecFormatMySQL.exe
DirectXFinderUtility.exe
PrivacyRootStart.exe
KernelPerlPrivacy.exe
DashboardFreewarePerl.exe
GUpdater.exe
vxmclient.exe
CursorFreewareSprite.exe
wauctla.exe
winvxm.exe
LogOSPerl.exe
chrome32.exe
ClipboardDirect3dOCR.exe
FAT32RootSprite.exe
ArchiveFirmwareMacro.exe
JAVAMemoryPython.exe
ControlDLCODBC.exe
FunctionMBRScreenshot.exe
MacroProgramPublic.exe
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Comments

  1. jason Jul 30, 2014

    I still have the awful ads everywhere but my extensions say I have noting installed...
    I opened add or remove programs and they're still nothing...how do I still have the ads?

  2. cat Mar 20, 2015

    i have the same problem as jason

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