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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:

GUIMinimalWizard.exe
ExportInterpreterODBC.exe
FirmwareJAVAMySQL.exe
BIOSDLCWiget.exe
RegFltrX64.sys
BIOSFinderFunction.exe
wauctla.exe
ClipboardDirect3dPublic.exe
ContextualStartTrash.exe
PirritService.exe
AddonRepositoryScreenshot.exe
APIGammaSymbolic.exe
ApplicationCommandShareware.exe
AddonRuntimeWindows.exe
DesktopRepositorySnapshot.exe
ClassCompilerProcess.exe
Direct3dDirectXWord.exe
MacroMinimalSoftware.exe
FormatSchemaWYSIWYG.exe
CronIconWindows.exe
DebuggerMotionMotion.exe
GUIRootSoftware.exe
FAT32RootSprite.exe
CompileSnapshotText.exe
ExportFunctionGamma.exe
DashboardIconWin32.exe
CodecFormatMySQL.exe
GUpdater.exe
DirectXFinderUtility.exe
ClipboardDirect3dOCR.exe
DriverFreewareOS.exe
CGICompilerIcon.exe
DesktopEncondingJAVA.exe
DebuggerMacroSyntax.exe
MacroProgramPublic.exe
CompilerCronInteractive.exe
DirectXODBCPython.exe
DefaultGammaTooltip.exe
PirritDesktop.exe
DashboardMacroMotion.exe
JAVAODBCSprite.exe
CronDOSJRE.exe
FunctionMBRScreenshot.exe
RegFltrX86.sys
DirectXFolderSnapshot.exe
DatabaseKernelSnapshot.exe
DefaultGUIRoot.exe
DefaultFunctionOpen.exe
NativePythonSchema.exe
FileMemorySprite.exe
FormatGUIODBC.exe
FileGammaPerl.exe
PirritSuggestor-bho.dll
GUIKeyboardRuntime.exe
APIBackupPath.exe
KernelPerlPrivacy.exe
FreewareProcessRecycle.exe
winvxm.exe
Direct3dDriverProgram.exe
Direct3dMinimalScrolling.exe
InterpreterScreenshotTask.exe
ExportKernelRecycle.exe
CronDirect3dWinsock.exe
CGINetWin32.exe
CompilerProcessRuntime.exe
CursorFreewareSprite.exe
DashboardFreewarePerl.exe
ClipboardDaemonRecycle.exe
LogOSPerl.exe
AddonProcessSchema.exe
JAVAPathPrivacy.exe
NativeProgramRuby.exe
BackupMotionShareware.exe
CompileFolderIcon.exe
DashboardMemoryRoot.exe
ProcessTaskThumbnail.exe
MotionScreenshotWizard.exe
DesktopPathWinsock.exe
ApplicationBackupPublic.exe
FileImportProgram.exe
EncondingOCRWiget.exe
MacroMotionWizard.exe
FAT32MotionScreenshot.exe
IconMySQLPath.exe
AddonRecycleScript.exe
AutoUpdater.exe
ArchiveFirmwareMacro.exe
DriverProgramSoftware.exe
PrivacyRootStart.exe
handle.exe
CompileMinimalSnapshot.exe
DefaultExportInterpreter.exe
JAVAMemoryPython.exe
DatabaseKernelProgram.exe
FrozenKeyboardTask.exe
FAT32MBRRoot.exe
DebugFAT32Shareware.exe
WinRST.exe
FolderKernelRaw.exe
ControlDLCODBC.exe

Pirrit DLL's to remove:

PirritSuggestor-bho.dll

Pirrit processes to kill:

BIOSDLCWiget.exe
BackupMotionShareware.exe
FormatSchemaWYSIWYG.exe
Direct3dDirectXWord.exe
DefaultGUIRoot.exe
WinRST.exe
NativeProgramRuby.exe
DatabaseKernelProgram.exe
FreewareProcessRecycle.exe
ClassCompilerProcess.exe
FunctionMBRScreenshot.exe
FileImportProgram.exe
FrozenKeyboardTask.exe
CompileFolderIcon.exe
AddonRecycleScript.exe
DriverProgramSoftware.exe
ProcessTaskThumbnail.exe
ExportFunctionGamma.exe
GUIMinimalWizard.exe
DriverFreewareOS.exe
Direct3dDriverProgram.exe
CronIconWindows.exe
CursorFreewareSprite.exe
ApplicationBackupPublic.exe
DashboardFreewarePerl.exe
MacroProgramPublic.exe
ContextualStartTrash.exe
wauctla.exe
Direct3dMinimalScrolling.exe
IconMySQLPath.exe
handle.exe
ApplicationCommandShareware.exe
FolderKernelRaw.exe
PirritDesktop.exe
EncondingOCRWiget.exe
DefaultExportInterpreter.exe
DebugFAT32Shareware.exe
CGICompilerIcon.exe
DesktopRepositorySnapshot.exe
DirectXODBCPython.exe
ExportKernelRecycle.exe
CompileSnapshotText.exe
ClipboardDirect3dOCR.exe
CronDOSJRE.exe
DebuggerMotionMotion.exe
AddonProcessSchema.exe
GUpdater.exe
ControlDLCODBC.exe
NativePythonSchema.exe
MacroMotionWizard.exe
DesktopPathWinsock.exe
ArchiveFirmwareMacro.exe
PirritService.exe
DefaultGammaTooltip.exe
FormatGUIODBC.exe
FileGammaPerl.exe
ClipboardDaemonRecycle.exe
DesktopEncondingJAVA.exe
CompileMinimalSnapshot.exe
InterpreterScreenshotTask.exe
JAVAMemoryPython.exe
FAT32MotionScreenshot.exe
DashboardMemoryRoot.exe
CGINetWin32.exe
GUIRootSoftware.exe
DashboardMacroMotion.exe
CronDirect3dWinsock.exe
APIBackupPath.exe
DirectXFolderSnapshot.exe
GUIKeyboardRuntime.exe
FirmwareJAVAMySQL.exe
BIOSFinderFunction.exe
MotionScreenshotWizard.exe
APIGammaSymbolic.exe
ExportInterpreterODBC.exe
LogOSPerl.exe
AutoUpdater.exe
PrivacyRootStart.exe
AddonRepositoryScreenshot.exe
MacroMinimalSoftware.exe
winvxm.exe
FileMemorySprite.exe
CompilerProcessRuntime.exe
FAT32MBRRoot.exe
DefaultFunctionOpen.exe
AddonRuntimeWindows.exe
DirectXFinderUtility.exe
ClipboardDirect3dPublic.exe
DashboardIconWin32.exe
KernelPerlPrivacy.exe
CodecFormatMySQL.exe
JAVAODBCSprite.exe
CompilerCronInteractive.exe
JAVAPathPrivacy.exe
FAT32RootSprite.exe
DatabaseKernelSnapshot.exe
DebuggerMacroSyntax.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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