protector.dll is usually located in the 'C:\WINDOWS\system32\' folder.
Some of the anti-virus scanners at VirusTotal detected protector.dll.
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protector.dll does not have any version or vendor information.
protector.dll is not signed.
18 of the 46 anti-virus programs at VirusTotal detected the protector.dll file. That's a 39% detection rate.
|ESET-NOD32||a variant of Win32/bProtector|
|K7AntiVirus||Trojan ( 004920731 )|
|K7GW||Trojan ( 004920731 )|
|McAfee Buy||RDN/Generic PUP.x!bq3|
The instructions below shows how to remove protector.dll with help from the FreeFixer removal tool. Basically, you install FreeFixer, scan your computer, check the protector.dll file for removal, restart your computer and scan it again to verify that protector.dll has been successfully removed. Here are the removal instructions in more detail:
protector.dll may also be located in other folders than C:\WINDOWS\system32\. The most common variants are listed below:
To help other users, please let us know what you will do with protector.dll:
The poll result listed below shows what users chose to do with protector.dll. 36% have voted for removal. Based on votes from 14 users.
NOTE: Please do not use this poll as the only source of input to determine what you will do with protector.dll. Only 14 users has voted so far so it does not offer a high degree of confidence.
Please share with the other users what you think about this file. What does this file do? Is it legitimate or something that your computer is better without? Do you know how it was installed on your system? Did you install it yourself or did it come bundled with some other software? Is it running smoothly or do you get some error message? Any information that will help to document this file is welcome. Thank you for your contributions.
I'm reading all new comments so don't hesitate to post a question about the file. If I don't have the answer perhaps another user can help you.
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