What is Primary Result? – 40% Anti-Virus Detection Rate

Hello guys and gals. Just a short post on an adware called Primary Result. Found this while reviewing some of the files recently submitted to FreeFixer. This is a BrowseFox variant.

Of the 57 anti-virus scanners at VirusTotal, 23 detected the file. The Primary Result files are detected as Adware.SwiftBrowse.CH by BitDefender, Tool.NetFilter.313 by DrWeb, W64/A-59c9c70a!Eldorado by F-Prot, HS_BROWSEFOX.SM by TrendMicro and HS_BROWSEFOX.SM by TrendMicro-HouseCall.

Primary Result anti-virus report

If you are using FreeFixer to remove Primary Result, just look for files digitally signed by Primary Result.

Do you also have Primary Result on your system? Any idea how it was installed? Please share your story the comments below. Thank you very much!

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