What is GoldTip.bin?

GoldTip.bin is usually located in the 'c:\users\%USERNAME%\appdata\local\' folder.

Some of the anti-virus scanners at VirusTotal detected GoldTip.bin.

If you have additional information about the file, please share it with the FreeFixer users by posting a comment at the bottom of this page.

Vendor and version information [?]

GoldTip.bin does not have any version or vendor information.

Digital signatures [?]

GoldTip.bin is not signed.

VirusTotal report

39 of the 68 anti-virus programs at VirusTotal detected the GoldTip.bin file. That's a 57% detection rate.

ScannerDetection Name
Antiy-AVL RiskWare[WebToolbar]/Win32.Linkury
Arcabit Adware.Linkury.CV
Avast Win32:Adware-gen [Adw]
AVG Win32:Adware-gen [Adw]
AVware Trojan.Win32.Generic!BT
BitDefender Trojan.ScriptKD.3185
CAT-QuickHeal Adware.Linkury.S200179
CrowdStrike malicious_confidence_90% (D)
Cybereason malicious.18c7cc
Cyren W32/S-2fbbd27d!Eldorado
DrWeb Trojan.DownLoader24.7290
Emsisoft Trojan.ScriptKD.3185 (B)
Endgame malicious (high confidence)
ESET-NOD32 a variant of MSIL/Toolbar.Linkury.AV potentially unwanted
F-Prot W32/S-2fbbd27d!Eldorado
F-Secure Adware.Linkury.CV
GData Adware.Linkury.CV
Ikarus AdWare.Linkury
Invincea heuristic
K7AntiVirus Adware ( 004f94a61 )
K7GW Adware ( 004f94a61 )
Kaspersky not-a-virus:HEUR:AdWare.Win32.Linkury.gen
Malwarebytes Adware.Linkury
MAX malware (ai score=80)
McAfee Adware-Linkury
McAfee-GW-Edition BehavesLike.Win32.AdwareLinkury.tc
Microsoft Trojan:Win32/Azden.B!cl
MicroWorld-eScan Trojan.ScriptKD.3185
NANO-Antivirus Riskware.Win32.Linkury.exeuuk
Qihoo-360 Win32/Virus.Adware.00e
SentinelOne static engine - malicious
Sophos Linkury (PUA)
SUPERAntiSpyware Adware.Linkury/Variant
VBA32 Adware.Linkury
VIPRE Trojan.Win32.Generic!BT
Webroot W32.Adware.Adknowledge
Yandex PUA.Toolbar.Linkury!
Zillya Trojan.GenericKD.Win32.43711
ZoneAlarm not-a-virus:HEUR:AdWare.Win32.Linkury.gen
39 of the 68 anti-virus programs detected the GoldTip.bin file.

GoldTip.bin removal instructions

The instructions below shows how to remove GoldTip.bin with help from the FreeFixer removal tool. Basically, you install FreeFixer, scan your computer, check the GoldTip.bin file for removal, restart your computer and scan it again to verify that GoldTip.bin has been successfully removed. Here are the removal instructions in more detail:

  1. Download and install FreeFixer: http://www.freefixer.com/download.html
  2. Start FreeFixer and press the Start Scan button. The scan will finish in approximately five minutes.
    Screenshot of Start Scan button
  3. When the scan is finished, locate GoldTip.bin in the scan result and tick the checkbox next to the GoldTip.bin file. Do not check any other file for removal unless you are 100% sure you want to delete it. Tip: Press CTRL-F to open up FreeFixer's search dialog to quickly locate GoldTip.bin in the scan result.
    Red arrow point on the unwanted file
  4. Scroll down to the bottom of the scan result and press the Fix button. FreeFixer will now delete the GoldTip.bin file.
    Screenshot of Fix button
  5. Restart your computer.
  6. Start FreeFixer and scan your computer again. If GoldTip.bin still remains in the scan result, proceed with the next step. If GoldTip.bin is gone from the scan result you're done.
  7. If GoldTip.bin still remains in the scan result, check its checkbox again in the scan result and click Fix.
  8. Restart your computer.
  9. Start FreeFixer and scan your computer again. Verify that GoldTip.bin no longer appear in the scan result.
Please select the option that best describe your thoughts on the removal instructions given above

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