Hyves Toolbar

Hyves Toolbar Description

Hyves Toolbar is a potentially unwanted Google Chrome browser extension. Hyves Toolbar is a free Dutch social networking website. Hyves Toolbar may show a variety of messages on the Hyves website. By using Hyves Toolbar, there's no need for the computer user to check profile for incoming events. However, Hyves Toolbar may also lead to annoying activities on the PC. Hyves Toolbar may be integrated without the computer user's consent, or it may also propagate and invade the PC through bundled free programs that computer users can download from unreliable download websites. If the computer user is not attentive when downloading a free software, he may also unknowingly download Hyves Toolbar on the PC. Hyves Toolbar may modify the default browser settings and replace the default homepage, search engine or a new tab page with an affiliated website.

Aliases: W32/Softomate.A.gen!Eldorado [Authentium].

Technical Information

File System Details

Hyves Toolbar creates the following file(s):
# File Name Size MD5 Detection Count
1 %PROGRAMFILES%\HyvesToolbar\Hyves Toolbar\tbcore3.dll 2,751,488 38f00a7d56923ce42b79a5519ac1273a 1,130
More files

Registry Details

Hyves Toolbar creates the following registry entry or registry entries:
File name without path
http_hyvesgames.nl_0.localstorage
http_hyvesgames.nl_0.localstorage-journal
Registry key
SOFTWARE\Hyves
Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Approved Extensions\{10aa9c26-7054-4ad5-8281-29e811634cd4}
Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Approved Extensions\{13e6001d-2628-4eba-b8e1-36866e267eaf}
SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Hyves

Site Disclaimer

Enigmasoftware.com is not associated, affiliated, sponsored or owned by the malware creators or distributors mentioned on this article. This article should NOT be mistaken or confused in being associated in any way with the promotion or endorsement of malware. Our intent is to provide information that will educate computer users on how to detect, and ultimately remove, malware from their computer with the help of SpyHunter and/or manual removal instructions provided on this article.

This article is provided "as is" and to be used for educational information purposes only. By following any instructions on this article, you agree to be bound by the disclaimer. We make no guarantees that this article will help you completely remove the malware threats on your computer. Spyware changes regularly; therefore, it is difficult to fully clean an infected machine through manual means.

Leave a Reply

Please DO NOT use this comment system for support or billing questions. For SpyHunter technical support requests, please contact our technical support team directly by opening a customer support ticket via your SpyHunter. For billing issues, please refer to our "Billing Questions or Problems?" page. For general inquiries (complaints, legal, press, marketing, copyright), visit our "Inquiries and Feedback" page.


HTML is not allowed.