MyStart Social Toolbar

MyStart Social Toolbar Description

MyStart Social Toolbar Image 1MyStart Social Toolbar is a potentially unwanted toolbar created by Visicom Media Inc. which, after installation on the Web browser, may collect and store information about the computer user's surfing routine and transfer this data to Visicom so they can suggest services or display advertisements via the toolbar. MyStart Social Toolbar may embed a browser extension that gives the functionality of the computer user's favorite social networking websites such as Facebook, Twitter, Youtube, Flickr, LinkedIn, and MySpace. MyStart Social Toolbar may permit the computer user to quickly access social networking websites with shortcuts, read social news, carry out online searches, and take advantage of the integrated social tools to communicate with friends on Facebook or Twitter. However, MyStart Social Toolbar may also lead to undesired actions on the PC. MyStart Social Toolbar may reroute PC users to relevant websites that may show pop-up advertisements.

Technical Information

File System Details

MyStart Social Toolbar creates the following file(s):
# File Name Size MD5
1 C:\Program Files\mystarttb\mystarttb.dll
2 MyStartSocialToolbar.exe 1,933,848 0f7092623abe83ebd349eab5a8a97779

Registry Details

MyStart Social Toolbar creates the following registry entry or registry entries:
Regexp file mask
%PROGRAMFILES%\Mozilla Firefox\browser\searchplugins\mystarttb.xml
%PROGRAMFILES(x86)%\Mozilla Firefox\browser\searchplugins\mystarttb.xml
File name without path
Registry key
Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Approved Extensions\{1244DEB4-BA40-4A06-94F9-90038436B581}
Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Approved Extensions\{2FA12491-DDD9-4C20-BB08-C26DE8F347A1}
Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Approved Extensions\{CCB24E92-62C4-4C53-95D2-65F9EED476BC}
Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\DOMStorage\
SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Toolbar\{2fa12491-ddd9-4c20-bb08-c26de8f347a1}
SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Toolbar\{ccb24e92-62c4-4c53-95d2-65f9eed476bc}
SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Browser Helper Objects\{ccb24e92-62c4-4c53-95d2-65f9eed476bc}
SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Toolbar\{2fa12491-ddd9-4c20-bb08-c26de8f347a1}
SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Toolbar\{ccb24e92-62c4-4c53-95d2-65f9eed476bc}

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