Threat Database Adware SpeedItApp


By CagedTech in Adware

Threat Scorecard

Threat Level: 20 % (Normal)
Infected Computers: 22
First Seen: December 30, 2014
Last Seen: May 2, 2022
OS(es) Affected: Windows

SpeedItApp is another addition to various Possibly Unwanted Programs developed by Virtue Interactive LTD such as SpeedCheckMe, SpeedEru, Rapidup and SpeedApp, among others. SpeedItApp is related to adware that may bombard the computer with unwanted pop-up advertisements and banners. SpeedItApp may add its own toolbar/plug-in on the affected Web browser including Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Internet Explorer and other popular Web browsers. SpeedItApp may enter the PC without the computer knowledge because SpeedItApp may distribute and enter the PC via bundled free programs that computer users download from the Internet. SpeedItApp may change default system settings, substitute the default homepage and search engine, change desktop background or open a new tab window with a questionable website. SpeedItApp may exhibit recurrent pop-up advertisements, messages and banners within search results in any genuine search provider. SpeedItApp may reduce the PC's performance, make the machine work slower than normal, and may even cause the Web browser or the machine to crash. SpeedItApp may automatically open unknown websites in the Web browser of the computer.

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Registry Details

SpeedItApp may create the following registry entry or registry entries:
SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Schedule\CompatibilityAdapter\Signatures\SpeeditApp Update.job
SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Schedule\CompatibilityAdapter\Signatures\SpeeditApp Update.job.fp

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