What is powerscan.exe? Is powerscan.exe spyware or a virus?
Process name: PowerScan v
Product: PowerScan v
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|All comments about powerscan.exe: |
| || Foistware by Integrated Search Technologies that is behind the ISTbar parasite. ISTbar is an Internet Explorer toolbar, home page, and search hijacker. |
| hasan|| bad stuff .. comes with ie hijackers |
| jba|| spyware, often installs with sais.exe |
| || not much but it appeared on my hard drive along with ISTbar |
| veronica pearce|| while searching the internet, on entering a page, avg antivirus detected a trojan so i closed down and to my suprise i have a new program installed called powerscan, this was unasked for and done without my permission, avg detected, but did not control, so i am closing down now to do a full scan |
| Jerri|| pop ups and slow computer...don't know how it got installed on my computer... |
| Ztsur|| spy |
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