What is smumhook.dll? Is smumhook.dll spyware or a virus?

How to fix smumhook.dll related problems?
1. Run Security Task Manager to check your smumhook process
2. Run Windows Repair Tool to repair smumhook.dll related Windows Errors
3. Run MalwareBytes to remove persistent malware

Process name: smumhook.dll

Product: Spyware Doctor or PC Tools Internet Security or Behavior Guard Add-on or AVG Free

Support: Help link [1][2]   Update link [1][2]   Uninstall tool  

Company: PC Tools (pctools.com)

File: smumhook.dll

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Users Opinions

Average user rating of smumhook.dll: based on 10 votes. Read also the 8 reviews.

  • 3014 users ask for this file. 4 users rated it as not dangerous. 3 users rated it as neutral. One user rated it as little bit dangerous. 2 users rated it as dangerous. 2 users didn't rate it ("don't know").

All comments about smumhook.dll:
Ungefährlich (Spyware Doctor)
Supposed to be a PC Tools file Henry
Why does it get linked in with a program build in Visula Studio 2005?
The process belongs to the software Spyware Doctor by PC Tools. File smumhook.dll should be a Verisign signed file.  See also: Link Cypher
looks like a Spyware Doctor component, still don't trust it! Tjaart
Do not know much besides it is associated with Spyware Doctor, Although I have heard bad things about Spyware Doctor, I assume it is not dangerous although I could be wrong...  See also: Link Beau D
It has been slowing down my laptop Ariosto
its not harmfull, its helpfull. without it, anti spyware program "spyware doctor" would not work correctly. awsome guy

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