Mirar

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Mirar Information
Type: Spyware
Analysis: Installs & gathers info from a PC without user permission.
Infection: By downloading freeware & shareware.
Symptoms: Changes PC settings, excessive popups & slow PC performance.
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Mirar, also known as Getmirar, is an Internet Explorer toolbar that displays advertisements based on the URLs and has been reported to stealth install. It has the ability to hide, and then re-emerge, making removal very difficult. Once executed, Mirar drops files into several system directories and modifies the registry in order to register itself as a browser add-on. The program may also install adware SaveNow on your system.

To check your computer for Mirar, download SpyHunter Spyware Detection Tool.

SpyHunter spyware detection tool is only a scanner meant to assist you in detecting Mirar and other threats. If you detect the presence of Mirar on your PC, you have the opportunity to purchase the SpyHunter removal tool to remove any traces of Mirar.

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Detection of Mirar (Recommended)

Mirar is difficult to detect and remove. Mirar is not likely to be removed through a convenient "uninstall" feature. Mirar, as well as other spyware, can re-install itself even after it appears to have been removed.

You also run the risk of damaging your computer since you're required to find and delete sensitive files in your system such as DLL files and registry keys. It is recommended you use a good spyware remover to remove Mirar and other spyware, adware, trojans and viruses on your computer.

Run a Mirar scan/check to successfully detect all Mirar files with the SpyHunter Spyware Detection Tool. If you wish to remove Mirar, you can either purchase the SpyHunter spyware removal tool to remove Mirar or follow the Mirar manual removal method provided in the "Remedies and Prevention" section.

Method of Infection

There are many ways your computer could get infected with Mirar. Mirar can come bundled with shareware or other downloadable software.

Another method of distributing Mirar involves tricking you by displaying deceptive pop-up ads that may appear as regular Windows notifications with links which look like buttons reading Yes and No. No matter which "button" that you click on, a download starts, installing Mirar on your system. Mirar installs on your computer through a trojan and may infect your system without your knowledge or consent.

If you think you may already be infected with Mirar, use this SpyHunter Spyware dectection tool to detect Mirar and other common Spyware infections. After detection of Mirar, the next advised step is to remove Mirar with the purchase of the SpyHunter Spyware removal tool.

Symptoms

Mirar may attempt to change your computer's desktop, hijack your browser, monitor your Internet browsing activities, change system files, and can do this without your knowledge or permission. Therefore, it is strongly recommended to remove all traces of Mirar from your computer.

Remedies and Prevention

Mirar, as well as other Spyware, are constantly evolving and becoming more advanced to avoid detection. Mirar along with its variants can install in different locations and even when you try to uninstall it you find they reappear when you reboot your computer.

Install a good anti-spyware software

When there's a large number of traces of Spyware, for example Mirar, that have infected a computer, the only remedy may be to automatically run a Spyware scan from a good anti-spyware software designed to detect Mirar and other types of spyware.

Remove Mirar manually

Another method to remove Mirar is to manually delete Mirar files in your system. Detect and remove the following Mirar files:

Processes

  • mirarsetup.exe
  • 875455-NOSB.exe

DLLs

  • windmy.dll
  • nn_bar.dll
  • nn_bar21.dll
  • nn_bar22.dll
  • nn_bar31.dll
  • winnb[X].dll
  • winnb40.dll
  • winnb41.dll

Other Files

  • installer.cab
  • mit3.tmp
  • mit3.tmp.cab

Registry Keys

  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionRunToolbarInstall=mirarsetup.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\software\microsoft\windows\currentversion\shareddlls c:\winnt\system32\windmy.dll
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\software\microsoft\windows\currentversion\shareddlls c:\winnt\downloaded program files\mirarsetup.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\software\microsoft\windows\currentversion\moduleusage\c:/winnt/system32/windmy.dll
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\software\microsoft\windows\currentversion\moduleusage\c:/winnt/downloaded program files/mirarsetup.exe
  • 9A9C9B68-F908-4AAB-8D0C-10EA8997F37E
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREClassesNN_Bar.NN_Bar_Helper
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREClassesNN_Bar.NN_Bar_Helper.1
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREClassesNN_Bar.NN_WebBand
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREClassesNN_Bar.NN_WebBand.1
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREClassesNN_Bar_Dummy.NN_BarDummy
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREClassesNN_Bar_Dummy.NN_BarDummy.1
  • 179E4B4A-76C3-4F65-BCED-C9FA1A28D2EF
  • 8A0DCBDA-6E20-489C-9041-C1E8A0352E75
  • 1037B06C-84B7-4240-8D80-485810A0497D
  • 224302B0-94E9-45C2-9E5B-BA989EE556E1
  • 54B287F9-FD90-4457-B65E-CB91560C021D
  • 6E4C7AFC-9915-4036-B7F9-8B3F1710788F
  • 566DEDE9-9ED8-45DA-9BE6-9B2EEAB17F49
  • F8310E7D-4C4D-46A4-A068-B5BB99411CC7
  • 4035DE1B-D54A-411E-9EE7-923295D2E86E
  • 753B9349-7E46-4E5C-A27F-A60A6BF1EAB5
  • 9A9C9B69-F908-4AAB-8D0C-10EA8997F37E

External links

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