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SpywareStrike 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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SpywareStrike is a rogue anti-spyware program that can get inside your computer through a trojan without you being aware of it. Once inside your system, SpywareStrike will show fake security messages that your computer system is in danger and will ask you to download and pay for the full SpywareStrike version in order to eliminate the threat. SpywareStrike may also download and install additional malware inside your computer system without your knowledge or consent. It is highly recommended to remove SpywareStrike from your machine.

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

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


Detection of SpywareStrike (Recommended)

SpywareStrike is difficult to detect and remove. SpywareStrike is not likely to be removed through a convenient "uninstall" feature. SpywareStrike, 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 SpywareStrike and other spyware, adware, trojans and viruses on your computer.

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

Method of Infection

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

Another method of distributing SpywareStrike 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 SpywareStrike on your system. SpywareStrike 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 SpywareStrike, use this SpyHunter Spyware dectection tool to detect SpywareStrike and other common Spyware infections. After detection of SpywareStrike, the next advised step is to remove SpywareStrike with the purchase of the SpyHunter Spyware removal tool.


SpywareStrike 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 SpywareStrike from your computer.

Remedies and Prevention

SpywareStrike, as well as other Spyware, are constantly evolving and becoming more advanced to avoid detection. SpywareStrike 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 SpywareStrike, 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 SpywareStrike and other types of spyware.

Remove SpywareStrike manually

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


  • spywarestrike.exe
  • ss_setup.exe
  • mssearchnet.exe
  • nvctrl.exe


  • netwrap.dll
  • replmap.dll
  • wiatwain.dll

Other Files

  • hp[X].tmp
  • SpywareStrike
  • SpywareStrike.lnk
  • SpywareStrike 2.5.lnk
  • SpywareStrike 2.5 Website.lnk
  • Uninstall SpywareStrike 2.5.lnk

Registry Keys

  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionRunSpywareStrike
  • 27150F81-0877-42E9-AF13-55E5A3439A26
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOTAppIDspywarestrike.exe
  • 2C15CDEA-3EF4-4405-90B0-19A1389B36ED
  • 3115A433-3FA0-483B-AB01-2A61C951FE58
  • 51FEFA9C-1D5A-41C4-81FE-8C0FBE9254F0
  • 5CCC8D01-9F75-4F07-9ACF-DEB314176C79
  • 5E7BF614-960B-4A1F-9236-9EC01AC4C5E2
  • 66F0AC1C-DED5-4965-9E31-39788DF1B264
  • 849E056A-D67A-431E-9370-2275F26D39B5
  • 8B7AFBFD-631C-45BA-9145-F059EB58DD73
  • AFEB8519-0B8B-4023-8C15-FFB17D5225F9
  • BA9CC151-4581-438E-94AF-4C703201B7CA
  • BC74C336-FF2C-40C9-AD4E-3772C208406B
  • BDF00F24-A571-4392-95EC-04FDFF82A82C
  • C4E953E6-770E-4F59-A5E3-43E9F0D682E2
  • E0105E7C-D0C4-4DEA-AA21-B02F2960ECAF
  • ED39CB7C-1BF6-429B-A275-F183B4A3EFCB
  • F23AA637-31D5-4526-B5C6-9FF89E16202C
  • C1A4C0C9-DBD0-493A-93F8-0B05EDC96224
  • 70F17C8C-1744-41B6-9D07-575DB448DCC5
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionAppPathsspywarestrike.exe
  • 0A4AF3E9A644EE5C8
  • IA4AF3E9A644EE5C8
  • K7C0DB872A3F777C0
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionUninstallSpywareStrike
  • AppID\70F17C8C-1744-41B6-9D07-575DB448DCC5
  • AppID\SpywareStrike.EXE
  • Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\App Paths\SpywareStrike.exe

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