Home How it works Support Boost Connect Download

Boost Connect

Uncovering the DNA of programs.
Good programs    
Fair programs  
Bad programs 

What is littlehook.exe?

Part of BullGuard by BullGuard Ltd.

What is it?

BullGuard Spamfilter Loader Helper is part of the BullGuard security line of programs which uses behavioural detection along with traditional signature-based detection to identify viruses and other malware and remove it from your PC.
Description of littlehook.exe from BullGuard Ltd.
The all-new design and intuitive layout make it simple for you to run a quick scan, adjust protection levels, back up your files, customize your settings and more. Everything is just one click from the main BullGuard home screen. Our latest version of Antivirus includes Behavioural Detection, which spots new viruses by how they act on your computer. Together with Signature-based Detection, which deals with known malware, they make up a multi-layered defence system for your PC that’s virtually impenetrable. Protect your computer from unwanted hackers and identity thieves. The Firewall protects you against network attacks and prevents cyber crooks from entering your system. Don’t lose time sorting out annoying spam messages! Let BullGuard Spamfilter keep out junk mail and e-mail scams, like phishing attempts, virus spreading and foreign language spam.
Download Boost (100% FREE) Speed up BullGuard and optimize your PC.

How does littlehook.exe run?

Process - littlehook.exe is an instance of a running program. This 64-bit program executes with the privileges as the currently logged in user account. littlehook.exe is executed by the process bullguard.exe (BullGuard by BullGuard Ltd).


What is the community is seeing?What is the community is doing?
About 0.1% of all Boost users have the littlehook.exe process running.Of the 0.1% of littlehook.exe users, 19.0% have disabled it.
How resource intensive is littlehook.exe?
Comparison based on the average resource utilization across all programs.
0.00004% CPU410.2%
Average CPU utilization across all programs is 0.00001%.
     716 KB RAM3.2%
Average private memory utilization across all programs is 21.53 MB.
 1 /min0.0%
Average I/O read and write operations for all programs is 2,253 per minute.
         4 GDI objects2.7%
Average number of GUI GDI and USER objects for all programs is 150.
Typical file (disk image) location:
C:\Program Files\bullguard ltd\bullguard backup\files32\spamfilter\littlehook.exe

Are there other versions of BullGuard?

What else is related?

What Windows OS versions does this run on?

Windows 8.1 (6.2.9200.0)

About BullGuard Ltd.

BullGuard is a UK-based, privately held software company that produces internet security products for home users and small businesses. The first version of Bull More...
Download Boost

File details

File name: littlehook.exe
Publisher: BullGuard Ltd. (verified)
Name: BullGuard
Description: BullGuard Spamfilter Loader Helper
Product version:
Size: 222.33 KB

Digital certificate

Issued to: BullGuard Ltd.
Certificate authority: GlobalSign nv-sa
Effective date: 10/28/2010
Expiration date: 10/28/2013

Resource utilization

CPU utilization averages
Total CPU: 0.0001934844%
Privileged CPU: 0.0001524693%
User CPU: 0.00004101512847%
Privileged CPU time: 171875 ms
Privileged CPU time /min: 133 ms
CPU cycle count: 976,253,289
CPU cycle count /min: 755,687
Memory utilization averages
Committed memory: 40.17 MB
Peak committed memory: 40.59 MB
Paged memory: 716 KB
Peak paged memory: 716 KB
Paged system memory: 81.17 KB
Non-paged system memory: 5.73 KB
Working set memory: 2.71 MB
Peak working set memory: 3.46 MB
Min working set memory: 2.71 MB
Private memory: 716 KB
Page faults: 945
Page faults /min: 1
Process I/O averages
Total read operations: 1
Read operations /min: 1
Total read transfer: 11.75 KB
Read transfer /min: 9 Bytes
Total other operations: 390
Other operations /min: 1
Total other transfer: 2.02 KB
Other Transfer /min: 2 Bytes
GUI Object Averages
GDI objects: 4
Peak GDI objects: 4
USER objects: 2
Peak USER objects: 3
Handle count average: 30
Thread count average: 1

Process details

Runs as (owner): User
Integrety level: Medium
Windows platform: 64-bit
Parent Process
Process Command
"C:\Program Files\BullGuard Ltd\BullGuard\files32\spamfilter\LittleHook.exe"

Image hashes

MD5: d7cbee0aea5f20a1ecb45a2750570e56
SHA-1: f7b22235975295c19161c22c071b97e8fe5f6ea3

PE image details

File packed: No
Stay up to date with news about Boost
Subscribe to our newsletter to receive the latest Boost news and discounts.
© 2016 Reason Software Company Inc.
228 Park Ave S #74122 New York, NY 10003
(646) 664-1038 | info@boostbyreason.com
How it works Privacy Terms Support Contact Download Donate Reason Software, the makers of Boost logo

Download Boost and enjoy your PC.

Increase your PC's performance.
Remove unwanted crapware.
Reduce your boot time.
Identify and resolves crashes.
Download the FREE unlimited trial of Boost!
No spyware, no adware, no bundles, no tricks.

Save 40% on Boost

For a limited time, from now until Monday, October 24, 2016 you can purchase Boost for 40% off of the normal price, only $39.95 $24.95.
The instant online savings will be automatically applied during checkout.

100% Satisfaction Guarantee

Purchase with confidence. We stand behind Boost.
If for any reason you are not satisfied with your software purchase, simply contact our Customer Support within 30 days, and we'll refund the purchase price. We won't make you jump through hoops to get all your money back!