What is it?
SProtector has been detected as 'malware' by multiple antivirus products. TrendMicro classifies it as TROJ_GEN.RCBH1L8. ESET calls it a variant of Win32/SProtector.A. QuickHeal identifies SProtector.dll as Worm.SProtector.A3. Avast classifies it as a potentially unwanted program (PUP) Win32:SProtector-B [PUP] and DrWeb flags it as Adware.BGuard. The program, specifically the sprotector.dll file is loaded into Google Chrome and connects to the Internet.
How is sprotector.dll loaded?
|What is the community is seeing?||What is the community is doing?|
|About 0.1% of all Boost users have the sprotector.dll file.||Of the 0.1% of sprotector.dll users, 24.0% have disabled it.|
How resource intensive is the loaded module sprotector.dll?
Comparison based on the average resource utilization across all programs.
| 0.00004918% CPU4.1%|
Average thread CPU utilization across all loaded modules is 0.00120%.
Typical file (disk image) location:
Are there other versions of sprotector.dll?
What Windows OS versions does this run on?
Microsoft Windows XP (5.1.2600.196608)
Windows 7 Ultimate (6.1.7601.65536)
Windows 7 Home Basic (6.1.7601.65536)