uninstall.lnk is associated with a dangerous computer parasite that attempts to violate your privacy by spying on you and stealing your confidential information or harm your system by running a devastating payload or spreading routine. The exact functionality of the uninstall.lnk file depends on the related parasite’s type and purpose. In any case, you should NOT open this file!
The uninstall.lnk file is installed and used by keylogger Family Key Logger. It is also related to other parasites such as keylogger Probot and keylogger Remote KeyLogger 126.96.36.199. These threats can use uninstall.lnk for different purposes, as the file’s functionality depends on a particular parasite it belongs to.
In some cases a presence of uninstall.lnk does not mean that your system is infected. The file may actually belong to some fully legitimate applications and therefore must stay intact. If you are in doubt, please scan the uninstall.lnk file using you regular spyware remover or antivirus program.
If your computer seems sluggish, or you are suffering from unwanted advertisements and redirects to unknown websites, we highly recommend you to scan it with reputable anti-spyware program. Do some FREE scan tests and check the system for unwanted applications that might be responsible for these problems.