Title: Foghorn
Type: Trojans

Remove Foghorn
Removal instructions

Severity scale:Foghorn severity is 50  (50 / 100)
Foghorn is a trojan that downloads malicious parasites from the Internet and secretly installs them to the compromised system. Foghorn runs on every Windows startup. Foghorn properties:
• Connects itself to the internet
• Hides from the user
• Stays resident in background

Automatic Foghorn removal:

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SpyHunter is recommended remover to uninstall Foghorn. You should confirm using free trial that it detects current version of parasite.

Note: Manual assistance required means that one or all of removers were unable to remove parasite without some manual intervention, please read manual removal instructions below.

If you failed to remove Foghorn using SpyHunter, submit question to our support team and provide as much details as possible.
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Foghorn snapshot:

Foghorn manual removal:

Kill processes:
Delete registry values:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Windows\AppInit_DLLs\%System%\win_ak.dll
Delete files:
syst880.exe, win_ak.dll
Foghorn files can be found in the default system directory, which is one of the following: C:\Windows\System32, C:\Winnt\System32.

Geolocation of Foghorn:

This map reveals the prevalence of Foghorn. Countries and regions that have been affected the most are: United States, Australia, Canada, United Kingdom and Germany.

QR code for Foghorn removal instructions:

Foghorn qrcode
QR is short for Quick Response. They can be read quickly by the mobile phones. QR codes can store more data than standard barcodes, including url links, geo coordinates, and text.

The reason we add QR code to the website is that parasites like Foghorn are really hard to remove on infected computer. you can quicly scan the QR code with your mobile device and have manual removal instructions to uninstall Foghorn right in your pocket.

Simply use the QR scanner and read removal instructions from mobile device.
Information added: 2006-08-02 06:58:56
Information updated: 2006-08-02 06:58:56

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