True to its name, SaltarSmart is an adware application that functions as a plugin that is supposed to improve your online shopping experience. You could also be familiar with the similar applications under the names of BrowseFox, LemurLeap Virus, SwiftDeals and so on.
Although quite a few users think that this adware application is a malicious computer infection, it is not exactly the case, as computer security experts usually categorize SaltarSmart as potentially unwanted program. Due to the fact, that users quite often install this program without even realizing it, security experts encourage to remove SaltarSmart from affected computers to avoid potential security issues.
Just like with many other potentially unwanted programs and adware applications, SaltarSmart may arrive at your computer in a variety of ways. For one, it is possible to download the program at saltarsmart.biz, but probably the more common way involves downloading the application bundled with shareware from third party websites. Or sometimes, various free applications can be bundled with such additional plugins as from the very start. This means you need to be attentive during freeware installation, and check all the setup steps accurately. Otherwise you may end up installing a program you neither need nor want.
It means that the plugin may be exploited by malicious third parties if only they know how to do it. That is not to say that once SaltarSmart is installed you will get infected with malware immediately, but that could be one of the outcomes, and in order to prevent it, you should uninstall SaltarSmart from your computer.
Windows Vista & Windows 7
Manual removal is most probably not enough to remove everything related to SaltarSmart from your computer, so afterwards do scan your PC with SpyHunter free scanner to check for any residual files that need to be deleted.
|#||File Name||File Size (Bytes)||File Hash|
|1||tStLib.sys||55232 bytes||MD5: a6a3442b215a911f489be156a4ba2d60|
|2||SaltarSmartozr.exe||222720 bytes||MD5: 75a42d100585d793425a1175dc4a21de|
|3||updateSaltarSmart.exe||206624 bytes||MD5: 59d0e2c3acedb54adfc5917d230ee225|
|4||utilSaltarSmart.exe||65312 bytes||MD5: 1187b149e1416559da9731f1cac2081e|
|5||SaltarSmart_Setup.exe||919704 bytes||MD5: 107c18ce8c285e521833fe2e95729df6|
|#||Process Name||Process Filename||Main module size|