sskbho.dll - Is sskbho.dll trojan, malware, or a virus?

what is sskbho.dll?
Purpose of sskbho.dll:



Process or task name:

Always double check your task spelling if you are concerned about spyware or viruses, as often they use similiar spelling for these windows processes and tasks: sskbho.dll

File type:
Dll program - Files that have a dll extension are called modules/functions or programs loaded into memory.

Purpose of this file:
The name of this program is known by "Adware.SurfSideKick". The main purpose of this file is do display pop-up advertisements to you (it also has multiple other files in the same folder), and it will also communicate with an external server to download popup program information. This dll file is considered adware or spywaer and should be removed or deleted if you do not want this annoying ads. Visit sskbho.dll for complete information on this task or process. If you would like help on other tasks or processes, you can view the entire process and task directory here.

What is the sskbho.dll location, where is it stored on my computer?
This is located on your hard drive at C:\Program Files\SurfSideKick 2\SskBho.dll


  • Is sskbho.dll spyware?
        Yes. This is considered a spyware related program.

  • Is this software task considered adware or malware?
        Yes. This is advertising related, so it is considered adware and may be causing popup windows on your computer.

  • Is sskbho.dll considered a virus or trojan?
        No, this windows task is not a virus or trojan program.

  • Would you recommend that I remove sskbho.dll?
        Yes, I would remove sskbho.dll if it was on my computer. If you wish to do this, and you get an error message because you cannot access it, you should first terminate the task in your tasklist and then attempt to add it to your recycle bin again.

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