Askyaya

It includes Elevated threats that are typically installed without adequate notice and consent, and may make unwanted changes to our system, such as reconfiguring our browser’s homepage and search settings. These threats may install advertising-related add-ons, including toolbars and search bars, or insert advertising-related components into the Winsock Layered Service Provider chain. These new add-ons and components may block or redirect our preferred network connections, and can negatively impact our computer’s performance and stability. Elevated threats may also collect, transmit, and share potentially sensitive data without adequate notice and consent.0

General information:

Malware Name:Askyaya
Malware Type:Browser Plug-in
Company Name:AskYaya
Company URL:http://askyaya.com/
Threat Level:Elevated Risk
Operating System:WIN XP
Installation Type:Installed through EXE
Operation:Time of After Installation

Company Description:

Search the Internet industry in the new global economy has become a hot moment, Oriental Net sincere Yaya shopping search. is a media holding company launched a website search engine products, as well as the development of Shanghai's Internet enterprises, operation of a search engine products. The company is a brand that userÆs advantages, regional advantages 8 Blue fan integration of digital technology to develop a prototype search engine, jointly set up by technical superiority. The company's main business is the shopping comparison search engine operation.

Spyware Description:

It includes Elevated threats that are typically installed without adequate notice and consent, and may make unwanted changes to our system, such as reconfiguring our browser’s homepage and search settings. These threats may install advertising-related add-ons, including toolbars and search bars, or insert advertising-related components into the Winsock Layered Service Provider chain. These new add-ons and components may block or redirect our preferred network connections, and can negatively impact our computer’s performance and stability. Elevated threats may also collect, transmit, and share potentially sensitive data without adequate notice and consent.0

Characteristics/Symptoms:

    -> It has a search function and provides search results for paid advertisers -> Track browsing habits -> Adds a third-party utility bar to the web browser -> Shows Advertisements -> Changes browser0

Additional information might be found here:

googleSearch at Google for Askyaya
bingSearch at Bing for Askyaya
yahooSearch at Yahoo for Askyaya

Processes Running:

File information Created after Installation:

File LocationSize (Bytes)Type
C:\WINDOWS\SYSSKIP.SRG1028SRG File
C:\WINDOWS\YayaBands.dll98896Application Extension
C:\WINDOWS\YayaVerAtl.dll166992Application Extension

Folder information Created after Installation:

Folder Location

Registry information Created after Installation:

Main Registry KeySub Registry KeyKey Value Name
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{C6ECE102-67CB-4541-8496-32EE9922F5DB}Comments
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{C6ECE102-67CB-4541-8496-32EE9922F5DB}InstallSource
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{C6ECE102-67CB-4541-8496-32EE9922F5DB}Language