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File: chrome-extension_blgkblimeaijgefaoiedchmmemmikpdg_0.localstorage-journal

Location of chrome-extension_blgkblimeaijgefaoiedchmmemmikpdg_0.localstorage-journal and Associated Malware

Check whether chrome-extension_blgkblimeaijgefaoiedchmmemmikpdg_0.localstorage-journal is present in the following locations:

Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Server 2003 specific chrome-extension_blgkblimeaijgefaoiedchmmemmikpdg_0.localstorage-journal file locations:

  • C:\Documents And Settings\USER_NAME\Local Settings\Application Data\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Local Storage\chrome-extension_blgkblimeaijgefaoiedchmmemmikpdg_0.localstorage-journal

Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008, Windows 7, Windows 8 specific chrome-extension_blgkblimeaijgefaoiedchmmemmikpdg_0.localstorage-journal file locations:

  • C:\Users\USER_NAME\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Local Storage\chrome-extension_blgkblimeaijgefaoiedchmmemmikpdg_0.localstorage-journal

If you find chrome-extension_blgkblimeaijgefaoiedchmmemmikpdg_0.localstorage-journal file in any of these locations, your computer is very likely to be infected with the following malware:

IMPORTANT: Malware files can be camouflaged with the same file names as legitimate files. The chrome-extension_blgkblimeaijgefaoiedchmmemmikpdg_0.localstorage-journal file is associated with malware only if found in the locations listed above.


Different Variations of chrome-extension_blgkblimeaijgefaoiedchmmemmikpdg_0.localstorage-journal File^

File SizeFile Md5Last Seen
670425B6F809B0257448F0FAD3C189E0795CMay 21, 2014
980024529266E36B04FFC407D23D46AE66ECJun 5, 2014
360838421A9F13D8B9CF8E50F2A2B70808FAJun 8, 2014
10832666ACD0313C84007B1AA03C9DFF89D05Jun 23, 2014
98008D5E3EDC301590F776C226832B09C909Jul 8, 2014
15992E40840F59E9B0E6C0D72244AABC080FFJul 13, 2014
16384D8F4F0FD1F1F7D8A67CEB147A16F0D4EJul 17, 2014
118640D4D86EC25F225F09949F432E177F291Jul 29, 2014
118642AAD2A58580B479D8A6EB523B0A6C0E8Jul 30, 2014
118645BA00321CCEE6A858F08D6BF610FB61AAug 21, 2014
11864DAE4C47825AAD90F1EC910AB96E5E12CSep 5, 2014
13928B2F864C9B74C042BAB05C65524B8B928Sep 16, 2014
16384D9352563205CD5EA751437662E4A2E58Oct 6, 2014
1186458F2FA7B9AFC2F897014D216177DB23AOct 14, 2014
6704DFCB38E69FAFC79EB79A33C50577397BOct 20, 2014
13928A199E42ECD28566852B45B5EEB817DBEOct 23, 2014
98006BE77FFC4B9D9C5E58556B58DE6103F6Oct 30, 2014
139289AF8C0F475043BF861C74A2C062694D8Nov 5, 2014
3608DCCB096C9BB6C0C1C9D41E2D27BFEAC8Nov 6, 2014
16384F7A4572F2C7CD85F0BC5930BCAD51E39Nov 9, 2014
16384700C778F093757B2DA65890E4F76F907Mar 11, 2015
163845F77FC2FBC4375157D49AF154DDA9D80Apr 2, 2015
163848453A7B9F29324EE20D2A283FFA6BA7EApr 17, 2015
11864C454090A96706B2DD4C79475E09D5647Jun 10, 2015
163844E0CE1244D62E10C953146B82B011DFFJul 27, 2015
163840139F51C509217128F71668786FD0420Nov 27, 2015
16384162C1421B31E257C8B235275BB943DDDDec 13, 2015
1638442DEA29873B5985C4937F2EF85E25D20Jun 9, 2016
159923BCA592909219C4646CCE610A76694B1Jul 25, 2016
1638414A3EFA4EA035801224114FF6ED5E540Sep 2, 2016
16384CE3242C0202184560B30644657273282Sep 24, 2016
163844E5D123B9D345146E47D51233A02CE5BSep 27, 2016
163842319917FD9A752B73A4EF5854F89767CJan 15, 2017

Why Is It Important to Remove Malware Files?^

It is imperative that you delete malware-associated files as soon as possible because they can be used - or are already being used - to inflict serious damage on your PC, including:

  • Disrupting the normal functioning of the operating system or rendering it completely useless.
  • Hijacking valuable private information (credit card numbers, passwords, PIN codes, etc.)
  • Directing all your Web searches to the same unwanted or malicious sites.
  • Dramatically slowing down your computer.
  • Gaining total control of your PC to spread viruses and trojans and send out spam.

How to Remove chrome-extension_blgkblimeaijgefaoiedchmmemmikpdg_0.localstorage-journal^

  1. To enable deleting the chrome-extension_blgkblimeaijgefaoiedchmmemmikpdg_0.localstorage-journal file, terminate the associated process in the Task Manager as follows:
    • Right-click in the Windows taskbar (a bar that appears along the bottom of the Windows screen) and select Task Manager on the menu.
    • In the Tasks Manager window, click the Processes tab.
    • On the Processes tab, select chrome-extension_blgkblimeaijgefaoiedchmmemmikpdg_0.localstorage-journal and click End Process.
  2. Using your file explorer, browse to the file using the paths listed in Location of chrome-extension_blgkblimeaijgefaoiedchmmemmikpdg_0.localstorage-journal and Associated Malware.
  3. Select the file and press SHIFT+Delete on the keyboard.
  4. Click Yes in the confirm deletion dialog box.
  5. Repeat steps 2-4 for each location listed in Location of chrome-extension_blgkblimeaijgefaoiedchmmemmikpdg_0.localstorage-journal and Associated Malware.
  6. Notes:

    • The deletion of chrome-extension_blgkblimeaijgefaoiedchmmemmikpdg_0.localstorage-journal will fail if it is locked; that is, it is in use by some application (Windows will display a corresponding message). For instructions on deleting locked files, see Deleting Locked Files.
    • The deletion of chrome-extension_blgkblimeaijgefaoiedchmmemmikpdg_0.localstorage-journal will fail if your Windows uses the NT File System (NTFS) and you have no write rights for the file. Request your system administrator to grant you write rights for the file.

Deleting Locked Files^

You can delete locked files with the RemoveOnReboot utility. You can install the RemoveOnReboot utility from here.

After you delete a locked file, you need to delete all the references to the file in Windows registry.

To delete a locked file:

  1. Right-click on the file and select Send To -> Remove on Next Reboot on the menu.
  2. Restart your computer.

The file will be deleted on restart.

Note: In the case of complex viruses that can replicate themselves, malware files can reappear in the same locations even after you have deleted those files and restarted your computer. Exterminate It! Antimalware can effectively eradicate such viruses from your computer.

To remove all registry references to a chrome-extension_blgkblimeaijgefaoiedchmmemmikpdg_0.localstorage-journal malware file:

  1. On the Windows Start menu, click Run.
  2. In the Open box, type regedit and click OK. The Registry Editor window opens.
  3. On the Edit menu, select Find.
  4. In the Find dialog box, type chrome-extension_blgkblimeaijgefaoiedchmmemmikpdg_0.localstorage-journal. The name of the first found registry value referencing chrome-extension_blgkblimeaijgefaoiedchmmemmikpdg_0.localstorage-journal is highlighted in the right pane of the Registry Editor window.
  5. Right-click the registry value name and select Delete on the menu.
  6. Click Yes in the Confirm Value Delete dialog box.
  7. To delete all other references to chrome-extension_blgkblimeaijgefaoiedchmmemmikpdg_0.localstorage-journal, repeat steps 4-6.
IMPORTANT: Malware files can masquerade as legitimate files by using the same file names. To avoid deleting a harmless file, ensure that the Value column for the registry value displays exactly one of the paths listed in Location of chrome-extension_blgkblimeaijgefaoiedchmmemmikpdg_0.localstorage-journal and Associated Malware.