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File: chrome-extension_njienacjggibaeolcbbjfnigbojkcggj_0.localstorage

Location of chrome-extension_njienacjggibaeolcbbjfnigbojkcggj_0.localstorage and Associated Malware

Check whether chrome-extension_njienacjggibaeolcbbjfnigbojkcggj_0.localstorage is present in the following locations:

Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Server 2003 specific chrome-extension_njienacjggibaeolcbbjfnigbojkcggj_0.localstorage file locations:

  • C:\Documents And Settings\USER_NAME\Local Settings\Application Data\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Local Storage\chrome-extension_njienacjggibaeolcbbjfnigbojkcggj_0.localstorage

Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008, Windows 7, Windows 8 specific chrome-extension_njienacjggibaeolcbbjfnigbojkcggj_0.localstorage file locations:

  • C:\Users\USER_NAME\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Local Storage\chrome-extension_njienacjggibaeolcbbjfnigbojkcggj_0.localstorage

If you find chrome-extension_njienacjggibaeolcbbjfnigbojkcggj_0.localstorage 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_njienacjggibaeolcbbjfnigbojkcggj_0.localstorage file is associated with malware only if found in the locations listed above.


Different Variations of chrome-extension_njienacjggibaeolcbbjfnigbojkcggj_0.localstorage File^

File SizeFile Md5Last Seen
14336909B3C2D3B77C69919558E29CABD2BD2May 13, 2014
174080DD9D8F43DCCEBE6CFAC05D24AEE4FF2May 29, 2014
133123A5C8DA68932F3C56C6F274FB63DC73AJun 12, 2014
18432D595B6A0D1DAAC84FCD46AF75CDDEDD6Jul 29, 2014
13312698628C2FCF37464AA0C6FD10405D849Aug 13, 2014
13312E022A48E0D2E1C989522E19A3E68CEF3Aug 24, 2014
2048012DD7DB75D1D441AD21C3DFCD4BD3B56Sep 8, 2014
9216F654225FBA8BF47FAE7F418A9A7D753ESep 14, 2014
24576A3C02848F319140AC2BF9197A020898FSep 16, 2014
21504042A2132ACA9C4D667028C06D9628008Sep 29, 2014
10240C72182A5309F5359195BF1E8845E7C34Oct 7, 2014
122883C0AF16E02106287F037BD8A922AEE79Nov 22, 2014
962568E9C7D63D66F4A85FD1BE58FF0E080A1Feb 2, 2015
11776063B3E27900E54E4ECAE66C3FC6EA46DEMar 31, 2015
20480ED4C83DA0F00D8DC108415AE1C7CCF0DMay 11, 2015
29696232C395EA6A5942675B0821A32AF3467May 12, 2015
174089CCB822E5A3EF80ADB371E9580E9B156Oct 8, 2015
468992C17D7B2ABA66D006009AA72CABDCAD64Oct 23, 2015
196096068FA15069F61B08E2E685C75F3227097Nov 4, 2015
1474560C4D71A25F45229C733A7C96971101959Mar 3, 2016
2326528CC111ACE1C5B838C7985972D8CC3CD71Mar 28, 2016
334233649795ED6C67C864792DF9176871DBA62May 13, 2016
1134592CF22CDC8BA801E634B02061B1D0496C9Jun 14, 2016
18432FC2392D9E6DA74F281838561C2A0128CJun 28, 2016
911364E1E9283ECB6C1636281DC4011CD940CAug 1, 2016
1003529F2233885D2E98365D19D6B8949016D7Aug 11, 2016
154624BECB06F9DCC24060FE4061251C01EE35Sep 10, 2016
13312F06C574100BF7566CDC2C9EEA0BE4B97Sep 17, 2016
1105927E3849F82EF91BB0DDB5DC823E8776C0Nov 2, 2016
1146885659FD646404C9112A63B85439C217BCNov 14, 2016
3604487AF8C52514FA5CDCF4A1D0ADEE03821CNov 16, 2016
13312512A890B1BAEF5EB4EBA28700B3472A2Dec 26, 2016
13035521FFF2C07AAF0B6233ACD2AE29863FDFBJan 23, 2017
107520F829585DD556525F8547AD4A05C0CB00Feb 5, 2017
107520A6AC60C5A2260E8326CFF2CB7DAF4DA9Apr 1, 2017
14090241FD23675276B89DA8F8C9757B69F9BE5Apr 2, 2017
122880B924D959FD0AF046FB934273B6BE3677May 7, 2017
184322BE62F64FFB41A3C1949754FF583E242May 12, 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_njienacjggibaeolcbbjfnigbojkcggj_0.localstorage^

  1. To enable deleting the chrome-extension_njienacjggibaeolcbbjfnigbojkcggj_0.localstorage 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_njienacjggibaeolcbbjfnigbojkcggj_0.localstorage and click End Process.
  2. Using your file explorer, browse to the file using the paths listed in Location of chrome-extension_njienacjggibaeolcbbjfnigbojkcggj_0.localstorage 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_njienacjggibaeolcbbjfnigbojkcggj_0.localstorage and Associated Malware.
  6. Notes:

    • The deletion of chrome-extension_njienacjggibaeolcbbjfnigbojkcggj_0.localstorage 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_njienacjggibaeolcbbjfnigbojkcggj_0.localstorage 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_njienacjggibaeolcbbjfnigbojkcggj_0.localstorage 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_njienacjggibaeolcbbjfnigbojkcggj_0.localstorage. The name of the first found registry value referencing chrome-extension_njienacjggibaeolcbbjfnigbojkcggj_0.localstorage 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_njienacjggibaeolcbbjfnigbojkcggj_0.localstorage, 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_njienacjggibaeolcbbjfnigbojkcggj_0.localstorage and Associated Malware.