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File: http_facebook.conduitapps.com_0.localstorage-journal

Location of http_facebook.conduitapps.com_0.localstorage-journal and Associated Malware

Check whether http_facebook.conduitapps.com_0.localstorage-journal is present in the following locations:

Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Server 2003 specific http_facebook.conduitapps.com_0.localstorage-journal file locations:

  • C:\Documents And Settings\USER_NAME\Local Settings\Application Data\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Local Storage\http_facebook.conduitapps.com_0.localstorage-journal

Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008, Windows 7, Windows 8 specific http_facebook.conduitapps.com_0.localstorage-journal file locations:

  • C:\Users\USER_NAME\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Local Storage\http_facebook.conduitapps.com_0.localstorage-journal

If you find http_facebook.conduitapps.com_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 http_facebook.conduitapps.com_0.localstorage-journal file is associated with malware only if found in the locations listed above.

Notes:

Different Variations of http_facebook.conduitapps.com_0.localstorage-journal File^

File SizeFile Md5Last Seen
464024547AC940B60B242C4B99287576CEFCDec 3, 2015
46408436FF6F9E4ECA1704EF9DA31E759A26Dec 9, 2015
464099678C48BC1F4704733E7B2BE01E36CAJan 23, 2016
67048A6129F7E7659C70DD956EA4FDC65F0EJan 29, 2016
1496039A968DAF04D1F2C544CA227DA02716EFeb 6, 2016
4640429B5055FECD7C20802BC8C4B8D025D9Feb 15, 2016
3608A7010BE48AC0FB439073C5E21CB158A6Apr 11, 2016
11864954200F5C167771A4843E6945F0EECD5Apr 18, 2016
149606AA8C02A2DDEDD20E19EB50D67CC1633Apr 26, 2016
7736E9161F7196944A38B6AF67CCA7D4D5DBMay 7, 2016
3608617DB923C6DEA8347F9F4F1C09A4038FJun 2, 2016
3608E36345B8AFCD0E32760A222C1B23871CJun 8, 2016
12896EA1A2B86E8E417F449A97368123A147CJun 24, 2016
3608D7DAB0BAB8F5638A306A6E798163DE13Jul 12, 2016
3608621E1947B5C40A2F2DC70F3981E2AA9CJul 12, 2016
36084FCD4F7E4879029F4209EEE5B0F3BD9DJul 17, 2016
4640529368E61826E2C3F35A9E43817E1279Jul 27, 2016
56729C7B46A84EDBEBA1E77A66B289A5D12AAug 20, 2016
163847120DC70A6FFC348E9B9389DB8CA12F5Sep 11, 2016
56720CAA3892CD6EDF92C80E47F0FD5A18C2Sep 28, 2016
360898E9165DEB1B6E67B03BFCD881324F8ANov 3, 2016
1083257969E134B3057E4BDD374C428AF55A0Nov 15, 2016
8768DD54F4858A8A27D440A74212E556F642Nov 24, 2016
9800E2B86019B5850FDBAC59D4002ED0C13ADec 7, 2016
163849D37BDCA9BD7190A9ED730AC0CB7B2DDJan 10, 2017
10832DDE31FC4AD334E2642F97C4DC9097331Feb 3, 2017
1083212D90D2BDC054FFDA0EF7D512A939119Feb 17, 2017
149607BFFFF6C1C4E7B75DFC5A11D2AD4CD42Apr 2, 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 http_facebook.conduitapps.com_0.localstorage-journal^

  1. To enable deleting the http_facebook.conduitapps.com_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 http_facebook.conduitapps.com_0.localstorage-journal and click End Process.
  2. Using your file explorer, browse to the file using the paths listed in Location of http_facebook.conduitapps.com_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 http_facebook.conduitapps.com_0.localstorage-journal and Associated Malware.
  6. Notes:

    • The deletion of http_facebook.conduitapps.com_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 http_facebook.conduitapps.com_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 http_facebook.conduitapps.com_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 http_facebook.conduitapps.com_0.localstorage-journal. The name of the first found registry value referencing http_facebook.conduitapps.com_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 http_facebook.conduitapps.com_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 http_facebook.conduitapps.com_0.localstorage-journal and Associated Malware.