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File: http_search.babylon.com_0.localstorage

Location of http_search.babylon.com_0.localstorage and Associated Malware

Check whether http_search.babylon.com_0.localstorage is present in the following locations:

Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Server 2003 specific http_search.babylon.com_0.localstorage file locations:

  • C:\Documents And Settings\USER_NAME\Local Settings\Application Data\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Local Storage\http_search.babylon.com_0.localstorage
  • C:\Documents And Settings\USER_NAME\Local Settings\Application Data\Chromium\User Data\Default\Local Storage\http_search.babylon.com_0.localstorage

Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008, Windows 7, Windows 8 specific http_search.babylon.com_0.localstorage file locations:

  • C:\Users\USER_NAME\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default\Local Storage\http_search.babylon.com_0.localstorage
  • C:\Users\USER_NAME\AppData\Local\Chromium\User Data\Default\Local Storage\http_search.babylon.com_0.localstorage

If you find http_search.babylon.com_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 http_search.babylon.com_0.localstorage file is associated with malware only if found in the locations listed above.


Different Variations of http_search.babylon.com_0.localstorage File^

File SizeFile Md5Last Seen
3072F384171205E7AF94857F45A2F8A243E6Feb 2, 2016
30725B593D9CFD8297DFAF133EEF8343362DFeb 12, 2016
3072A7EE8D6084F70B30D7889B81671B2E8CFeb 13, 2016
30727405A244650F1ACF9B6FE22914C59643Feb 17, 2016
92160B09296C096FC5F5889F0B064B131176Feb 22, 2016
3072374F5CDDA8BB2C7D9DA31EBE4FA93878Feb 26, 2016
307246791AE665FB23CA797E411BB2C676F1Mar 18, 2016
3072218B53818C5CC3145D3F8997277D0EF8Mar 19, 2016
5120B555A868F502D81FA6948A09B9C3B307Apr 11, 2016
82944C97BE903ED571653FCF8C69BD508AFD5Apr 18, 2016
30729E2E40E3EC9FC047D56AF794E839FFBBApr 24, 2016
30726D691DBBFB59FE8D0ED2FD865EA08AF7May 8, 2016
30726E9BE7DA99F8CFB05DF69E7D2690D7C4May 13, 2016
30723C7A7D17D9D8973DDDBE2A3EF34A6258May 17, 2016
3072FB07CBF1FA44861A3F9C21EB77B38A03May 30, 2016
3072E8887071514BD6DA44018D451FDC3B27Jun 12, 2016
30722DBBB5D29F7DC7918151CA3CC95E7447Jul 6, 2016
13516822F51E001DBCA42EC16FDBC51CCE186DJul 21, 2016
307255CEA29295458C9D8221A656FE4FE178Sep 14, 2016
30729DEBA9159182DFE7C1D0FC5838335369Sep 26, 2016
30722EC81A5173565B4A67F70E01C95BAF11Oct 19, 2016
307246509BACBEB2C11C066DD77DB9E1D3C8Oct 28, 2016
3072B94ECB661C4AB6CBCD3852752434B536Nov 30, 2016
51206BD7D06BEBAACF20DDC704AF1F30D776Dec 5, 2016
30721C49CC3583C458D6BA315B22825AD7A8Dec 11, 2016
3072294F08DEA68B31B4E17FD0E704E3959FDec 13, 2016
40960D6D2B6BE04D52E27E78367DB8B417E2Jan 11, 2017
7168A59F3418B3CC840C263EADF077FF2E2CJan 16, 2017
3072E0F4ACC8E3E0FDC80B3CBB1CFDE677F6Jan 27, 2017
3072BC53235EF1B22DD231B5AA4256E8A1A4Feb 3, 2017
30727F42D350E42376C992C245C1BD86435DMar 8, 2017
10240A24F52D115DFC813AE0BAFD45151CB7FApr 2, 2017
71681FAD82D7E310E89D9513E9FFFDE419A9Apr 10, 2017
30729E32AECC48F6837A0284673F4127E21DApr 17, 2017
3072E2C306CCF319E0EE3A90EA682E241BCCApr 24, 2017
307237BE783006C6D0915DFE4A891FA4925BApr 24, 2017
307291C9CA3410C3F8509E5066CF0EDFA478Apr 29, 2017
30727C06DA9DFC9B8B09BAC84BA50AB77877Apr 30, 2017
30720E471DD6B73C30CF0D86DF81E36F46ADMay 3, 2017
81928E015DBBAF48BD646440CCB7A7D7DA77May 17, 2017
3072340B18C899CA949163DFBB11308B367FMay 23, 2017
3072988323D6C41464E0020885E95B17881CMay 24, 2017
3072FF221518961C84BC629ADF0362E0498AMay 27, 2017
3072DB8A401EE71E034B34B61F11A774D7E5May 31, 2017
3072CCACA131272B67B1F5F6E95516F7F150Jun 23, 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_search.babylon.com_0.localstorage^

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

    • The deletion of http_search.babylon.com_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 http_search.babylon.com_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 http_search.babylon.com_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 http_search.babylon.com_0.localstorage. The name of the first found registry value referencing http_search.babylon.com_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 http_search.babylon.com_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 http_search.babylon.com_0.localstorage and Associated Malware.