IST Service Spyware


The file istsvc.exe is a process belonging to an advertising program by Integrated Search Technologies. This process monitors your browsing habits and sends the data back to the author's servers for analysis. istsvc.exe also prompts advertising popups. This process is a security risk and should be removed from your system.

The file istsvc.exe is not a Windows core file. The program starts on Windows startup (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). The program has no visible window.

istsvc.exe is able to hide itself.


Disable and remove istsvc.exe immediately. This process is most likely adware or spyware.


Author: Integrated Search TechnologiesPart Of: IST Service SpywareCommon path(s): %programfiles%\ISTsvc\ISTsvc.exeFile size: 19,968 bytes (42% of all occurrence), 17,408 bytes, 18,432 bytes, 18,944 bytes, 19,456 bytes, 20,992 bytes, 21,504 bytes, 17,920 bytes, 22,016 bytes, 12,288 bytes, 6,124 bytes.


Malware risk: Scan your PC for viruses and Trojans
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Registry Errors: Free scan (run Registry Cleaner)Uninstallation: N/A Uninstall (run Unistall Manager)Disk & Memory Usage: N/A Free scan (run Task Manager)

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by Andrew on Apr 24, 2009 at 01:46 AM

just run the "istsvc.exe /remove" in dos....

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