The following instructions have been created to help you to get rid of "BaiduBar.HostsRep" manually.
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Threat Details:

  • trojan

This repair.exe from Baidu runs in background and removes all entries in the hosts file related to Baidu to prevent that it is blocked. Since Baidu is known for installations of adware without user consent this repair.exe is considered a trojan horse that can enable Baidu software to get installed on the user's computer.
Removal Instructions:


Important: There are more files that cannot be safely described in simple words. Please use Spybot-S&D to remove them.

Final Words:

If neither Spybot-S&D nor self help did resolve the issue or you would prefer one on one help,
  1. Please read these instructions before requesting assistance,
  2. Then start your own thread in the Malware Removal Forum where a volunteer analyst will advise you as soon as available.