Below you will find more information on the processes that runs behind your firewall and router such as hbinst.exe.

Some processes may contain spyware or a virus that could pose a serious security risk. No matter what the program is, we make every attempt to identify any security issues.

If you would like to add a program such as hbinst.exe to the database and help others in the process, please send us an email.

hbinst.exe Information

  • Classification of hbinst.exe: Possible Spyware
  • Action for hbinst.exe: Scan hbinst with a Spyware removal program and remove immediatly if confirmed.
  • Classification of hbinst.exe: Possible Adware
  • Action for hbinst.exe: Scan hbinst with a Adware removal program and remove if you no longer wish to have ads displayed.
  • hbinst.exe seems to be associated with hotbar.com.
  • This is part of HotBar Browser AddOn.

Spyware is code that is installed onto your computer for the purposes of secretly gathering your personal information. Installing an Antispyware program will allow your computer to periodically check, monitor and delete most spyware.

Adware is code that may have been installed on your computer by a remote website. Many free programs that are available on the internet and available for download will install hidden software that sends details about sites you visit and other personal information to advertisers. Armed with your profile, advertisers then attempt to target you with ads.

HBINST – Warning

Information about hbinst is provided as a free service to all visitors and no guarantees are made about the accuracy of hbinst.exe information.

Computer Security is important and we recommend you verify the accuracy of information we provided about hbinst.exe.

hbinst.exe Update

It is important that our database remain accurate in order to foster researcher and vendor communication. If an entry such as hbinst.exe has outdated or missing information, please leave a comment below so that we can update our records.

If you have information about HBINST you would like to share with others, please feel free to leave a comment so that visitors will have this information as well.

If you would rather not leave a comment about hbinst.exe, you can always contact us by sending an email.

Please try to be as detailed as possible when submitting information about hbinst.exe.

Process Manager

If you are looking for an awesome free process manager, then visit our Process Manager review post! We cover the very best in process management software.