This component is part of ISTBar
Component Name: istsvc.exe
Description of : ISTBar is an Internet Explorer toolbar provided by Integrated Search Technologies/CDT Inc. It is also a home page and search page hijacker that resets your home page and search settings to point to its own site.
Recommendation for :
It is highly recommended that this application be removed. Non-removal of this application will expose you to unscrupulous advertisers who will constantly send you numerous unsolicited ads.
Browser Hijacker: No
Commercial Keylogger: No
Remote Administration Tool: No
Company Name: Integrated Search Technologies/CDT Inc.
Methods of Distribution: This spyware is installed via drive-by download on certain affiliate websites. It may also be installed through ActiveX drive-by-downloads from affiliate sites and adult advertisements.
Release Date: 2003