How to Remove “COBIAN.EXE”

What is COBIAN.EXE?


COBIAN.EXE is a legitimate file process and also called as Cobian Backup Black Moon Application developed by CobianSoft. It is associated with program software Cobian Backup Black Moon. You can locate the file in C:\Program Files.
The virus is created by malware authors and are named them after COBIAN.EXE file.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with COBIAN.EXE malware?

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to check if your PC is infected with COBIAN.EXE malware:
  • Unstable internet connection
  • Browser redirects to unwanted websites
  • PC performance slows down
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • System screen freezes repeatedly
If you find any of the above mentioned symptoms, take the following steps to be sure about the malware infection:

1) Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.
2) Go to the process tab and right-click on the COBIAN.EXE file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then you should take measures to get rid of the malware.

How to remove COBIAN.EXE malware from system with Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) incorporates antivirus software with unique features like auto-sandboxing to identify and obstruct every suspicious process running on an endpoint with a single click. To remove malwares using COBIAN.EXE, follow the steps mentioned below:

Step 1: Download the CCE suite.

Step 2: To start the application, double-click on the CCE.exe file.

Step 3: It then probes the antivirus to initiate a full system scan to identify and remove any existing malicious files.

Step 4: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

Step 5: Comodo Cleaning Essentials will remove COBIAN.EXE malware from your computer including all other malwares!
 
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Malware Entries

First Seen: 19 February 2012 at 10:22 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 68d206ca4a7c9fa2
81047f2d769d9d64
07be2083
cb7ccb4d8c726893
73b05a1cf8516ebe
Win32.Neshta
.A
No N/A N/A Russian Federation N/A
2 N/A Executable f601fe86c21ac2e4
23bc3602dc71752f
d4d0339c
560dec518fd1da32
215675f2ac560af7
TrojWare.Win
32.Banbra.rh
No N/A N/A United States N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 23 September 2010 at 9:08 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Luis Cobian, CobianSoft Executable 43b24ac530902cd1
261718ee7a6b6c15
d482202a
d9eef11383039a83
3b33e3f7db011f0c
No 11.2.0.245 11.2.0.0 10.224.1.117/32
2 Luis Cobian, CobianSoft Executable d3428f12ba40b901
8b918eb548200352
c7895d4b
d1155b7d2235edbb
459524863480b51e
No 10.1.1.418 10.1 10.224.1.53/32
3 Luis Cobian, CobianSoft Executable 43b24ac530902cd1
261718ee7a6b6c15
d482202a
d9eef11383039a83
3b33e3f7db011f0c
No 11.2.0.245 11.2.0.0 10.224.1.22/32
4 Luis Cobian, CobianSoft Executable 1732cf7aebb6f8a0
86f735828a2840a0
e953c8fd
6ec87c7e45e080e7
d644e9ecd90ac180
No 11.0.0.148 11.0.0.0 10.224.1.116/32
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