How to Remove “ENERGY.EXE”

What is energy.exe?

energy.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by Microsoft Corporation. This process is known as Windows Logon UI and it belongs to the product Microsoft® Windows® Operating System software. It is commonly stored in C:\Program files. Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of energy.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by energy.exe ?

Viruses can easily affect and corrupt “.exe” files causing several system malfunctions. Below are the symptoms to check if your system is infected with the malware:

  • Problem during computer startup.
  • Problem during program startup.
  • Errors while running specific functions.
  • Damaged and missing link files.
  • Conflict in the process.
  • Missing or corrupted driver files.
  • Invalid Windows registry.
  • Hardware malfunction.

To further establish the infection of malware, take the following steps:

  • Go to Task Manager by pressing the combination of keys CTRL+ALT+DEL.
  • Go to the process tab and right-click on the energy.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program files folder, then you should perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware infection.

How does Comodo Antivirus help you to protect your system from energy.exe malware?

Comodo Antivirus protects your system from malware attacks and also removes any existing infections. Following are the steps to effectively purge out the energy.exe malware from your system.

Step 1: Download and install Comodo Antivirus.

Step 2: Installation configuration frames will be displayed. Select the configuration you would like to apply.

Step 3: Select Customize Configuration option and arrange installers, configuration, and file location.

Step 4: Restart your PC.

Step 5: Wait until the Comodo Internet Security updates the antivirus.

Step 6: Initiate a quick scan that instantly begins after the update.

Step 7: If the system is infected with energy.exe malware or any other threats, you will be prompted with an alert screen upon scanning.

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove energy.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!
 

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 01 April 2008 at 9:38 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 8be570874d386fe7
a15f45b8c80d0d01
e1d787d6
N/A Email-Worm.D
OS.Heybro
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
2 N/A Executable c8360b56e5dbe1ea
b5a53f089b971a3c
e1df37e0
ae18fe9e2d0e6683
cc19f8c3b3ff445a
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
3 N/A Executable 20391e5754ab9b0b
cc948ef3f0cf6707
8b28bb9d
5648f5b4da60d6b0
ae9f27d1a60e6017
TrojWare.Win
32.Kryptik.N
AWD
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
4 N/A Executable 1f3c041909af4fea
8fdf9208c680bb5d
14de8b3a
18821254995bb0bd
14aca68ccad5ffda
Unclassified
Malware
No 1.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 China N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 22 July 2009 at 9:17 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 45ef9567bcda1b52
5471afd8c57ebe06
0b8f87bb
e90daf69be6e7398
cb8d108d6c9ab78c
No N/A N/A Ukraine
2 N/A Executable 5ee5d4c6fdb8e9ea
07b55fd2ff72c70a
a36dc836
843520e5bf794983
e4a5bc75a7c7b631
No N/A N/A Germany
3 CipSoft GmbH Executable 7e25a40e0163186f
ae7ff0af1ce33d5c
eb1f4b53
cbf900a306c28bd2
87467c9fa4c19106
No 8.50 8.50 Internal Submission
4 Energy Group Executable 4a70cef7b0e3419b
fadaadd981cedd88
e4653cfe
2846b80c821a3b51
45b973a80d0e6f88
No 3.3.0.13 1.0.0.0 Internal Submission
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