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: 03 April 2008 at 2:11 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable fb7d6f3cc747940c
93a8bc126cb2c3c8
18da3eb6
27def401b53e00de
725c0572da3c8bdc
MalCrypt.Ind
us!
No N/A N/A United States 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 fdbf6da0658a3b21
70c04b26e63d065e
38e3443b
b78040f0290c894c
5a37f0c659d85cdd
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
4 Microsoft Executable d48d3bd2b35052e3
087295d0ff365ca1
83d3b8a7
330de022f8780dfd
e6fed458b72b12de
Unclassified
Malware
No 1.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 Internal Submission 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 Microsoft Corporation Executable d296ef32a823bbc4
151e1f08157fc6c0
426f02d9
fb879b1173da8456
8ea9e62d0a253bf7
Yes 6.00.2900.
2172
(xpsp_sp2_
rtm.040721
-1925)
6.00.2900.
2172
Egypt
2 Владимир Какоткин - kakotkin@mail.ru Executable 684db8ef1dfaf192
06dc595f14e9da08
e5ea0e2e
44542af96cf5ede8
7612f0e855be45e3
No 1.0.8.0 1.0 Internal Submission
3 N/A Executable 4c0e6ea3b616498a
8810b8f0d1e0c83a
b7bfc855
3aa2dc9f00c05792
f53587aba0d30ca3
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable d296ef32a823bbc4
151e1f08157fc6c0
426f02d9
fb879b1173da8456
8ea9e62d0a253bf7
Yes 6.00.2900.
2172
(xpsp_sp2_
rtm.040721
-1925)
6.00.2900.
2172
Colombia
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