How to Remove “FC.EXE”

What is fc.exe?

fc.exe is a legitimate process file that is chiefly used for comparing two files in a computer. It is associated with Windows Operating System, developed by Microsoft Corporation. It is located in C:\windows\System32 Files by default. Malware programmers create files with virus scripts and name them after fc.exe  with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with fc.exe malware?

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to see if your PC is infected with fc.exe  malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • fc.exe  takes too much CPU space
  • PC slows down significantly
  • Browser automatically redirects to some irrelevant websites
  • Unsolicited ads and popups starts appearing
  • Screen freezes constantly

Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible fc.exe  malware attack:

Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

Step 2: If you notice the file located outside C:\windows\System32, then you should run an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

How to remove fc.exe  malware from system using Comodo Free Antivirus?

Step 1: Download the award-winning Comodo Free Antivirus.

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

Step 3: After network detection is complete, press “Close” button for a scan window.

Step 4: Restart your PC.

Step 5: It will take some time for the Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

Step 6: Proceed with a quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 19 July 2013 at 3:56 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable eb08219b69d82aed
a9cb4a957e2658bc
3cb11752
9f44ef065784291a
d8ec476483f5a6d8
ApplicUnsaf.
Win32.HackTo
ol.FlySky.AC
No N/A N/A United States N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 445e4ad0778aafbc
35f1e53f9215a22a
1d2e8336
8caad24dbd3b2c34
2147415790d4d118
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
No 6.0.6000.1
6386
(vista_rtm
.061101-22
05)
6.0.6000.1
6386
37.142.6.246/32 N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable e7f4638ea74ac05c
02b348e1749143fe
fa816a46
bbabe0d6e2684756
ccba6875e4ec161e
Unclassified
Malware
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 United States N/A
4 N/A Executable 555991f557bbda19
ffd5ed02a21bff1c
b8fdc7c8
c7a8bfe704303593
0f926898b80d42c7
ApplicUnsaf.
Win32.HackTo
ol.FlySky.AC
No N/A N/A United States N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 08 October 2008 at 6:26 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable f413a487afaece86
5065530627e25f30
dc2474e5
e39653451c97dd2d
5e4945d2ed98d5b9
No N/A N/A 10.0.17.131/32
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 3a1f5604732d0f72
59bdc8ef7d7eafe8
27b553bd
14f98760768e1391
cb0d6e62c3567d95
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 United States
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 70c90d02690a0ad1
77b0a6ae18240b03
8b586f4f
965315394a9f8638
3bccbc2e9a4e6835
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 198.20.167.84/32
4 N/A Executable 9b4432cb447d4d02
8837a82411488319
e26339dd
3087f3075aa62125
9b99c5fb241e1956
No N/A N/A 198.20.167.84/32
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