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: 06 March 2018 at 7:13 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 149489e50c308a89
f93209d0b87b6c3a
fb087006
1c69445a1d67174d
44ee72551ee53d29
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.1.2600.0
(xpclient.
010817-114
8)
5.1.2600.0 197.34.10.238/32 N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable f07b07cfba7710ff
2718994c2ae6665a
d4604e3a
dbf42c1ab498a44f
6ca582a6ccdf7e50
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
Iran, Islamic Republic of N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 2d2dd2c54a060d68
3a2ccacd5699bcf5
f67308a0
52537f40d3eb77b9
1546ed7d5d6bf251
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
37.237.112.33/32 N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 98ddd4eba6e5d170
23ced67a85731112
7ac4677d
707b2af9e2d35c7a
0ee71e0cecfa1d77
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
Qatar N/A
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12

Safe Entries

First Seen: 14 February 2009 at 5:21 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 9b4432cb447d4d02
8837a82411488319
e26339dd
3087f3075aa62125
9b99c5fb241e1956
No N/A N/A 10.108.51.155/32
2 N/A Executable 9b4432cb447d4d02
8837a82411488319
e26339dd
3087f3075aa62125
9b99c5fb241e1956
No N/A N/A 10.224.25.96/32
3 N/A Executable 9b4432cb447d4d02
8837a82411488319
e26339dd
3087f3075aa62125
9b99c5fb241e1956
No N/A N/A United States
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 1400815598419198
8be181bd542bef47
1b7f1f07
b4e5129341e28de5
4caf51d034204dc7
No 10.0.17755
.1
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.17755
.1
Japan
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