How to Remove “HPZMSI01.EXE”

 

What is HPZmsi01.exe?

HPZmsi01.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as ICE 2.6 MSI Installer plug-in. It belongs to ICE software for Windows and was developed by Hewlett-Packard. It is commonly stored in C:\Documents and Settings. Malware programmers or cybercriminals write different types of malicious programs and name them as HPZmsi01.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with HPZmsi01.exe malware?       

Each malware is different and causes unique problems to the system. You will notice one or several of the following symptoms if your system is infected with HPZmsi01.exe malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • HPZmsi01.exe file is taking more of your CPU memory 
  • System performance is very low
  • Browser is redirected to some strange websites
  • Interference of annoying popup ads
  • Other malwares infiltrate into the system

To further establish the malware infection, 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 HPZmsi01.exe and open the file location

If the file is located outside C:\Documents and Settings, then it is likely that the system is affected with HPZmsi01.exe malware.

How to remove HPZmsi01.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Ideally, replacing the existing HPZmsi01.exe file on your computer with a different version procured from the internet is advisable. To remove the file using Comodo's trusted and effective antivirus software, follow the steps below:

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

Step 4: Once the Installation is Finished, 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 HPZmsi01.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!
 

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 09 November 2010 at 3:18 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Hewlett-Packard Executable c264dc488ec40d7e
46a3056824fcd5e8
d2e51651
6e7cb7bddcf95d4a
11d715c65ccf558f
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 9,0,0,62 9,0,0,62 Brazil N/A
2 Hewlett-Packard Executable 1646b2ce85d41267
7ffdbcee94af15e9
cd5e31c8
3b98397ec0743f09
c9a17c3014e038d5
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 013.0.445.
000
013.0.445.
000
Philippines N/A
3 Hewlett-Packard Executable 2a4959dca9fd81f0
3e34b63d7d589654
2551bdef
2404cce90376032c
7315cf076ff838a0
Virus.Win32.
Sality.K
No 5,3,0,75 5,3,0,75 Poland N/A
4 Hewlett-Packard Executable 460d2764b438cf87
313e4320d3b5391f
a5eedd2e
c351f0b4a950cf7d
752ef5cbb9c72aea
Virus.Win32.
Expiro.ew
No 013.0.338.
000
013.0.338.
000
United States N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 03 June 2008 at 6:44 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Hewlett-Packard Executable c861f00ed85c7ab3
8e0a792868e78436
8f5f3f08
bd640994863e6e55
57fd86ae2a382614
Yes 014.0.301.
000
014.0.301.
000
Brazil
2 Hewlett-Packard Executable 56c157978a37ab89
0e764ae2bbda589e
8c381947
7c5dc91b7d715bd0
978765bcb7be650f
Yes 11,0,0,50 11,0,0,50 Internal Submission
3 Hewlett-Packard Executable 911310ccf408eb6e
e3f1c10b52c32292
129643da
3530a0582dfc2a18
033380aba947aa2b
No 6,0,0,71 6,0,0,71 Internal Submission
4 Hewlett-Packard Executable ea671ed122719361
b11dbff9cf01b1c3
f5275db6
0a361d9f09e3da95
eb5ce09404a93c0c
Yes 014.0.304.
000
014.0.304.
000
10.100.19.136/32
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