How to Remove “IEXPLORE.EXE”

What is iexplore.exe?

iexplore is a well-known and legitimate Internet Explorer (IE) file from Microsoft Corporation. It was designed to to support all types of webpages and offer features for the Windows operating system, including important updates from Microsoft. One of its signature functionalities is that it uses the Trident layout engine as its software component. Malware programmers write virus applications and name the files as iexplore.exe to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

If you notice an instance of iexplore.exe running in the background despite not using IE for browsing, it is an indication that your computer is affected with iexplore.exe malware. Here are a few other symptoms to help you verify if your PC is a victim of iexplore.exe malware: - System performance and the internet speed is very slow. - Unwanted and random audio play in background. - When you try to re-open IE, browser crashes and/or redirects to unsolicited popups. - Security programs cannot be started. - System processes like iexplore.exe take over 100% of CPU usage.

How to remove the iexplore.exe file from system using Comodo Free Antivirus?

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Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove the iexplore.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!

 

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 03 February 2012 at 3:29 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable c0db87910ab33158
6b5522fd2aa5a2e9
6fcf8334
e4f77960fd5251fd
0c128c00935c0359
Unclassified
Malware
No 11.00.9600
.16428
(winblue_g
dr.131013-
1700)
11.00.9600
.16428
United States N/A
2 N/A Executable bbef7c2d0a836196
f1c1ffb732b83d58
a457fbf6
63eec8a8b221ab79
045e776e5f592868
Heur.Suspici
ous
Yes N/A N/A United States N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 22 July 2008 at 3:55 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 7f9b920f5e514685
43dcd608b113275a
8fb1a691
16e20de878b3450d
c59cef7a561108e2
Yes 10.00.9200
.16521
(win8_gdr_
soc_ie.130
216-2100)
10.00.9200
.16521
10.108.52.92/32
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 0ba630c370ec80b1
cf57dfa8c7b384c2
190bafa0
e4e77d446c600f5d
6126904fee73c463
No 6.0.2900.2
180
6.0.2900.2
180
104.236.253.252/32
3 N/A Executable b92d214f113655da
6dcfa01240a97553
f8c629cf
976a1b76a7d2a6cb
184d63cb0500e8dc
No N/A N/A United States
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable ac421b25637dae29
da89bf128c8767a8
5ae9ff9d
0685765c0cbe095b
a0c6c8790bae21ef
Yes 11.00.9600
.16428
(winblue_g
dr.131013-
1700)
11.00.9600
.16428
United States
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
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