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: 25 July 2014 at 6:11 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable a4b5120159624134
77043a673f8326d4
0efb4dc4
f7c4f1e4cb3b9265
e01dc711558d11b1
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
Yes 7.00.6001.
18319
(vistasp1_
gdr.090827
-0048)
7.00.6001.
18319
37.142.6.246/32 N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable ca082893deaf91e0
403eeeeec34970e0
91ea0851
59c7b63bf53f8777
f3d625ca7eb5cc9a
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
Yes 8.00.6001.
22973
(longhorn_
ie8_ldr.10
0102-0100)
8.00.6001.
22973
37.142.6.246/32 N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable f89a363bcb1bf2e8
ca45f6618c5478a1
d186b325
50f7d53db25e9b47
a51a5fd97319b340
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
No 7.00.6001.
18000
(longhorn_
rtm.080118
-1840)
7.00.6001.
18000
37.142.6.246/32 N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable eeff7585ec5ae469
7ee820b3be8df31b
d439d7a0
02909cbaf971e597
770230d90a67dc54
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.00.2900.
5512
(xpsp.0804
13-2105)
6.00.2900.
5512
197.42.213.146/32 N/A
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13

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 2e1490c94746fe07
6ea5990f2f966731
63b50aa2
db0744d007500c1f
bbf544fad850955f
No 6.0.2900.2
180
6.0.2900.2
180
United States
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 770ec00fa1eb75fc
ac12ae69262591b9
4dfa97dc
e5ae2690741a792f
5166234dffe1a7a7
Yes 7.00.6000.
21371
(vista_ldr
.140131-19
03)
7.00.6000.
21371
United States
3 N/A Non-executable ddded62b404f1ee7
7208cb15a17a566d
ba77371d
f20402f196d31d9a
8f885d0c99a83495
No N/A N/A 198.20.167.84/32
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 8b76cf065e0a6a6f
2d9845f0deb16adb
7cb87d2a
58fe01aca87a227f
1fe4aba4c255e7e0
No 8.00.6001.
17184
(longhorn_
ie8_beta1(
wmbla).080
303-1908)
8.00.6001.
17184
United States
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