How to Remove “IKOWIN32.EXE”

What is Ikowin32.exe?

IKowin32.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as IIS Fortezza Setup Utility. It belongs to software Microsoft® Windows and was developed by Microsoft FrontPage. It is commonly stored in C:\Windows\System32. Malware programmers or cybercriminals write different types of malicious programs and name it as Ikowin32.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with Ikowin32.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 Ikowin32.exe malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • Ikowin32.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 Ikowin32.exe and open the file location

If the file is located outside C:\Windows\System32, then it is likely that the system is affected with Ikowin32.exe malware.

How to remove Ikowin32.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Ideally, replacing the existing Ikowin32.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 Ikowin32.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!
 

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 24 July 2009 at 5:37 pm
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
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Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 5d4cd182701ba41d
1c75060e7649304e
51bdb63f
cdaf22b7da1cad6b
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TrojWare.Win
32.Spy.Zbot.
ACC
No N/A N/A Belgium N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable f517465d4673095d
61884939595c1801
7433fd39
2eecb7207e0ebac8
1275620ee8b7cfcb
TrojWare.Win
32.Trojan.Ag
ent.Gen
No 5.00.2195.
6605
5.00.2195.
6605
United Kingdom N/A
3 N/A Executable 59f58aceae7b1572
894a3334e0895209
ddd6c54d
3f76464745f4a025
e37b72a981338d36
MalCrypt.Ind
us!
No N/A N/A Sweden N/A
4 Bckoryu Tjjvjmazloh Executable 14b3bcbeef34e78b
1b33ca8e6684760e
2eb82fbd
3e76f59f5e94d9cf
37acaebd36429c1f
TrojWare.Win
32.Trojan.Ag
ent.Gen
No 30.70.6252 30.70.6252 Netherlands N/A
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Product
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