How to Remove “JAVAW.EXE”

What is javaw.exe?

javaw.exe is a legitimate file from Sun Microsystems. It is an executable file used for displaying error messages, if they occur while installing any application. It's an essential Java file and it is typically located in c:\program by default.

Malware programmers script virus codes and save file names mimicking javaw.exe to spread virus through the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

javaw.exe virus might cause your computer to slow down by taking too much CPU memory.

Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

Step 2: If you notice javaw.exe located outside the designated c:\program, you should run an antivirus scan to get ride of the malware.

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

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  7. Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.
  8. Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove the javaw.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!
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Malware Entries

First Seen: 22 November 2018 at 1:20 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 7d50ea92a7cda497
c52b238e568b6717
26fa5b7b
3645fe627a793f37
a8d97c5739ba825b
Win32.Viking
.N~clean
No 1.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 Taiwan N/A
2 N/A Executable bedba81ff2f3d1dc
6b2ca9a629c4c913
3ef69422
e786877fec86d830
7f5d808dda99e791
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A Taiwan N/A
3 Sun Microsystems, Inc. Executable c37d761d0afa327a
5bf480ab97684dc7
a95c7221
8775ef0a8c814dbc
3300a78f0b03a39d
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.0.30.5 6.0.30.5 104.129.18.182/32 N/A
4 Sun Microsystems, Inc. Executable ba05f4691d699a71
032f0b1514ee6b2a
2b6de264
b8d35cd809c283c4
f34cd22d0f760a2a
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 6.0.70.6 6.0.70.6 197.211.63.182/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 15 April 2010 at 8:02 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Oracle Corporation Executable c97f45374c8aad2e
f2e0d1a397b459d7
ed5e19e8
b0e56e54f27c50c6
882a9c894b3dd687
Yes 8.0.1520.1
6
8.0.1520.1
6
United States
2 Oracle Corporation Executable ceb395f2522ab98a
7ef6bb0c447bff2c
47cb70a6
eed888394ac81a66
3f12c6ec43ab2838
Yes 8.0.45.15 8.0.45.15 10.224.25.45/32
3 Oracle Corporation Executable 0b2ca11540b830ae
37f4125c9387f8c1
8c8f86af
f233d34c98f6bb32
bb3b3ce7e740eb84
Yes 8.0.1440.1 8.0.1440.1 United States
4 Sun Microsystems, Inc. Executable b00fa6236eea7776
2582da683f22bb3f
c3c8f1de
d0f95a4c2511f1ed
22f802f3442d9da4
No 6.0.230.5 6.0.230.5 10.108.22.191/32
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