How to Remove “JQSNOTIFY.EXE”

What is jqsnotify.exe?

jqsnotify.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by Sun Microsystems. This process is known as Java™ Quick Starter binary and it belongs to the software Java™ Platform. It is commonly stored in C:\Program files. Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of jqsnotify.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by jqsnotify.exe ?

Viruses can easily affect and corrupt “.exe” files causing several system malfunctions. Below are the symptoms to check if your system is infected with the malware:

  • Problem during computer startup.
  • Problem during program startup.
  • Errors while running specific functions.
  • Damaged and missing link files.
  • Conflict in the process.
  • Missing or corrupted driver files.
  • Invalid Windows registry.
  • Hardware malfunction.

To further establish the infection of malware, 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 jqsnotify.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program files folder, then you should perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware infection.

How does Comodo Antivirus help you to protect your system from jqsnotify.exe malware?

Comodo Antivirus protects your system from malware attacks and also removes any existing infections. Following are the steps to effectively purge out the jqsnotify.exe malware from your system.

Step 1: Download and install Comodo Antivirus.

Step 2: Installation configuration frames will be displayed. Select the configuration you would like to apply.

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Step 7: If the system is infected with jqsnotify.exe malware or any other threats, you will be prompted with an alert screen upon scanning.

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove jqsnotify.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!
 

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 14 February 2018 at 9:24 pm
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No 6.0.180.7 6.0.180.7 Thailand N/A
2 Sun Microsystems, Inc. Executable c9ba5fc50f190489
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No 6.0.200.2 6.0.200.2 Pakistan N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 01 December 2008 at 11:42 pm
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Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
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3 Sun Microsystems, Inc. Executable 71a90e384de55c6f
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Yes 6.0.300.12 6.0.300.12 United States
4 Sun Microsystems, Inc. Executable 84c5233160a1b2ea
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