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.

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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: 08 October 2011 at 5:54 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Sun Microsystems, Inc. Executable ae368a06d74e67b1
4e9f4b7cb5d16196
35213307
b78fe6328be402d1
6165bc1a3c1433ce
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 6.0.170.4 6.0.170.4 Russian Federation N/A
2 Sun Microsystems, Inc. Executable 219671de7be60c52
c3cb5d07ebcb886f
752fb225
bdf73e76ca19fa30
b85d3dad812c523c
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 6.0.160.1 6.0.160.1 Russian Federation N/A
3 Sun Microsystems, Inc. Executable 471c5d8906bf1752
2cfbd665eedffa25
a48ba2cb
221dc21c1b2cd1cb
b9d8a7256cecb4e6
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 6.0.290.11 6.0.290.11 Brazil N/A
4 Sun Microsystems, Inc. Executable e07088867d4ad371
1fdae66b273ec4cc
06236eec
d69b2f2f3da79b49
ca3fda3c80b56eda
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 6.0.260.3 6.0.260.3 Turkey N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 05 April 2009 at 5:47 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Sun Microsystems, Inc. Executable 71a90e384de55c6f
5257466e53f6c0ad
d270a01d
87912631f20ab914
21228cd219922519
Yes 6.0.300.12 6.0.300.12 10.224.1.115/32
2 Sun Microsystems, Inc. Executable bc31e56c837a7e3c
e6bbe49208e05633
59bf1b38
ce1f7b2dbd75d862
ab7916045189ada0
No 6.0.160.1 6.0.160.1 United States
3 Sun Microsystems, Inc. Executable 14dcfbdb1eb76793
2a88c76a1106b409
e16df40f
23261a190ac6c308
0fa21ba3e35bb66c
Yes 6.0.350.10 6.0.350.10 10.224.25.96/32
4 Sun Microsystems, Inc. Executable 5ede530395b2ffb8
3d6709d319e4e1ce
c192f5e5
10e34eed06966fad
f96376d52c11bf6c
Yes 6.0.200.2 6.0.200.2 Internal Submission
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