How to Remove “LAUNCHER.EXE”

What is Launcher.exe?

launcher.exe is a legitimate file. This file name is used for most of the application software. The purpose of the file is to lauch the software or application.

As it is a very popluar name for software developers, the malware programmers or cyber criminal writes malware programs and name it as launcher.exe to spread infection via internet to damage the system.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to find if the system is affected by Launcher.exe malware

When the system performance is very low or if your browser crashes and if you find any unwanted processes running in the task manager, go to the task manager by pressing the combination of keys ctrl+alt+del and then go to process tab, right click on the launcher.exe and check if the location is relevant with appropriate software if so, then the system is safe and secure. If the location is somewhere irrelevant then the system is affected by virus.

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

  • Step l: Download our award-winning Comodo Free Antivirus.
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  • Step 6: Proceed with the quick virus scan that automatically begins after the update.
  • Step 7: If threats are found during the virus scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.
  • Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove the launcher.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!

 

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 08 October 2011 at 5:24 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 ZhiDuoHuDong Executable 678c274b4ad5d3eb
54a771e89eeec7e9
d26e793a
f959c36d96e26557
1bbe147de1e11740
EmailWorm.Wi
n32.Runonce.
~v001
Yes 1.1.646.1 1,1,646,1 105.110.40.55/32 N/A
2 N/A Executable 4b1bf028dea477aa
974f1b10a54eee78
b28c11d7
d28f5e6d2442bacb
ea9bfe2b6602fc85
TrojWare.Win
32.PSW.Rufta
r.asl
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
3 ZhiDuoHuDong Executable 9081dab48872d14b
93fd3b38cff6d00a
8da421e9
b5f1b2e813c92a6b
958e39b36a44cc0f
EmailWorm.Wi
n32.Runonce.
~v001
Yes 1.1.646.1 1,1,646,1 105.110.40.55/32 N/A
4 N/A Executable 6471dacec2c84baf
91c416fd9de23373
92820c7c
ecf4ce2e3e2285df
eebacda589c7197a
Virus.Win32.
Floxif.A
No N/A N/A Iran, Islamic Republic of N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 06 August 2008 at 1:11 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 北京智珠网络技术有限公司 Executable 53d28301a375a238
393b6fff66b215ff
77a8a2b4
4ef653cf3ff48dab
ee8b1c3f93fbdf40
Yes 0, 1, 0, 2 0, 1, 0, 2 Internal Submission
2 JetBrains s.r.o. Executable 9516b77d51406755
f3a800be58495144
12b6e886
1b9df2ae3ee89a95
13b59b8d9e60b26f
Yes 1.0.0.1 1.0.0.1 10.100.19.19/32
3 JetBrains s.r.o. Executable 8a1a83d3d6f6ac6a
13e2abf271c4db9b
7eddd3e2
f4af94837d987565
5df8e472ae917382
Yes 1.0.0.1 1.0.0.1 10.224.25.43/32
4 KraiSoft Entertainment Executable f14180f089170125
8f11d4ad43a6bdd9
0cace4de
cdb1dd73ecb32cd6
81cc67ef122e6d15
No 1, 1, 9,
0110
1, 1, 9,
0110
Internal Submission
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