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 1: Download our 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 the launcher.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!

 

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 06 May 2013 at 6:12 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 256826003c814345
e717c34eb222f172
28671586
5fb7cb8eaaa3a521
b1c0a11168d8c6ce
ApplicUnwnt No 1.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 United States N/A
2 N/A Executable 0f2e8f3b720bffcf
cda78559bd93487d
6058292d
257f351ae86c1b2d
aea0ec51679d52c2
ApplicUnwnt Yes 1.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 United States N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 21 December 2008 at 7:42 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Ascentive LLC Executable de765baf80997690
85fb0829f3cee48a
efe47892
0b3d0742fb13f291
8db2891e0fad45c6
Yes 1.0.1.0 1.0.1.0 United States
2 N/A Executable 93069f7c516c2c2c
b680a104206e1e58
9136d804
f4f66c4618ec0402
02a3eb9a3f4b796f
Yes N/A N/A United States
3 Check Point Software Technologies LTD Executable 8ad000f09b919f48
cef59895c8ad508a
af1d353c
8fa14da7ba073d3e
b3ba9806e220e57a
Yes 11.0.000.0
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11.0.000.0
20
United States
4 N/A Executable 284fd5ff2abe93c8
149bbb312f3c6060
a0dce962
7f3c06699ceafcde
ceb8ce977859155a
Yes N/A N/A United States
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