How to Remove “MSTSC.EXE”

What is Mstsc.exe?


Mstsc.exe is a leigitmate file. It is also called Remote Desktop Connection and it belongs to Microsoft Corporation. It is used to call the remote system in command line, It is commonly stored in C:\Windows\System32. The cyber criminals create malware with the fake name mstsc.exe to spread infections via Internet to damage the software and hardware.
 
Affected Platform: Windows OS
 

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


When the system performance is very low and if you find Internet connection is flutuating. Check the task manager by pressing the combination of keys ctrl+alt+del and go to the process tab to check the location of mstsc.exe then right click on that to open the  location, if the location is C:\Windows\System32, then the system is safe and secure, if it is located somewhere else, then the system is affected by mstsc.exe malware.
 
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Malware Entries

First Seen: 12 October 2011 at 2:44 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 3e41c54429a602e0
32d7d8f0e0dacbc4
f56bd583
8f40e697007d3a38
48cd681f3a757e55
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No N/A N/A Netherlands N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable a18f87faa26494ed
25129835ee11d7f3
a7bb3b74
df64eafe465d7c59
361d49a911e9991e
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7601.1
7514
(win7sp1_r
tm.101119-
1850)
6.1.7601.1
7514
156.209.174.114/32 N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 1cfb0c8bf2377cd8
d3a06258687b8207
1cd5d2ab
57df6458ad001a1f
8cf7623ea06ea20e
Virus.Win32.
Expiro.ew
No 6.0.6001.1
8000
(longhorn_
rtm.080118
-1840)
6.0.6001.1
8000
United States N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 3702ab7113ddee30
4e91b797a5aad5ff
d6a60a64
554205c17e4f26d0
530833fee32516cd
TrojWare.Win
32.TrojanDow
nloader.Agen
t.~d057
No 5.2.3790.3
959
(srv03_sp2
_rtm.07021
6-1710)
5.2.3790.3
959
Taiwan N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 03 January 2010 at 1:04 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable ad137ebd81e68901
2ad5500ffeb706e6
d105b3bd
dbf6e6c065720949
973478029a8f5875
No 5.1.2600.2
180
(xpsp_sp2_
rtm.040803
-2158)
5.1.2600.2
180
Internal Submission
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 41c28426338fd8aa
e0a656cbcffc4780
868ca093
1d08146873cd28a9
2b66a71341cb6c43
No 10.0.17713
.1000
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.17713
.1000
United Kingdom
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 7eb8434e3fc9ac94
b5f3de2c555771c7
ed97c675
173e5e9fa7fd2f91
c72d52c43ce0d046
No 10.0.18908
.1000
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.18908
.1000
Brazil
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 310b30661468d747
e32fefde87f90499
b6aaf8d2
e45216aedfda6d85
83291172dc5194b7
No 10.0.15063
.1058
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.15063
.1058
179.7.71.228/32
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