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 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
2 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
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable a8595b8eaaf255a5
9027c07280223676
d83277f5
571875f4d4112c4c
328a5ec784482947
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
No 6.0.6001.1
8000
(longhorn_
rtm.080118
-1840)
6.0.6001.1
8000
10.224.1.116/32 N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 29f8604db1e79d1c
47b3520b825ce68e
065e97a3
b336d01aab69eb9b
3c5228f6f752f1ad
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
Czech Republic N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 27 June 2008 at 9:05 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable e36af94004f34695
aca8972084cf9703
c9732130
92b12423e4ea730a
98a4352836ca8a47
No 6.1.7601.2
4514
(win7sp1_l
dr_escrow.
190813-200
0)
6.1.7601.2
4514
191.47.46.83/32
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 224174101a140747
9102b2f4ce71346d
b3472409
b881e4bd0ce92c7b
7a7ab9edf885b9cf
No 5.2.3790.0
(srv03_rtm
.030324-20
48)
5.2.3790.0 Internal Submission
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable e1c92559661fb510
77f012f0e61f058a
b866e52b
0a868b235cf7a9f3
e64384e144905302
No 5.2.3790.0
(srv03_rtm
.030324-20
48)
5.2.3790.0 Internal Submission
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 70f168ce60394551
3df931b9502c2500
8a381826
d4fbd28a66420153
f485cfd46877b829
No 5.1.2600.2
180
(xpsp_sp2_
rtm.040803
-2158)
5.1.2600.2
180
Satellite Provider
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