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 July 2017 at 6:09 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable f09f637ec7d358f7
9f9c170a7383276c
f0e0cae4
1b31ba6a296618dd
faf2cfdd234d11a7
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7601.1
7514
(win7sp1_r
tm.101119-
1850)
6.1.7601.1
7514
Vietnam N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 2cd071dd89b6a88f
2247b1f2267e3086
ab1c2460
d6a8487e227378e1
e2334304f2abc9fa
Virus.Win32.
Virut.Ce
No 6.0.6001.1
8000
(longhorn_
rtm.080118
-1840)
6.0.6001.1
8000
Egypt N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 852d6ac76cddcaca
f9e85f647db4c9b9
1f08e80e
17541ef661599697
e4059c229f0bd300
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 6.0.6001.1
8000
(longhorn_
rtm.080118
-1840)
6.0.6001.1
8000
Indonesia N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable a3bf383ed675ab29
c5d46412fe287560
7d9cd953
fc3da33c970b787c
35918b25a18d2ea7
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7601.1
7514
(win7sp1_r
tm.101119-
1850)
6.1.7601.1
7514
Nepal N/A
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13

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 ReactOS Development Team Executable ad869a148fd869cd
53aa7ac064ee29d1
1adc8876
0931a1901ebc15a9
c43bc45a750365ae
No 0.4.7 0.4.7 Romania
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable ceb311206e4adf52
a47b15a11d197f0d
59413d65
f79ab8f7f0539891
24d8d9c9446d9492
No 5.1.2600.1
106
(xpsp1.020
828-1920)
5.1.2600.1
106
United States
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 7d98d0e759648f2e
dc6ce74b0bf60162
fa57200c
16e0efdb794fe09e
dcb2cd4c2d761bb1
No 6.1.7600.2
1448
(win7_ldr.
130212-221
8)
6.1.7600.2
1448
10.108.55.52/32
4 ReactOS Development Team Executable d05a9e766d2b2af7
4ccd8bc4415cc5e9
2b207b9c
6d3844918579a289
c0224f35e0dbaeda
No 0.4.6 0.4.6 10.100.19.18/32
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