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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Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove theMstsc.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!
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Malware Entries

Safe 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 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
4 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
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Safe Entries

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 9e57724e8041b93b
6b380b233165529e
99cd24e8
5ff04f97c32cd350
f936d4cd268cb4f8
No 10.0.17134
.112
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.17134
.112
United States
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 32ed6c846193721b
5e6b6fe9a1a7c780
af5fffdc
1f8b5bbe48b4daa7
a5bed7c3a4e4dd43
No 10.0.19041
.3570
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.19041
.3570
United States
3 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
4 N/A Non-executable 3566539165366a71
d849f40148b493b8
5c11b6a3
ad73bf5151dea70d
ec1689682aa5f43a
No N/A N/A United States
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