How to Remove “QTINFO.EXE”

What is QTINFO.EXE?

QTINFO.EXE is a legitimate executable file developed by Apple, Inc. This process is known as QTInfo Application and it belongs to QuickTime. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files. Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of QTINFO.EXE to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by QTINFO.EXE ?

Viruses can easily affect and corrupt “.exe” files causing several system malfunctions. Below are the symptoms to check if your system is infected with the malware:

  • Problem during computer start-up.
  • Problem during program start-up.
  • Errors while running specific functions.
  • Damaged and missing link files.
  • Conflict in the process.
  • Missing or corrupted driver files.
  • Invalid Windows registry.
  • Hardware malfunction.

To further establish the infection of malware, take the following steps:

  • Go to Task Manager by pressing the combination of keys CTRL+ALT+DEL.
  • Go to the process tab and right-click on the QTINFO.EXE file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then you should perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware infection.

How does Comodo Antivirus help you to protect your system from QTINFO.EXE malware?

Comodo Antivirus protects your system from malware attacks and also removes any existing infections. Following are the steps to effectively purge out the QTINFO.EXE malware from your system.

Step 1: Download and install Comodo Antivirus.

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Step 7: If the system is infected with QTINFO.EXE malware or any other threats, you will be prompted with an alert screen upon scanning.

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove QTINFO.EXE malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 11 September 2008 at 6:27 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Apple Computer, Inc. Executable 248f2af7431ea558
288b8d1482c88810
be7735ce
b900c222084d1885
4092fd7f0f8a7cc5
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.0.1 QuickTime
5.0.1
India N/A
2 N/A Executable 91ed7b17e65d0f3c
3dd392ec123e62c5
17eae5fe
768b431387f126e2
2c4d3f5622692672
Win32.Packer
.B
No N/A N/A Hong Kong N/A
3 Apple Inc. Executable a26b47ffbd881a84
554d0640d6da2d03
28c5bf02
82b3ee3388ead1f0
0f4a4a7d1dc24f8d
Virus.Win32.
Alman.A
No 7.5.5
(990.7)
QuickTime
7.5.5
(990.7)
Ukraine N/A
4 Apple Inc. Executable 446630e429d303c7
7a218d61d86d5f63
4eb6dc02
d0c9f91871125889
003abd39f4f4c4fb
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 7.6.2
(1324)
QuickTime
7.6.2
(1324)
Serbia N/A
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40

Safe Entries

First Seen: 03 June 2008 at 2:30 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Apple Computer, Inc. Executable 6d1b51643f59b3c3
7caaa15da6cb3f26
b73952e4
a33b76fbf1fd87c4
d2e7ae39938057d8
No 6.0 QuickTime
6.0
Italy
2 Apple Inc. Executable 3e7590da761ca8e5
e34ed13c1e21d4fa
474485bb
8418f8899b32b9c9
3f2973e929526da4
No 7.5 (861) QuickTime
7.5 (861)
Internal Submission
3 Apple Inc. Executable 5f30c6b7c5d1c69f
e4290ab74e839f63
131cc174
e4a85f90247dcb67
a948aea9afe73b6b
No 7.6.2
(1319)
QuickTime
7.6.2
(1319)
United States
4 N/A Executable 8089eed569ddd942
f56c0b5829092757
a0d3eaff
N/A No N/A N/A Philippines
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
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