How to Remove “SIUNINST.EXE”

What is SIUNINST.EXE?

SIUNINST.EXE is a legitimate file. This process is known as Software Informer Setup. It belongs to Informer software and was developed by Informer Technologies, Inc. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files.
Malware authors write different types of malicious programs and name them as SIUNINST.EXE to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with SIUNINST.EXE malware?       

Each malware is different and causes unique problems to the system. You will notice one or several of the following symptoms if your system is infected with SIUNINST.EXE malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • SIUNINST.EXE file is taking more of your CPU memory 
  • System performance is very low
  • Browser is redirected to some strange websites
  • Interference of annoying popup ads
  • Other malwares infiltrate into the system

To further establish the malware infection, 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 SIUNINST.EXE and open the file location

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then it is likely that the system is affected with SIUNINST.EXE malware.

How to remove SIUNINST.EXE malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Ideally, replacing the existing SIUNINST.EXE file on your computer with a different version procured from the internet is advisable. To remove the file using Comodo's trusted and effective antivirus software, follow the steps below:

Step 1: Download the award-winning Comodo Free Antivirus.

Step 2: Installation configuration frames will be displayed. Select the configuration you would like to apply.

Step 3: Select Customize Configuration option and arrange installers, configuration, and file location.

Step 4: Once the Installation is Finished, restart your PC.

Step 5: It will take some time for the Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

Step 6: Proceed with a quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

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

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 11 October 2010 at 8:11 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable f98a3f29be1af5f8
fe3216ae00c6b938
582bbf35
4e11ab4a9cd57bd0
6da68941c636bbd9
TrojWare.Win
32.Patched.Q
No N/A N/A India N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 22 November 2008 at 6:05 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 TechSmith Corporation Executable fa16ab1a211fff69
a9015610cb15240e
d5608322
38fddaaa60d84bd3
55e969b466367234
No 6.2.0 N/A Internal Submission
2 TechSmith Corporation Executable 1c114e6628957c80
e4d2a92ce1e0f859
20a570a1
66813753db810f8c
52be127e6a2ff018
No 1.0.0 N/A United Kingdom
3 TechSmith Corporation Executable 554398dc024781af
50e1e897d6ec7c62
af86efa2
613f33920fc0d557
d9a8cd82c5f5a5da
No N/A N/A Internal Submission
4 TechSmith Corporation Executable d373785a2516ea62
554257aa2a778f29
10901595
c88e453118fe2241
5f199cc4982b8ebb
No 1.0.0.0 N/A Internal Submission
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