How to Remove “SMTPSEND.EXE”

What is SMTPSEND.EXE?

SMTPSEND.EXE is a legitimate file. This process is known as smtpsend. It belongs to eScan and was developed by MicroWorld Technologies, Inc. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files. Malware programmers or cybercriminals write different types of malicious programs and name them as SMTPSEND.EXE to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with SMTPSEND.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 SMTPSEND.EXE malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • SMTPSEND.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 SMTPSEND.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 SMTPSEND.EXE malware.

How to remove SMTPSEND.EXE malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?
Ideally, replacing the existing SMTPSEND.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 SMTPSEND.EXE malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 16 July 2009 at 12:16 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Northern Codeworks Executable 976a7aee06f16ab4
dde78833ae90b344
2dec0762
ee7c97399cd7f1d1
94042b871d0d7d69
TrojWare.Win
32.TrojanDow
nloader.Code
cPack.fnp0
No 1, 0, 0,
1499
1, 0, 0,
1499
Iran, Islamic Republic of N/A
2 N/A Executable bda23f3612de62bc
cdf62198e4d1a8c0
f7eac87b
3dc2d5bf7b7962c4
3f90f35f965e54ef
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A United States N/A
3 N/A Executable 21de3bbea3c68ea9
89bc99a01b3392f3
386d3dd1
fc459cdda2cc1520
0031368795d6e81d
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
No N/A N/A United States N/A
4 MicroWorld Technologies Inc. Executable f65b15cce915fa93
becd5f0d14efaaad
6f73abdb
b9fc5441fa3e0ac7
4621f837afa6077a
TrojWare.Win
32.Agent.cyt
u
No 4, 0, 0, 1 4, 0, 0, 1 Internal Submission N/A
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47

Safe Entries

First Seen: 31 August 2008 at 8:54 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 StorageCraft Technology Corporation Executable 2cd13326938bb45a
707501507e319a98
1d98f644
ed0b181dc51c9969
7d63a10448c59f00
Yes 1.0.0.2 4.0.0.5885 Internal Submission
2 MicroWorld Technologies Inc. Executable 11dfb902eb2f15d8
b01cd1d08723e027
2cb33780
7adf63e53f1bf5a0
a7a4687479367cfe
No 4, 0, 0, 1 4, 0, 0, 1 Internal Submission
3 MicroWorld Technologies Inc. Executable 8806734843cb9bfd
2e51e614898e9b9e
c88c7b60
52b55d1489facffa
0c40caebf7944a5e
No 4, 0, 0, 1 4, 0, 0, 1 Internal Submission
4 http://www.rebex.net Executable 38b25eeeff354e44
bd940f0ee86dc330
62b4fed3
96fcf1d37578a001
84e0f092de998f65
No 1.0.6820.1
8119
1.0.6820.1
8119
United States
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