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: 14 August 2012 at 4:19 am
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Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 http://www.blat.net/ Executable 6f3ab835215db7be
6942bdcb9e171082
dc0db4aa
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ApplicUnwnt No 3.0.7 3.0.7 United States N/A
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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 N/A Executable 8f1c3257fafde12a
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dc3f33a6
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No N/A N/A 10.224.1.21/32
2 N/A Executable b472dc855a389ca5
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No N/A N/A United States
3 N/A Executable 3d7eaa579395b56d
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5848fc10
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No N/A N/A Internal Submission
4 N/A Executable 8f1c3257fafde12a
a82d99ed9ceb0cd2
dc3f33a6
efa920bea8f32fef
7b8c6fd6c4e84f46
No N/A N/A United States
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