How to Remove “ST5UNST.EXE”

What is ST5UNST.EXE?

ST5UNST.EXE is a legitimate process file popularly known as Application removal Program for Visual Basic Setup Toolkit. It belongs to Microsoft Visual Basics for Windows, developed by Microsoft Corporaion. It is located in C:\Windows\System32 by default.

Malware programmers write virus files with malicious scripts and save them as ST5UNST.EXE with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

How to determine if your computer is infected with ST5UNST.EXE malware?

Look out for these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with ST5UNST.EXE malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • ST5UNST.EXE occupies extra CPU space
  • PC processing speed slows down
  • Browser often redirects to irrelevant websites
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes repeatedly

Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible ST5UNST.EXE malware attack:

Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

Step 2: If you notice the file located outside C:\Windows\System32, perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

How to remove ST5UNST.EXE malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

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

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove ST5UNST.EXE malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 01 March 2010 at 1:43 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 71ca76567d30919f
a8acd3fa572cf6f2
3da5b4ee
70fd5003d16f6ec6
380c8bb9ba446345
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
No 5.00.3716 5.00.3716 Brazil N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable bb850bcf29c3a92c
0bc9fe21d76c077b
7a8993fd
f9fb350949d22c18
580aba91147fce84
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.00.3716 5.00.3716 Indonesia N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable f00a034872acb0f1
5387f47ac4d408a0
eee3439a
895cc0a079147f38
1542c333ebc668d2
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 5.00.3716 5.00.3716 Indonesia N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 091f90356dfb9683
c049f8056e0e3354
9e40cd0f
89ec0b153b66a33e
95c9739e33700d15
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.00.3716 5.00.3716 Canada N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 12 July 2008 at 3:08 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable b7cb901de441a221
24e5582fa5bebdb2
bb19340a
8165580921df43a1
9f8ee5c73b9a403c
No 5.00.3716 5.00.3716 Germany
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable f452b49a714b7207
79d4718027b9afd9
b98b4562
714ed5e4095af389
d1c20d1e19fde793
No 5.00.3716 5.00.3716 Internal Submission
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable f452b49a714b7207
79d4718027b9afd9
b98b4562
714ed5e4095af389
d1c20d1e19fde793
No 5.00.3716 5.00.3716 10.224.1.53/32
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable f452b49a714b7207
79d4718027b9afd9
b98b4562
714ed5e4095af389
d1c20d1e19fde793
No 5.00.3716 5.00.3716 10.224.1.62/32
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