How to Remove “STREETS.EXE”

What is STREETS.EXE?

Originally developed by Microsoft Corporation, STREETS.EXE is a legitimate file process. This process is known as Microsoft Streets & Trips 2010 and it belongs to Microsoft Streets & Trips 2010. It is located in C:\Program Files by default.

STREETS.EXE virus is created when malware authors write virus files and name them after STREETS.EXE with an aim to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

If your system is affected by STREETS.EXE malware, you will notice one or several of the symptoms below:

  • STREETS.EXE occupies an unusually large CPU memory
  • Erratic internet connection
  • Your browser is bombarded with annoying popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes
  • PC's processing speed suffers
  • You are redirected to unknown websites

To pinpoint the virus file location, take the following steps:

Step 1: Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys at once to open Task Manager.

Step 2: If you notice the file located outside C:\Program Files, you should run an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

How to remove STREETS.EXE malware from system using Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

You can either choose to remove STREETS.EXE and other malwares using Comodo Antivirus, or Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) – both of which are absolutely free to download! CCE is a set of computer security tools designed to help you identify and remove malwares and unsafe processes from an infected computer.

To remove malwares using CCE, take the following steps:

1. Check the system requirements and download the feature-rich CCE suite for free.

2. After installation, choose the type of scan you want to perform. CCE offers 3 scan options to get rid of malwares from a PC:

  • Smart Scan: Does a scan on critical areas of your system.
  • Full Scan: Does a complete scan of your system.
  • Custom Scan: Does a scan only on selected items.


The process to initiate the above mentioned scans are self-explanatory and thus, easy-to-use. 
Additionally, it's recommended that you approve of any updates that the CCE will prompt you about to ensure it does a better job of identifying all the latest threats.

3. Click 'Next' to view the results.

Regardless of the type of scan you choose, the results will sometimes show false positive (flagging files that are actually safe), which has to be ignored. Only select the files you want to get rid of.

4. Click 'Apply' to apply the selected operations to the threats. The selected operations will be applied.

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 02 August 2009 at 1:29 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 PLAY.com.pl Executable 019c56e4822d0780
6fd9422f9e967d5d
88753b3c
3b78904c29723b95
5b7504a655a94a41
Unclassified
Malware
No 1.5 1.5 Russian Federation N/A
2 N/A Executable e1ab2073eec92697
cb1bc0c167fc8fc3
da9e9987
7c82d887aa56f144
5d21dc6a1921fe21
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No N/A N/A United States N/A
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33

Safe Entries

First Seen: 05 August 2008 at 4:02 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 882ad099e6e2642d
fddd6e60478350b5
97921328
1019df7509443929
63beb622fc87a4a9
No 18.00.13.2
700
18.00.13.2
700
Canada
2 Cosmi Corporation Executable 67d67d02b8c2aed3
fbd8e28257aaeed2
91e47bd1
e73e8412e78fa79b
aea6e00061bf57cc
No 1.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 United States
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable dff9d7f411a50c95
6ba1b24d590ec631
bc7a802a
00d5fe535d515f52
3dd8d9f8e35766ab
No 11.00.18.1
900
11.00.18.1
900
United States
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 61bb8f8a6d0e2653
8b5ef5f432c5e41e
422dce8f
677d9400ade9673a
b116b4579dfbef09
No 08.00.15.1
001
08.00.15.1
001
United States
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  • 32 items per page
 

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