How to Remove “UNINS000.EXE”

What is unins000.exe?

unins000.exe is an legitimate executable file popularly known as Setup/Uninstall application. It is associated with Skype messenger application which is developed by Skype Technologies – now a subsidiary of Microsoft Corporation. It is typically located in C:\Program Files.
Malware programmers create files with virus scripts and name them after unins000.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with unins000.exe malware?

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to see if your PC is infected with unins000.exe malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • unins000.exe takes too much CPU space
  • PC slows down significantly
  • Browser automatically redirects to some irrelevant websites
  • Unsolicited ads and popups starts appearing
  • Screen freezes constantly

Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible unins000.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:\Program Files, then you should run an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

How to remove unins000.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus Software?

Step 1: Download the award-winning Free Internet Security.

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

Step 3: After network detection is complete, press “Close” button for a scan window.

Step 4: Restart your PC.

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

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 the unins000.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!
 

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First Seen: 10 July 2018 at 9:48 am
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Signed
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Version
Product
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344a0e3110f57f91
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a13676e4c0e2fb7d
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Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1.00 1.00 Venezuela N/A
2 N/A Executable 5cabb4366c32d653
aa38ab9528dc93f6
fc1e4c75
217b6d04c5c9136f
22df9d623de67aae
Virus.Win32.
MadAngel.n
No 51.1052.0.
0
N/A Nigeria N/A
3 N/A Executable b4d9ec4acd17bd8e
746d241c788d11fe
7b9f4410
cad743e9d728a86c
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Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 51.1052.0.
0
N/A Venezuela N/A
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