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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Malware Entries

First Seen: 16 September 2018 at 3:25 pm
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 0efa216bb4eb8ea4
a3ad10c1594c297f
c7e5d287
68b3b1be95768c88
b69b9b45b663006f
Win32.Neshta
.A
No N/A N/A 10.224.25.40/32 N/A
2 Jordan Russell Executable d07d147aabd41176
f0bf041dc2dbaac0
c639b50c
afe8291ce9b6d080
6bd8b1f151e0f860
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.A
No 51.5.0.0 N/A Czech Republic N/A
3 N/A Executable a388d666fedaf283
bcd2d386c6ec7d6d
a97f268b
3ba56e4925bf67b9
1faa4035fc3b679f
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A United States N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 22 June 2015 at 8:40 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable d1fc22bc7ee14678
8300e6dfe2be8a28
9dc02579
ceb1868885227f28
58d21cbd9ebea2c5
No 51.52.0.0 N/A United States
2 N/A Executable 6ef0423eea1467f0
3ce6c93f8a084918
7c2bb275
decda371fea37cc9
9493ea2428aeb44b
No 51.52.0.0 N/A United States
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