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!

 

Windows OS PC Security Softwares: 

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 07 January 2018 at 10:07 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 7e50ac0e109d0214
9ae378d78379998a
6882477b
80ab2ab4502ceb9c
c17c5e5e4ba697a7
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A United States N/A
2 N/A Executable 64ef019b5bc00a51
b801ecc163aadf78
43b18c41
1a3ab01ba38776b3
9bdaa334e3f36067
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
No 51.52.0.0 N/A China N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 07 July 2008 at 5:21 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 5c343f31d314fdb0
273a45f9c3045aec
c91e968f
0ab8c42634518314
59df40be7ca5bdf6
No 51.52.0.0 N/A United States
2 ESTsoft Corp. Executable 08d3e83a31c2fabc
5d7819cb724340d9
f90181a3
ac75a917981405ef
3751dc319d71c034
No 11.4.28.1 11.4.28.1 10.108.51.140/32
3 N/A Executable 7651155b7c2e3788
bca58d1cfa8fd99a
57e57567
2c4ec68a6114293f
523e23a15dbf008a
No 51.1052.0.
0
N/A United States
4 N/A Executable 71343bc0ede8387b
1fa03344c4169661
83555eef
3e1a1c8a0869cea4
00af65a7b1376ef6
No 51.1052.0.
0
N/A United States
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