How to Remove “UNINSTALL.EXE”

What is uninstall.exe?

uninstall.exe is a legitimate executable file popularly known as Safe Connect Uninstaller. It belongs to Mozilla Uninstaller developed by Mozilla.org. It is typically located in C:\Program Files. Malware programmers create files with virus scripts and name them after uninstall.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

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

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • uninstall.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 uninstall.exe malware attack:

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 antivirus.

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 uninstall.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 14 September 2018 at 5:38 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 15281b4db20b4b80
07d19bdcdb4bc744
ea02c771
cd5711736099bc59
4a38247d520ad441
Unclassified
Malware
No 1.1.9.1515
4
N/A 181.39.118.72/32 N/A
2 N/A Executable 2a2a1ef7cf362c88
50012e31b8680340
7517ba8f
bb106d2f94964681
5451921b160c3b0b
ApplicUnwnt No N/A N/A Ukraine N/A
3 SkyNET Corporation Executable 5c2975f8a5f6c30a
2d89506ecb183962
a0261c5e
4df09664dfafabaf
934bad6af25b0845
ApplicUnwnt No 1.0.0.3 1.0.3 Hungary N/A
4 N/A Executable 9ab5a1a60e0e82ea
430ee325a2728ff4
90e97de2
482ee82fb3614391
6ebe175af64f8423
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A Pakistan N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 20 September 2008 at 4:53 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable d64583c4d25bdb7e
06500285bd16585f
7621a36d
b10c745cc124c0b5
e47092f885a63c76
No N/A N/A United States
2 N/A Executable 7978e4f9acaf3450
e8691289e6bf97ba
c2cc4a44
2737e4ac40b40aa4
46be01f76376825d
No N/A N/A United States
3 N/A Executable 631409bd5829a52e
e704ad3d135a3305
43000d36
484463c766bf3ec5
696f4f5cca5ccb42
Yes 0.2.2 0.2.2 United States
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