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: 09 December 2018 at 12:47 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
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Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 4300848a112af4c8
6582651c0ce81a7b
c6c5d657
ca7c8029b30b28cb
45ee3c79b781ddec
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A Philippines N/A
2 Alexander Roshal Executable d8bc0cd9d9a08c66
890af7d8fee5a80f
ad911381
73a4208b0341d1da
70282f2b2d15ff96
Win32.Jeefo.
A
No 5.61.0 5.61.0 United States N/A
3 N/A Executable 83f9d094430e727d
f19204082ea349d3
d8de890d
3b377f3ff4854534
dbb259700c8821bf
ApplicUnwnt No N/A N/A United States N/A
4 N/A Executable dec55f3d48aef77b
0833875253180224
413e81be
1ef383c4cfa0736c
32425c5a47e62a64
ApplicUnwnt No N/A N/A 172.72.6.149/32 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 a7dbca5abbda7d8d
a3eef9967cb5487a
618ada34
a9596632add4a7c3
edb0d37e54f34952
No N/A N/A 10.224.25.96/32
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