How to Remove “UTORRENT.EXE”

What is uTorrent.exe?

uTorrent.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as µTorrent. It is associated with µTorrent applicatoin developed by BitTorrent.  It is located in C:\Program Files by default.

Malware programmers write virus files with malicious scripts and save them as uTorrent.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

How to determine if your computer is infected with uTorrent.exe malware?

Look out for the these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with uTorrent.exe malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • uTorrent.exe occupies extra CPU space
  • PC processing speed slows down
  • Browser often redirects to irrelevant websites
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes repeatedly

Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible uTorrent.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 perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

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

Step 1: Download our award-winning Free Antivirus

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

Step 3: Select Customize Configuration option and arrange installers, configuration, and file location.

Step 4: Restart your PC after the installation gets over

Step 5: Wait for Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

Step 6: Proceed with the quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be notified through an alert screen.

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove uTorrent.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!
 

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 27 February 2018 at 10:28 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Internet Web Executable 5164be976c69dfd2
836f9f936cc56464
786ae82a
c63348655e65b6a9
c6197f88e6d75c36
Application.
Win32.Instal
lCore.KX
Yes N/A 3.7 Australia N/A
2 BitTorrent Inc. Executable dc46ac7b54b0e85b
53dc392fa7595682
910c9ae2
1dc4790582fef40d
3a599eff7e46ba3b
EmailWorm.Wi
n32.Runonce.
~v001
Yes 3.4.9.4308
5
3.4.9.4308
5
Pakistan N/A
3 BitTorrent Inc. Executable 0d09a2a928208515
984435ff88dc3511
6fd88bfb
4cf9c89c4f4f6119
e098cc53c64a2c39
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 3.5.1.4433
2
3.5.1.4433
2
Brazil N/A
4 BitTorrent, Inc. Executable 25acce67cb838d5e
8e39944542646c49
d621d90d
fe5c16c10adce4d9
b137cd31a45de52e
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 2.2.0.2307
1
2.2.0.2307
1
156.220.72.30/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 09 March 2018 at 3:34 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 uTorrent Executable ab36487be3b32a66
c9ae9f22aeb9302f
04ab98a8
8e74381e263bba58
ef2ac9fddc88cc11
No 3.5.3.4435
8
3.5.3.4435
8
Brazil
2 BitTorrent Inc. Executable edc13476387881ec
e5ad39b81f79c8fc
5967eb0d
294b617bbd748e41
48446fec12ab87e5
Yes 3.5.3.4439
6
3.5.3.4439
6
10.108.51.235/32
3 BitTorrent Inc. Executable 4eeb0d8c55bcc6ff
06aa279216cfc44c
1a394ab5
a7d704b14d238e9a
01ffda03a692ef9c
Yes 3.5.3.4439
6
3.5.3.4439
6
United States
4 BitTorrent Inc. Executable edc13476387881ec
e5ad39b81f79c8fc
5967eb0d
294b617bbd748e41
48446fec12ab87e5
Yes 3.5.3.4439
6
3.5.3.4439
6
Poland
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