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: 11 October 2011 at 8:24 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 BitTorrent Inc. Executable 1396d4414a884e35
c396b36471f5c856
b5150f4e
f69839e4e13eae62
84189e7cf055eb8c
Win32.Jeefo.
A
No 3.5.5.4531
1
3.5.5.4531
1
Ukraine N/A
2 BitTorrent Inc. Executable 2bedc1cbc5ffc6ba
46124651a0e30957
db05719a
ea2b288a11f5219d
d1f64dacd9dfc580
Win32.Jeefo.
A
No 3.5.5.4531
1
3.5.5.4531
1
Ukraine N/A
3 BitTorrent Inc. Executable 13d3acbd4df67617
911734f0ff3d558b
3592c367
7928d49ee6573ed4
7892d959c653fba8
Packed.Win32
.MUPX.Gen
Yes 3.5.3.4442
8
3.5.3.4442
8
United States N/A
4 BitTorrent Inc. Executable d6f7e5804c909a51
3e9dabbe579adef8
b9a83a38
003761e5bc22aacc
5d86f06f5f10667e
Packed.Win32
.MUPX.Gen
No 3.5.5.4531
1
3.5.5.4531
1
176.117.192.23/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 20 December 2008 at 1:16 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 BitTorrent, Inc. Executable bb81f1681ee13a60
e06b99012fc470c3
59d68cc2
f273346a29252e3d
aff0e8339e9984cf
Yes 3.0.0.2522
0
3.0.0.2522
0
Internal Submission
2 N/A Executable 10a650a0e988de3b
8b1362d88309e997
823077ca
f58a09008afee0fa
31e8fc17b9bf5a2e
No N/A N/A Ukraine
3 N/A Executable 0b9757cfaef3ab51
310ff844eac333e6
e986a0e5
0e2137502449143f
04133498b9621a2e
Yes N/A N/A Internal Submission
4 BitTorrent, Inc. Executable 483f49e654c9b69f
101d532363c53da5
e83fc8f4
e5880bd58a64c3c1
d439806ae140bae5
Yes 2.0.4.2158
6
2.0.4.2158
6
Internal Submission
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