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: 25 March 2018 at 9:29 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 BitTorrent Inc. Executable 9408902698bdd3c8
32399210f0cde7ec
4cfb1fa6
e5a44112b5eb8256
a5e583bc5a174e3b
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 3.5.3.4439
6
3.5.3.4439
6
Turkey N/A
2 Internet Web Executable 5164be976c69dfd2
836f9f936cc56464
786ae82a
c63348655e65b6a9
c6197f88e6d75c36
Application.
Win32.Instal
lCore.KX
Yes N/A 3.7 Australia N/A
3 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
4 BitTorrent Inc. Executable fd2cd5073ef55bf4
8264afcfe508af91
d06c7d8c
baae99de75a2288b
b9b48c8ebef39406
Packed.Win32
.MUPX.Gen
No 3.5.3.4435
8
3.5.3.4435
8
Taiwan N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 20 February 2015 at 8:02 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 BitTorrent Inc. Executable edc13476387881ec
e5ad39b81f79c8fc
5967eb0d
294b617bbd748e41
48446fec12ab87e5
Yes 3.5.3.4439
6
3.5.3.4439
6
10.108.51.235/32
2 BitTorrent Inc. Executable 46a696e50bea1a5b
1bba508e3e200a3a
81c30a3f
b47abe0994e98e41
c5e081bd9edd727f
No 3.4.2.3875
8
3.4.2.3875
8
United States
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
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
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