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: 16 April 2018 at 2:28 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 BitTorrent Inc. Executable a8359b2cc26d3c46
8cf3b2d98125dabf
e357b05d
2842f09ec81d00db
2551e3754397e4d3
Win32.Jeefo.
A
No 3.5.4.4449
8
3.5.4.4449
8
Ukraine N/A
3 BitTorrent Inc. Executable ecda9a0bb949504f
5553ec7f3c75b848
0c982a4c
44ddefcf1595c11a
acd36c27969c9caa
EmailWorm.Wi
n32.Runonce.
~v001
No 3.5.0.4358
0
3.5.0.4358
0
Pakistan N/A
4 N/A Executable b982d82ffecc2766
fa09e9dc233fa2fa
c8f9f82a
640d8c16ddf47411
10d84e9963663c24
TrojWare.Win
32.Spy.E
No N/A N/A 105.226.161.247/32 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 8f466fcd1065164d
127c81f643837be0
50350127
5f21d9bbb43df5cf
7943e0286173578e
No 3.5.4.4452
0
3.5.4.4452
0
10.224.25.40/32
2 BitTorrent Inc. Executable 4ab9ad45c476570c
8c795addec671477
ef846d0c
5b274f8984902e9e
db7f3b3dd446cf76
Yes 3.5.4.4459
0
3.5.4.4459
0
10.224.25.44/32
3 BitTorrent Inc. Executable 46a696e50bea1a5b
1bba508e3e200a3a
81c30a3f
b47abe0994e98e41
c5e081bd9edd727f
No 3.4.2.3875
8
3.4.2.3875
8
United States
4 BitTorrent Inc. Executable 4eeb0d8c55bcc6ff
06aa279216cfc44c
1a394ab5
a7d704b14d238e9a
01ffda03a692ef9c
Yes 3.5.3.4439
6
3.5.3.4439
6
United States
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  • 32 items per page
 
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