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 September 2018 at 2:38 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 0bbdc9f698dc5df7
394ae314ee598df9
6214cb3f
ce0df8020eb4d60c
97c304be8d2defa5
Unclassified
Malware
Yes N/A 1.1 Poland N/A
2 BitTorrent Inc. Executable e1ca0d9997ee9260
2080d350cf9f5f34
0e522703
0ee01049276bb143
9b7d17d6815042fe
Win32.Jeefo.
A
No 3.5.5.4523
1
3.5.5.4523
1
Ukraine N/A
3 BitTorrent Inc. Executable 66308c1087fe6816
c12d3077a0a8e28d
fd0267fe
f41377e6e284f62e
682acc755eb1723a
Win32.Jeefo.
A
No 3.5.5.4523
1
3.5.5.4523
1
Ukraine N/A
4 BitTorrent Inc. Executable 504da08e802e128b
a693bface48a9a0c
fb57870f
4c0feb7755342569
c2fd99dccd3c669b
Packed.Win32
.MUPX.Gen
Yes 3.5.5.4521
7
3.5.5.4521
7
Pakistan N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 02 March 2019 at 5:44 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 BitTorrent Inc. Executable ece3e01a4c462cb0
067f8ee370e60dca
ce182a2f
4aba626c632f90a7
f35c70b137a2c5f8
Yes 3.5.5.4523
1
3.5.5.4523
1
176.50.131.31/32
2 N/A Executable c99f4067cda07755
330ef14ec779954c
d1de3201
d41b52a5900e9a72
fb0d80017a43dc46
No N/A N/A 10.224.25.96/32
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