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: 24 September 2018 at 12:58 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable b23a8a2539886c47
6306ccd978547eaf
1ff89b88
697d407fc415c86f
1975b6831b3325e1
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No N/A N/A India N/A
2 BitTorrent Inc. Executable cab1dbd6f2fb9853
2dd2314fd23f9eb5
926395f6
5b7b71849ff2078d
061ae3989f77671a
Win32.Jeefo.
A
No 3.5.4.4463
2
3.5.4.4463
2
Ukraine N/A
3 BitTorrent Inc. Executable 4ff647ad35e010c3
65fbab1ee025cdda
868a7dc9
7f7fbaccfb002abb
f9784249a76c37d1
Win32.Jeefo.
A
No 3.5.4.4463
2
3.5.4.4463
2
Ukraine N/A
4 BitTorrent Inc. Executable 6a615edc7e7227ea
2a4434553a4c6a38
c4ce6654
599c8aa37b2262dd
eb1eff464dccea6f
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 3.4.9.4297
3
3.4.9.4297
3
5.155.7.12/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 07 October 2018 at 5:54 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 BitTorrent Inc. Executable 7d00e5e8f3190d3a
fb6fab182c8cd01a
5101a5f5
22c3f529df0ed841
057905c6d7dff5b2
No 3.5.4.4463
2
3.5.4.4463
2
156.204.154.55/32
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