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

Safe Entries
First Seen: 06 June 2023 at 11:41 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 BitTorrent Inc. Executable 56b29537317cf06a
efe6014a517c4988
0befcae4
64a7a7ffdc1992f0
f007333e24d5ff6f
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 3.5.5.4562
8
3.5.5.4562
8
Russian Federation N/A
2 BitTorrent Inc. Executable eb062ae63624aca9
6cc1299a3f183b43
0b22d7d8
230db6c43fab2d13
87dde87beea814df
Packed.Win32
.MUPX.Gen
No 3.6.0.4684
6
3.6.0.4684
6
Russian Federation N/A
3 BitTorrent Inc. Executable ba3ed77bf75cd233
f542a4adb409b74d
6fb175cc
e088987f08111bd6
72b584aa527236ab
Packed.Win32
.MUPX.Gen
Yes 3.5.5.4655
2
3.5.5.4655
2
Russian Federation N/A
4 BitTorrent Inc. Executable 16b5afe52ecf9c85
6b57c0bbcc5cdab7
06937df0
48f95eaeb5479c5b
829298113e2847ca
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 3.5.4.4463
2
3.5.4.4463
2
Russian Federation N/A
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Safe Entries

Safe Entries
First Seen: 21 October 2023 at 7:03 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable f5c73f9d71a19fc8
98bdb0e41a752a7a
8c6beefe
97d3d948a857d98e
ea04d3d092a39fe3
Yes N/A N/A Russian Federation
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