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: 29 September 2017 at 7:17 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Tim Kosse Executable 3e057e919c9b2e62
46b2458682dbd5ed
e90dfbad
b18945529b3c49ce
f3e242bedd8153fc
Unclassified
Malware
No 0.3.19.0 1.3.19.0 United States N/A
2 BitTorrent Inc. Executable 0de195dbf72784d3
8f0fd37bfe2bd310
995fed8b
4343383433c46e3e
9018bd8b0fadc678
Unclassified
Malware
Yes 3.5.0.4391
6
3.5.0.4391
6
United Kingdom N/A
3 N/A Executable 6ec934b5f27ad799
f991bea9e512b13e
25f52b40
44288979f8c70c71
9615786f3fbfe766
Packed.Win32
.MUPX.Gen
No N/A N/A United States N/A
4 N/A Executable a423374e1248f28d
62180d7475ee671d
3d2d127b
8cc2f59e063952e8
e25c0f22120f6e70
TrojWare.Win
32.Injector.
ZRA
No N/A N/A United States N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 12 December 2008 at 2:48 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 BitTorrent Inc. Executable 66b00156e20644f3
3cce9eb93d5e0b42
ab185c6d
fdffc3387478b4df
c8101781b4721026
Yes 3.3.2.3030
3
3.3.2.3030
3
United States
2 BitTorrent, Inc. Executable d474747211a05bc3
eec4f89822d461b8
b7d30b25
392aa0256fd79b46
5948c5c21a7c8d92
No 2.2.1.2553
4
2.2.1.2553
4
United States
3 BitTorrent, Inc. Executable 3176d4803e93f04f
b2a4882d78ee4117
650b8a32
88155d3d23ca8a1d
fb1f45ee3e4c8df8
Yes 3.2.3.2870
5
3.2.3.2870
5
United States
4 BitTorrent Inc. Executable 1c67652f217a8caf
d6316802bd9aeab4
c48e99d6
4a71146fcbbae8ec
b147a7ee0324cb53
No 3.4.5.4137
2
3.4.5.4137
2
United States
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