How to Remove “WZSESS32.EXE”

What is WZSESS32.EXE?

WZSESS32.EXE is a legitimate process file popularly known as Winzip Session Services Process. It belongs to WinZip, developed by WinZip Computing, S.L. It is located in C:\Program Files by default. Malware programmers write virus files with malicious scripts and save them as WZSESS32.EXE with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

How to determine if your computer is infected with WZSESS32.EXE malware?

Look out for these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with WZSESS32.EXE malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • WZSESS32.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 WZSESS32.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 WZSESS32.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.

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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 WZSESS32.EXE malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 24 October 2011 at 5:57 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 WinZip Computing LP Executable a9f20f5a0e2d949a
acc36ee153fa3b35
adf84635
20423ebb5adc0f2c
9a2bba56ff9461e8
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.A
No 1.0
(32-bit)
11.0
(7310)
United States N/A
2 N/A Executable 11ece6d523762ac1
966fda61c91f46b1
5f95e387
e19b8096e879ee0c
b0babf9c42b014be
Win32.Neshta
.A
No N/A N/A Romania N/A
3 N/A Executable 0f3bc6ac0708b930
c2630507432afb58
bca45c0d
5869c37b9483e6fb
3edae052ee8a2246
Win32.Neshta
.A
No N/A N/A Russian Federation N/A
4 WinZip Computing LP Executable 427d6c117d658836
cdd4357e5a5ebb34
e7cd0884
acac82ec872a0942
779c2671323d280c
MalCrypt.Ind
us!
No 1.0
(32-bit)
11.0
(7310)
India N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 19 July 2008 at 9:55 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 WinZip Computing, S.L. Executable 04bcfbbb3f85949e
d170317577ca7a6f
882f1bde
6d9011629b3820d4
b0ac398ae19b1550
Yes 1.0
(32-bit)
14.5
(9069)
Internal Submission
2 WinZip Computing, S.L. Executable b7d01065739b02ff
516894f7596a6753
ad331ae6
6c1fdc8943ab0f47
b45da7f8c622f60f
Yes 1.0
(32-bit)
11.1
(7446)
Internal Submission
3 WinZip Computing, S.L. Executable 7554871f7adfe9b3
ba8ddafda4aefbdf
abe2b88a
2bbc97882b188e98
e80bc56be78ce0dc
Yes 1.0
(32-bit)
15.5
(9320)
Internal Submission
4 WinZip Computing, S.L. Executable df716aee557be83a
7418fafcabbe1b96
aa1c5a9d
08909c1bb57a730d
dd8e47abb4501175
Yes 1.0
(32-bit)
11.1
(7446)
10.224.1.116/32
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