How to Remove “BitComet.exe”

 

What is BitComet.exe?


BitComet.exe is a legitimate file process developed by Bitcomet. It is associated with program BitComet - a BitTorrent Client. You can locate the file in C:\Program Files. The virus is created by malware authors and are named them after BitComet.exe file.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with BitComet.exe malware?

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to check if your PC is infected with BitComet.exe malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • Browser redirects to unwanted websites
  • PC performance slows down
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • System screen freezes repeatedly

If you find any of  the above mentioned symptoms, take the following steps to be sure about the malware infection:

1) Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

2) Go to the process tab and right-click on the BitComet.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then you should take measures to get rid of the malware.

How to remove BitComet.exe malware from system with Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) incoporates antivirus software with unique features like auto-sandboxing to identify and obstruct every suspicious process running on an endpoint with a single click. To remove malwares using BitComet.exe, follow the steps mentioned below:

Step 1: Download the CCE suite.

Step 2: To start the application, double-click on the CCE.exe file.

Step 3: It then probes the antivirus to initiate a full system scan to identify and remove any existing malicious files.

Step 4: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

Step 5: Comodo Cleaning Essentials will remove BitComet.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!
 

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 16 February 2011 at 7:27 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Firseria s·l· Executable d38da8735b809d23
c871a384f4305060
10905b0f
2be4a9f70f0f9323
16bb1425177f842b
TrojWare.Win
32.Trojan.Ob
fuscated.~EN
Yes 1.0.0.14 1.0.0.14 United States N/A
2 www.BitComet.com Executable 6343e7d12208c8cd
0b2c1c26f5f708cf
fb1856b6
f1e0e59ff1158c81
61042604a8a56997
Virus.Win32.
Agent.dp0
No 1.02 1.02 Taiwan N/A
3 N/A Executable be14b627e829bd4e
af66c1364265628a
a7d5c541
7a142f9914115cd3
4977d4f59bfa67ac
Packed.Win32
.MUPX.Gen
No N/A N/A United States N/A
4 www.BitComet.com Executable 92426e0cc3e38b11
d9bf769da7e6454a
831baeaa
08e152a578ff9655
0521eb4edb362fd7
Heur.Suspici
ous
Yes 20110111 20110111 Internal Submission N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 March 2009 at 6:25 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 www.BitComet.com Executable 604a6ab9af096f48
f009ff48a057492a
cd175f27
7e9dd40f4709adcd
04a1c1a1975f20d5
Yes 1.32 1.32 Thailand
2 www.BitComet.com Executable 708f7344fb7ec728
a108d77fdafc6dc4
827d65a6
4d09a6306679afed
9536347478d5c846
Yes 1.32 1.32 Poland
3 www.BitComet.com Executable 0987af5d4ea6e2d8
8c8aecf2c3f348fa
d0431587
0a3e8dcd7db3dd49
85dbb9d1fbfc8608
Yes 1.33 1.33 Internal Submission
4 www.BitComet.com Executable 21bb16cd51fd4d5a
fb72676277e54c75
243fc874
aeb352e818af1de0
9894d5d50a7478cc
Yes 1.32 1.32 10.224.1.117/32
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