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 www.BitComet.com Executable 6343e7d12208c8cd
0b2c1c26f5f708cf
fb1856b6
f1e0e59ff1158c81
61042604a8a56997
Virus.Win32.
Agent.dp0
No 1.02 1.02 Taiwan N/A
2 N/A Executable be14b627e829bd4e
af66c1364265628a
a7d5c541
7a142f9914115cd3
4977d4f59bfa67ac
Packed.Win32
.MUPX.Gen
No N/A N/A United States N/A
3 www.BitComet.com Executable 92426e0cc3e38b11
d9bf769da7e6454a
831baeaa
08e152a578ff9655
0521eb4edb362fd7
Heur.Suspici
ous
Yes 20110111 20110111 Internal Submission N/A
4 F¡rser¡a s·l· Executable c4e26a61d82cd11f
be7ca4b780276077
ae1ebf9b
6ca31821f39008cd
e81787319a5463f8
Application.
Win32.Solimb
a.J
Yes 1.0.0.23 3.0.23 United States 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 21bb16cd51fd4d5a
fb72676277e54c75
243fc874
aeb352e818af1de0
9894d5d50a7478cc
Yes 1.32 1.32 Internal Submission
2 www.BitComet.com Executable ebd7d3a12dcbd670
80550290d90be179
f37067d9
2a48dd8dc46aacaa
0fe042c4bbf4487c
Yes 1.45 1.45 104.236.253.252/32
3 www.BitComet.com Executable f0a9f58f3b5cea2e
a42a70aabb686196
f23a9f50
31c962027490b166
920bd4a2176a2f4c
Yes 1.31 1.31 10.224.1.54/32
4 www.BitComet.com Executable f0a9f58f3b5cea2e
a42a70aabb686196
f23a9f50
31c962027490b166
920bd4a2176a2f4c
Yes 1.31 1.31 United States
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
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