How to Remove “BitTorrent.exe”

What is BitTorrent.exe?


BitTorrent.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as BitTorrent.  It is associated with software BitTorrent developed by BitTorrent. It is located in C:\Program Files by default.

Malware programmers write virus files with malicious scripts and save them as BitTorrent.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

How to determine if your computer is infected with BitTorrent.exe malware?

Look out for the these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with BitTorrent.exe malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • BitTorrent.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 BitTorrent.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 BitTorrent.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Step 1: Download our award-winning Comodo Free Antivirus

Step 2: Installation configuration frames will be displayed. Select the configuration you would like to apply.

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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 BitTorrent.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 24 March 2009 at 1:42 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable f67fc10684c3b0d5
8d5cab01e0e251ce
4c06fd98
88bb9274884986d0
42d1fbad794ade21
Worm.Win32.R
Jump.C0
No N/A N/A Greece N/A
2 BitTorrent Inc. Executable 4c152695ee74ed4f
ea9531d095c5fc22
115d0cfc
ec0822405323a15c
a44fbc8e0c92f11d
Packed.Win32
.MUPX.Gen
Yes 7.9.2.3661
8
7.9.2.3661
8
Zambia N/A
3 BitTorrent, Inc. Executable fb6399ef5c39c8bc
b20e5819463369e3
968e1603
870d07fe32e79648
e721a5d905a830ba
Backdoor.Win
32.IRCBot.~d
y006
No 7.1.0.2250
2
7.1.0.2250
2
Pakistan N/A
4 BitTorrent Inc. Executable 3cfbf40389e09561
99f5fe97eadcd49a
f91141e6
e5261a84edc87940
1a6815d756ab5617
Unclassified
Malware
No 7.10.0.439
17
7.10.0.439
17
Nepal N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 02 September 2008 at 7:16 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 BitTorrent, Inc. Executable f4a6d9afc08544bd
78064dbdc72b8cd4
9a7a72aa
31f88e347bd95563
7ee05fa5c55b440c
Yes 7.2.0.2358
8
7.2.0.2358
8
Czech Republic
2 BitTorrent, Inc. Executable 090d59e64f4ae241
9074144ad6a54fe6
6fd1cfec
86ba254a9bf37a7c
d1b939c4f73aa476
Yes 7.2.1.2520
2
7.2.1.2520
2
United States
3 BitTorrent, Inc. Executable eb6bcaa63b3a46f1
e790909f719da597
ae7f7669
2db0697208c401e5
eb911db8140caf67
Yes 6.4.0.1867
5
6.4.0.1867
5
United States
4 N/A Executable fe5ae3d468314040
5759e984345e3023
0bb31f8b
39f3cb8d1c5abfde
814ef14d3b9f02e6
Yes N/A N/A United States
Display 4 items per page
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  • 32 items per page
 
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