How to Remove “Cys.exe”

What is Cys.exe?

Cys.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as Configure Your Server Wizard. It is associated with Windows Operating System developed by Microsoft Corporation. It is located in C:\Program Files by default.

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

Affected Platforms: Windows OS


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


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

  • Unstable internet connection
  • Cys.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 Cys.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 Cys.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 Cys.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!
 

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 06 November 2010 at 9:35 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 19ec969f7e35c18b
5f2c9d69acce4f86
b2f5bcb9
892f9620e3c72d73
ee6bd944dc02c713
ApplicUnsaf.
Win32.HackTo
ol.Agent.~A
No N/A N/A 10.224.1.117/32 N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable b6807ca8ed3f1f1d
045285118d674a4d
064c9a20
62058fc4fe2dd3ba
e966bb8a833f3650
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
No 5.2.3790.3
959
(srv03_sp2
_rtm.07021
6-1710)
5.2.3790.3
959
Taiwan N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 19f5793c66b526d2
d0431f553a68eceb
0cd745dd
eab4a80aa31ab42c
1ab9e80eac5d3255
MalCrypt.Ind
us!
No 5.2.3790.1
830
(srv03_sp1
_rtm.05032
4-1447)
5.2.3790.1
830
Russian Federation N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 0e23ded112001014
ebb9ba4ce913e872
bd44514e
3765361e1d0065c8
f8be8fb470bf40a3
Virus.Win32.
Sality.q
No 5.2.3790.3
959
(srv03_sp2
_rtm.07021
6-1710)
5.2.3790.3
959
Russian Federation N/A
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26

Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 June 2008 at 3:05 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 3fd4ff352ca4e4c8
013dee7107ca601a
65fc543f
4f797e66c02083e0
d9182e0b75fd1db9
No 5.2.3790.3
959
(srv03_sp2
_rtm.07021
6-1710)
5.2.3790.3
959
Indonesia
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable db8d346ac6c7c304
14cee4004415e334
94b621ce
549beebbe986a895
5974307c7447d461
No 5.2.3790.3
959
(srv03_sp2
_rtm.07021
6-1710)
5.2.3790.3
959
Venezuela
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 2a64c536196bac6e
25bdffca5b6df634
41bfc330
1c6dd11d0dc6a1b7
ec1cf94edd54cfad
No 5.2.3790.1
830
(srv03_sp1
_rtm.05032
4-1447)
5.2.3790.1
830
10.224.1.65/32
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable 3fd4ff352ca4e4c8
013dee7107ca601a
65fc543f
4f797e66c02083e0
d9182e0b75fd1db9
No 5.2.3790.3
959
(srv03_sp2
_rtm.07021
6-1710)
5.2.3790.3
959
10.224.1.57/32
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