How to Remove “DoScan.exe”

What is DoScan.exe?

DoScan.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as Symantec Antivirus. It is associated with Symantec Antivirus software, developed by Symantec Corporation. It is located in C:\Program Files by default. Malware programmers create files with virus scripts and name them after DoScan.exe  with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

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

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • DoScan.exe  takes too much CPU space
  • PC slows down significantly
  • Browser automatically redirects to some irrelevant websites
  • Unsolicited ads and popups starts appearing
  • Screen freezes constantly

Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible DoScan.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, then you should run an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

How to remove DoScan.exe  malware from system using Comodo Free Antivirus?

Step 1: Download the award-winning Comodo Free Antivirus.

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

Step 3: After network detection is complete, press “Close” button for a scan window.

Step 4: Restart your PC.

Step 5: It will take some time for the Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

Step 6: Proceed with a quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove DoScan.exe  malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 31 March 2015 at 7:54 am
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
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73584e8b
10851b36ddad7aee
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TrojWare.Win
32.Spy.KeyLo
gger.~P
No N/A N/A Ukraine N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 09 July 2009 at 5:48 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Symantec Corporation Executable 09693d0cee9547ca
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Yes 11.0.4202.
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11.0.4202.
48
China
2 Symantec Corporation Executable fb905287b4ed3dcf
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8491c771
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3e56de4954151b32
Yes 12.1.1101.
401
12.1.1101.
401
Internal Submission
3 Symantec Corporation Executable ffa518648a96cf03
2602e2813bfc3f26
4819281c
b40b1a35eb95ecb0
b9e14c62112ecb78
Yes 14.0.1904.
0000
14.0.1904.
0000
United States
4 Symantec Corporation Executable 10607e34b4e8bd02
10272b63d491b688
173229a5
8833b0419b85fa6b
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Yes 11.0.7300.
228
11.0.7300.
228
Internal Submission
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