How to Remove “FalloutLauncher.exe”

What is FalloutLauncher?

FalloutLauncher.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as Fallout 3 Launcher.  It belongs to Fallout 3 Launcher and was developed by Bethesda Softworks. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files. Malware programmers or cybercriminals write different types of malicious programs and name it as FalloutLauncher.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Each malware is different and causes unique problems to the system. You will notice one or several of the following symptoms if your system is infected with FalloutLauncher.exe malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • FalloutLauncher.exe file is taking more of your CPU memory 
  • System performance is very low
  • Browser is redirected to some strange websites
  • Interference of annoying popup ads
  • Other malwares infiltrate into the system

To further establish the malware infection, take the following steps:

  • Go to Task Manager by pressing the combination of keys ctrl+alt+del
  • Go to the process tab and right-click on the FalloutLauncher.exe and open the file location

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then it is likely that the system is affected with FalloutLauncher.exe malware.

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

Ideally, replacing the existing FalloutLauncher.exe file on your computer with a different version procured from the internet is advisable. To remove the file using Comodo's trusted and effective antivirus software, follow the steps below:

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: Select Customize Configuration option and arrange installers, configuration, and file location.

Step 4: Once the Installation is Finished, 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 FalloutLauncher.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 05 March 2009 at 12:40 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Bethesda Softworks Executable 64f54ecc5e7ed6fb
7eb86fec2e037927
46059d8a
9bde0f461f037126
db1b820ced98a8f2
Virus.Win32.
Virut.q
No 1.0.9.000 1.0.9.000 Poland N/A
2 Bethesda Softworks Executable c3c40dda1388efe8
c8d41c12e09e508f
680f0afb
7143b8c12bbc52dc
e9cd640199753a82
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 1.1.12.000 1.1.12.000 Canada N/A
3 Bethesda Softworks Executable 64f54ecc5e7ed6fb
7eb86fec2e037927
46059d8a
9bde0f461f037126
db1b820ced98a8f2
Virus.Win32.
Virut.q
No 1.0.9.000 1.0.9.000 Internal Submission N/A
4 Bethesda Softworks Executable 64f54ecc5e7ed6fb
7eb86fec2e037927
46059d8a
9bde0f461f037126
db1b820ced98a8f2
Virus.Win32.
Virut.q
No 1.0.9.000 1.0.9.000 10.224.1.117/32 N/A
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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Safe Entries

First Seen: 26 November 2008 at 7:44 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Bethesda Softworks Executable a92b0356521302f3
a04561cda1b3a32f
f86490e9
26d7d9df8276982f
a79cc12673869f8a
No 1.1.13.000 1.1.13.000 10.224.1.117/32
2 Bethesda Softworks Executable a92b0356521302f3
a04561cda1b3a32f
f86490e9
26d7d9df8276982f
a79cc12673869f8a
No 1.1.13.000 1.1.13.000 Internal Submission
3 Bethesda Softworks Executable 5bc7bc8893d7da1d
9ca9ea39dfb17dcd
d66b47a2
7758af304b6b01d4
b4e1adfe6ab048e4
No 1.2.14.000 1.2.14.000 Czech Republic
4 Bethesda Softworks Executable cecca25000787646
ef0a332275f17e11
fe15f2e7
13675d914bbade69
4ec9220199a1d349
No 1.0.9.000 1.0.9.000 Internal Submission
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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