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: 27 January 2009 at 8:54 am
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Product
Version
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Virus.Win32.
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No 1.0.9.000 1.0.9.000 Russian Federation N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 29 October 2008 at 5:55 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Bethesda Softworks Executable a4d6288c293eadfe
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Yes 1.1.13.000 1.1.13.000 France
2 Bethesda Softworks Executable d446f99065f1d702
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