How to Remove “Faxmng32.exe”

What is Faxmng32.exe?


Faxmng32.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as WinFax PRO. It belongs to product Symantec WinFax PRO and was developed by company Symantec Corporation. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files. Malware programmers or cybercriminals write different types of malicious programs and name it as Faxmng32.exe to spread virus.


Affected Platform: Windows OS


How to check if your computer is infected with Faxmng32.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 Faxmng32.exe malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • Faxmng32.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 Faxmng32.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 Faxmng32.exe malware.

How to remove Faxmng32.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Ideally, replacing the existing Faxmng32.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 Faxmng32.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 16 January 2011 at 11:40 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Symantec Corporation Executable 7746f1b82193e7d8
58b36ddbdd6dd896
8c4757cb
d70fa0e38b37225c
8d9d025e02b16558
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
No 10.00.2001
.0910
10.00 Indonesia N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 24 June 2008 at 10:10 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Symantec Corporation Executable 75d14d3c1533f0fb
af494d9b8bbdaad5
f896d004
186ab05d2788972e
1919a44aed5469b2
No 10.00.2000
.0223
10.00 Turkey
2 Symantec Corporation Executable b26ef58b1c90a28d
f5efd4ec7275193d
11c0380e
fbbff56597e2fc2d
798a9f6f1400e223
No 10.00.2002
.1212
10.00 France
3 N/A Executable c8b64964902093fd
bb18e629a6641b05
5e4040fb
N/A No N/A N/A Mexico
4 Symantec Corporation Executable a20f16a55d421f17
afd48cb783b2f715
7ceecd97
e2369d10f6057631
720c5ff1e0c5d536
No 9.02.98.11
28
9.02 Internal Submission
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