How to Remove “Fizzer.exe”

What is Fizzer.exe ?

Fizzer.exe is multi-vector worm that got its notoriety since 2003. This virus is usually spread via emails and shared folders, and although it operates slowly the consequences it has are disastrous.

Fizzer.exe laces its influence on Windows address books, cookies, Internet Explorer temporary files and shared folders. The worm then starts targeting and sending spam or pornographic content to all the addressees it comes across. In most cases, the subject line for the emails send to these clueless victims are spoofed. 

For e.g., consider it a red flag when you receive a mail from someone in your address book saying: “Easy way to make $$money$$ online!!!” or “Apple is giving FREE iPhone 6 to 1,000 customers!”

Affected Platform: Windows

How to find system is affected by Fizzer.exe malware?

There is no ascertained way to diagnose a PC for Fizzer.exe virus, because its doesn't show any warnings or messages. However, precautions can be taken to avoid getting Fizzer.exe virus infection. For example, if you see mails with alluring but dubious subject lines and you are not sure about the sender's identity, don't open the mail or any attachments inside it.

How to remove the fizzer.exe file from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Step 1: Download and install Comodo 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.

Step 5: Wait until the Comodo Internet Security updates the antivirus.

Step 6: Initiate a quick scan that instantly begins after the update.

Step 7: If the system is infected with fizzer.exe malware or any other threats, you will be prompted with an alert screen upon scanning.

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

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First Seen: 06 September 2009 at 10:04 am
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