How to Remove “Ghost32.exe”

What is Ghost32.exe?

Ghost32.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as Symantec Ghost. It is associated with Symantec Ghost software, developed by Symantec Corporation. It is located in C:\Windows\System32 by default.
Malware programmers write virus files with malicious scripts and save them as Ghost32.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

How to determine if your computer is infected with Ghost32.exe malware?

Look out for these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with Ghost32.exe malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • Ghost32.exe occupies extra CPU space
  • PC processing speed slows down
  • Browser often redirects to irrelevant websites
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes repeatedly

Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible Ghost32.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:\Windows\System32, perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

How to remove Ghost32.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Step 1: Download our award-winning 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: Restart your PC after the installation gets over.

Step 5: Wait for Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

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

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

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove Ghost32.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!
 

Windows OS PC Security Softwares: 

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 05 February 2018 at 4:18 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Symantec Corporation Executable ca91fe28db5b6deb
1f90a6166899879d
cfa4fc8c
2912247565bf2ed3
3b1f3ce1b54626c4
Virus.Win32.
Floxif.A
Yes 11.5.0.214
1
11.5.0.214
1
197.38.137.225/32 N/A
2 Symantec Corporation Executable b4b9b00af507e38a
589e142dc592b482
b3b5a15a
0efc5ef606c05777
d35a5eee4aab97d1
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 11.0.0.150
2
11.0.0.150
2
156.222.145.194/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 21 January 2009 at 10:57 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Symantec Corporation Executable 72189b3e4c880697
6f67d8d175981acf
aeb61bb0
e85ec5451f3ba04e
881d7cb599981a12
Yes 11.0.2.157
3
11.0.2.157
3
Internal Submission
2 Symantec Corporation Executable 34977fdcdbec9447
4c7807203c117118
0e2e9b50
6a0870843810574a
ad1096e6a26d6612
No 8.2.0.1117 8.2.0.1117 Lebanon
3 N/A Executable e7ca2f1cae993041
2fc3e6105c3b7321
01e60828
26a0b542ef82e55b
4155f6ecd7112bc5
No 11.0.2.157
3
11.0.2.157
3
United States
4 Symantec Corporation Executable ff12325a16c5b211
f2b0c56015c647dc
01e22dbb
16a646fba2fa24ec
03806e41c57502dd
Yes 11.5.1.226
9
11.5.1.226
9
United States
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