How to Remove “GreenBrowser.exe”

What is GreenBrowser.exe?


Originally developed by  Microsoft Corporation, GreenBrowser.exe is a legitimate file process and also known as GreenBrowser Web Browser  that is associated with GreenBrowser Application. It is an important component of GreenBrowser Application and is located in C:\Program files by default.

GreenBrowser.exe virus is created when malware authors write virus files and name them after GreenBrowser.exe with an aim to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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


If your system is affected by GreenBrowser.exe malware, you will notice one or the several below symptoms:
  • GreenBrowser.exe occupies an unusually large CPU memory
  • Erratic internet connection
  • Your browser is bombarded with annoying popup ads
  • Computer screen freezes
  • PC's processing speed suffers
  • You are redirected to unknown websites

To pinpoint the virus file location, take the following steps:

Step 1: Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys at once to open Task Manager.

Step 2: If you notice the file located outside C:\Program files, you should run an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

How to remove GreenBrowser.exe malware from system using Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

You can either choose to remove GreenBrowser.exe and other malwares using Comodo Antivirus, or Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) – both of which are absolutely free to download! CCE is a set of computer security tools designed to help you identify and remove malwares and unsafe processes from an infected computer.

To remove malwares using CCE, take the following steps:

1. Check the system requirements and download the feature-rich CCE suite for free.

2. After installation, choose the type of scan you want to perform. CCE offers 3 scan options to get rid of malwares from a PC:
  • Smart Scan: Does a scan on critical areas of your system.
  • Full Scan: Does a complete scan of your system.
  • Custom Scan: Does a scan only on selected items.
The process to initiate the above mentioned scans are self-explanatory and thus, easy-to-use. 
Additionally, it's recommended that you approve of any updates that the CCE will prompt you about to ensure it does a better job of identifying all the latest threats.

3. Click 'Next' to view the results.

Regardless of the type of scan you choose, the results will sometimes show false positive (flagging files that are actually safe), which has to be ignored. Only select the files you want to get rid of.

4. Click 'Apply' to apply the selected operations to the threats. The selected operations will be applied.
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Malware Entries

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Safe Entries

First Seen: 17 January 2009 at 8:23 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
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1 MoreQuick.com Executable 5d3609f3c44a0949
2df00c783444c0c1
32434f1c
9d26ea366a02afc6
daa0232c64859cad
No 5, 2, 922,
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5, 2, 922,
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Internal Submission
2 MoreQuick.com Executable d538cb08e5a9986c
ebc746c767c98bcc
911cc16d
552569b2c35bb581
68a42ff6a9e4e2c6
No 5, 2, 922,
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5, 2, 922,
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3 MoreQuick.com Executable b335b69ecbc89566
0a728f69d8a7e436
1844f927
de022459855b817e
6b9aade268637a28
No 5, 9, 802,
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5, 9, 802,
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Iran, Islamic Republic of
4 MoreQuick.com Executable e54fc88ee4f5e0fe
bb8cab5c81174e47
9384a798
12c35e766f85cab5
16020a1e49cc5c4f
No 6, 1, 117,
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6, 1, 117,
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United States
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