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

First Seen: 06 February 2013 at 11:09 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 MoreQuick.com Executable a605b97b116bd419
d743ad8c9f1b1668
bcc5fe5b
8e52978100995cb3
61caace0431700b1
Virus.Win32.
Alman.A
No 6, 4, 515,
0
6, 4, 515,
0
China N/A
2 MoreQuick Executable 6bf8d0443d15d6d8
f5c79e0df869971c
8d4e09cc
f55eb820558796aa
40f52dce5daaea3e
Unclassified
Malware
No 4, 2, 605,
0
4, 2, 605,
0
Internal Submission N/A
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
41

Safe Entries

First Seen: 09 October 2009 at 12:12 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 MoreQuick.com Executable ea9d7688367872aa
8df8b6c2921c2396
f8e88b78
d4b79e3b0cd891b4
87875d8372ad1323
No 6, 3, 822,
0
6, 3, 822,
0
10.224.1.117/32
2 MoreQuick.com Executable 415a0e33db679a79
cc4a7409ebe78b43
3b2ef45e
8b5f79e0b21f7b4e
b19e10e0f3ffe859
No 6, 4, 515,
0
6, 4, 515,
0
10.224.1.62/32
3 MoreQuick.com Executable 5d3609f3c44a0949
2df00c783444c0c1
32434f1c
9d26ea366a02afc6
daa0232c64859cad
No 5, 2, 922,
0
5, 2, 922,
0
Internal Submission
4 MoreQuick.com Executable ea9d7688367872aa
8df8b6c2921c2396
f8e88b78
d4b79e3b0cd891b4
87875d8372ad1323
No 6, 3, 822,
0
6, 3, 822,
0
Internal Submission
Display 4 items per page
  • 4 items per page
  • 8 items per page
  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
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