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: 07 March 2009 at 10:10 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 MoreQuick.com Executable 4b4a77cae99fb5b0
87af64e473e4b96e
7fc97f48
c4acc69db3d1a8b9
f305dbd4dab5bfe9
MalCrypt.Ind
us!
No 5, 3, 409,
0
5, 3, 409,
0
Russian Federation N/A
2 MoreQuick.com Executable a605b97b116bd419
d743ad8c9f1b1668
bcc5fe5b
8e52978100995cb3
61caace0431700b1
Virus.Win32.
Alman.A
No 6, 4, 515,
0
6, 4, 515,
0
China N/A
3 N/A Executable 4ecc78aafaa17f5a
a2b712cc78183559
fe8ece34
0920fbf710a18d5a
af7f35c5d6afd629
TrojWare.Win
32.Agent.bth
o
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
4 MoreQuick.com Executable de767a37121ac6ef
a5fc7753d1aecb3d
15bab284
07c9339b6f6cec4c
700909529ededea8
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.K
No 6, 4, 515,
0
6, 4, 515,
0
China N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 03 July 2008 at 3:28 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 MoreQuick.com Executable d99e2a16c1b57715
53c817f3ad89c31d
b658a7e4
1541b15a7a715a30
18a561048e5a9870
No 6, 5, 927,
0
6, 5, 927,
0
United States
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 Executable fb2a07febde2667d
ed62c17650c1cd57
9e5f78f1
9dbeaf0048585867
19cb27b88dc7f793
No 1, 0, 0, 0 1, 0, 0, 0 Internal Submission
4 MoreQuick Executable 1675384e05b8caf4
2078cca6c3597309
c7f2f352
a0f2da82ce7ccc24
dc43d4b061a54272
No 1, 0, 0, 0 1, 0, 0, 0 Internal Submission
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  • 16 items per page
  • 32 items per page
 
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