How to Remove “GreenBrowserUpdate.exe”

What is greenbrowserupdate.exe?

greenbrowserupdate.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as update MFC Application. It is associated with Update Application developed by unknown. It is located in C:\Programfiles by default.

Malware programmers write virus files with malicious scripts and save them as greenbrowserupdate.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

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

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

  • Unstable internet connection
  • greenbrowserupdate.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 greenbrowserupdate.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:\Programfiles perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

How to remove greenbrowserupdate.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 greenbrowserupdate.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!
 

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 06 March 2009 at 1:40 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 η½‘θ”ζœΊζž„ Executable 4af10317d60ef964
b455f0f96d40294c
8757cc58
5cb8e05d4da083fb
834d3ec8ad0d3c1c
Win32.Packer
.B
No 1.0.0.1 1.0.0.1 Internal Submission N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 21 November 2008 at 8:36 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 MoreQuick.com Executable 840f57f4c4b76af6
7977c854591249a3
c28ce740
6002be60f31c6903
02d407d4a6f19135
No 1, 8, 0, 0 1, 8, 0, 0 10.224.1.54/32
2 MoreQuick.com Executable 840f57f4c4b76af6
7977c854591249a3
c28ce740
6002be60f31c6903
02d407d4a6f19135
No 1, 8, 0, 0 1, 8, 0, 0 United States
3 MoreQuick Executable da19acd3d4068851
6a1307209758f672
416028ca
352d03f9743abd7e
0f06992b8192bec7
No 1, 5, 0, 0 1, 5, 0, 0 United States
4 MoreQuick Executable da19acd3d4068851
6a1307209758f672
416028ca
352d03f9743abd7e
0f06992b8192bec7
No 1, 5, 0, 0 1, 5, 0, 0 10.224.1.57/32
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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