How to Remove “Hash.exe”

What is Hash.exe?


Hash.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by Unknown. This process is known as File hasher and it belongs to the Hash. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files.
Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of Hash.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by Hash.exe?

Viruses can easily affect and corrupt “.exe” files causing several system malfunctions. Below are the symptoms to check if your system is infected with the malware:

  • Problem during computer start-up.
  • Problem during program start-up.
  • Errors while running specific functions.
  • Damaged and missing link files.
  • Conflict in the process.
  • Missing or corrupted driver files.
  • Invalid Windows registry.
  • Hardware malfunction.

To further establish the infection of malware, take the following steps:

  • Go to Task Manager by pressing the combination of keys CTRL+ALT+DEL.
  • Go to the process tab and right-click on the Hash.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files folder, then you should perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware infection.

How does Comodo Antivirus help you to protect your system from Hash.exe malware?

Comodo Antivirus protects your system from malware attacks and also removes any existing infections. Following are the steps to effectively purge out the Hash.exe malware from your system.

Step 1: Download and install Comodo 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.
Step 5: Wait until the Comodo Internet Security updates the antivirus.
Step 6: Initiate a quick scan that instantly begins after the update.
Step 7: If the system is infected with Hash.exe malware or any other threats, you will be prompted with an alert screen upon scanning.
Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove Hash.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 24 September 2008 at 8:55 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 keir.net Executable 6281e3e01fbc2da9
d6de25dc369f68bd
c454b20b
9f010bcf7df0fa13
952ca4ff185ddb5b
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 1, 0, 4, 0 1, 0, 4, 0 Brazil N/A
2 N/A Executable addb65b79a168261
7583168567205233
ee3e49b0
6be9706fa65e24bd
022034e987f32cf1
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
3 keir.net Executable 8c3e0afae187d1a8
9c73856b58182119
35fa1460
65f03a46b275298a
d5f52a2c5b2a27b8
Unclassified
Malware
No 1, 0, 4, 0 1, 0, 4, 0 China N/A
4 N/A Executable 36b1ad6c5a83d7f8
2edef3de89f09dc5
e6a67614
cd6d4c4c589351c1
38d407940ef63cd0
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
No N/A N/A Internal Submission N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 31 July 2008 at 11:09 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 keir.net Executable c609a0a7b5950b7b
6210176c72fbb584
05c4721a
68ad88cf233ee3e0
50357df03742600a
No 1, 0, 4, 0 1, 0, 4, 0 10.224.1.21/32
2 Softspecialists Executable 5ee696927bd1e476
59821ee2f0eec31a
e18df672
6d436b0098f58eac
3d59450bfd9c72bf
No 1.1.0.1 1.1.0.1 Internal Submission
3 keir.net Executable 1e3b9c6da563a6cb
969c603fe763068b
0452ac53
018d34e3ad2804d3
1db10e90c2b52359
No 1, 0, 4, 0 1, 0, 4, 0 Internal Submission
4 GPF Comics Executable f0dab58e38a408b2
8dbd20993acdcdda
2f2a6dda
2a68368df0518037
e759374d36fcba2b
No 1.6.1.65 1.6.1.65 10.224.1.116/32
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