How to Remove “HelloWorld.exe”

What is HelloWorld.exe?


HelloWorld.exe is a legitimate process file popularly known as Dotfuscator Sample Application.  It is associated with software Dotfuscator Sample Application developed by PreEmptive Solutions, LLC . It is located in C:\Program Files by default.

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

Affected Platforms: Windows OS

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


Look out for the these symptoms to check if your PC is infected with HelloWorld.exe malware:
  • Unstable internet connection
  • HelloWorld.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 HelloWorld.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:\Program Files perform an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

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


Windows OS PC Security Softwares: 

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 19 August 2018 at 11:07 pm
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Version
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1 Oleg N. Scherbakov Executable 23aa01dcf7c4de68
5618be20d753274d
62740f81
e8a9eb467ace6517
c7bbc25447a85c45
Unclassified
Malware
No 1.6.0.2712 1.6.0.2712 Poland N/A
2 N/A Executable 3f3e09e03c1bb029
ce8da2c95628de58
07d62df6
4f26a35800832685
f951dc450b0a32e0
Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A 10.224.25.40/32 N/A
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No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
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