How to Remove “Ieexec.exe”

What is Ieexec.exe?


Ieexec.exe is a legitimate executable file developed by company Microsoft Corporation. This process is known as Microsoft IE Execute shell and it belongs to the product Microsoft .NET Framework. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files. Cybercriminals find a way out to mimic malicious programs in the name of Ieexec.exe to spread malware infection.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to detect whether your system is affected by Ieexec.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 startup.
  • Problem during program startup.
  • 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 Ieexec.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.

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 18 January 2012 at 11:19 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 1af761d8d812f9f2
2156ebcb96841c3b
fcfbf53f
8f57cc8f39f7b21d
5f4160dfdd7a644c
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 1.0.3705.6
060
1.0.3705.6
060
United States N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 08e033e0de06e064
99aa13ab3ab19580
69cab865
9bb3f3af40fc29bb
fd75597e86192200
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 2.0.50727.
4927
(NetFXspW7
.050727-49
00)
2.0.50727.
4927
Lao People's Democratic Republic N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable cf2e42537a60f5dc
7bd9173f1c946678
63109d37
ef80eb6ef447cd7f
fb85a0f62d3f0586
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 2.0.50727.
3053
(netfxsp.0
50727-3000
)
2.0.50727.
3053
Russian Federation N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable e03e5919b26bc74f
b761b77724f55c1b
e0486a77
a21e0ce59c599d3d
92d34be836f797ca
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 1.1.4322.5
73
1.1.4322.5
73
5.227.231.168/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 05 June 2008 at 1:55 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 493c8f65359f48f0
3651c3284f109967
a001b701
b831993554d1f248
5a705b62dbbb4cab
No 2.0.50727.
8742
(WinRel.05
0727-8700)
2.0.50727.
8742
10.224.25.45/32
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 1af1c6826e1ffb2c
02e190ea390d56de
a52d9bc6
2a6efff1efe42d27
9d74851edde33872
No 1.1.4322.5
73
1.1.4322.5
73
198.20.167.84/32
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable 9375085fbcf82151
3e8ca107427f35af
63606865
3a04aaa57f41db95
6eb9b01aa7112dd0
No 2.0.50727.
7905
(win9rel.0
50727-7900
)
2.0.50727.
7905
10.224.25.45/32
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable e799c571db690aa9
355fc31510f86f24
d1e530fa
9bae6647ba0d9a0a
d527879d03bdd463
No 2.0.50727.
6387
(Win8RTM.0
50727-6300
)
2.0.50727.
6387
198.20.167.84/32
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