How to Remove “ImSetup.exe”

What is ImSetup.exe?


ImSetup.exe is a legitimate file process developed by Perion Network Ltd. It is associated with program IncrediMail.  You can locate the file in C:\Program Files. The virus is created by malware authors and are named them after ImSetup.exe file.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with ImSetup.exe malware?

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to check if your PC is infected with ImSetup.exe malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • Browser redirects to unwanted websites
  • PC performance slows down
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • System screen freezes repeatedly

If you find any of  the above mentioned symptoms, take the following steps to be sure about the malware infection:

1) Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

2) Go to the process tab and right-click on the ImSetup.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then you should take measures to get rid of the malware.

How to remove ImSetup.exe malware from system with Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) incoporates antivirus software with unique features like auto-sandboxing to identify and obstruct every suspicious process running on an endpoint with a single click. To remove malwares using ImSetup.exe, follow the steps mentioned below:

Step 1: Download the CCE suite.

Step 2: To start the application, double-click on the CCE.exe file.

Step 3: It then probes the antivirus to initiate a full system scan to identify and remove any existing malicious files.

Step 4: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

Step 5: Comodo Cleaning Essentials will remove ImSetup.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 22 December 2011 at 2:04 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable f36c59a7e95ba719
686dc570a9b7d015
707bd714
5bbcd3a5a998affd
6e441380a5bf7104
Win32.Jeefo.
A
No 6, 0, 7,
4559
6, 0, 7,
4559
Hungary N/A
2 SweetIM Technologies Ltd. Executable 4a55ced04a6613d7
4984e9cd1baae85f
5cd3a340
4f8f3c91427745d9
ce551a7f903d2ef6
ApplicUnwnt Yes 4, 1, 0,
304
4, 1, 0,
304
United States N/A
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56

Safe Entries

First Seen: 09 June 2008 at 11:38 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable 7a218af028e462dc
533a0d60f7f66a89
a7f3b468
579cea2cf3d8af66
b389879fb410e06c
No 5, 6, 8,
3384
5, 6, 8,
3384
United Kingdom
2 N/A Executable aa074c2bb1afeddc
3d585baf9561cb15
6bc2ac11
3db375c053e7e691
c65a77cc33ebb14c
Yes 6, 2, 9,
5203
6, 2, 9,
5203
Australia
3 N/A Executable ee3af5909828dd39
e9e92d9f1c3539fb
81d54399
74b81a458df4098c
e6fa8ff15ebd42b3
Yes 6, 3, 9,
5274
6, 3, 9,
5274
Internal Submission
4 BillP Studios Executable b3486d3e9378c1cf
82fc6a6340462b07
eaa58fad
8a3a1c738564787d
17ddf47e18bf7e15
No 2.4.0.0 2.4 Brazil
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