How to Remove “KeyGen.exe”

What is keygen.exe?

keygen.exe is a key generator file for illegal softwares. It belongs to Spoon Studio Keygen, developed by Code Systems Corporation for the Windows operating system. It is commonly stored in c:\program files. Taking advantage of its popularity among users who are willing to use the free key generator, malware programmers write virus codes and save them with the file name mimicking keygen.exe to spread malware through the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

keygen.exe malware virus might cause your computer to slow down or make your internet connection erratic.

Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

Step 2: If you notice keygen.exe located outside the designated c:\program, you should run an antivirus scan to get ride of the malware.

How to remove the keygen.exe file from system using Comodo Free Antivirus?

Step 1: Download our award-winning Comodo 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: Once the Installation is Finished, restart your PC.

Step 5: It will take some time for the Comodo Internet Security to update the virus protection software.

Step 6: Proceed with a quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove the keygen.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!
 

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First Seen: 25 November 2018 at 2:15 pm
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