How to Remove “KillWind.exe”

What is KillWind.exe?


KillWind.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as KillWind. It belongs to KillWind and was developed by Mission Critical Sosftware Solutions. It is commonly stored in C:\users\user\downloads\killwind.exe . Malware programmers or cybercriminals write different types of malicious programs and name it as KillWind.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Each malware is different and causes unique problems to the system. You will notice one or several of the following symptoms if your system is infected with KillWind.exe malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • KillWind.exe file is taking more of your CPU memory 
  • System performance is very low
  • Browser is redirected to some strange websites
  • Interference of annoying popup ads
  • Other malwares infiltrate into the system

To further establish the malware infection, 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 KillWind.exe and open the file location

If the file is located outside C:\users\user\downloads\killwind.exe, then it is likely that the system is affected with KillWind.exe malware.

How to remove KillWind.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Ideally, replacing the existing KillWind.exe file on your computer with a different version procured from the internet is advisable. To remove the file using Comodo's trusted and effective antivirus software, follow the steps below:

Step 1: Download the 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 antivirus.

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 KillWind.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!
 

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 07 November 2010 at 11:53 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Mission Critical Sosftware Solutions Executable f1e1c8189b53e7f3
b1e16e0eafdf04ff
94aacf71
30f0e47b3f52fd3d
88d30f16caa6db57
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.A
No 1, 0, 0, 3 1, 0, 0, 3 Australia N/A
2 Mission Critical Sosftware Solutions Executable 15ce77cb5ffe8f2a
d006527525877bb7
d325ff93
366b2b8c88e6b19a
2fa442767c0aba30
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.A
No 1, 0, 0, 3 1, 0, 0, 3 Italy N/A
3 Mission Critical Sosftware Solutions Executable 2ca5ad3e23880977
d90f7c60a7bd7505
b4a66363
26076a6722e81e80
9b9c7ee99bc692c4
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.A
No 1, 0, 0, 3 1, 0, 0, 3 France N/A
4 Mission Critical Sosftware Solutions Executable 55976efa01d03483
4f21b9e403a431c2
dcb1d288
9433635246721483
9c908caaf2ac5646
Virus.Win32.
Ramnit.A
No 1, 0, 0, 3 1, 0, 0, 3 United Kingdom N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 05 October 2012 at 2:22 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 清蓝保姆 Executable 9f0cd21c95f0cc4a
c826997c62558cf7
6d3abaf0
61af7a2465d0e8bc
3cac1d3b3f08f38c
No 1.05 1.05 Internal Submission
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