How to Remove “LOIC.exe”

What is loic.exe?

loic.exe is a legitimate file process developed by unknown company. It is associated with Low Orbit Ion Cannon.  You can locate the file in C:\Program Files. The virus is created by malware authors and are named them after loic.exe file.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to check if your PC is infected with loic.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 loic.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 loic.exe malware from system with Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) incorporates 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 loic.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 loic.exe  malware from your computer including all other malwares!
 

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 20 September 2008 at 7:14 am
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Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 542edc688c0e8d9c
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Unclassified
Malware
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2 N/A Executable 9986cfb40c981d10
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Unclassified
Malware
No 1.1.1.25 1.1.1.25 Dominican Republic N/A
3 N/A Executable c4f6e27c981598fb
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TrojWare.MSI
L.HackTool.L
oic.ad
No 1.1.2.1 1.1.2.1 United States N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 25 July 2008 at 11:23 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Non-executable ddde18a5a2b3d7cf
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710d501d
ab12e36168eee58e
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No N/A N/A United States
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