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!

Windows OS PC Security Softwares: 

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 20 September 2008 at 7:14 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable ca65fb9006785463
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6675f9b4
b5a6faa8d7f3633a
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Application.
MSIL.Hacktoo
l.Loic.~A
No 1.1.2.3 1.1.2.3 Canada N/A
2 N/A Executable 2eaa7349bbe43139
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428f925c
72c3128bc7f38f39
1fe9d1aa50dfac38
Unclassified
Malware
No 1.1.1.16 1.1.1.16 Internal Submission N/A
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5573c0fa
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Unclassified
Malware
No N/A N/A 10.224.25.32/32 N/A
4 Easy Software Executable 6041301a6c026898
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Unclassified
Malware
No 1.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 Internal Submission N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 31 August 2008 at 2:02 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 N/A Executable a875cdf90428ada5
444d0da94ea967f0
7a02234f
be2fe25fdd910494
4fd92ab63ec5920d
No 4.0.0.0 4.0.0.0 Internal Submission
2 Praetox Technologies Executable 77b18d5a4403a09e
8614de6f369d3174
c7919064
8c642430c8c75c25
350f524cce13cebb
No 1.0.0.0 1.0.0.0 India
Display 4 items per page
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  • 32 items per page
 
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