How to Remove “Magnify.exe”

Magnify.exe is a legitimate file developed by Microsoft for Windows Operating System. This process is known as Magnifier and it is associated with Magnifier. It is located in the subfolder of 'C:\windows'.Malware programmers create files with virus scripts and name them after magnify.exe with an intention to spread virus on the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Magnify.exe file can easily be infected by trojan. Keep an eye for the following symptoms to see if your PC is infected with magnify.exe malware:

  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • Magnify.exe takes too much CPU space
  • PC slows down significantly
  • Browser automatically redirects to some irrelevant websites
  • Unsolicited ads and popups starts appearing
  • Screen freezes constantly

Take the following steps to diagnose your PC for possible magnify.exe malware attack:

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

Step 2: If you notice the file located outside C:\Windows, then you should run an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

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

Step 1: Download the award-winning Comodo Free Antivirus.

Step 2: Check on the “Do not detect new networks again” option when Comodo Internet Security internal firewall activates the network detection process.

Step 3: After network detection is complete, press “Close” button for a scan window.

Step 4: 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 magnify.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 29 January 2018 at 7:34 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable bb2b0455f207fa42
5a8bebf65df6aa8c
29fb9cb6
43556cec89f92249
6796ee6861538b77
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
Ethiopia N/A
2 Корпорация Майкрософт Executable a958f7f08e4705ab
96057563c251e54f
f6e80ae5
8f98828d0a82ab3e
a67045f26c6b4b44
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2105)
5.1.2600.5
512
Russian Federation N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable c04cc236ccb51a2c
92e4238ba6e85734
6b444948
9918d0c2470baa20
60c5541c7eddf2ce
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
Indonesia N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable dfbac46055682ef3
96c20a8b1d96e143
71834d07
7941b175872fc58f
3b8d2ba15621e2c9
Virus.Win32.
Virut.Ce
No 6.1.7600.1
6385
(win7_rtm.
090713-125
5)
6.1.7600.1
6385
Nigeria N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 18 March 2012 at 6:37 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable 12d9f70726ecd44f
4a7c4e77e4a09f5d
61695c1c
4efda5571d16e4be
b5e1c1a7c1e4b45c
No 10.0.17738
.1000
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.17738
.1000
Poland
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 1ae0ffdbf0337eee
994515dfac2ea1eb
d6d13406
4e3c8dd0c40f1b89
26d8dff46a3d6520
No 5.00.2195.
6139
5.00.2195.
6139
United States
3 ReactOS Development Team Executable ae20e88adaf8cb12
f042b71ac6c56c40
97a2f319
19f4416238cae28d
142ab556de8ddd55
No 0.4.8 0.4.8 United States
4 ReactOS Development Team Executable 92de1202cb44eb12
53ae6f8fbc712dc4
3150f22e
111e6375d8cf57d8
d88f1984f774f3ad
No 0.4.9 0.4.9 10.108.51.116/32
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