How to Remove “MetaLang.exe”

 

What is metalang.exe?

metalang.exe is a legitimate file process and also known as MetaQuotes Language Compiler developed by MetaQuotes Software Corp.  It is associated with MetaQuotes Language 4 Compiler (MQL4). You can locate the file in C:\Program Files. The virus is created by malware authors and are named after metalang.exe file.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

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

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to check if your PC is infected with metalang.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 metalang.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 metalang.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 metalang.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 metalang.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!
 

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 02 October 2010 at 4:49 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 MetaQuotes Software Corp. Executable ccecd3eae4e8de09
5045320d3a7772dc
2fc7d699
485314005a082f39
3a250d4b398789ee
EmailWorm.Wi
n32.Runonce.
~v001
Yes 4.0.0.226 4.0.0.226 India N/A
2 MetaQuotes Software Corp. Executable eea1401f2843b247
7be23da785f9fe82
94e23706
15676cce7bb21244
e66839eb28a295c1
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
Yes 4.0.0.392 4.0.0.392 128.68.161.46/32 N/A
3 MetaQuotes Software Corp. Executable eea1401f2843b247
7be23da785f9fe82
94e23706
15676cce7bb21244
e66839eb28a295c1
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
Yes 4.0.0.392 4.0.0.392 Iran, Islamic Republic of N/A
4 MetaQuotes Software Corp. Executable eea1401f2843b247
7be23da785f9fe82
94e23706
15676cce7bb21244
e66839eb28a295c1
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
Yes 4.0.0.392 4.0.0.392 Singapore N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 27 March 2010 at 11:29 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 MetaQuotes Software Corp. Executable 2e0a0381ae0e3bfa
8fa2b7e974768fc2
23337003
e6aebe7d81deea4c
8fdaf9d26b6c42c9
Yes 4.0.0.409 4.0.0.409 Internal Submission
2 MetaQuotes Software Corp. Executable cb7e75d1ba12cd3d
48044caf591c772d
9a3bcf7d
53486306fe37192d
eb3aaa6fee168b2a
Yes 4.0.0.419 4.0.0.419 United States
3 MetaQuotes Software Corp. Executable c423a4cee9923295
be85f6378973b01d
880680ae
aa0dfa25ab439ea5
67a38ffebc6e38e9
Yes 4.0.0.418 4.0.0.418 Ukraine
4 MetaQuotes Software Corp. Executable c423a4cee9923295
be85f6378973b01d
880680ae
aa0dfa25ab439ea5
67a38ffebc6e38e9
Yes 4.0.0.418 4.0.0.418 Russian Federation
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