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: 05 February 2009 at 5:43 pm
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: 29 April 2009 at 6:34 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 8e0d2e8e741b37ca
ed512df1b310e142
ab83da79
9066988e4d042ca6
d91efbeaf1bb885d
No 4.00.2.10 4.00.2.10 United States
3 MetaQuotes Software Corp. Executable 110c4dddc0a83814
3f3d51e569a1c474
56c6dead
c0c0f9a26ffff272
9df4198fa55d7233
Yes 4.0.0.224 4.0.0.224 Internal Submission
4 MetaQuotes Software Corp. Executable ad9dcb9e91605ba7
bccbd64cf8f3727b
a40b5bed
9c0fef9534ca7195
f0eb0edad2839d4f
Yes 4.0.0.409 4.0.0.409 Australia
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