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: 24 November 2011 at 10:11 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 789098e0eac6c7a1
22bf73f92f83ddb5
7703383f
60d18985dcd6e45f
175c1dfd00f6cba6
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 4.0.0.409 4.0.0.409 Ukraine N/A
3 N/A Executable e2d0910e0b1b589a
0176d04b40ed4279
200e763d
07f1934a33be19e5
480d4ef77d6ba03f
Virus.Win32.
Neshta.a1
No N/A N/A 31.40.31.231/32 N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 09 November 2011 at 9:56 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 MetaQuotes Software Corp. Executable cb7e75d1ba12cd3d
48044caf591c772d
9a3bcf7d
53486306fe37192d
eb3aaa6fee168b2a
Yes 4.0.0.419 4.0.0.419 United States
2 MetaQuotes Software Corp. Executable 2e0a0381ae0e3bfa
8fa2b7e974768fc2
23337003
e6aebe7d81deea4c
8fdaf9d26b6c42c9
Yes 4.0.0.409 4.0.0.409 Internal Submission
3 MetaQuotes Software Corp. Executable e36d35f3c91b972f
201970d68e45b9e1
58f9051c
f58f981eaba5a909
97d746529f6521aa
Yes 4.0.0.432 4.0.0.432 Singapore
4 MetaQuotes Software Corp. Executable cb7e75d1ba12cd3d
48044caf591c772d
9a3bcf7d
53486306fe37192d
eb3aaa6fee168b2a
Yes 4.0.0.419 4.0.0.419 United States
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